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Sapphire radeon x800xl 256mb problem

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by pugboy, May 12, 2007.

  1. pugboy New Member

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    hiya ive got a Sapphire radeon x800xl 256mb problem

    basicly fresh install of windows, everythings fine then I install the drivers from the disk and restart and i just get a black screen, the green power light doesnt go orange tho(strange)

    I then restart and apply last known good settings and everythings fine again, try to reinstall and I get the same problem
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    Try downloading the newest drivers from ATI.
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    ok tried that now im getting a blue screen and a restart

    any more ideas?
    im desperate to get this working and would apreciate any ideas at all
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  4. DOM

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    Can you put in your system specs
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    Also, will it let you boot into safe mode?
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    yeah it will let me boot into safemode fine

    will post my system specs in one minute

    thanks
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    W/O knoeing the specs of exact your onfig is this just a quessing game. I would quess that your PSU is perhaps not up to the job or you had a nVidia card before and did not completely uninstall everything - time for a fresh windows install.

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