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Blind flash on GPU after defective nvidia card issue.

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Hello,
I'm trying to replace a defective Nvidia card in my Acer Aspire 7720G with a Geforce 9300GS MXM II only I'm struggling to find the correct files to do a blind vga bios flash with. Can anybody help with the following please.
What DOS system files do I need to put on a bootable USB stick if I'm using Vista OS and where do I find the correct ones? I've read Vista does not use any DOS boot files and I will need to find XP ones or Win98 for this purpose. Are any of these suitable?

http://www.bootdisk.com/bootdisk.htm

or should I just follow this tutorial?

http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/191416-dos-usb-boot-drive.html

And where do I get the correct video bios from as my card isn't listed in techpowerup's collection?

thanks

jonny
 

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What make is the 9300GS? Take a look through these lists, all by manufacturer......

http://www.mvktech.net/component/option,com_remository/Itemid,26/func,select/id,58/

As for the flash, you can get it working with vista, you will of course need your bootable floppy or USB plus this....

NVFlash (the actual bios programming software (DOS).......

http://www.techpowerup.com/downloads/1893/NVFlash_5.100.0.1.html

Then read this which will tell you everything you need to know........

http://www.techpowerup.com/articles/overclocking/vidcard/34
 
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