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GPU-Z Ranked as One of the Most Essential PC Apps by Maximum PC

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Wow I only use 5 of the programs on that list :laugh: GPU-Z FTW Go w1zzard :rockout:
 
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I use 10 out of the 32 myself a few id never heard of very interesting.

Definitly great publicity for TPU. :rockout:
 
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#28
w1zzard is a legend if only i was into programming like he is
nice guy too from what ive come across

thanks :respect:
 
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Congrats W1z!! It really is a great app.
 
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#30
You always had a nice app W1zz, MPC thinks you are kickass because of that. Keep it up ;)
 
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Congrats W1zzard!! One of the best programmers around!!!
 
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Nice job W1zz!:toast:

Keep it up!
 
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Thank you W1zzard! would be nice to see my beloved atitool back but anyway youre great keep your work up!
 

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Thank you W1zzard! would be nice to see my beloved atitool back but anyway youre great keep your work up!
He's working on it and has made some progress, but still has a long way to go unfortunately.
 
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W1zz FTW, TPU FTW! I used this app even on my old pc with integrated gfx XD
 

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#36
Uh GPU-Z doesn't even work on my radeon 3850 AGP with 9.1 or 9.2 drivers.

but I'm glad you are getting recognition because it did work flawlessly on my nVidia card.

Ok not so flawlessly for the 6800 ultra oc , which kept giving me questionable inacurate over bloated fantastic memory bandwidth numbers.

anyway congradulations ...

even if I think it's biased towards nvidia.

it gets handily whipped by oZone Caps.

but then again I don't really like oZone Caps

so I'm saying I like the GPU-Z GUI better

And I hope some day it works on my 3850 AGP

I really have no room to say anything bad about it since it was free.

never smart mouth the programmer or you won't get any help lol

cheers and I'm glad to see the program is getting such good pr.

at least now I know it's being worked on.

I've let the programmer know about my issue.

nVidia fans please stop bragging about your overpriced nVidia cards as if nVidia are somehow the leaders of the pack, ATI have repeatedly demonstrated they can whip the crap out of nVidia
so please just stop now, it makes you look stupid.

especialy when the story is Sapphire Radeon HD3850 whips the crap out of the 6800 ultra oc
and is the last AGP offering - basicaly meaning nVidia got punked on the AGP bus in the end.
 
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#37
woot really nice to hear this from maximum pc

He's working on it and has made some progress, but still has a long way to go unfortunately.
quick status update: stress test working and about as hot/hotter than furmark, nvidia overclocking fully working, ati overclocking mostly done, sensors reading done no fancy graphs yet, no fan control yet, working voltage control for gt200 w/ volterra and some early ati cards, lua api/scripting interface about 25% done
 
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#38
woot really nice to hear this from maximum pc



quick status update: stress test working and about as hot/hotter than furmark, nvidia overclocking fully working, ati overclocking mostly done, sensors reading done no fancy graphs yet, no fan control yet, working voltage control for gt200 w/ volterra and some early ati cards, lua api/scripting interface about 25% done
Thank you for the update on staus of the beloved ATITOOL.EXE !!!!! I miss her dearly!
I will test anything you want with it if you need volunteer.
 

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and no it won't be called atitool. we may have some naming/logo/icon competition at a later date
 
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and no it won't be called atitool
What are you steering towards for a name? Are you looking for suggestions?

lol fast editor you are!
 
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#41
Great work W1ZZ and TPU. Thanks for everything. I read the frontpage and forums on a daily basis, and it's nice to see some recognition from MaxPC.
 
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Congratulations! :D
 
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Uh GPU-Z doesn't even work on my radeon 3850 AGP with 9.1 or 9.2 drivers.

but I'm glad you are getting recognition because it did work flawlessly on my nVidia card.

Ok not so flawlessly for the 6800 ultra oc , which kept giving me questionable inacurate over bloated fantastic memory bandwidth numbers.

anyway congradulations ...

even if I think it's biased towards nvidia.

it gets handily whipped by oZone Caps.

but then again I don't really like oZone Caps

so I'm saying I like the GPU-Z GUI better

And I hope some day it works on my 3850 AGP

I really have no room to say anything bad about it since it was free.

never smart mouth the programmer or you won't get any help lol

cheers and I'm glad to see the program is getting such good pr.

at least now I know it's being worked on.

I've let the programmer know about my issue.

nVidia fans please stop bragging about your overpriced nVidia cards as if nVidia are somehow the leaders of the pack, ATI have repeatedly demonstrated they can whip the crap out of nVidia
so please just stop now, it makes you look stupid.

especialy when the story is Sapphire Radeon HD3850 whips the crap out of the 6800 ultra oc
and is the last AGP offering - basicaly meaning nVidia got punked on the AGP bus in the end.
way to dampen the mood with a ridiculous fanboi attack :shadedshu

Nicely done Wiz, I can proudly say that GPU-Z was what brought me to techpowerup in the first place :D
 

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#45
I defiantly agree, gpu-z is one of my favorite programs.

Thanks wizzzz
 

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#46
and no it won't be called atitool. we may have some naming/logo/icon competition at a later date
GPU-Tool to compliment GPU-Z ?
 

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I was thinking TPU-Tool, but GPU-Tool is pretty damn good!
 
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it's alright. i'm happy for any feedback i can get
Damn. Sorry, but I've never had any problems with it. Wish I had so I could give some constructive criticism! :p

Love it. Thanks W1zzard.
 
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#49
Thanks W1zzard for GPU-z and specially for our TPU F@H Forum :rockout:

Our TOP 100 is closer than ever - 1 day to GO :rockout:

Thanks to ALL the Hard-Work folders!! :toast:

PS. I've been tracking your points :rolleyes: Not a chance for a BOOST? :confused:
 
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#50
PS. I've been tracking your points :rolleyes: Not a chance for a BOOST :confused:
I started folding again yesterday, had to take a few days off, don't lock me up :respect: :laugh: