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Problem flashing Bios - Msi R9 280

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Or contact Solaris17 for help
I don’t assist anyone via PM. It’s a disservice to the forum.

The info in this thread is obvious enough anyway.
 

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I don’t assist anyone via PM. It’s a disservice to the forum.

The info in this thread is obvious enough anyway.
I thought so but this person needs to interpret it or grab a spi
 

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You need the chip clip

So I decided that I’ll buy a spi flasher is this good enough ?
No

Grab this one or a flashkat/flashcat.

Find youtube videos on how to use it.

 

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You need the chip clip



No

Grab this one or a flashkat/flashcat.

Find youtube videos on how to use it.

It comes with a clip
 

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Ok go for it
 

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ok so i got the spi flasher and its program when i do read device it shows me 00 on all hex spaces
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Your device state says not connected...

You might be best to take to a shop that knows what they are doing.
 

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Update: I don’t have any shop that would know how to do this so I had to keep trying myself , problem was that I had to switch the reverse the jumpers and now I get this (the spi is connected this time) I try flashing then it goes to 100% but after I click verify or read again it just goes back to this.
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