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Memory error on X 700


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Hello everyone,

i recently installed a Radeon X 700 into my Laptop and as soon as I install the video driver I get a Memory Error and the system freezes, so I can only use the standard Windows XP driver. Is there a way to deactivate say 50% of the VRAM on the card to see if the rest works? My card has 128 MB, maybe I can flash the Bios somehow, so it uses only 64 that are hopefully working fine. I also get permanent stripes in the picture right from the start, as soon as I switch on the Laptop, so there is definitely something wrong with the card, it's nothing else and it's not the driver.

Thanks for any help.

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If the new card is still under warranty, I would recommend getting it replaced. It is quite obviously defective.

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