That would be the next step... to make a M170 recognize the 7900GTX. He'd either have to make the 7900GTX look like a 7800GTX so the stock laptop bios will accept it, or he has to hack the laptop bios which is a whole different kettle of...
I third the sticky! (can I say that? 'third the sticky'? ah forget it).
I hope Juan will continue this endeavour until the next gen graphics cards at least! Tijgerts wants a free 8800GTX in his future M1710! (well, free of clock...
Now THAT's a Christmas present!
Edit: At the risk of sounding stupid and a little scared perhaps, did you mod the original 7800GTX bios this quickly or just change a 9 into an 8?
I mean, people have wanted this for SO VERY LONG and...
Aw... my poor lil' old M170 wants to be free too! Set it's 7800GTX freeJuan, please!
For all us 7800GTX owners out there who are chained against our wills to clocks.
For the love of god help uuuuuss!!! Waaaa!!!
You can tell rpm by ear? Wow, neat trick
As I recall the 8600 GPU fan is absolutely tiny, it'd need to rev it up badly to get any airflow going. 7K isn't impossible for such a teensy weensy fan.
'Ours' is slightly bigger but so is the...
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I've been gathering advice and knowledge at my ususal wateringhole (GoT) and have had lots of help there with my problem.
The solution is neigh!
Right now I've got two Ace schematics for running...