Ati 5870 problem - crash Tags: Radeon Computer ATI Graphics Last response: March 15, 2010 6:22 AM in Graphics & Displays Share 2p12p1 March 13, 2010 3:36:14 PM hey. i have this problem with my ati radeon hd 5870. when i start up my computer, i see all these green lines, and dots all over the screen(this happens 30 seconds after launch), and after a minute it just go black screen. i returned it to where i buyed it, but there it worked fine, so i got it back. i tried it in a friends computer, and it worked fine, so it has to be my computer . i tried download the latest drivers, and a ATI hotfix, that should fix it, but it didn´t. i switched to my old gfx card, and it worked fine. i pulled out one ram block at a time, but that didn´t work. now i think it can has something to do with my motherboard, witch is this one: http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00906129&lc=en&cc=de&dlc=&product=3397528 i should say that it worked fine for about 2 weeks, and then this happend. i use windows 7 64-bit if i missed some details pls wirte. SORRY for my bad english More about : ati 5870 problem crash Mousemonkey March 13, 2010 6:20:24 PM RMA it mate, the 5 series cards are getting a bit notorious for this issue. 2p12p1 March 13, 2010 6:44:58 PM but as i said they wont take it back cause it is only on my computer it doesn´t work Related resources ATI 5870 Computer Crash problem - Forum Ati 5870 crashing problems - Forum Ati 5870 Crashing - Forum ATI 5870 Crashing - Forum Problem overclocking my ATI 5870 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer unknown_13 March 13, 2010 6:53:17 PM Your "old graphics card", is the integrated or an card you put in the PCI Express x16 slot? Mousemonkey March 13, 2010 6:57:03 PM Then take your computor to the shop where you bought it and see if they can make it work in your machine. 2p12p1 March 13, 2010 7:47:00 PM my old is another card i put into my PCI unknown_13 March 13, 2010 9:07:05 PM 2p12p1 said:my old is another card i put into my PCI You sure you are using the PCI Express x16 slot for the new card? ( this might be a dumb question ) Although PCI Express 2.0 IS compatible to PCI Express 1.0, it was making problems with some old mobos. Try to update your BIOS noob2222 March 13, 2010 11:57:20 PM How big is your power supply? it may be failing. megamanx00 March 13, 2010 11:58:55 PM The 5870 is a big card. Are you sure it is properly seated in the PCI-E slot? Also, what kind of PSU are you using? 2p12p1 March 15, 2010 6:22:48 AM i use a 850W power supply, and yes it fit fine in the PCI slot. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumATI 5870 crashing ForumGames crashing with ati 5870 ForumATI 5870 Give Away - Winner just confirmed:) Hope you had fun! ForumScreen Tearing/Crashing ATI 5870 ForumAti 5870 overclocking problems ForumCrashing with ati 5870 fan speen fast ForumAti hd 5870 grey screen of death ForumATI 5870 vs Dual 560's ForumATI Radeon Mobility 5870 Extreme graphic tearing/shredding Forum120hz mode - Samsung UN55EH6000 ForumXFX ATI RADEon 5770 card causes ASUS motherboard not to get past POST Forum[Solved] NVidia + ATI Card in the same computer? ForumMultiple monitor problem ForumWhat ATI card will destroy the Xbox 360 with a buget of $200 ForumATI MOBILITY RADEON HD4650 More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !