NVIDIA SLI Patch For Any Motherboard
March 2, 2006 7:29 AM
comment(s) - last by
The NGO Patcher adds several INFs to your Windows configuration -- the result should enable SLI in your NVIDIA toolbar
Dying to give SLI a try but don't have quite the right motherboard? A new patch might give you a sneak peak
A few days ago we reported on
the leaked ULi driver patch
that enables SLI on any Detonator driver if the patch finds a ULi Northbridge. ULi (ironically
) created the patch to work with existing and future NVIDIA drivers -- other similar hacks required the use of ancient drivers to work correctly.
A few people were able to take our advice and create
a patcher from the ULi INF
files. The result? SLI on any platform, no matter what the chipset (just so long as you have two PEG adaptors).
Several motherboards have multiple PEG slots, but without the SLI license from NVIDIA, those motherboards have never been sanctioned to run SLI mode. Motherboards that currently have multiple PEG adaptors but are not authorized to run in SLI mode include:
NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra
NVIDIA nForce4 4X
Feel free to give these chipsets a try and report your success.
This article is over a month old, voting and posting comments is disabled
Die Proprietary solutions
3/2/2006 12:31:20 PM
I think this kind of solutions, where you are forced to use parts of the same manufactures, are against the principle of the PC computer.
Good were the days when even diferent brands of CPUs uses the same socket.
We should stand against this kind of thing, or soon we´ll have a lot of parts that are not compatible with other brand´s parts, and we´ll have a lot of Apple´s like computers.
Can you imagine ATI cards with their own slots, and Nvidia with another slot, PCI-E-A and PCI-E-N!!! Lol!
RE: Die Proprietary solutions
3/2/2006 12:50:54 PM
also, does this work for dual gpu cards? cuz then you wouldnt need 2 pegs, but could still use the SLI dual gpu cards. or maybe you could always do this?
RE: Die Proprietary solutions
3/2/2006 2:38:30 PM
We already have this in the notebook stage... Axion versus MXM.
"I mean, if you wanna break down someone's door, why don't you start with AT&T, for God sakes? They make your amazing phone unusable as a phone!" -- Jon Stewart on Apple and the iPhone
ULi SLI Detonator Driver Patch Leaked
February 27, 2006, 1:11 AM
NVIDIA ULi Acquisition Interview
December 24, 2005, 6:36 PM
Tim Cook Touts Apple’s Product Portfolio, Performance in Letter to Employees
October 21, 2014, 8:05 AM
Lenovo Once Again The Top Global PC Maker, Apple Takes 50% of PC Profits
October 9, 2014, 7:46 AM
It’s Official: HP to Split Into Two Business Units
October 6, 2014, 8:14 AM
Quick Note: HP Plans to Split PC, Enterprise Units
October 5, 2014, 4:31 PM
Samsung Prepping 14-nm for Apple A9 Production, Handling 30 Percent of A8 Orders
October 2, 2014, 1:17 PM
Lenovo to Complete $2.1B Acquisition of IBM's x86 Server Operations on October 1
September 29, 2014, 3:19 PM
Most Popular Articles
Chinese Government Declares Digital War Against America's Top Tech Firms
October 20, 2014, 12:07 PM
Samsung Announces Galaxy S5 Plus with Snapdragon 805 Processor, LTE-A
October 22, 2014, 3:40 PM
Windows 8.1 + Android "Sell Mini PC" w/ Bay Trail Creates New PC Form Factor
October 20, 2014, 5:07 PM
Apple's iPad Air 2 Features Triple-core A8X Processor, 2GB of RAM
October 21, 2014, 8:32 PM
Apple Releases iOS 8.1; Adds Apple Pay Support, SMS Relay, Instant Hotspot
October 20, 2014, 1:00 PM
Latest Blog Posts
The Surface Mini That Was Never Released Gets "Hands On" Treatment
Sep 26, 2014, 8:22 AM
ISIS Imposes Ban on Teaching Evolution in Iraq
Sep 17, 2014, 5:22 PM
Space Terrorism is a Looming Threat For the United States
Apr 23, 2014, 7:47 PM
Facebook Aims to Provide Internet to "Every Person in the World" with Drones, Satellites
Apr 1, 2014, 10:20 AM
Retail Mobile Sites Experience Outages in Light of Simplexity's Bankruptcy
Mar 14, 2014, 8:48 AM
More Blog Posts
Copyright 2014 DailyTech LLC. -
Terms, Conditions & Privacy Information