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winfox 3 keeps changing gtx580 memory

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hey there, just got a leadtek gtx580 and installed the driver software winfox 3 with it. problem with it is that the default memory clocked to the new card on winfox is 2004 however evertime i restart my computer it changes to 774 making my games run really damn slow - especially the witcher 2. makes it play at 20 fps compared to my normal 60 fps. when i try to change it back to its defualt (2004) it requires a restart which i do and then when it boots back up winfox still has it at 774. I have just been uninstalling and reinstalling winfox which seems to put it back to 2004 mb only until the next restart. just getting really annoying. anyway if anyone has any ideas or knows of any other better programs let me know.
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If I were you, I'd trash the CD with drivers that came with the VGA, trash Winfox3 and grab the latest official drivers from nVidia, then I'd install MSI Afterburner if you need to tweak speeds.
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If I were you, I'd trash the CD with drivers that came with the VGA, trash Winfox3 and grab the latest official drivers from nVidia, then I'd install MSI Afterburner if you need to tweak speeds.

agreed. the drivers on the disc are always out of date. they are in date when the disc is made, 50000000 months ago. just download the latest and use afterburner if you want to change anything
     
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thanks for the reply guys. did what both of you said and works fine now. cheers smile.gif
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