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yesterday I was getting 30+ FPS Max settings In Crysis @ 1080p, 70+ in Black Ops Max Settings @ 1080p and 35+ in Crysis 2 Max Settings @ 1080p. Today I can't even play BC2, Black Ops, Crysis and Crysis 2 without getting 30 FPS or less. I tested it both on stick 900/1800/2100 1.012v and my OC (Which is stable) 1000/2000/2100 1.087v and I get the same thing.

I am running NVCP default settings except for Muti-Display/Mixed-GPU Acceleration, which is @ Single Display Performance Mode and Power Management Mode, which is @ Prefer Maximum Performance. I have tried Texture Filtering - Negative LOD Bias on both Allow and Clamp and it makes no difference.

I need help

Thanks guys <3

*EDIT* The most I did from yesterday was change the GTX 560Ti to a lower slot on my mobo so the back fan wouldn't be blocked on the card. I put the Killer 2100 in the top slot above it. The first 2 slots run x16 fully so I don't see a problem there.

MOBO: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138193
Edited by fRingE - 7/20/11 at 1:10pm
    
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Is anything else acting up? or just games? I'm wondering because maybe one of your memory sticks burned out.

I would also try putting the card back in the first slot to see if that's causing the problem.
Edited by yaywafflez - 7/20/11 at 1:16pm
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ummm, obviously you should move card back to first slot and see if problem goes away
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Is anything else acting up? or just games? I'm wondering because maybe one of your memory sticks burned out.
Nah its not a ram issue its a GPU issue for sure. And its just games really.
    
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ummm, obviously you should move card back to first slot and see if problem goes away
Agreed.
Run at stock to see what happens.

And a 560Ti will run out of power at 1080P in many games, you won't be able to completely max them.
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Agreed.
Run at stock to see what happens.

And a 560Ti will run out of power at 1080P in many games, you won't be able to completely max them.
No offense but did you even read my original post? I tried it @ stock speeds and OC speeds and it made no difference. And I also said that yesterday I could max games out fine...
    
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Agreed.
Run at stock to see what happens.

And a 560Ti will run out of power at 1080P in many games, you won't be able to completely max them.
He said he tried stock, and he's not trying to max them it just got worse overnight. Black ops and bc2 should run max always on a 560ti, they're old engines.
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OC the CPU to see if there is a change
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OC the CPU to see if there is a change
Is it me am I the only one that read my post. If the CPU was the issue I wouldn't have ever maxed out any of the games I have been playing. O_< Face Palm
    
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He said he tried stock, and he's not trying to max them it just got worse overnight. Black ops and bc2 should run max always on a 560ti, they're old engines.
Thank you for actually reading :/
    
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