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Battlefield 3 SLI not enabled?

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Wither i've got sli enabled, or disabled my fps stays the same... is SLI not enabled for 9800GTX+s? my card so old, sli isn't enabled?
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Are you using the latest driver set dude?
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check nvidia control panel and make sure SLI is enabled.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Smo View Post
Are you using the latest driver set dude?
yes the one that was released oct 24th. 285.62

Quote:
Originally Posted by linkin93 View Post
check nvidia control panel and make sure SLI is enabled.
it is checked

Set the following:

*Maximize 3D Performance

its in sli mode...i dont get it...
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post #5 of 8
They probably didn't bother with a sli profile for your cards because they are so old. Download nvidia inspector and create a sli profile manually.

Also, check if both your cards are being used with afterburner or gpuz. If the usage readings are normal you are sol.

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It's probably not what you want to hear, but if you're looking at playing games like BF3 on those cards... maybe it's time to upgrade? You can pick up a GTX460 so cheap nowadays, and that'll do just fine for medium settings.
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post #7 of 8
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made a profile, using the onscreen nvidia inspector sli display. that green bar leaves gaps on the ends. so like 75% of the bar is filled.
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post #8 of 8
I think that is similar usage to my 460. I don't use Nvidia's Sli indicator, but it looks like your cards are running normally.

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