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PhysX Troubles... Driver won't install on a GTX 460

post #1 of 10
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Long Story short, as I don't have tons of time to type this up.

I own a GTX 460.

In the process of changing drivers multiple times, all of the sudden PhysX wouldn't install properly. At the time, I didn't care, because I didn't own a PhysX game, but now that I do, and am having troubles playing it, I want PhysX back. Re-installing the drivers didn't work, and I don't know the next step...

Currently I am running 285.79 I am running this version because I can game and Fold with this driver, and other drivers won't let me.


Help?
post #2 of 10
Have you tried

uninstalling (everything, drivers last)
Restart
Using driver sweeper in safe mode?
Restart
Install drivers
No 3d, HDMI, and updater?
Checked Clean installation?
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driver sweeper in safe mode should do it.
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I will do that now... I can't seem to find my driver backup file though, so I need to re-download them. Any specific driver I should pick?
post #5 of 10
probably the latest WHQL which is 296.10 i believe.
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Ran into the ground. Got driver sweeper. Got my drivers. Go into safe mode. Run Drive Sweeper. All is well. Install driver in safe mode? (I did, didn't know if I was supposed too.) Installation fails for audio, 3D, and PhysX...

What now?
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You weren't supposed to install the drivers in safe mode. >_>
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Fossil View Post

You weren't supposed to install the drivers in safe mode. >_>

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That's what longggg days do to ya.... Oops!

I don't have time to do it now, I'll redo it tommorow....
post #9 of 10
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To anyone that has similar troubles, Driver Sweeper in safe mode, than re-installing in regular mode fixed my problems!

Thanks! smile.gif
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Glad you got it sorted out! Had a similar problem when I had 460's biggrin.gif
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