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You should look around since very few of us have experience with Win8. It has always been in Accessories>System Tools> System Restore. So I'd look there first
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I believe there are options on the sign on screen.I know I saw the option to restore to fresh install,should be system restore just like 7,
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post #13 of 15
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Yes.. found it. its hidden in the section that lets you "Refresh" your system.

It went to a pre DirectX install (which installed with either 3DMark or that kombuster)

will post back
post #14 of 15
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nope... no good. this doesnt make sense.
Not only did my 4850 overclock fine and work fine in BF3.. but the 6870 worked fine! im sure of it!

but it decided to freeze up again.

OC settings were only 950 and 1150. this sucks!

so for now, ive dropped my BF3 settings to medium and i get a lovely 75-80 fps
post #15 of 15
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ok.. after lots of testing, re-installs, etc

it wasnt 3d mark...

PLaying BF3.. it will crash even if i have the overdrive enabled! any ideas?

I have contacted XFX and they seem to think that my system cant handle OC'ing... i say BS

anyone have any advice?
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