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Yep. I stay up to date trying out all of the official and unofficial beta drivers, official drivers and do intensive testing between them all on a regular basis.
As I mentioned... I'm having the same issues when I had different GPUs. So never mind the drivers... that's not the issue.

Don't know what to tell you? Do you have the ability to try it on a older computer?
 
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Well there is the old joke. Noting runs Oblivion flawlessly rolleyes.gif In your case though the performance is horrendous. IMO there must be some actual issue some where. Are you running the latest drivers? Is Oblivion patched all the way? Try running it with CF disabled.

You might also like to try the streamline mod --> http://planetelderscrolls.gamespy.com/View.php?view=OblivionMods.Detail&id=2684
    
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Yep. I stay up to date trying out all of the official and unofficial beta drivers, official drivers and do intensive testing between them all on a regular basis.
As I mentioned... I'm having the same issues when I had different GPUs. So never mind the drivers... that's not the issue.
It's not the drivers. Adjust all the ini values and shader files in line with your system. Other than that the only other thing to try is disabling crossfire.
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Well there is the old joke. Noting runs Oblivion flawlessly rolleyes.gif In your case though the performance is horrendous. IMO there must be some actual issue some where. Are you running the latest drivers? Is Oblivion patched all the way? Try running it with CF disabled.
You might also like to try the streamline mod --> http://planetelderscrolls.gamespy.com/View.php?view=OblivionMods.Detail&id=2684

Tried all of those things and am using the latest drivers... I just saw a thread on the steam forums of a guy with a 5.2ghz i7 and 2 6990s saying he's getting good performance at 15-30fps and says he has not seen others with similar system get better performance. He's one of those claiming that the human eye can't see above 30fps blah blah blah... frown.gif

Exact same performance with CF disabled.
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Tried all of those things and am using the latest drivers... I just saw a thread on the steam forums of a guy with a 5.2ghz i7 and 2 6990s saying he's getting good performance at 15-30fps and says he has not seen others with similar system get better performance. He's one of those claiming that the human eye can't see above 30fps blah blah blah... frown.gif
Exact same performance with CF disabled.

In other words a complete idiot doh.gif

That is really odd. I get better performance even with a single 4890 (CF in oblivion is kinda meh even at the best of times).
    
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I just tried that shader thing and it made no difference. Now it seems my issue is mainly when any other characters are on screen. If I look away from them, performance is fine. What could be affecting only NPCs? I can set the actor slider all the way down and get like 10 fps more, but it's still only in the 30s inside certain areas.

I get about 290fps in the forest!tongue.gif Silly game! Why you no run good?!
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What mods do you have installed?
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These would apply to that situation, but I assume you've already done them
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These would apply to that situation, but I assume you've already done them
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bBackgroundLoadLipFiles=1
bLoadBackgroundFaceGen=1
bBackgroundCellLoads=1
bLoadHelmetsInBackground=1
iBackgroundLoadLoading=1
bBackgroundPathing=1

I have done all of those and nothing...

Mods I have installed now... since I figure that I wasn't going to be able to do anything about the bad performance... from this guide. http://www.somethingfornobody.com/2011/oblivion-modding-guide/
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Step 4: Landscape & Architecture
A. Qarl’s Texture Pack 3 is great, but if you’re not sure you graphics card is up to it, QTP3 Reidemized is the way to go. You can squeeze a little more performance out with QTP3R Reduced.
B. Koldorn’s Ayleid Ruins, Ampol’s Caverns, Cleitanious’ Regal IC + Darker Regal IC (I do not recommend Cleitanious’ IC .esp)
C. Bomret’s Shivering Isles
E. Enhanced Water & for Shivering Isles are listed here only for people who’s computers cannot run OBGE LiquidWater which is listed later in this guide. If you intend to use OBGE LiquidWater, do not use Enhanced Water.
G. Natural Environments w/ Improved Trees and Flora & 2 [W/ Harvest [Flora]]
Note: From the Natural Environments pack, only enable the “Natural Habitat” and “Natural Vegetation” .eps.
H. All Natural w/ Immersive Interiors
I. Unique Landscapes. All of them.
J. …and a little Awesome Saucefor good measure.

Edit: So it's 100% the NPCs that are the issue. Whenever there is more than 1 NPC in an indoor area, I get the slow downs. I tried waiting outside the areas where there were several NPCs, until one was left and performance was fine... so there you go!
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Try disabling NPC mods individually to find the culprit
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