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Why do these companies not enable this by default? This could be a selling feature for them. The hardware aspect of it is not tied to nvidia is it? I would really like to try this on my 2420TX but im not going to try and work around nvidia to get it to work with my AMD card...

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Hmm, I don't know about the negatives. It works best at 120fps/120hz. What happens if you drop down to 80fps in a game. Will there be an adverse affect? A noticeable back-light flicker similar to crt's for those who are sensitive to it?

I'm definitely interested, I just don't get why it's a hack. Why would these companies not implement it, there's got to be a reason.
Edited by Papadope - 5/30/13 at 7:24pm
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biggrin.gif got my Asus VG248QE gonna do this on it in a little bit biggrin.gif thought I should ask toastyx's way is the best isnt it?

Thanks wheee.gif
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Edit:
Hmm, I don't know about the negatives. It works best at 120fps/120hz. What happens if you drop down to 80fps in a game. Will there be an adverse affect? A noticeable back-light flicker similar to crt's for those who are sensitive to it?
I've been running it at 60 FPS before. It doesn't flicker noticably.
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I'm definitely interested, I just don't get why it's a hack. Why would these companies not implement it, there's got to be a reason.
They probably never thought about it. Also, the color quality is terrible when you run lightboost.

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biggrin.gif got my Asus VG248QE gonna do this on it in a little bit biggrin.gif thought I should ask toastyx's way is the best isnt it?

Thanks wheee.gif
ToastyX's way is by far the best and safest.
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Please can someone explain how to run light boost with monitors that are in portrait surround mode.
I'm running win7 and 320.18 drivers.

Thanks people's.
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ToastyX's way is by far the best and safest.

Ah ok cool biggrin.gif I just started to do it then I realized I didnt have the 3D part of the nVidia drivers installed doh.gif

Edit Got lightboost up and running now to try some BF3 devil.gif
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You'll need over 100fps minimum in BF3 to get the effect thumb.gif

Otherwise everything jerks
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You'll need over 100fps minimum in BF3 to get the effect thumb.gif

Otherwise everything jerks

lol yeah I worked that one out mad.gif if I grab another 670 that should help shouldnt it? or even a 780... maybe confused.gif
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dunno if it just placebo or not , but this thing is working with my monitor biggrin.gif
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Please can someone explain how to run light boost with monitors that are in portrait surround mode.
I'm running win7 and 320.18 drivers.

Thanks people's.

I explained to you how I did it a few pages ago. Can you get them enabled as landscape? If so, when you switch to portrait the monitor should still remember that it's in LB mode and will stay that way. I tried portrait once and didn't like it because of the large bezels and height, but LB was enabled.
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I explained to you how I did it a few pages ago. Can you get them enabled as landscape? If so, when you switch to portrait the monitor should still remember that it's in LB mode and will stay that way. I tried portrait once and didn't like it because of the large bezels and height, but LB was enabled.

So your saying in NVIDIA Control Panel

Set up stereo 3d - done

Select when the display is in 3D mode - Always(done) or When 3D program running or 3d full screen program.

Basically i just flipped back from portrait mode to landscape and i had to re check the 3d stereo enabled box. then it went to the preset of always on.

then i just flip my monitors back to portrait in the setting and i should be in lightboost mode still?

I dont know im lost. I think i understand how to activate it in lanscape surround but portrait wont allow me to sellect the option unless there is something on the monitor its self that i have to do?

thanks for your continued help!
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