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What am I doing wrong? I install the drivers and it does the install and asks to restart which I say yes to, then once it restarts it acts like I didn't do anything at all. There is nothing Nvidia installed. Vista recognizes my cards just fine, but I don't have the Nvidia control panel and I don't have SLI. It just restarts and nothing new happens. Any help is appreciated.
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Make sure to follow instructions where it tells you to go and click install this driver anyway click that, run installer as an admin, be sure to use the correct bit version (32/64)
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sorry this is a bit unrelated but its been driving me crazy-- what is the difference between the 90 series and 150 -160 series nvidia drivers?
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sorry this is a bit unrelated but its been driving me crazy-- what is the difference between the 90 series and 150 -160 series nvidia drivers?
The 150-160 drivers allow for SLI for 6 and 7 series cards, right?
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Make sure to follow instructions where it tells you to go and click install this driver anyway click that, run installer as an admin, be sure to use the correct bit version (32/64)
See that message didn't pop up which is what confused me. However, I forgot to check by right clicking on the desktop to look for the control panel and it's there. I was just expecting it to show an icon in the task bar like usual and to have a message pop up saying to enable SLI like XP. There was nothing to indicate that it was installed properly unless you right click on the desktop.
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