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Last week I had a new air conditioner put in, and I was testing my rig to see how it has effected my temps. I open up ATITool and start Artifact Scanning, only to be greeted instantly with a 3D window full of yellow! So I lowered my overclocks back to stock and tried again, with the same results. After trying a few other things I found that If I close the 3D view and then reopen it it'll run fine, no artifacts whatsoever, for over an hour. No sign of problems in games or 3DM06 either. The only other thing I can think of is the drivers(94.24), which I'll probably try out next. I know ATITool isn't made with nVidia cards in mind, but has anyone else had any problems like this?
    
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I know ATITool isn't made with nVidia cards in mind, but has anyone else had any problems like this?
Yes, it is. It has openly support nVidia cards for a couple of years now.

It might be a driver issue. Or just a bug. As long as it works in the end, no big deal.
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What I mean is it isn't as fully functional for nVidia(Find Max) as it is for ATI.

Anyway, I went back to 91.47 drivers and no more problems. Guess the new drivers and ATITool just don't play well together for me. C'est la vie.
    
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