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colin mcrae dirt issue: is it possible?

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hello guys,
i downloaded the colin mcrae dirt demo and install it on my pc, i have 2 operating systems, (windows XP pro, and windows Vista 32bit ultimate), the thing i notices is that i can play colin mcrae dirt on windows XP on ultra settings with 1024x800 resolution and it goes very smooth, i tried to play it on windows vista to see if there is any changes in graphics on directx10 i noticed that if i enable shadows it will get only like 1FPS even 0 fps, if i put the shadow on low settings the game is playable (20 fps), even if i put all settings on low even on 640x480 resolution and only i kept the shadows on ultra or high settings the game plays 1fps. The question is should the shadow setting affect that much on performance the way it is happening to me? i get 1fps even on the lowest graphics settings with the lowest resolution just the shadows on high/ultra settings?! i got the latest drivers...

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intel Pentium D (dual core) 3.4ghz 800fsb
2gega ddr2 533mhz ram
BFG 8800GTS 320mb
Windows Vista ultimate
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I believe it is just an issue with vista trying to run this program, wait for a patch, sorry dude
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I've been hearing that alot, either drivers or Vista.
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