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Need to change refresh rate to 75 (its locked at 60)

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I need to add 75hz to my list of refresh rates but on the new nvidia control panel I can't find where to do it. If I can't force it, I guess ill have to go back to the older drivers that had 75 is the list of options. I tried unchecking the box that limits the refresh rates and I still can not find where to add them.
    
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Are you using a LCD monitor? If so that may be the reason the refresh is locked (most LCDs only work at 60hz).
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Why do you need to? I see you are running Dell LCDs. Like the majority of LCDs, the refresh rate is locked at 60Hz at native. Check my FAQ on why this doesn't matter any more.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Why do you need to? I see you are running Dell LCDs. Like the majority of LCDs, the refresh rate is locked at 60Hz at native. Check my FAQ on why this doesn't matter any more.
My Dell LCD can go up to 75 at native.
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Ive had many lcds that are 60 native, but I like the look at 75hz. It seems to be a lot easier on the eyes and cleaner. I am running at 60 and am happy with it, this monitor looks great at 60 so I guess ill be ok with it.
    
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post #6 of 10
It's native to 60Hz because our eye cannot really differentiate with anything higher (LCDs only, different for CRTs). If you cannot set it to 75Hz, then most likely it's not able to support it. Check the manufacturer's website to confirm if it can really be set to 70Hz. Moreover, LCDs (some, if not all) allow you to set the refresh rate manually on the LCD. Try that?
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post #7 of 10
Google and download a program called reforce, it enables you to force refresh rates. Nevermind heres a link for download, just make sure your monitor drivers are also installed before using this program for best results. http://www.majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=1847
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When i untick that, im offered only 59 and 60 hz :/ I will re try the force progra though. I tried it before and the settings did not apply.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Xecuter2 View Post
When i untick that, im offered only 59 and 60 hz :/ I will re try the force progra though. I tried it before and the settings did not apply.
That is all your monitor supports then.
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