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post #1 of 12
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XFX 7600GS 256MB. Should I use XFX's drivers or Nvidia's drivers? And don't say custom, because every custom driver I tried was buggy.
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I'd suggest Nvidia's. But I'm surprised you found the custom drivers to be buggy.
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post #3 of 12
Use the latest nVidia drivers. When you say custom drivers, do you mean modded drivers?

Check out www.guru3d.com for some nice drivers. I've had some great luck with modded drivers from where. Just go to the download section, and choose either nVidia drivers or modded nVidia drivers.
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post #4 of 12
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I mean I tried modded drivers for my sound card and my previous graphics card, and didn't like them, so I'd prefer official drivers. So nvidia drivers it is, thanks, reps.
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post #5 of 12
XFX drivers are probably nVidia drivers.

Yup, I just checked. They are the same thing.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
XFX drivers are probably nVidia drivers.

Yup, I just checked. They are the same thing.
Sometimes drivers provided my the manufacturer might be outdated.
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XFX is linking to nVidia for the driver even: http://xfxforce.com/web/support/sear...ersSerial.jspa
Check the URL for the 158.22 driver: http://us.download.nvidia.com/Window...p_english2.exe
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post #8 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
XFX is linking to nVidia for the driver even: http://xfxforce.com/web/support/sear...ersSerial.jspa
Check the URL for the 158.22 driver: http://us.download.nvidia.com/Window...p_english2.exe
Ah my bad, thought OP was talking about the driver cd provided.
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post #9 of 12
no the driver CD is just a copy of what you can get online
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post #10 of 12
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Ok I installed the latest nVidia drivers, everything's working great
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