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poser..... rep+ because your writing style is hilarical. i love it. you were either on the debate team, watched too much comedy central, and have a little bit of writer in you.
anyways... keep having terrible things happen to you, because you make me laugh.
actually, you can just keep making me laugh, if you want, and I wont wish bad things upon you. haha
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Originally Posted by Hailscott View Post
The PCI-e 6800GS also suffered this problem. When the GPU on the 6800GS got to 39-42c (idle) DPC's would spike and SLOWWWW the computer down. I had my rounds, I had 2 6800GS in SLI. I'm actually happy it wasen't Nvidia this time.
I actually read a ton about that particular issue...that was nutzoid.....

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X-Fi was causing my Vista to crash. I reinstalled drivers and it works fine.
Zacbrains link is fannnnntastic for a sweet modded driver and software suite
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post #23 of 40
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Zacbrains link is fannnnntastic for a sweet modded driver and software suite
I already have working drivers and the offical software suite.
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post #24 of 40
my buddy bought the same card as me and his install disc came with vista drivers with the working gui audio console just like XP. Its pretty sweet
    
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my buddy bought the same card as me and his install disc came with vista drivers with the working gui audio console just like XP. Its pretty sweet
I have the torrent for the CD. Creative Labs is stupid for not providing them as downloads. Free CD only (with $10 S&H)
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post #26 of 40
You didn't read the webpage before you bought it did you.

on the title header it says "CREATIVE.COM - The worldwide leader in Digital Entertainment products for your personal computer and the Internet with Sound Blaster Sound Cards, NOMAD MP3 Players, Creative WebCams, and Inspire speaker systems..........................But cr@p at drivers!"

maybe the last bit didn't fit on the browser window?
    
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post #27 of 40
Quote:
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Zacbrains link is fannnnntastic for a sweet modded driver and software suite

THanks
and even though the official ones work ok, the modded ones are supposed to make it sound better/use moar apps if you want, i can use x-fi aud 4 and aud 2 apps on my aud 2 that says its an aud 4 and improved sound

and guys, take it easy on poser.... yeesh i know he went on a rant but still some people arn as INTO Finding drivers and such, thats only if there really audiophiles this thread seems to be moar mean then most :'(
    
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post #28 of 40
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qtf
who said anything about purchasing.... (j/k redmond....)

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poser..... rep+ because your writing style is hilarical. i love it. you were either on the debate team, watched too much comedy central, and have a little bit of writer in you.
anyways... keep having terrible things happen to you, because you make me laugh.
actually, you can just keep making me laugh, if you want, and I wont wish bad things upon you. haha
I fancy myself a masterdebater...(go ahead, say that 10 times really fast at the top of your lungs wherever you are right now...the chicks will dig it)

Fear not...for OCing has become more than a hobby to me...it is an obsession. Just yesterday, I tweaked the front side curls of my daughter to increase aerodynamic throughput and reduce relational friction to drop overall heat output. I shaved about .2652 ms off her SuperPee time. i hope to hit sub 13s soon.

But on the real, the more I read....the more I learn....the more I tweak...the more #$%^ I $%^# up.

Thats half the fun.

And for the record...creative drivers are pooh-pooh nah nah (IMAMSOCIDO = in my and my super overclocked infant daughters opinions)

....and yes I just learned how to use the mulit-quote button....and I in fact will continue to use it superfuously until it bores me!
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post #29 of 40
oh yeah i have links for all the x-fi cds and other sound card stuff but since u like teh drivers ther are no need for them.
    
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Creative makes the best damn mp3 players on the market, as for sound cards, never tried one, but the mp3 players have the best sound quality, and i've compared my zen vision m to my ipod, my friend's zune, and my gf's cowon mp3 player. Though it is a little bit thick, it's got a heck of a lot of features and great video quality.
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