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8800GT w/ 174.16 drivers PROBLEM

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Aren't the 174.16 drivers supposed to work with the 8800GT? I've heard wonderful things about all of the new drivers coming out, but I've not been able to install any of them. I always get "your hardware is not compatible with the drivers". Yes, I cleaned the drivers...any suggestions on getting the 174.16 drivers to work?
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Try reinstalling them with other applications closed.
If you get a repeat, try the next newest version.
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I think you need the modded info. I tried them, didn't like. here's a link:

http://www.station-drivers.com/page/...0forceware.htm

http://www.laptopvideo2go.com/forum/...p?showforum=89
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I think you need the modded info. I tried them, didn't like. here's a link:

http://www.station-drivers.com/page/...0forceware.htm

http://www.laptopvideo2go.com/forum/...p?showforum=89
Bah, those still didn't work....I got the same thing.
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post #5 of 7
I'm using 173.65 now
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I'm using 173.65 now
Mind linking me to those? Is there really a noticeable improvement from 169.21?
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post #7 of 7
Better for me, I was on 169.32
Take you pick from here, all types and experiences with:

http://forums.guru3d.com/forumdisplay.php?f=21
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