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Out of curiosity, what kind of problems were you having?
NONE of my USB's would work, no flash drive, nothing, i had to run a 50 foot wire from my room to my dads for 2 months for internet it sucked. XD

But now that ive installed SP1, i have a wireless USB adapter, flash drive works.
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post #12 of 21
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So? Benchies mean nothing... what are your frames in COD4, Crysis, UT3? THOSE matter!
Maybe if he lost 1000 points or so you could say "it's only a benchmark." But he lost 46,000 points. That's a 28% loss. I'm sure that will be reflected in games, too.
post #13 of 21
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Maybe if he lost 1000 points or so you could say "it's only a benchmark." But he lost 46,000 points. That's a 28% loss. I'm sure that will be reflected in games, too.
SP1=Best thing since Vista! I GAINED speed!
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I was hoping that sp1 would fix the slow boot times, but it didn't
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I was hoping that sp1 would fix the slow boot times, but it didn't
msconfig > boot > advanced

max out cores, and ram. That should speed up your boot process.
    
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post #16 of 21
Windows Update still hasn't given me SP1...

I started to download it off MS's site, but I decided to just let Windows Update do it, because it was a significantly smaller download.
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post #17 of 21
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So? Benchies mean nothing... what are your frames in COD4, Crysis, UT3? THOSE matter!
even more so with an old outdated benchmark like AM3.
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post #18 of 21
SP1 has been nothing but great for me. I had to reinstall my sound drivers but that was no big deal.
post #19 of 21
yeah SP1 fixed alot of issues but for some reason it took longer to load games and i was having more issues then before...
post #20 of 21
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Originally Posted by AMD+nVidia View Post
SP1=Best thing since Vista! I GAINED speed!
Well I wish everyone's experience would be as fine and dandy as yours, but unfortunately that's not the case. Many are having problems, and it doesn't help for you to tell them that their experience should be good just because yours was.
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