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I am ready to release my 8800GTX with my new 8800GT. Do you think it will be safe to do so without reinstalling the drivers?
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Why would you risk it. Uninstall the driver, remove card. Install new card, download new driver... Sorry just a little confused..
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Why would you risk it. Uninstall the driver, remove card. Install new card, download new driver... Sorry just a little confused..
nope dont agree i would take the GTX out and put the GT in end of story.
    
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Ditto^ should be fine
    
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Why is that? Same WHQL drivers?
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Didn't work for me
GTX to GTS was a no go.
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Didn't work for me
GTX to GTS was a no go.
0.o if it didnt work with grunion it wont work with anyone

Uninstall ur drivers lol
    
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0.o if it didnt work with grunion it wont work with anyone

Uninstall ur drivers lol
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i used to switch out 320 gts's for ultras all the time
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pauldovi View Post
I am ready to release my 8800GTX with my new 8800GT. Do you think it will be safe to do so without reinstalling the drivers?
I've done that quite a lot of times. It just automatically slaps the driver onto the new card.
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