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Hello everyone here in Overclock.net who have or are pondering any ati gpu cards. AMD has just released the new 8.5 ccc driver for cards which is supposed to make better performance.

Well, I just read from a posting from Futuremark that the new ccc 8.5 was released yesterday on 5-21-08...and should boost performance by 20-40 percent in several new dx9 and 10 games...I wonder if that goes for dod...my fav...I will tryed the new drivers even though they are new...hope I don't run into any problems...perhaps my 3dmark06 score will improve too.

I will let everyone know if I am able to get a better 3dmark06 score solely from updating to the new ccc 8.5
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Try reading the stickies, like, maybe the ones that tell you the rules of posting in the news section, every one of which you violated with this post, lol.
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Originally Posted by Urufu_Shinjiro View Post
Try reading the stickies, like, maybe the ones that tell you the rules of posting in the news section, every one of which you violated with this post, lol.
lol, no source in the title, no quote, no link, repost... lol

he's new though so its alright
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Yeah, I know he's new, I'm just getting frustrated with the entire internet over lack of observing stickies. Stickies are there for a reason, they are there so EVERYONE can see the rules or important information before making an @$$ of themselves and turns out NO ONE reads them and they end up making an @$$ out of themselves, lol.
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Just goes to show that the first guy to point the finger is often the guy that saying another guy is something bad....if all you can do when you get on the internet is use profanity then perhaps this shows that you in fact are what your claiming other people are...

Anyone who can not give constructive critizism in a positive way is either a poor example and thus leader and/or an ___ themselves~!!!
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post #7 of 8
My above statement did not come out properly. In retrospect it's not very clear at all but my intention was to appologize for my first statement and then make a comment on the internet in general and in jest. Honestly, my second post was not intended to insult you and I appologize for any offense. I meant what I said, I'm just frusatrated with the internet in general on this point and I took it out on you a little and shouldn't have.
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Originally Posted by Urufu_Shinjiro View Post
My above statement did not come out properly. In retrospect it's not very clear at all but my intention was to appologize for my first statement and then make a comment on the internet in general and in jest. Honestly, my second post was not intended to insult you and I appologize for any offense. I meant what I said, I'm just frusatrated with the internet in general on this point and I took it out on you a little and shouldn't have.

Thank You aggrieved status rescended and appology accepted...please accept my appologies to you also as well.

From now onwards I will make it a point to look for previous postings as well as place qoutes and titles as so discussed.
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