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I have a 8600gt with the most current drivers installed. When I get home today my 8800gt should be in the mail. I was wondering if i should uninstall all the drivers and then put in the 8800 and install the 8800 ones or are the 8600 ones compatible with all the 8series?
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Uninstall drivers > Install new card > Install Drivers
 
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Yeah. When your turn your PC on with the new card in it and it finds it it will look for the best drivers for you, I would recommend going to nvidia and doing it yourself if you are comfortable with that. Windows installed generic drivers for me and i didn't like that.

P.S. I stopped it when it was looking for drivers... had crappy 800x600 resolution till i found my drivers.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
Uninstall drivers > Install new card > Install Drivers
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it'll detect it, but you will still need to uninstall the 86 drivers for the 88 to work properly.
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