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Age of Conan - Is this artifacting / bad?

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So i'll just start it off with the image:




Basically I just got my XFX 8800 GTS G92 512MB today, threw it in, and attempted to overclock it. Put it at about 800 / 2000 / 1050 and started seeing tiny little dots on ATiTool, so I threw everything back on stock settings and decided to play with it later.

Load up Age of Conan, with most settings on max. I notice these tiny little white dots on certain plants and NPCs and players. They don't stay there if I move my camera angle at all, so it looks like little white flashing dots.

Does this mean my card is artifacting? (if thats a word). My temps are about 50-54 Core temp while running the game, with fan at 100%. I originally had the fan set to change based on temps but threw it on at 100% when I saw this and was worried my card might be overheating.

So.. whats wrong?

EDIT: and I didn't mean to make a face with the tree lol
post #2 of 12
it could be. or it just might be the game.
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Does the game need the card to be OCed?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by teK0wnzU View Post
Does the game need the card to be OCed?
dont even start with the "then dont overclock" thing lol. im sick of that speach. THIS IS OCN. *kicks computer tower*
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Well right now its at stock speed, and I can't put fully maxed out and get playable FPS
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did you make sure to restart your computer after you put everything back at stock? Also try a driver update.
    
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Just restarted before I took that screen shot, and I downloaded the drivers from xfxforce.com. They're drivers 175.16
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what did you have in there before? you might have to download driver cleaner pro and run it in safemode to install the drivers.
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Originally Posted by Sgt.Collins View Post
what did you have in there before? you might have to download driver cleaner pro and run it in safemode to install the drivers.
That may be it. I never uninstalled the 7950 drivers. I'll try it out and report back
Edited by Linxus - 6/13/08 at 8:44pm
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oh well if you never uninstalled the old drivers then im about 80 percent sure it will work after you do that...
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