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1st... Are nForce's Drivers and nVidia's Drivers the same thing?
2nd... If different which is better for my system (8600gt and Vista 32bit) and gaming?
3rd... What are some cheat cooling ideas for a 8600gt? I have seen fans that take up 2 expansion bays but I only have 1 available! Any suggestions
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1) nope, nForce's Drivers are for the chipset/integraded GFX and nVidia's Drivers are for the VGA card. EDIT: you dont need nForce driver since you already have the VGA card
2) get the latest official drivers and install Vista SP1
3) nah, its better to get an aftermarket cooler such as AC Accelero S1 Rev. 2 (only if ur planning on overclocking)
Edited by SZayat - 6/19/08 at 12:15pm
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