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Hello you all remember that guy earlier with the claim that he enabled physics on the G80 core right. Well I followed that thread and installed all the drivers like he mentioned. I have the Nvidia 177.40 drivers and the Physics drivers and they installed with out any issues and I have a physix properties utility with the demos and what not. I have the option that says Geforce Physix enabled, but what I want to know is very simple... Is it REALY enable or is it just reporting that it is? What I mean is how can I tell for certain that is it activated and working?
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Run 3dmark and see if your cpu score has increased.
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So your saying that I need to download 3Dmarks, uninstall the drivers, reinstall older ones, run the benchie, THEN I would have to uninstall the drivers again, reinstall the new ones, and then run the bench again? I'm might do that but I think it is a bit to much for me to care. I mean I am not that concerned really I was just thinking it was cool to have.
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Well you asked, I just provided the only method I know of if the drivers physics actually are working. Maybe someone else may have another way to find out. Keep checking back into this thread.
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how about trying a game that used physx, I know GRAW used it and see if you get anything extra or if there are any in game menu options that show it's enabled?
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Well you asked, I just provided the only method I know of if the drivers physics actually are working. Maybe someone else may have another way to find out. Keep checking back into this thread.
Sorry I did not mean to seem ungrateful. Thank you for your help is what I should have said... I just feel that it isn't worth the time regardless of whether it takes 30 minutes or 20. I just went through like three different drivers and I am good for the moment. I have seen enough safe mode to last the next month lol. I will tinker another time.
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