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post #11 of 16
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I'm gonna bump it cos I've just got a 200 quid GPU that won't display at the right resolution

Seriously, this is weirdness. If anyone knows a way I can hop into a file somewhere and force Vista to display a certain resolution there's a +rep cookie in it for you
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Tried the latest drivers with hot fix?
Tried the latest updates for windows :S?
Tried to grab the latest drivers for your Monitor?
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post #13 of 16
did you delete all of your old 8800 drivers using driver cleaner
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Have you updated directx?
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post #15 of 16
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Complete system re-install. DX10 comes with Vista 64

Found this. Any clues how to force it to use the .inf in Vista? It just scans the directory and says nope, no drivers here. Move along...

http://www.epinions.com/content_240971189892
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WARNING: INCOMING BILE AND HATE

AMFG THOSE FECKIN A-HOLES OVER AT ACER HAVE WINDOWS XP DRIVERS ON THEIR WEBSITE AND VISTA ON THEIR FTP SITE AND THERE'S JUST A LINK THAT SAYS THERE MIGHT BE MORE STUFF ON THEIR FTP SITE AND THERE'S NO CLEAR INDICATIN WHICH VISTA DRIVER TO USE EVEN WHEN YOU FIND THE MOFOS AND I HATE THEM I HATE THEM I HATE THEM etc.

Ok, that's over and done with.

Card is fine, PC is fine, going to run some torture tests and I'm bookmarking the Acer FTP site cos that ain't happening again. Swine.

Thanks for all the help - really appreciate it. Benchies shortly hopefully
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