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Hi there. I've been folding on my GTX since the client came out and I was getting anywhere from 4k to 6k PPD with it. However in the last few days, that has been reduced to a mere 1k PPD. I'm still doing the same project (5004), but instead of the usual 2 hours to complete, it's now taking 10 hours to complete the work unit. I have tried re-installing the client, disabling the SMP clients that I run along side it... Nothing seems to get the score back up again.

Originally I thought it would go back to normal once I had completed the WU, however i'm on my third one and i'm still yielding this nasty scores.

Could anybody suggest anything? Thanks
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i dont know anything about folding, but have you recently installed the new CUDA PhysX drivers from Nvidia?

im having a lot of problems with them in just general use.
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Well, I did recently "upgrade" to the 177.40's however that was before the scores began to drop and they were still in the 3-6k range. But i guess i'll go back to 177.39 and see if that will make a difference.
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Others have mentioned a drop in PPD but nothing that drastic.
    
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Well, I did recently "upgrade" to the 177.40's however that was before the scores began to drop and they were still in the 3-6k range. But i guess i'll go back to 177.39 and see if that will make a difference.
lol until the recent CUDA release 177.35 off the website, i've been using 177.19 drivers.

i didnt know those other drivers were actually for the 8800 GTX.

maybe your drivers are the issue.
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Well i'm about to try the 177.39 drivers again. I'll post the results I get.
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