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post #21 of 27
Can I have your Q9300, then?

Anyways, make sure you installed SP1, and then just install all your drivers in one session after disabling Driver checks during startup. There's hasn't been a really safe way to disable the Integrity Checks in SP1 permanently, the safest thing being a little mod to the bootloader.
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post #22 of 27
That's funny. I haven't had a single problem with x64 except for Rivatuner.
 
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post #23 of 27
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Originally Posted by DEC_42 View Post
Can I have your Q9300, then?
lol, i actually need to sell it. (q6600 is more compatible with osx)
    
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post #24 of 27
Yep with 8GB you'll have to have a 64-bit OS. I stand by my previous advice of complaining to the program vendor(s).
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post #25 of 27
Not a single issue here. Sounds like you have some other issue, not the OS itself.
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post #26 of 27
The only issue I have had is network transfer speeds and playing a 10 year old game. Which still runs, with a litttle tweaking.

Yeah, SP1 is installed.
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post #27 of 27
That's weird, I haven't had any problems like that since switching to Vista x64. I just disable driver signing at every boot and I'm good to go. It's kind of a habit now, so it's no problem for me to do it on every startup.

I also disabled UAC, but that was the first thing I did. So freaking annoying.
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