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Best driver for a 6800GS card?

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well i havent really looked into drivers for this card, i just installed the default one that came with the CD. Is this the best one or is there a better one? if so, please point me in the right direction

also on a side note, when i view my RAM status, it says 512 max, 216 available. is there anyway to free up some RAM ?
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www.guru3d.com All the upto date drivers are listed here..Also you will need to download a proggie called coolbits to allow you to o/c the card..M
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You should get the latest driver for your card form NIVDIA'S site.

Get your Appropriate driver form here. http://www.nvidia.com/content/drivers/drivers.asp
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Originally Posted by ENTERPRISE1701
You should get the latest driver for your card form NIVDIA'S site.

Get your Appropriate driver form here. http://www.nvidia.com/content/drivers/drivers.asp
ok its downloaded,now what are those steps do installing one again? i used to know it, u have to erase the old driver, boot in safe mode, then somthing somthing.
and i have Driver Cleaner Pro for a driver erase by the way.

PS: how do u get into ur system BIOS?
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post #5 of 11
Go into safe mode, go to add or remove programs, remove nvidia display or something similar. If it asks you to restart dont, run drivercleaner and clean the nvidia drivers, restart into windows and install the new driver.
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im on the Forceware 83.50 and it works great, should try it, not sure its the best but im running BF2 on all HIGH setting
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post #7 of 11
512MB of RAM is not going to cut it.

It'd be better to add another 512MB.

I had 512 once and when I added more......everything was smoother.
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i have a new MoBo and 2 gigs of ram coming to me in the mail
how do u get into system BIOS tho?!?!?
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post #9 of 11
84.20 Drivers from nvidia wer released last week. give those a try.
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post #10 of 11
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i still need the step by step procedure for installing new drivers tho lol.
i just downloaded the 84.12 BETA driver btw, someone said it owns.
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