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Here are a couple in game pics. Played some more today and got a lot of video footage as well.




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WoooooHooooooooooo
It works. Can play on Ultra everything except the aa crap and avg fps at 45-50 stable. After trying different resolutions (which I did find one that worked) and trying single monitor and everything else I could think of. While in game messing with the settings I saw the fps spike up way high. I was thinking to myself ok, what happened here. So I tabbed out and saw Windows put the theme to basic and not aero. Well I am now running at 85-99% gpu usage and lovin it. I can play at the max resolution with no issues.
EDIT: Sorry for the small image I had to do it fast because it keeps moving but you can still see it
Take a look at this. You can see at first (to the left) the gpu suage is at 65% or so. The you can see (moving to the right) it spike up. Those little dips are me tabbing out. The to the far right you see can it stay consistent.
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So wheres our pictures? tongue.gif
If it acts up again just keep Aero disabled globally when you want to play BF3. Seems that was hogging resource. It does happen.

So are we saying that Windows Aero can cause a loss of GPU usage bottleneck? I do find at times that GPU's sometimes don't run at 100% all the time, I may try disabling it.
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So are we saying that Windows Aero can cause a loss of GPU usage bottleneck? I do find at times that GPU's sometimes don't run at 100% all the time, I may try disabling it.

Now that I think of it when i was running a single card and single monitor I would get a pop up from windows stating there is low power so it will disable aero. That was when I was gaming pushing the card to it's max. I never thought nothing of it and kept gaming but now looking back at it, it makes sense.
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wow had problems with bf3 in surround all this time tried everything and now disabled windows aero and it works great i would have never even guessed that would cause problems in games now if i can just get just cause 2 to start without crashing it would be perfect
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wow had problems with bf3 in surround all this time tried everything and now disabled windows aero and it works great i would have never even guessed that would cause problems in games now if i can just get just cause 2 to start without crashing it would be perfect

Really? I would love to know if this affects others as well. i can't tell you how many threads I have read with the same issue. You should check out the EVGA forums, there is a guy named Manic (something like that) that can really help you. With a couple screen shots of your config and specs he will go over everything and fine tune your issues. I have been reading his threads and the people (like us) can now enjoy lag free, crash free, etc.. because of what he can do. You should really check it out if you can. Glad the aero thing worked for you too.

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Wow. I've had the time to get on OCN? Hope you've all had a good Christmas/New Year, folks. smile.gif

Finally got enough time to order the replacement mobo for my Surround system, and it snows. Chances of it arriving on Monday like they said? wink.gif

Anyway, just a cheap 'n' cheerful board to tide me over until Ivy Bridge or Piledriver or something of that order. Gigabyte G1.Killer 'Guerilla'... board looks stupid, what with the ammo-clip heatsink and other nonsense on there (I suppose Gigabyte thought it looked hardcore or something) but it was a touch more than £120, which I can deal with for an X58 board given that many e-tailers seem to be lacking decent ones that don't break the bank now.

Maybe by next weekend I'll have it all working again? biggrin.gif
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So...using Surround. How simple is the setup process? I've got a 120hz monitor and am thinking of adding 2 more to take full advantage of my system. Is it as simple as plugging a monitor into the 2nd slot of card 1, and the other monitor into card 2? Do most games (at least the major titles) support the feature nowadays?
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So...using Surround. How simple is the setup process? I've got a 120hz monitor and am thinking of adding 2 more to take full advantage of my system. Is it as simple as plugging a monitor into the 2nd slot of card 1, and the other monitor into card 2?
Should be that simple, yes.
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Do most games (at least the major titles) support the feature nowadays?
Not really, no. Many 'big name' games either a) don't support it, b) don't support it but enterprising members of the Surround/EyeFinity community have worked out hacks to get it working or c) sort of support it but it has issues. Of course, a fair number do support Surround correctly... perhaps I'm being pessimistic with my estimates.

Best place to check for compatibility in a centralised location is the WSGF Master Games List. smile.gif
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Some game you need to tweak to play in surround but once you start playing that way its hard not to play in surround I love it
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