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post #11 of 29
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Originally Posted by jprovido View Post
4x is more than enough.

love your sig pc name btw spelled "pacquiao" though
opps, thanks for the spelling check.
post #12 of 29
Is the process in the first post still the best way to do this? I'm replacing my EVGA 8800GTX with an XFX HD 5850. Do I use the most current drivers for both cards or just the ATI and use the 257.15 drivers for the 8800GTX? I Can't believe I was about to put my 8800GTX up on eBay!!

Thanks in advance!
post #13 of 29
I'm having an issue, I'm running with an overclocked HD5870 and my 8800GT card seems to handle cloth physics without any issues, but when I play for example mirror's edge, or run a benchmark that uses physx to create physics based gibs, that drags my FPS down from a solid 60 to 24, and then down to 14 in an instant, and it keeps dropping the more it goes.

I never had any issues with this when I was running my 8800GT as my primary card. When I check in GPUz it says physx is enabled for my HD5870, and when I run fluidmark it says that I am using that as my rendering card. Is that wrong?

I have my 8800GT set in my primary PCI slot, and the HD5870 in the secondary.

It seems like for cloth it's doing allright, but once the gibs appear it goes from GPU acceleration to CPU acceleration.


Any insights?
post #14 of 29
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Originally Posted by Vinter;11987499 
I'm having an issue, I'm running with an overclocked HD5870 and my 8800GT card seems to handle cloth physics without any issues, but when I play for example mirror's edge, or run a benchmark that uses physx to create physics based gibs, that drags my FPS down from a solid 60 to 24, and then down to 14 in an instant, and it keeps dropping the more it goes.

I never had any issues with this when I was running my 8800GT as my primary card. When I check in GPUz it says physx is enabled for my HD5870, and when I run fluidmark it says that I am using that as my rendering card. Is that wrong?

I have my 8800GT set in my primary PCI slot, and the HD5870 in the secondary.

It seems like for cloth it's doing allright, but once the gibs appear it goes from GPU acceleration to CPU acceleration.


Any insights?

It shouldn't matter but try swapping slots. Maybe the ATI is in a 4x slot. I've got my ATI in the primary slot and Nvidia in the secondary with zero issue.
post #15 of 29
I tried swapping slots, doesn't seem to change anything.
When I run with a screen hooked up to the 8800GT it works fine, but once I switch back to my ATI card it starts drawing CPU power.
post #16 of 29
So simple, no problems at all. Def repping for this
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post #17 of 29
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Originally Posted by DaXxJaPxX;14139241 
So simple, no problems at all. Def repping for this

thanks for the rep. I'm glad it worked for you smile.gif
 
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post #19 of 29
Just for ppl with same motherboard as me.

My issue is the board doesn't recognized the nVidia card. Can't install the driver because it says "No Compatible Hardware Found"

Pretty sure it's just a problem with this board.
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post #20 of 29
Well, got the drivers and patch installed, and gpu-z says physx is enabled on both, but my fluidmark score hasn't changed and there wasn't any load on the nvidia during the test. I'm assuming that this has to do with the test though. Any suggestions?
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