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ok so just recently my card has been freaking out when i play some more of the high graphics games like metro 2033 and stalker and gta4. it starts bugging out and then i get these gray lines up and down the screen. it doesn't do it when i play css. do i need to bake my card or is it a driver issue, im running 10.6 right now, is there a better one? any advice is appreciated , oh and my cards not over heating or anything.
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did you update your graphic carddriver recently if so did you have same problem before updating to the new driver? probably driver issue then if that's the case.

maybe do some stress test run program like FurMark see if the same problem occurs during the stress test.
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10.5 was the best driver for me.

Dont forget to run driversweeper.
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ok so i went through a couple different drivers 10.12 10.11 10.6 and they all sucked im currently at 10.6 and i tried 10.5 but could not get it to install right. any more suggestions or ideas whats wrong with it? should i rma, its a xfx so i have a lifetime warranty supposedly.
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ok so i went through a couple different drivers 10.12 10.11 10.6 and they all sucked im currently at 10.6 and i tried 10.5 but could not get it to install right. any more suggestions or ideas whats wrong with it? should i rma, its a xfx so i have a lifetime warranty supposedly.
Run furmark (change the name of the .EXE first tho. If you have the same problem there and it is at stock clocks then start up a support ticket.
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