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ok, so im playing around with my new 8800GTS, so i overclock it to 850/1850/1100, it folds, everythings fine, so i stop folding and go "i wonder what happens if i underclock it" i underclocked the card by 50mhz, the second i hit apply in msi afterburner, the driver made my PC BSOD, i LMAO'd so hard i fell out of my chair, i figured id share this with all those who say nvidias drivers are stable
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Umm you sure the driver caused that with a downclock?
Is it just me or is something not right here.
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Yeah I am wondering the same thing... I really don't see underclocking a video card causing an issue......not to say it can't happen.. but ?????????????????????
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Post the memory dump to let someone analyse it to see if it is the drivers are at fault.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Seann;11745792 
Post the memory dump to let someone analyse it to see if it is the drivers are at fault.

first i hafta find it, and when it shows an nvidia driver .sys file failed then lol?
Edited by PCSarge - 12/22/10 at 7:06pm
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Take your time ;P
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by amstech;11745735 
Umm you sure the driver caused that with a downclock?
Is it just me or is something not right here.

Hey how is that GTX570 compared to your old CFX 5770 setup?

Are you enjoying the switch?
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At first I thought you said "I underclocked it to 50 MHz"
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@guy above me Monster Hunter? biggrin.gif Nyaa!

I don't like NVIDIA drivers much. They don't uninstall properly, and in Fallout 3/Oblivion they just crash and stop responding -.-
Edited by Razi3l - 12/23/10 at 1:44am
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Razi3l;11749155 
@guy above me Monster Hunter? biggrin.gif Nyaa!

I don't like NVIDIA drivers much. They don't uninstall properly

That is what we have driver sweeper for.
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