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I am pleased. Better 3D, fixed my issue with Logitech Software Webcam Manager, and no negative change in game visuals (but I am not picky).

I'm happy.
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post #72 of 153
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Impossible, haven't you heard? The newer the drivers the better they are, its common knowledge now.
Not always. Don't what isn't broken.
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I find it funny that its been this long and the 4xx's series is still having issues, let alone the 5xx series. when playing bc2 or borderlands my gpu usage is no more than 40% while frames will dip into the 30's...and ppl rip on ati's drivers, im switching back. My experience with the 480 has been crap.
) funny story

its because your icon is ATI, I guess
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updated to these drivers from the last whql's. the stuttering during 3dmark11 is now gone, 2x sli is recognized without any fixes, and it got me ~500 more points at stock gpu speeds. i will run some tests on sc2, bc2, and hot pursuit in the next few days.
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Will I see any increase with my GTX260?? Or are these drivers only optimized for the higher GPU's?
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This made me laugh.

You install new drivers, while watching a video which is using an older version of those drivers, and then when you BSOD you blame Nvidia. Did you expect otherwise?

Where did I Blame Nvidia? I've always installed drivers on the go no problem, and was speaking about Nvidia in a POSITIVE WAY....

Negative much
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updated to these drivers from the last whql's. the stuttering during 3dmark11 is now gone, 2x sli is recognized without any fixes, and it got me ~500 more points at stock gpu speeds. i will run some tests on sc2, bc2, and hot pursuit in the next few days.
Cool now I can run 3dmark11 with out driver mods.
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post #78 of 153
I tested the drivers last night.

They work in all SLI settings (2, 3, 4 ways) in 3dmark 11 and in games. Decent performance increase across the board.

Not bad. Me like
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So far I'm really liking these drivers. No issues in BC2 or anywhere else for that matter.

The beta drivers gave me all sorts of issues. They would crash at windows log-in randomly, my screen would randomly go black, and I couldn't even play BC2 without it crashing within five minutes to a wear black/white flashing screen. It sure looks like they fixed all these issues with the WHQL's.
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I came from 260.99, and everything on my GTX 295 seems the same so far. My Vantage score is about the same; and BFBC2 & Black Ops still run silky smooth at max settings.



Try a clean install.



It works perfectly fine on mine.


Also, it seems that NVIDIA is asking for feedback on these new drivers. For all those that are having problems, I hope that NVIDIA is really listening.

NVIDIA Driver Feedback Survey
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I've done it. Uninstalled Nvidia normally and booted into Safe Boot and delete all the nvidia related files with driver sweeper. Started normally and installed Nvidia drivers. I always DO a clean install just to make sure there are no conflicts between drivers.
Edited by Blackcurrent - 1/19/11 at 12:23am
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