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im getting crap framerates and gpu usage(barely over 55%) in crysis, will a clean install of windows fix my issue?

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Possibly, but I would just do a fresh uninstall and reinstall of drivers for video card.

Before you completely reinstall windows, try a checkdisk, do an sfc /scannow. And a virus scan to see if that cures.
    
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Run Driver Sweeper then reinstall the latest nVidia drivers.
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Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
Run Driver Sweeper then reinstall the latest nVidia drivers.
done this over 50 times no change at all

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Originally Posted by Jonesey I7 View Post
Possibly, but I would just do a fresh uninstall and reinstall of drivers for video card.

Before you completely reinstall windows, try a checkdisk, do an sfc /scannow. And a virus scan to see if that cures.
i run virus scan every day it was clean today. not sure how checkdisk will help but it was clean
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I'm just the type that reinstalls.
A friend get a virus?
Reinstall
Installed a program that somehow cannot uninstall?
Reinstall
New Computer?
Install, wait...what?
too much, errr, stuff (yeah, THAT)
reinstall
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im getting crap framerates and gpu usage(barely over 55%) in crysis, will a clean install of windows fix my issue?

thanks
very possible doing a clean could fix it.
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post #7 of 8
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alright im gonna wipe my drive and do a clean install, probably should have anyway i never did when i upgrade from my radeon card and my new cpu
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post #8 of 8
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didn't help at all BC2 still struggling for 34 fps. my 4870 got 3 times the performance as this card so its something to do with nvidia drivers
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