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Pretty new to Nvidia . Got a GTX 580 from my friend and the only software I have installed are the BETA drivers, and the tools that allow you to tweak fan speeds and such. Anything else I should know of when dealing with NVidia. Like are there things Similar to CAPS (Catalyst App Profiles) with Nvidia?

Oh yea and I already OC'd my card to 900MHZ/1800MHZ/2048MHZ
    
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For most people drivers and a tweaking tool like precision or Afterburner should be all that is needed. At least it is all I have ever used I mostly bench and play some game here and there. I personally dont use beta drivers but haven't heard any real problems with them.
    
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Hi.

Download the latest stable driver (266.59 I think) and use MSI Afterburner to control the fan speed.
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