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Old 11-19-2005, 12:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My video card has been doing alot of artifacting when I play games. Any idea what's causeing this? Too hot? I'm not OC'd at all.

Dell E1705
Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0GHz T7200
2GB DDR2 667MHz
80GB 5400RPM HDD
256MB nVidia 7900 GeForce Go

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Old 11-19-2005, 12:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The stock heatsink on the 9800pro sucks, it is most likely overheating, try to clean the dust out of your case, tie some cables to free up space, and maybe get a fan or two and a new heatsink
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