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Old 01-02-2007, 06:50 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok my system specs are in my sig, this is a brand new build and installed a fresh copy of windows xp media centre. The drivers on the gfx card are up to date. Why am I getting such poor performance? I am running the game resolution on 1152x864, but even when i change it to 1024x768 it only increases the average fps by like 10.

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Old 01-02-2007, 08:28 AM   #2 (permalink)
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What settings are you using....

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Old 01-02-2007, 09:25 AM   #3 (permalink)
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jesus dude someting is definitely wrong cos i have my settings all on high/max and i get 100% above 40, average of 60. my resolution is 1280x1024.
and your rig should smoke mine.
do you have current drivers installed for your vid card?
if you recently installed them, were you sure to delete the old ones? if you're using 93.71 drivers, they suck.
google "z-tweaked nvidia drivers" they work much better.
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Yea, thats a problem. I get high FPS in that game with a 7600GT. If the driver update doesnt work, consider sending the video card back.
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Old 01-02-2007, 02:06 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Ya thats horrible something definitely is wrong. My 7600GT runs that game on high easy.
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Old 01-02-2007, 02:31 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally posted by SHAWN
Yea, thats a problem. I get high FPS in that game with a 7600GT. If the driver update doesnt work, consider sending the video card back.
what do you mean update, he is using the lastest drivers(93.71)

There what i use and ive got FEAR MP which i can run on max settings and also Battlefield 2142 i have maxxed out on highest screen res with no lagging.

But if there are better performing drivers then give me a link and ill check it out.

Im not sure what z tweaked drivers are all about? someone mentioned it above
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Old 01-02-2007, 02:35 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Old 01-02-2007, 02:39 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I would go through you BIOS and check for something screwy. Or you could download CPUZ and look for the same.
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Old 01-02-2007, 02:44 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Originally posted by Nukem
hmmm does that really offer better performance?

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