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Old 03-09-2006, 05:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I just installed my new video card (Geforce 7800 GS), with the drivers on the disc, and tried out max settings on Fable. I maxed everything and it all ran fine, however once in a while I would here this skipping noise, the kind you hear on scratched CDs. I know this is not a problem with my speakers or soundcard because I had this problem once before when I had my old video card, but once I did something with the video card the noise stopped.

Here are my specs:

Pentium 4 3.0 GHz Processor
Geforce 7800 GS
512 RAM

So if anyone knows how to get rid of this skipping noise that would be great, thanks.

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Old 03-09-2006, 11:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'd say upgrading memory might help. I'd vote for lag, but you never know.

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Old 03-09-2006, 11:32 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I am upgrading my memory soon, so I will see if that helps. But for now, if anyone else has any ideas of what the problem may be, please post.
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Old 03-11-2006, 01:53 AM   #4 (permalink)
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The the CPU maxing out during gameplay? That could cause it as well.
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Old 03-12-2006, 10:27 AM   #5 (permalink)
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No, the CPU isn't maxing out.
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