View Full Version : XFX 6800GT Help

04-01-05, 12:03 AM
first off sry if this has been asked before i searched and didnt find anything.
With that said installed my 6800gt the other day and with the drivers it came with (61.72B i belive), it wouldnt exit out of opengl games (ie: DoD, Doom 3) but it would out of BIA (assuming BIA is a directx game) i tried newer drivers when windows would restart after installing them all my icons and images in windows would be all messed up with lines and such, so i went back to some older drivers that seem to work (66.81). and these work i can go into and out of games fine except for that i cant take screenshots in any of my games (including BIA).

example: http://home.comcast.net/~HYBPS/SS.jpg

wondering if this is a software or harware problem.

Comp Specs:
Asrock p4v88 mobo
P4 2.8
1 gig kingston ram (2x512 dual channel)
400W PS
XFX 6800GT

Thanks for the help

04-01-05, 03:59 AM
The first obvious question would be, did you completely remove the previous driver you had in your system before installing the new card?

04-01-05, 02:17 PM
You're not alone, see this (http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=48127&highlight=chipsets) thread. There's a thread claiming a fix here. (http://www.nvnews.net/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=48564)

04-01-05, 06:19 PM
well that fix did fix my issues with the new drivers in windows and frezzing up games on exit, but i still have the same screenshot problem.