View Full Version : slow performance with bfg 6800 OC

10-02-05, 11:30 PM
Hello I recently just upgraded my video card from a radoen 8500 to this geforce card. I played Half life 2 to test it out and it seemed pretty choppy at 1024x768, everything high, fsaa off and ani filtering off (sometimes 15fps at some areas). When i played Half life 2 with my radeon it seemed to play the game with the same fps but at 800x600 medium settings.

I am running a Athlon xp 2400+, Abit Nforce2 mobo, 768 mb ram

I'm thinking I might need to reformat to get rid of the ATI crap but I'd like to see what you guys think.


10-02-05, 11:34 PM
Probably ATI files screwing with the nvidia drivers, try using Driver Cleaner to remove all the left overs.

10-02-05, 11:35 PM
Also noticed in the agp tab section in Rivatuner is says AGP transfer rate is PCI. That doesn't look right is there anyway to change that?

10-02-05, 11:44 PM
hmmm tried Driver Cleaner didn't seem to help anything, any other ideas?

10-02-05, 11:58 PM
Theres your issue, your card is running as a PCI Card. You need to reinstall your AGP drivers (and remove the GART ATI Drivers). Most likly your going to need to reformat.

10-03-05, 12:05 AM
Alright thanks for the help