View Full Version : slow performance with bfg 6800 OC

10-03-05, 12:30 AM
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.


10-03-05, 12:34 AM
Probably ATI files screwing with the nvidia drivers, try using Driver Cleaner to remove all the left overs.

10-03-05, 12:35 AM
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?

10-03-05, 12:44 AM
hmmm tried Driver Cleaner didn't seem to help anything, any other ideas?

10-03-05, 12:58 AM
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, 01:05 AM
Alright thanks for the help