Originally Posted by energyman76b
I don't have lockups. I don't have lags. My desktop is faster than with my 5200 or 6600.
Because your 8600 has a mature driver and has been supported since the 100 series drivers. The rest of us with GT's are stuck with 169.*
Spread spectrum has nothing to do with voltage but a method for increasing bandwidth. Checking it makes things less stable...not more.
Admittedly I have no idea what Driving Strength is. What is it?
I have resorted to not using Gnome either. My desktop is really snappy since I switched to terminal and wget.