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Old 03-21-07, 08:19 PM   #1
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Default 9x.xx Series drivers and 6600

I have a BFG 6600 and I can not upgrade to any drivers above the 84.21 version. If I do, my system locks up when any game/browser/application plays video.

Has anyone run into this? I can't believe that my card can't use the latest drivers. I've did a clean install of Windows XP Pro, and the problem still happened.

Some of the latest games don't run as well on my system because of this I believe. I upgraded this past time from 81.98 to 84.21 and saw a difference in tearing in some games. I wish I could upgrade to the latest drivers to improve my performance even more. This issue has really turned me off of Nvidia cards/drivers. If anyone has dealt with this let me know what you did to resolve.. Thanks.
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Old 03-21-07, 10:36 PM   #2
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Default Re: 9x.xx Series drivers and 6600

what drivers did you try?... try 92.91 also make sure to use driver cleaner and cab cleaner everytime before you install new ones
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Sounds like something more may be borked. I have a 6600GT in a spare box, works just fine with latest drivers regardless of what it is asked to do.
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