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    Default 8800GTS/ForceWare 163.75 problems?

    Just got myself a new 8800GTS 320MB with the latest 163.75 drivers. Card works flawlessly, except for one little yet annoying problem: when I switch user, then logs back in, the names of files and folders on the desktop disappears. I can still open them, and when they are highlighted I can see dark silhouettes for the names of the files/folders.

    The card idles at 33 degrees and full load increases it to 62, a very tolerable temp for an 8800GTS.

    The card plays games just fine (even Crysis now, after I've reinstalled it).

    Can anyone please help?

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    Senior Member JJJJJ's Avatar
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    Dec 2004

    Default Re: 8800GTS/ForceWare 163.75 problems?

    Seems to me Nvidia drivers still need improving for the 8800 cards.
    I have had an 8800 GTS with 760 megs for some months and am still playing with drivers.
    I am currently running their latest driver supplamented with nHancer.I have found that locking AA at 16 X gives me the best results.
    Jack GOF.

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