7th August 2009, 13:01 #1
Frame rate dropped in all games.
Hi everyone time for me to have a serious problem with my PC.
Q6600 CPU running 7GB ram @ 800mhz
ASUS P5N-E SLI motherboard
Windows Vista Home premium 32 bit
Well I went to play a game today and my frame rate has dropped so much that every second my games are jumping. I have restored a recent reg clean cleared all page files and re-implemented.
At the moment I am re-downloading a game to test that but its going to take a while. I was just wondering if anyone has any ideas. I am tempted to re-install vista but that would be a last ditch effort.
Any comments or suggestions welcome.
7th August 2009, 18:33 #2
With which game are you facing this problem??
8th August 2009, 09:27 #3
I was all of them mate but a full system restore as in re-install has sorted out the problem so no worrys.
11th August 2009, 00:05 #4
Whch driver version are u using ..?? did u overclock ur pc.. ??
11th August 2009, 00:27 #5
I have the most up to date drivers on my PC but I have found the cause of the problem.
I have a duel screen set up and I have never had problems with running games. but now I have to disable my second screen to make the games run properly. Any ideas knightrider. I have tried uninstalling the drivers and installing the previous driver with no luck. Do you think I should go to the one before that?
11th August 2009, 15:41 #6
Did u use the 190.XX WHQL drives 184.Xx was the most stable one as far as i remem.Try it out and do let me know
11th August 2009, 16:18 #7
Nvidia have not got the 184.Xx on the driver list only the 182.Xx, 185.Xx, 186.Xx and the 190Xx. If you can find the 184.Xx I wouldn't mind giving it a go. Thanks again for your time.
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Addition: The driver I have installed at the moment is the one from Vista update.
Driver Date: 27/03/2009
I still have the problem with this one too... Very strange!
Last edited by johnny.rotton; 11th August 2009 at 16:41.
11th August 2009, 16:41 #8
i might have typed in wrong it was 185 ...sorry for the typo..
Try uninstalling it using ccleaner and tune up and hten install soem conflict may be with the old files...
11th August 2009, 18:47 #9
I will give it try but it wont be till the weekend now mate.
13th August 2009, 19:14 #10
I have found the problem.... Serious Samurize has a serious memory leak for the graphics card. I stopped using it today and all seems to be working I even have object dock and 9 sidebar gadgets running with no problems.
This matter is now resolved so thanks for you help everyone.