Notices

Overclockers Forums > Hardware > Video Cards > General GPU
General GPU
Forum Jump

Nvidia GF3 and New Games

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe Search this Thread
 
 
Thread Tools
Old 12-13-01, 01:25 PM Thread Starter   #1
Uther
Registered

 
Uther's Avatar 

Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Athens , Greece

 
Angry Nvidia GF3 and New Games


Recently I bought a new GFX card from PixelView (I know it sucks but i could not afford an ASUS !) with GF3 64MB DDR and TVout the problem is that when i play a game with different resolution than my desktop the screen loses focus and I have to regulate it from OSD of the monitor...the funny part is that when a game runs in the resolution of the desktop it rocks ! and another thing....i just bought 2 games....Alcatraz and Motoracer3. now...there is a problem with graphics...in the first the backgrounds wont show and in the second there are "destroyed" polygons all over...I use WinME latest DetonatorXP drivers from nvidia...with an AMD athlon 1 ghz 512 mb ram asus a7v mobo
what can i do ?
Uther is offline   QUOTE Thanks
Old 12-13-01, 02:55 PM   #2
TruckChase!
Member

 
TruckChase!'s Avatar 

Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Minnesota, US

 
Hey Uther,

I think the screen shifting is the fault of your monitor. My old monitor used to do that once until I'd adjust it and then it would save that screen orientation for that resolution/refresh rate. My new Sony auto-adjusts. If yours isn't saving the adjustments you could try powerstrip and set custom refresh rates for different resolutions to minimize the effect. ( http://www.entechtaiwan.com ) As far as the games go.. uh, I dunno. I'd think it to be something specific to each game. Have you checked with the manufacturers for patches?

__________________
C2D (WK 27"A")on ASUS P5B-E
3483Mhz/387Mhz FSB 1.454Vcore(Load Actual) 1.575(set)
Crucial PC-8500 2GB @ 967Mhz 5-5-4-12 2.1Vmem
ATI x1900XTX @ 739/1700 1.48Vgpu/2.12Vmem
150GB WD Raptor SATA HD
OCZ PowerStream 520w PS
Audigy X-Fi "Fatal1ty" UGH I can't stand endorsements...
Watercooled CPU/GPU; Mix of Danger Den and homebrew components
and the best monitor ever made:)
http://www.bf2player.com/sig/3295585-912.png
TruckChase! is offline   QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


Overclockers Forums > Hardware > Video Cards > General GPU
General GPU
Forum Jump

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Mobile Skin
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:15 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
You can add these icons by updating your profile information to include your Heatware ID, Benching Profile ID or your Folding/SETI profile ID. Edit your profile!
X

Welcome to Overclockers.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this the best community on the Internet since 1998!


(4 digit year)

Why Join Us?

  • Share experience
  • Max out your hardware
  • Best forum members anywhere
  • Customized forum experience

Already a member?