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Windows 7: Windows 7 doesnt show my 8800 gt card

16 Apr 2010   #11
squall leonhart

Windows 7


Every driver windows has ever installed, (without uninstalling properly) is stored there. Its linked to the driver rollback function. needless to say its a pain in the ass when uninstalling drivers if you happen to overinstall often as it'll just install the last dated driver stored in file repository.

at default, only trustedinstaller/system has permissions over that and the folders contained within.

the owner is trustedinstaller making it difficult to remove drivers from without screwing up the folder permissions and making it insecure.

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17 Apr 2010   #12

windows 7

in my case, the problem was with motherboard out of date bios, and it didnt recognize
in windows 7 or vista my pci-e card
i found the update that resolve just the problem i had
and when i flashed bios, apic mode was enabled and i was able to enter windows with it being enabled
ty for the help
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09 Aug 2010   #13

windows vista

hi ophelius, i have right now the same problem as you (exactly the same card) exactly i had some problems installing windows 7, my BIOS is out of date, but I dont know how to update it, could you give some tips to do it?
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