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Forum: Graphic Cards 23 Aug 2009
Replies: 40
Views: 23,122
Posted By Martinhunt
It seems to be a problem with the card and...

It seems to be a problem with the card and Vista/7. Not all 7900 series cards are effected but in the weeks I've been researching the issue it seems the 7900 series are the only ones that this...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
And I would have lost that bet. Thanks for...

And I would have lost that bet.

Thanks for the help guys. I've consigned myself to the fact it's likely my PSU. I did two installs of x32, one just installing over my WD10k drive and the other...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Aug 2009
Replies: 10
Views: 7,919
Posted By Martinhunt
Probably a silly question, but you did...

Probably a silly question, but you did installed/updated your video drivers, right? In my dilemma over my graphics issue when I was operating without a 3D accelerator driver, my icons were pretty...
Forum: Drivers 13 Aug 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 2,636
Posted By Martinhunt
Nvidia 7 Series + Win 7 x32 driver issues?

Has anyone seen or read anything about the Win 7/Vista drivers for Nvidia 7 series not working properly?

I have a thread over in General where we were trying to determine the cause of a graphics...
Forum: Graphic Cards 13 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
Haven't had a chance to do that Antman, will give...

Haven't had a chance to do that Antman, will give that a try if the problem persists after a clean install to Win 7 x64. I'm hoping that it is just some buggy Nvidia 7 series driver issue rather...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
That'll be my next stop Squonksc. It seems...

That'll be my next stop Squonksc.

It seems to have something to do with the driver release for the 7000 series + Win 7. I'm assuming no one running Vista ran into this issue or else I would have...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 40
Views: 23,122
Posted By Martinhunt
Hi, I posted on the general forums regarding what...

Hi, I posted on the general forums regarding what I think MAY be the same issue.

eVga 7900 GT here as well, every so often my gpu fan will kick on, then I'll get a screen with jumbled colors, it...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
Back again guys. Ok, popped out the vid card...

Back again guys.

Ok, popped out the vid card (and looking over my previous posts I realize I said CPU, I meant GPU, it's the GPU fan that is speeding up, not the CPU fan. Sorry! :o ), I see...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
Ok Aero uses a constant video overlay that didn't...

Ok Aero uses a constant video overlay that didn't exist in XP...
Perhaps this caused the card to work harder, and caused a capacitor to overheat or distend, which means the card is working at a...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
Yep, in XP I can hear the fan speed up and...

Yep, in XP I can hear the fan speed up and nothing happens on the screen, in 7 speeds up and video glitches.

The problem began occuring right after win 7 install, before any drivers were changed,...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
But that's the odd thing, I can boot over to XP...

But that's the odd thing, I can boot over to XP and it won't happen.
Increase in fan speed = rising cpu temp = under load, but the fact it's occurring in 7 and not XP has me stumped.

EDIT: ...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Aug 2009
Replies: 16
Views: 3,359
Posted By Martinhunt
Odd video glitch.

Hi, and thanks for taking the time to look.

I dont have any screencaps because I'm at the office at the moment, but when I get home I'll post some. The video will suddenly get a bunch of...
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