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Windows 7: Nvidia driver refresh rate 59hz?.

20 May 2015   #1

Nvidia driver refresh rate 59hz?.

Hi on my Asus Strix 970 GTX I have been having problems with dimming and shimmering both on win 7 64bit home and windows 8.1 pro 64 bit. I have tested several drivers from NVidia and still same problem. yesterday I decided to see what my refresh rate was in NVidia control panel and it was set to 59hz. I changed it to 60hz as my TV is 60hz and pressed apply. Went into game any game and played for abit then the dimming and shimmering started. I quite and looked at the refresh rate and again turned to 59hz. I restarted my PC and went and looked in the control panel when rebooted and it said 60hz. Played a game and same thing started. Went back to control panel and it changed the refresh rate back to 59hz. I have tried Inspector to keep it at 60hz but no change and even gpu tweak but still the same. Any other people having same problem?.

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Thanks. But it didn't do it with my 670GTX on same cable and TV. Strange.
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