Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Report Nvidia GTX 480 to have disabled cores

24 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
Report Nvidia GTX 480 to have disabled cores

Well like the thread states here's the skinny.This is a story reported by Digitmes, which Nvidia refused to comment on.. Fabe Report: Nvidia GTX 480 to Have Disabled Cores

My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

Hmm, I think I'd wait a while before installing one of those cards.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Mar 2010   #3


There's like 4 different versions of why the GTX480 is being released with less cores.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

24 Mar 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

This series of chip seems to not
be going well for Nvidia. They
do tend to bounce back though.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Report Nvidia GTX 480 to have disabled cores

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
New Graphics Card Nvidia Geforce GTX 460 has disabled my sound.
I recently reinstalled windows and replaced my old NVIDEA Geforce 9600GT which finally died with a new Geforce GTX 460. However, when I installed the drivers, it completely disabled my motherboard's onboard Realtek Azalia soundcard, and for the last few days I've had no sound at all. Nothing I've...
Graphic Cards
Slow PC, Health Report says Device Disabled but Dev. Mgr. says its ok
My PC has slowed to a crawl. Performance monitor says CPU is constantly 50-60% busy with nothing happening on the screen. System Health Report says A device is disabled preventing it from working properly.Details:The device, Officejet 4500 G510n-z, is disabled. If this device is no longer used it...
Performance & Maintenance
Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS - Aero Disabled
I've been using this card with Windows 7 64-bit for over 6 months now, and I've never had this problem. I used device manager to update my graphics card driver last night, and ever since the update, Aero has been disabled. I tried uninstalling the driver and reinstalling it manually from Nvidia's...
Graphic Cards
Nvidia 7950 disabled by windows
I just installed windows 7 ultimate, and after installing the correct drivers for my graphics card, it shows up in device manager, but in its properties it says Windows has stopped this device because it has reported problems. (Code 43) I have tried several different drivers but to no avail. Could...
Quad Core- 3 Cores Disabled/Not working??
I just installed/upgraded Windows 7 7000 build today and just noticed 3 of my cores are disabled even though they are enabled in the bios. Everything else is working fine. Any ideas as to what might be causing this issue. Thanks
Performance & Maintenance

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:42.
Twitter Facebook Google+