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Forum: Graphic Cards 15 Apr 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
ICIT2LOL, ThrashZone, After running a...

ICIT2LOL, ThrashZone,

After running a multitude of test programs, including HwInfo, Speccy, 3DMark, MEMtest, I have finally got the thing sorted. I also removed the MOBO from the chassis and...
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Apr 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
It never ends

ICIT3LOL,

Yesterday after taking out the mismatched RAM the machine ran basically ALL day with no faults at all. Slower yes of course, but no errors. Fast forward to today and as soon as I woke...
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 Apr 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Specs

Hi ICIT2LOL,

Here's what you asked for:

CPU is an Intel Core 2-QUAD Q 6600 @2.4Ghz

BIOS is: Version 1202 AMI 6/18/2009

Linux is on the SSD with 7 .... NB: I have NEVER had the issue in...
Forum: Graphic Cards 04 Apr 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Here you go!

Hi Thrash,
Doing a bit better today so that's a plus
I was told to use 375.70 driver

CPU is an Intel Core(TM) Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.4Ghz

RE: Norton AV

I just discovered that when I changed...
Forum: Graphic Cards 03 Apr 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks

Hi Thrash,

Sorry I didn't see your reply and I have't been well on top of it.

I have posted to the Nvidia forum and have a few answers to pass on to you guys.

Apparently the file...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks!

ThrashZone,

I had forgotten about the Vulkin being installed in the background, thanks, it's gone now. All I have is the graphics driver installed and nothing else.

I have noticed that some of...
Forum: Graphic Cards 28 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
More....

Thrash, Why do you feel that removing the drivers in the linked tutorial is better and more thorough than using the program DDU, Display Driver Uninstaller? Display Driver Uninstaller Download...
Forum: Graphic Cards 27 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
More to the story!

HI ThrashZone!

Well I have updated the driver and it still acts the same IE: Error message except with the new driver number! <sigh>

But I have found some interesting things in the Event...
Forum: Graphic Cards 27 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Are you getting the same message as I am?

Hi Lady Fitzgerald,

I've attached a grab of what the error message shows when the monitor comes back on. Are you getting the same message that points to the driver?

ICIT2LOL is working on it...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
More Info

ICIT2LOL,

I have taken screen caps of the entire Right Screen of the HWi Program and zipped all 6 parts up for you to see. I chose this method rather than posting all six in the forum and taking...
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
HW info results

ICIT2LOL,

I haven't taken the CPU out and replaced the thermal paste.

I installed the monitoring test program but the version I have looks different than yours. Here are 2 screenshots of the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 23 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Here we go again, problem is back!

ICIT2LOL, ThrashZone and others,

Wonder of wonders I got a blank screen 2 times in a row yesterday with similar message like before. I didn't get a chance to do a screen shot of the exact message...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
ThrashZone and ICIT2LOL, Thanks to both of...

ThrashZone and ICIT2LOL,

Thanks to both of you for your attention and advice, in what should have been a simple matter of changing out a graphics card.

I did get notification from the seller...
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Makes me wonder why...

You're right about the stalling tactics! I was clearly within their 30 day time period to return something defective. So other than being deliberately slow they have no solid reason for the delay. I...
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Card replacment solved the issue

I took your sage advice and purchased that card from NewEgg, it's working fine w/no errors or blank screens.

Having a bit of trouble returning the defective card it was sold 'through" NewEgg from...
Forum: Graphic Cards 07 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
ICIT2LOL, Thanks for your interest in my...

ICIT2LOL,

Thanks for your interest in my troubles.
The MOBO is the original Asus Rampage Extreme, that is to say it's has no number after it like 1, 2 or 3. The processor is an Intel Core Quad...
Forum: Graphic Cards 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
I did another remove/ reinstall of the driver...

I did another remove/ reinstall of the driver that came with the card. Then I ran the FurMark test program. Oddly enough it produced no errors and no smoke came out of the box. So I don't know what...
Forum: Graphic Cards 05 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Using older driver w/ new card

Since I have back dated the driver in use I haven't incurred the error. doesn't mean it's fixed but right now it's fine. Yes I know that 'new' doesn't mean it will work perfectly, the chance that's...
Forum: Graphic Cards 03 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Installed older driver

I took out the reg hack and the 378.66 driver and installed v 376.33 with no AV running and in Safe Mode.

We'll see how it goes from here, thanks to all thus far, I'll keep soldiering on until I...
Forum: Graphic Cards 02 Mar 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Problem continues

So in the last few days I followed these instruction:

Go to Start and type regedit in the Search box. In the results, double-click regedit.exe.
Browse to and then click...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Feb 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Everyone helping: I did see the excellent...

Everyone helping:
I did see the excellent article on how to avoid Nvidia problems. As I say it's well done but al lot of the folders don't seem to coincide with the ones I have. NP I just used the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Feb 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
HI ICIT2LOL, Yes I got them right from...

HI ICIT2LOL,

Yes I got them right from Nvidia's site, like you I figured the ones on the disc would be too old to use.

Thanks for supplying the link in case I didn't :D

J T
Forum: Graphic Cards 24 Feb 2017
Replies: 54
Views: 6,190
Posted By Tinsby
Video card has stopped responding but has recovered..

Throwing caution and a few dollars to the wind, I replaced the suspect video card with an Nvidia GEFORCE GT 610. After removing the original/old drivers for the card I took out I did a clean...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By Tinsby
That has it sorted now!

You were correct! I didn't have 'auto arrange' on but a choice called 'align icons to grid' WAS ticked. Since I never used that feature or auto arrange I was caught off guard by the odd behavior,...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Feb 2017
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By Tinsby
Safe Mode no different

Sorry to report Safe Mode is the same I cannot move anything all putting the cursor over them does is OPEN whatever the file is.

Thanks tho!

J T
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