Nvidia drivers in Vista

  jagsman 10:01 03 Apr 07
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My Setup,

Dual Core AMD Athlon X2 4200
1GB DDR2-667 RAM
160GB HDD
Nvidia 7600GT PCI-e GFX
Vista Home Premium 32 bit

My Problem,

3dMark 03 Results;
Using Microsoft Drivers for 7600GT - 10987
Using Nvidia Drivers for 7600GT - 6796
(latest Nvidia drivers from website)

Solution,

Any help with this would be gratefully received.

  Probabilitydrive 10:41 03 Apr 07

Regrettably no solution for your query other than some more info about the problems Vista has with Nvidias drivers. click here

did you remove m/s drivers and install nvid in safe mode? the reason i ask is i had a similar problem and occasional video hardware errors, after i first put nvid driver on.
download nvid to desktop, reboot into safe mode unistall 7600gt from driver manager, reboot into safe mode install nvid driver reboot.
thats what i did and it improved 3d benchmark from the microsoft vista set up, hope this helps
my set up at time
64 5200 x2
7600gt
adam

  CodenameCueball 11:21 03 Apr 07

i have a geforce 6200 and it installed the drivers via windows update. works fine. check the welcome centre. should have something like this but with 7600 instead of 6200

click here

  Stuartli 11:26 03 Apr 07

Don't know if this will work with Vista:

click here

Also see:

click here

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