here is the question,
my new video cards a working great,but the temperture seems high.
i was told there good.were do you find the running temps of the 8800gts 320.
im running idle at gpu1-66c
in game play gpu1-70c
i was told the threshold limit is 80c is this normal and yes i,ve looked on nvidia site for temp specs cant find anywere does any one know a site that will have the temp specs of my video card
i have the same card. EVGA 8800gts 320Mb Superclocked. and i get same temperature as you. don't worry it's normal. if your worried. change the fan control from automatic to manual and set it to 75% or more. this bring down the idle temperature and in automatic its default fan load is set to 59%.
n-tune will not let me adjust gpu fan settings.it will let me overclock all i want but again will not let me adjust fans on my gpu.
how can i enable this i have the asus p5nsli crosshair 590 mb or do you think my mb has it disabled
If you're using ntune/nvidia ctrl panel to adjust, it's a bit flakey.
For me it always takes 2x or more tries, the 1st attempt does nothing and the second or third usually takes it up to 99%.
My temps are ~55c idle, ~64c max when the fan is max speed.
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I didn't have any problems adjusting the fan speed just make sure your in the right area to adjust the speed and not where you monitor the speed.
For some reason for me it doesn't do anything under the driver level control area where you also overclockl, but it works if you go to the low level system control that you can get to from the target adapter area of the main control panel. The program isn't the most intuitive you kinda just have to click around to find what settings are available.