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Color problem after installing latest nVidia 8600 GT driver

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  • Graphics Cards
  • Windows 7
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Last response: in Graphics Cards
January 24, 2010 4:08:01 AM

I recently upgraded to Windows 7 and installed the most recent driver update for the 8600 GT. Since installing the driver, the color on my monitor has changed, with more of a reddish, overexposed look. The difference is particularly noticeable because you can see the color change a few seconds after startup when the desktop first shows up. The colors are normal for about 5 seconds, and then my the color change occurs. Does anyone have any idea as to what might be causing this, how I could try to troubleshoot/fix it? Thanks.

HPm9100T 2.66 ghz Q6700 quad, Windows 7 x64, 4G memory, nVidia 8600 GT

More about : color problem installing latest nvidia 8600 driver

January 24, 2010 4:36:01 AM

I rolled back the driver. Seems to have fixed the problem. Strange.
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January 24, 2010 7:40:49 AM

Sometimes, the latest version of driver aren't the best, the older one can be more stable...
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