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GTX 560 TI FPS DROP. HELP

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May 29, 2012 3:31:15 PM

Recently i installed my GTX 560 TI and 650w PSU but.. on some games i get bad fps drop like on blackops it goes down to like 10fps every 5seconds or so, but when i had my HD5770 i could play it fine :S whats the problem!? its not all games but quite alot, older ones like wow and cod4 are fine.
GTX 560 TI
CIC 650W PSU
X6 PHENOM 1055T
ARCTIC FREEZER 13 CPU FAN
4GB DDR3 RAM

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a c 125 U Graphics card
May 29, 2012 3:35:19 PM

Hi

Did you uninstall the old AMD drivers before installing the nvidia drivers?
May 29, 2012 3:37:43 PM

No, not before but i have uninstalled them yesterday
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May 29, 2012 3:41:25 PM

Turns out amd catalyst was still there, let me try now and see how games run
a c 291 U Graphics card
May 29, 2012 3:42:25 PM

I'd reinstall windows. When dealing with AMD drivers, it's impossible to completely remove them from your computer and their remnants poison Nvidia graphics performance. I don't know whether they do this on purpose or not, but that's the case, and personally, I haven't found any way at all to fix it without reinstalling windows.
May 29, 2012 3:42:32 PM

Rustyy117 said:
Hi

Did you uninstall the old AMD drivers before installing the nvidia drivers?

Turns out amd catalyst was still there, let me try now and see how games run
May 29, 2012 3:43:32 PM

Sunius said:
I'd reinstall windows. When dealing with AMD drivers, it's impossible to completely remove them from your computer and their remnants poison Nvidia graphics performance. I don't know whether they do this on purpose or not, but that's the case, and personally, I haven't found any way at all to fix it without reinstalling windows.

Ahh okay, thanks. i guess its gonna be a 10hour back up proccess for me :L need to factory restore tbh
a c 125 U Graphics card
May 29, 2012 3:43:39 PM

riccardojayhillier said:
Turns out amd catalyst was still there, let me try now and see how games run


Ok, let us know how you get on.
May 29, 2012 4:35:02 PM

Rustyy117 said:
Ok, let us know how you get on.

Okay, im backing up all my files now, then im going to factory restore, then tell you if its the same or not
a c 230 U Graphics card
May 30, 2012 12:37:37 AM

Sorry ya went thru all that.....I have never had an issue getting old drivers out tho.

Option 1.

1. Download latest nVidia drivers
2. Uninstall AMD drivers.
3. Use registry cleaner to remove all things AMD
4. Reboot
5. Shut Down machine.
6. Remove old card / Install new card
7. Boot to Windows
8. "Just say No" if Windoze wants to install anything
9. Install new drivers.

Option 2.

1. Download latest nVidia drivers
2. Uninstall AMD drivers.
3. Run DriverSweeper
4. Reboot
5. Shut Down machine.
6. Remove old card / Install new card
7. Boot to Windows
8. "Just say No" if Windoze wants to install anything
9. Install new drivers.
a c 291 U Graphics card
May 30, 2012 5:04:01 AM

Glad you solved it!
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