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I have to reinstall drivers for my 560 ti top every few days

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July 26, 2012 10:13:29 PM

So I got a new computer at the end of April, anyway - the guy at the store we went to built my computer and he put in a 560 ti DirectCU2 Top graphics card in it. Anyway about once a week I need to reinstall the drivers (newest drivers from nvidia website) otherwise I get really bad lag.

For example, in World of Warcraft i generally have 70 to 100 fps, which is great but some days I will log in and I cant even move because I have 1fps (more like .5fps but its lowest is 1) so I'll log out and install the drivers then when I log in again its fine and back to the 70-100 fps range.

I've tried just exiting the game and reopening it and it didn't help, same with restarting the computer - and its not a virus or anything.

Anybody know what this problem is?

Edit: Also - and its happened 3 times since I've gotten my computer - randomly the screen will turn pink and the computer freezes, restarting it fixes the problem though. It hasn't happened in a month but it happened just days after getting my computer.
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July 26, 2012 10:18:07 PM

Try downloading driver sweeper, then use that to remove all of your remaining nvidia drivers, and then try installing the latest driver again.
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a c 291 U Graphics card
July 26, 2012 10:24:05 PM

What is your power supply unit? Is it a fresh windows install?
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July 26, 2012 10:29:08 PM

Yes, fresh install of windows and its a 620w power supply
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a b U Graphics card
July 26, 2012 10:30:56 PM

What brand of power supply?
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July 26, 2012 10:55:24 PM

Antec Neo eco
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July 26, 2012 11:36:06 PM

Get the latest 304.79 drivers.
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