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Old 05-13-2007, 04:34 PM   #11
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Save up for some RAM, but keep in mind that Vista is resource intensive compared to XP, so don't be suprised if you notice a difference that isn't what you'd expect.

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Old 05-13-2007, 04:39 PM   #12
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You told Mason it was stupid to go to Vista, and here you do it. Hahahahahaha

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Old 05-13-2007, 05:38 PM   #13
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It was stupid to go to vista, but..i mean the 64 bit version, then i saw a bunch of the features n shit..and i loved it..i had to get it lol
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Old 05-13-2007, 05:58 PM   #14
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Not to hijack this thread or anything, but will a 8800GTS even out the FPS drop with vista on DX9 games?
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Compared to your current 6600GT, I'd say it would more than even out the difference.
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Old 05-13-2007, 06:15 PM   #16
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if you have Aero enabled try disabling that. that should free up some ram. I was monitering a comptuer at work with aero enabled and it was only using 256MB of it's ram, and virtually nothing from the paging file. The moment i turned Aero on WHAM! it was almost at the 1 gig mark.

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