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Old 06-03-2008, 12:27 PM   #1
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Default Nvidia Drivers cause my computer to revert and become locked at low settings

First off, I have been trying to play Mass Effect all day. It hasn't been working so i decided I would update my comp drivers to see if that would fix the problem. Doing that only created another.

When I updated the drivers my computer reverted to the lowest possible resolution with 4bit of color and trying to change those settings resulted in an automatic revert to 4 bit color and the lowest possible resolution. Is there a guide or something I could read or some way to fix this?

I'm running an 8800 GTS 320mb, Windows Professional, 2gb of ram, and a dual core processor clocked at 2.8ghz.
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Which driver did you install?

Assuming XP Pro, 175.16?
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Which driver did you install?

Assuming XP Pro, 175.16?
Yes.
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Did you remove the old drivers?

You did d/load the 32bit version, yes? (assuming 32bit XP)
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Did you remove the old drivers?

You did d/load the 32bit version, yes? (assuming 32bit XP)
Yes I uninstalled and driver cleaned and I got the right version of the drivers.
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That's weird, it is the official nvidia driver from their site yes?

Have you removed and reinstalled it?

Does the same thing occur when you roll back to the old driver?
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