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Old 12-19-2004, 11:34 PM   #1
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Angry why are you still lagging?!?!?!

i just upgraded my computer (new graphics card, motherboard). my specs are 512MB,Geforce 5700LE (agp),Intel Celeron 1.7ghz. all my other games run perfect excepty for Raven Shield. It still runs like i never upgraded my computer. my motherboard is http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...153-017&depa=0

and i was just wondering since it has a built in video card if its using that video card instead of my geforce?
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Old 12-19-2004, 11:38 PM   #2
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It maybe the onboard GPU. Go to the BIOS and check if its still on. If it is, trun it off, and then just install the drivers for your nVIDIA card (if you havent) and you should be fine. If not hang around more to see if you get more awnsers.
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Old 12-20-2004, 12:39 AM   #3
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Welll a Celeron isnt much of an upgrade.
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Old 12-20-2004, 12:51 AM   #4
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heh, yeah, i only had 200 bucks for a new upgrade, and my video card was integrated and sucked so i thought a graphics card would be better than a new processor ( i would also have had 2 buy an new motherboard). do u know how i can check the BIOS 2 see if the card is on? btw, how come all my other games run fine on full settings ( black hawk down, need for speed underground, thief:deadly shadows)??
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Old 12-20-2004, 01:02 AM   #5
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Is this splinter cell?

Search you bios and look for something called integrated video. It probably is still turned to on, or auto. Make sure you set it to disabled.
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i cant find it, can u be a little bit more specific? is this just because of my processor or really beacuse the integrated video card is turned on, because all my other games work perfectly so i'm kinda confused. the game that still lags and runs like on my old integrated video card is Rainbow Six: Raven Shield.
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Old 12-20-2004, 03:26 AM   #7
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i just updated my drivers: http://downloads.guru3d.com/download.php?det=913

still no difference. ney suggestions?
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Old 12-20-2004, 11:59 AM   #8
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only problem is that all bios are different if you can give me what the main menu options are at the main bios page I could possibly point you in the right direction.
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Old 12-20-2004, 12:04 PM   #9
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What settings you running the game at?
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Old 12-21-2004, 01:26 AM   #10
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i'm running everything at the lowest settings. here are the menu options:
standard CMOS features, advanced BIOS features, advanced chipset features, integrated peripherals, power management setup, PnP/PCI Configurations, pc health stautes, miscellaneous control.
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IF you have your manual look over all the bios place and see if you can find it there. For some reason the manual is unavailable on jetways site. Crappy company.
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Well thats weird cause i got a 5200 128mb geforce fx and it runs perfectly on high everything on high
Get a driver from nvidia.com dont go any where else
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5200? i have an 5700 and it lags on raven shield, but runs everything else perfect. i cant find any new drivers for 5700.
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Old 12-21-2004, 08:26 PM   #14
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god damn, i just got Colin McRae Rally 2005 and it wont even work on my computer. It says " Fatal Error, DirectX9.0c is not installed" when i just downloaded it from the microsoft website. i went to the nvidia website and i'm downloading this file called 66.93_win2kxp_english.exe

i hope that'll update my drivers and make this game work. can anyone else give me suggestions and tell me if i should download that file? thanks
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can somebody please help? I'm not sure if i updated my drivers or not, but i just downloaded and installed this: http://www.nvidia.com/object/winxp_2k_66.93

and my game still doesnt work, it keeps saying i havent installed Direct X 9.0 C when i've installed it from the game cd ( it came with the game) and even installed it from the Microsoft site. heres some other

Device information:
Name: Nvidia GeForce FX 5700LE
Manufacturer: Nvidia
Chip Type:GeForce FX 5700
DAC Type: Integrated RAMDAC

Driver information:
Main Driver: nv4_disp.dll
Version: 6.14.0010.6722 (English)
WHQL Logo'd : NA
Mini VDD: nv4_mini.sys
VDD: NA
DDI Version: 9 (or higher)
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