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Refresh rates W98se

Discussion in 'ATI' started by Guest, Oct 2, 2003.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Hi, new 9800 pro owner here

    Love the card but, I am having problems with refresh rates on a non-DCC
    Have tried Powerstrip which seems to work with OGL games but still have
    problems with D3D. 60hz kills my eyes !!

    It seems that this has been fixed in Cat 3.7 drivers for XP/W2k only!
    I think I read somewhere that this is new problem in drivers... does anyone
    know which older drivers do not have this 'issue'?


    Guest, Oct 2, 2003
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    Ben Pope Guest

    D4D / OpenGL always tends to run at 60Hz... make sure you have the correct
    monitor driver installed and use ReForce.

    Ben Pope, Oct 2, 2003
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    Guest Guest

    Thanks Ben

    I did have the proper monitor inf file installed Optiquest V115
    Happily, I've managed to get everything working fine now by using
    Powerstrip and setting each refresh rate manually. Desktop is good, D3D is
    good, OGL is good :)

    Thanks again for the response.

    Guest, Oct 3, 2003
  4. Guest

    Ben Pope Guest

    Yep... powerstrip is good for that too.

    Ben Pope, Oct 3, 2003
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