RE: Nvidia 7900 GT not functioning in games ?
your not using the latest beta drivers
> v had vista for about 6 to 8 months and have done a clean installation to
> try and see what was cuasing my problem which is that ever time i play a
> game ie #halo 2 as soon as the start up screen loads all i get is lines of
> various colours across the screen and to get out of that i have to press
> keys blindly to get back to the desktop which is then the same so i have to
> log out - switch user (cuz if i dont i get the same garbbled screen) and
> then log back in every thing is fine until/ if i try to play Halo 2.
> i did the clean install so i could monitor from scracth wath updates for
> windows where installled and second time round only use original drivers
> from manufacturere which i did all microsft updates installed but using the
> nvidia driver that came with windows vista everything is fine i can play
> Halo 2 to my hearts content maybe the odd crash now and then and its an
> nforce mother board with all the driver for same from nvidia but when i
> install the latest nvidia 7 series driver (163.75) the same garbbled screen
> appears. has anybody any ideas, and there is no error report generated for
> this cuz the comp. oesnt crash so im totally lost. am going to go back to XP
> if i cant sort this out before christmas have been trying for 6 month on to
> microsoft and nvidia no replies or fixes and all nvidias drivers over that 6
> months have im getting the same problem
> Somebody hats had enough of vista !