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Hi all! I recently made a switch from Ti4600-8X to old 7800GS of mine after i saw that the shutdown bug was fixed. So I went and installed the unofficial 82.69 driver. Everything worked out well. After the first boot I had to run 3DMark 2001se for comparison. I couldn't believe my eyes when I saw the result. Only 16191 points. Keep in mind my old 4600 got 13113. How could there be so little difference? "Well that must be some sort of a bug", I thought myself. Then I proceeded to run Quake 1. In start menu the background ran flawlessly. I decided to crank up the resolution from 320 x 240 to 640 x 480. The difference in framerate was astonishing. Every resolution after the initial 320 x 200 turned Quake into slideshow. "Well Quake is an old game, that's the reason.", I thought. For the grand finale I fired up Morrowind. It was horrible. I only got 30 fps outside no matter what resolution I was using. I have tried switching to agp 4x but it made no difference whatsoever. Any help is appreciated. Specs: Pentium 4 2,8 Ghz (Hyperthreading off) Asus P4S800(SIS 648FX, Doesn't support AGP Fast Write O.o) 256MB PC3200 DDR SDRAM NVIDIA Geforce 7800 GS 256MB Windows 98 SE Integrated Sound card 3Com 3C905B-TX Fast Etherlink XL 10/100 PCI EDIT:Tried changing AGP Aperture Size to any other than the default 64 MB. 3DMark wouldn't run with lower than 32 MB. With 32 MB I got 16171 points. So no difference. EDIT2: Disabled Shutdown Patcher but it made no difference.
Ken-mkII posted a topic in Hardware HangoutHi there: Really long time no come back to MSFN... The new forum really run slow on my old Win9x machine, heh~ BTW, I am looking for the BIOS of the HP G210 display card BIOS, the exact outlook is as below pic: http://partsurfer.hp.com/ShowPhoto.aspx?partnumber=586382-001 I pretty sure my card's BIOS is corrupt, since I tried to flash other brand (MSI/PNY) G210 BIOS to this card, and it becomre alive again, but the side effect is that the fan becore so NOISEY, its why I look for the original BIOS for the card. This card is in lots of HP/Compaq desktop computer, if some MSFNers see this post, pls help me to backup the BIOS by GPU-Z or nvflash, thanks a lots! NOTE: the slimline series also got this card, but in low profile, the upper VGA head is disabled by BIOS (Coz I got this BIOS and tried) Best Regards, Ken Yaksa