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  1. wolf

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    thanks for that pagalms, hes gone to bed as its 2am local time for him and he works at 6, ill pass on the info about your file, and we'll see how that goes, what did you end up changing anyway? just adding the 9600GT DEV string?

    I'm very keen to help anyone and everyone get on 177.26 as they rock THAT hard :D

    agreed?
     
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    wonder if this does anything for geforce 7 cards
     
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    I'm fairly sure it brings these big gains to any CUDA enabled card... so my guess is the 7 series just missed out.
     
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    Hey pagalms,
    could you plz add compatibility for an 8800GT to your vista x64 modded inf.

    me and my mate are having trouble getting it to work on his vista build.
     
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    No probs Wolf, i was at school for a while. Now i'm at home and i'll do it ;)
     
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    I got a pretty hefty boost in 3dmark vantage.. 69XX to 74XX
     
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    cheers man
     
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    Ok, this one should work with all G80, G92 and G94 cards.
    Here's what i've done:
    I took nv_disp.inf file from older drivers, copied and pasted in this *.inf file:
    all G80, G92 and G94 related lines from [Manufacturer] section, each core related lines under [ControlFlags] till [nv_Gxx_DOEB.GeneralConfigData] , and each core related lines under ; Localizable Strings .
    ;)
    Without all these 3 operations, drivers didn't worked on my G80, now they works :)
    If you guys have a question, just ask and i'll try to help ;)
     

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    still doesnt work...... any thoughts?
     
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    Damn, looks like i'm divided by zero :laugh:
    This one?
     

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    thanks again, passing it onto my mate
     
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    still no dice with those drivers man..
     
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    Sh, i'm out of ideas :(
    I was added everything i know :(
    Maybe try to replace whole *.inf from older drivers. Maybe this will help.
    Just sorry, i'm out of ideas :(
     
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    that wouldnt work i tried that when i had problems(im not the one wolf i talking about) and it doesnt work because it doesnt add the right reg entries and it doesnt use all the .dll's because their were feweer in the old releases.
     
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    all right guys.. I downloaded the drivers, then downloaded the modded .inf file... swapped out the file and i still get

    [​IMG]

    Don't know why it does it...
     
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    Pagalms' post from last night helped me :D Thanks man.
    Last night the problems I was having had me so frustrated that I was willing to start learning how to code.
     
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    I was added every card support from 175.XX drivers in last attach, and looks like they worked only for two guys - me and Ozzman :(
    This is where my knowledge ends. BTW this was my first time when i'm modding drivers :)
     
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    did a good job :)
     
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    It looks like you did a good job on the modding. I used the modded drivers from the vista 32bit thread... So, I don't know what happened there... lol

    Great job man! :toast:
     
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    Thanks guys :toast:
    Cold Storm - maybe they didn't worked for you, because i took 64bit Vista's *.inf, since i'm using 64bit Vista.
    Hey, if someone can give me 32bit Vista's and XP nv_disp.inf files, i can try to mod them. :)
     
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    Yeah, I saw that you had them as the Vista x64, so I didn't try it... But, I do thank ya for the insite for it all!
     
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    Please can you attach here your X86 nv_disp.inf file?
    I'll mod it and we'll see if it can help to other 32bit Vista users :)
    My download speed sucks too much to download whole driver package, so i'm downloading 175 from Nvidia homepage now.
     
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    All right bro. Here you go.. And I thank you for the help. :toast:
     
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    You're shure it's 32's? It pretty much looks like one of my first 64's :confused:
    P.S. XP's nv_disp.inf's are only welcome here :)
     
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    well here is what I just downloaded from the website for 32 bit.. everything else is deleted so I know its right. :toast:
     
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