Featured Articles

Analyst reveals Apple Watch spec

Analyst reveals Apple Watch spec

An analyst has examined the Apple Watch supply chain in an effort to ascertain the exact spec of Cupertino’s new gadget…

More...
Nvidia's first 20nm product is a mobile SoC

Nvidia's first 20nm product is a mobile SoC

For much of the year we were under the impression that the second generation Maxwell will end up as a 20nm…

More...
Nvidia GTX 980 reviewed

Nvidia GTX 980 reviewed

Nvidia has released two new graphics cards based on its latest Maxwell GPU architecture. The Geforce GTX 970 and Geforce GTX…

More...
Nvidia adjusts GTX 980 and GTX 970 pricing

Nvidia adjusts GTX 980 and GTX 970 pricing

It appears that Nvidia has been feeling the pulse of the market and took some note from comments regarding the original…

More...
PowerColor TurboDuo R9 285 reviewed

PowerColor TurboDuo R9 285 reviewed

Today we will take a look at the PowerColor TurboDuo Radeon R9 285. The card is based on AMD’s new…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Wednesday, 29 August 2007 00:51

Microsoft release Vista game hotfix

Written by Fuad Abazovic

Image

Fixes Geforce 6,7 and 8 in DX 9 and 10


Microsoft has released a fix that is suppose to fix the "Virtual address space usage in Windows game development".

This Vista hotfix is recommended for Geforce 6.7 and 8 series customers running DirectX 9 and 10 so basically most of Nvidias market. The hotfix will resolve abnormal application behaviour such as crashes and extremely low frame rates when running some 3D applications at very high graphic settings.

The issue is most commonly notices at Battlefield 2, Battlefield 2142, Civilization IV, Company of Heroes, Half-Life 2, Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle Earth II, Supreme Commander, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas, and some highly anticipated upcoming titles.

Nvidia highly recommend getting this fix. Microsoft has the fix available at his site here while Nvidia has its own link here.


blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments