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Bugs in the Windows 8 Release Preview

  1. #21

    Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Posts : 117
    Windows 8 Pro 64-bit, Windows 7 SP1 64-bit, Windows XP SP3 32-bit

    Quote Originally Posted by Mike Lonewolf View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by HPDeskjet View Post
    The simple solution is to reinstall the Nvidia drivers from Nvidia's site. After that run Windows Update manually and tell it to ignore the Nvidia driver update.

    Here you see I now have the correct drivers installed from the Nvidia site on my system after carrying out the above instructions:

    Attachment 6497
    That is WHAT I tried to do, interesting thing tho, when I looked in Add New Hardware under Video Devices it only gives me Intel Video Cards, and when I tried to force the Nvidia nForce driver, it told me the best driver is already installed, and Yes this is a NVidia card, shows up under my Windows 7 as such. This has me totally blown away.
    All a bit odd then. I had no problem installing the Nvidia drivers from their site. Looking at Device Manager all seems to be fine.

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  2. #22

    Posts : 993
    Windows 8 pro Retail

    Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, strange, very strange.
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