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gpu not downclocking to 2D/idle speeds

  1. #1

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    gpu not downclocking to 2D/idle speeds

    My gpu is not downclocking while on the desktop. It's pegged at a base clock of 1,110 Mhz, drawing load voltage and this idling about 10c higher than before in Windows 7. A reboot usually fixes it.

    I dont know what in Windows 8 is causing it. I have nvidia control panel set to Adaptive power management, what else is there that would effect this? I can't think of anything else, I must be missing something.

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  2. #2

    My house
    Posts : 148
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64

    Open up task manager and see if there is any process running in the background that might utilize your GPU.
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gpu not downclocking to 2D/idle speeds
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