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Poor game perfomance

Sir my hardware spec is intel P4 (3.06ghz) , 1 GB DDR 400 RAM
intel motherboard 915GAV,GPU 8600GTS 675 mhz 256mb,
power supply:400 watts (20+4 pin)

games runs on poor performance with very low FPS ,when i check the processor in the task manager while playing it gets to above 90% i dont think that the processor is the problem cos i get more points when i check with the for the specified game and the game manuals to0 say that P4 (2.80ghz) is enough i havent played atleast one game after buying the Graphics card so please solve my problems ~~expecting a good reply from the computer experts~~~

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Re: poor game perfomance

What resolution are you playing at? Did you unistall the old card properly first and use drivercleaner pro to remove all traces of the old drivers?

What card did you upgrade from?

Also what version of the card drivers are you using?

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