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X1650 agp does strange things in games

I just updated my video card from a ti4200 64 meg 4x agp to an his x1650 512 meg 4x/8x agp. my mobo is only 4x agp, which i have read is not a problem. everything runs great except when it comes to playing my one game that i always play. that is America's army. it seams that there will be lines that start from a wall that weren't there with my old card. the lines sometimes go straight and never get bigger. then some of them go into a large triangle. i have tried all sorts of settings to get rid of this and no luck. when i chenge the res the lines go away but then come back. i just installed this vid card so i have only the latest ccc and drivers that you can pull of off ati website. i have read people going back to 7.7 version because of problems with the newer games. is this the best thing to do? this is also being run on a 1600 xp cpu with 1.25 gigs of ram.

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You have a interesting nice problem here..first of all check in the bios settings for the AGP aperture..make it maximum possible,in your case 4x.
-after that check the conection of your video card on the mainboard,clean the agp slot a little ..
-a good solution is to reinstal the windows..sometimes,like in your case,some parts of old nvidia drivers are still resident ..
-try reinstaling the catalist drivers but older versions,to see if the problem persists..
well I suggest you to do all theese steps..
I would do them if I were you..actually,I had few times your problem..
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Posted on Feb 03, 2008

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