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2nd Oct 2004, 03:43 PM

2nd Oct 2004, 03:51 PM
Graphics card overheating?

2nd Oct 2004, 05:39 PM
Graphics card overheating?

I think the cards had it. My comp usually below 95 degrees. Messed with drivers, and a whole lot of other stuff, got it down to the hardware. I dont wanna buy a new card.

2nd Oct 2004, 05:42 PM
Whered you get that Wolf3d map?!


2nd Oct 2004, 07:59 PM
I will tell you when I can play it.

But it is lvl 1 from wolf 3d set up for deathmatch.

2nd Oct 2004, 11:51 PM
You can get it here:


3rd Oct 2004, 01:31 PM
Damn, Postal.
I had that happen with 2 Geforce 4 Ti4400 cards over a period of 10 months.
Both times it was the GPU that went bad.
(Thank God for the warranties.)
When I opened up this thread and saw the screenshots,
I winced remembering that same damned corrupted video output look.
I finally replaced the power supply and the problem stopped happening.
At that time I had the generic 420Watt PS that shipped with the case.
I went out and bought a Thermaltake and the problem stopped.

6th Oct 2004, 03:27 PM
Get an enermax or other quality PSU. It needs to have over 20A on the 12V rails.

6th Oct 2004, 03:31 PM
your video card should still be under warranty via the manufacturer since you bought it less then a year ago. And most offer 2-3 year warranties on their video cards too so yeah. You'll only have to pay for shipping. You can also try for a cross-ship option which they charge a certain amount for deposit, but you'll get your card faster then having to wait for 3 weeks.