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    Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    As a Precautionary message to my fellow Dawgs who enjoy video games of the PC variety, if you have an NVIDIA graphics card, DO NOT UPGRADE to Windows 10. It is absolutely bricking, a term that means making it a fancy metal and plastic paperweight, Nvidia cards, it very well might have done it to mine. (The bad thing about it for me is I have a laptop, you can almost never change motherboard related parts on laptops. Not that I could afford a new graphics card anyway.)

    The big problem is stemming from Windows 10 mandatory updates, which is conflicting majorly with Nvidia's already existing update system.

    Anyway, unless you want to shell out money for a new card, do not upgrade to Windows 10 until this mess gets rectified.

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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    I've been running a GTX 970 and Windows 10 since launch. No issues.



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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Buy a MAC

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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Quote Originally Posted by TYLERTECHSAS View Post
    Buy a MAC
    Thanks for your input.



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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Quote Originally Posted by ITdrummer View Post
    Thanks for your input.
    You're very welcome kind sir.
    Last edited by TYLERTECHSAS; 08-31-2015 at 10:33 PM.

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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Quote Originally Posted by TYLERTECHSAS View Post
    Buy a MAC
    HA HA HA HA..... no, I'm not a design student or a hipster :P But no the problem is mainly affecting laptops, but not solely.

    http://gadgets.ndtv.com/laptops/news...s-cards-720443

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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Won't be the last time their update stance is going to bite them in the ass.
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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Luckily I fixed my card and computer by full resetting to factory defaults, but this means I lost all 3rd party programs and files.

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    Re: Warning!!!! Windows 10!

    Quote Originally Posted by TYLERTECHSAS View Post
    Buy a MAC
    Nah, I've already got a religion.
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