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#1 Feb 07 2012 at 8:25 PM Rating: Decent
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I built this computer and updated everything with the newest drivers from the websites but i have to put all settings on low to be able to run the game and when i move ingame i get a blurry streak that runs from side to side about an inch high. All this is out mining, im scared to even try to go into ul'dah. I really dont understand because it scored 4183 on the benchmark. Please help cpu ram mb psu dvd gpu hd case

#2 Feb 07 2012 at 11:38 PM Rating: Good
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Hmm make sure the case is properly ventilated and also get your chipset drivers if you haven't. I would try another set of video drivers just to see if they could be the problem, Make sure you uninstall the old ones first. Coul dyou provide some screenshots? Also does the PC work normally when not gaming?
#3 Feb 08 2012 at 12:24 AM Rating: Decent
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Strange issue. Based on your specs you should be able to run moderate to high settings without any problems.

When you updated your drivers did you do a fresh install? Meaning, did you remove the drivers you previously had, restart, install new drivers and restart? If not you might try that. It doesn't sound like artifacting from heat or anything and if you're running low settings it shouldn't be heating up that much anyway.

I'd also suggest using some sort of software to monitor the performance of your GPU. Try and get a reading on how much usage you're getting and if you could get a screenshot that might help also.
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#4 Feb 08 2012 at 12:51 AM Rating: Good
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Go into your graphics card settings (control panel > hardware > video card control panel) and under settings, make sure v-sync, or vertical sync, is set to be forced on.
#5 Feb 08 2012 at 6:37 PM Rating: Default
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The case has 5 fans and the temps are all good. All drivers where downloaded from manufacturers websites to make sure i had the newest ones, no need to uninstall old ones because there where none. I tried the v-sync but didnt help. Thanks for all the replies but i think im just gonna pay someone to fix it.

#6 Feb 08 2012 at 7:43 PM Rating: Good
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How do it play with other games? Same issue? And post a link to a screen shot of what it looks like.

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