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WillOpdyke3900
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Video card

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05-24-2010 09:41 AM
Is anyone using a Nvidia Geforce card?
What is the best Nvidia to use? I don't see much from Autodesk for recommendations for Autocad 2008 and Windows 7 32 bit.
Thanks for any help,
Will
*Dave Jones
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Re: Video card

05-24-2010 11:35 AM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900
On 5/24/2010 9:41 AM, WillOpdyke3900 wrote:
> Is anyone using a Nvidia Geforce card?
> What is the best Nvidia to use? I don't see much from Autodesk for recommendations for Autocad 2008 and Windows 7 32 bit.
> Thanks for any help,
> Will

GTX260 here with no problems in Acad '08, '10, and '11 and Revit '10 and
'11. It's not on the Adesk certified list though the last time I checked.
--
Dave - DDP
Acad 2011 and Revit 2011
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel I7-860 @2.8GHz
12GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX260
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Re: Video card

05-24-2010 01:13 PM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900
The GTX260 was one I was considering. So no problems 3D ing?
I just don't want to stray from their recommended list and find out the card isn't compatible.
Do you think any of the Nvidia lines will work?
Thanks,
Will
*Dave Jones
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Re: Video card

05-24-2010 04:30 PM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900
On 5/24/2010 1:13 PM, WillOpdyke3900 wrote:
> The GTX260 was one I was considering. So no problems 3D ing?
> I just don't want to stray from their recommended list and find out the card isn't compatible.
> Do you think any of the Nvidia lines will work?
> Thanks,
> Will

no problems with 3D in Acad with this card. I have no idea about other
nVidia cards. The GTX260 was recommended to me by those in the know in
the hardware forum and it's worked well for me
--
Dave - DDP
Acad 2011 and Revit 2011
Win 7 Pro 64 bit
Intel I7-860 @2.8GHz
12GB DDR3 RAM
GeForce GTX260
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Re: Video card

05-25-2010 06:32 AM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900
Ok thanks for the info.
Will
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Re: Video card

07-23-2011 05:13 AM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900
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Re: Video card

07-23-2011 05:19 AM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900

I posted the link to the drivers and didn't notice that they were for XP and not Win 7 until after I posted them, so you might want to disregard the driver link.

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Re: Video card

07-23-2011 05:22 AM in reply to: WillOpdyke3900
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