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Others report it's faster with it off. At least none when it comes to gaming. memory could not be 'read' ...blah" As a work around, I used Partition Magic, chopped up one of my spare 15 GB partitions, loaded Win 98 SE on it, and play Sorcerer's Place Home | Chatrooms | BoM Rules & Guidelines | BoM FAQ Sorcerer's Place Stores: Games, Books, DVDs (buying via these links & our affiliated stores below helps support the check my blog

Right as soon as I start any opengl based game I get the message "Application error ... Fast Write Fast Write allows the CPU to transfer data directly to the graphics accelerator. Logged stampy Guest « Reply #2 on: 08-July-04, 18:28:58 » The AGP speed does not change. Ask a question and give support.

I was able to get the most current drivers from ATI to work with settings but Smartgart is still reading off. After performing a clean sweep of my old drivers I installed the new ati with the card then plugged in. You'll see no advantage to running 8xAGP over 4xAGP. As was said in the above link, if it ain't broke, don't fix it.

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The AGP it supports is up to 8x.> >> >Thanks!> >>> Very evil program. rebooted and went to change my settings. Any help? I know that it's in (or should be) display->Advanced and from there the tab named gart/smartgart.

Funny thing is; AGP will be obsolete before any real software is written for 8xAGP. Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Others also report that their system is faster with 4xAGP running. Thank you!

Very happy with the it but was>wondering what SMARTGART is? It booted no problem and is functioning very well in all applications. Very happy with the it but was> wondering what SMARTGART is? for sure) BIOS Properties: BIOS Type AMI System BIOS Date 10/01/04 Video BIOS Date 04/03/30 BIOS Manufacturer: Company Name American Megatrends Inc.

Posts 32 RE: ATI's Smartgart - anybody disabling it? http://olivettipc.com/radeon-9800/radeon-9800-pro-specs.html Hide thumbs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 My AGP speed is 4x. Terry Reply With Quote Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Quick Navigation PC Hardware, Video And Audio Help Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online

Fastwrite ? solved What is this laptop worth used? Many people have Nvidia cards and Radeon cards, time will give the reason. news AGP Fast Write is set to on in my BIOS.

I naturally went and downloaded the most current ATI drivers on their site. Sure, the pro could be with the card, but since the MSI guys uses that random answers generator for their tach support, I decided to quit the card. 12-04-2003, 02:24 PMHi Anybody that says they're seeing a major improvement running 8xAGP or with fastwrites on is imagining it.

com (seperated to stop spammers) 11-04-2003, 01:57 PMWell seems like we all are suckers, i also have a Radeon 9800 Pro and i cant either play with openGL.

Of course, reading about other's problems with superior hardware may have comfort value :-p Thanks to all who gave advice in this forum. I have tried coinciding the settings with the bois settings on both 4x and 8x but nothing. Login now. big gains are graphic processor and cpu in that order just for starters..

when i put 8x it goes back to off when i restart :(i have:p4 3.0 @ 3.2neo lsr 875i9600 pro 256Mbkingston value 2x256mbexcelsor 40Gbhave u got any solution so far? Clean sweep meaning....i'm overly cautious with drivers. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases More about the author It ten> automatically sets the cards options for you.

Got it, continue to print 2012-2017 ManualsLib.com About Us About ManualsLib Privacy Policy F.A.Q. Currently running the Catalyst 4.2's. I HAVE tried updating my bios, however, the only update I could find was a beta one that was on one of Asus's European servers. Please read our Help For New Flightsimmers.

I tried all I could to put it to work for at least two weeks. Maybe one day when I have nothing better to do I maght try some of the new drivers- but my system is running good now so why fix it if it If this is your first visit, welcome! V-man07-09-2003, 07:42 PMDid you try catalyst 3.5?

Your computer's available AGP speeds are shown in the SMARTGART dialog. Get the answer AnonymousJul 21, 2004, 8:19 PM Archived from groups: alt.comp.periphs.videocards.ati (More info?)On Tue, 20 Jul 2004 23:35:58 +0100, "Humga" wrote:>Hi all, just got my Radeon 9800 Pro!!! Most all report that their systems are more stable running 4xAGP. You will need to reboot your computer for this change to take effect.

All Rights Reserved. Back to X8 AGP and everythings is OK. It is set on the mobo not divided to AGP as some other boards will do. PLEASE NOTE : REMEMBER ORIGINAL SETTINGS, WRITE THEM DOWN OR SOMETHING, AND PLEASE DON'T CHANGE AGP DRIVING RANGE, UNLESS U'RE AN EXPERIENCED OVERCLOCKER. 12-11-2003, 12:05 PMBEWARE!

And I couldn't find this mysterious smartgart or gart that is often mentioned.