Graphics Card 7600GT Nvidia makes noise after game

  erkmatrix 13:45 26 Aug 2006
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My new graphics card everytime I play a game it motors up and makes a racket and this goes on even after I've finished the game, normally its quiet if I boot up and not play a game. Have I got a faulty card or need to change some setting. the noise only goes away after about 10 mins of no game.

  wee eddie 15:32 26 Aug 2006

I assume that it has it's own cooling system, it's probably the fan.

  wee eddie 15:36 26 Aug 2006

All that nVidia Range have forced air cooling

  erkmatrix 17:28 26 Aug 2006

its quite loud though, anyway I can make it quieter?

  citadel 18:05 26 Aug 2006

you can get quiet coolers that you can fit to replace the ones that come with the card. you will have to search to find out if there is one to fit your card.

  FelixTCat 18:09 26 Aug 2006

junipaire,

How new is it? Send it back, as it is obviously defective.

Regards,

Felix

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