Gigabyte MB and 4x AGP - Possible??

  Jester2K II 11:37 10 Jun 2003
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Motherboard is Gigabyte GA-6VX7B-4X click here States 4x AGP

Graphics Card is Hercules 3D Prophet 3 GeForce 3 Ti 200 4x AGP

Detonator Drivers 44.03

VIA 4 in 1 4.47 Hyperion

Windows XP Home

Windows says i can only have up to 2x AGP and will not allow me to goto 4x.

Is there any way to get 4x AGP??

  powerless 11:58 10 Jun 2003

Is 4x set in the BIOS?

  goonerbill 12:40 10 Jun 2003

as powerless said, have you set 4x agp in ya bios

  Jester2K II 12:44 10 Jun 2003

Yes - sorry forgot to mention that

  hugh-265156 12:48 10 Jun 2003

you can set this with rivatuner click here

customize/lowlevel/agp

  hugh-265156 12:51 10 Jun 2003

are you sure your not reading it wrong.

AGP 2.0 compliant and x4 are different.

  Jester2K II 12:53 10 Jun 2003

huggyg71 - no. the MB isn't USB 2.0 and i know the difference between AGP 4x and USB 2.0

Might try RivaTuner but sure i've been there before.

  Jester2K II 13:16 10 Jun 2003

Installed RivaTuner again. This time it worked. Need to do a benchmark to see if it makes any difference!!

Any point in enabling (forcing) Side Band Addressing and Fast Writes??

Cheers

  hugh-265156 13:18 10 Jun 2003

doubt you will see any improvement in performance.try it and see.

  hugh-265156 13:22 10 Jun 2003

set clock generation accuracy to high using the drop down box in.

overclocking/more

dont use the slider.


this should give best results i find if tweaking the card.

  Jester2K II 13:47 10 Jun 2003

Think i'll have to read the manual cos its quite in depth. At least my mind is at rest regarding the 4x AGP now.

Cheers all

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