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Old April 4, 2010, 08:21 AM
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Default Testing NVidia Physics

Well I seem to have lost some or all of the physics settings in my GTX285.

Last week I was playing MW2 and was very impressed by the physics I was seeing. Leaves blowing around, and environment enhancements that I do not see while playing the same game on xbox. I had just replaced my 8800 GTS with the GTX285 I got mack on RMA and could see a significant increase of Physics properties. Almost staggering diferences.

In any case I updated my drivers to the most recent and it now seems I have lost the physics qualities that impressed me.

Is there any sure fire test to prive to me that my physics is working or has it stopped working with the recent update.

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Old April 4, 2010, 09:44 AM
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disable or enable it and then check. if its not there, you got a problem. might want to go back to older drivers
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Old April 4, 2010, 04:05 PM
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To test physx eh, go download Startales or any of those programs below and run it.

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Old April 4, 2010, 04:17 PM
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MW2 Is that modern warfare 2? If it is then it does not use physx at all. Not to mention that is one of the worst games for physics in general as there basically is none.

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