Nvidia 182.08 driver, problems

By thebeadguy
Apr 7, 2009
  1. recently had a few iproblems with my computer i was being helped by a ms/support tech to solve the problem he sent me to a link and was told ro download a file from Nvidia which contained this driver and it really messed up my machine it some how removed all restore points it removed all internet connections and also when i boot the computer it used to load so fast it now takes about four minutes before the programs load on the machine i have a asus M2NE mother board Nvidia 8800gts 640 meg video card 2gigs of ram
    and use xp-pro /os i have rolled back the driver that didnt help i tokk the computer to a friend that is supposed to be ms certified he cant figure i out
    has any-one else encountered this problem and manage to fix it
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Turn off your antivirus software and reinstall the Nvidia 182 video driver
  3. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,276   +461

    There should be no issues with that driver unless you got a bad download or it's conflicting with something else installed on your machine, such as your A/V like Tmagic suggested. If you still have issues grab the newer 182.50 drivers just released and try again.
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