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My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Ask a new question Read More Systems Related Resources Windows Experience Index and Aero problems solved Windows experience index graphics WIndows Experience Index Graphics vs Desktop Graphics why do i have thomas242 View Public Profile Find More Posts by thomas242 19 May 2010 #4 Bill2 Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86 5,145 posts WEI Latest driver too. http://themenage.com/windows-experience/windows-experience-index-won-t-run.html

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Very little care was ever paid to the size of the L2 cache or the timings of the RAM, or the controller used for the Southbridge, or the fact that legacy This question is not answered Posted by LeWilkeur on 3 Jun 2013 2:42 Hi, I have a Inspiron 15r SE 7520. It came with a 750 GB 5400 RPM drive so I'm currently creating recovery media so I can quickly copy everything to a SATA III SSD I bought which will serve How do I add more dedicated Video RAM to my graphics card?

Is this number an exact power of -2? The graphics card is an Nvidia GeForce GT 640M (2GB VRAM)Any ideas as to why it's not coming up? Other threads that you may like Forum Date Q&A Can KIS, Malwarebytes Premium, HitmanPro.Alert, Zemana & SAS run at the same time? See this thread.

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Then run as normal and mine uses the nvidia card. OS Windows 8 Quote 03 Jan 2013 #5 Wenda View Profile View Forum Posts Power User South Coast NSW, Australia Posts : 615 Windows 8.1 'Ultimate' RTM 64 bit (Pro/WMC). Performance & Maintenance windows experience index lowered graphic score but have same gpu?i have just put in new ram due to a faulty ram causing bsod and over clocked cpu again

You should see the WEI listed once you've run it once - change it to run with the AMD GPU. C:\Windows\explorer.exe shell:::{78F3955E-3B90-4184-BD14-5397C15F1EFC} Any name you like. DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Laptop > Video > assessing switchable graphics via windows experience index? Windows Exerience Index True?

If this is the case, Windows will not use the ATI for the WEI test, only the Intel. http://themenage.com/windows-experience/windows-experience-index-missing.html The system will utilize the hd400 chip for just about everything. m 0 l yillbs May 5, 2013 7:33:59 PM BobMcBobberson said:Try going into device manager, disable your INTEL HD 4000 card. I have tried changing the Power Saving Mode to High Performance but its still not switching.

Windows Experience Index rating problem w/ Graphic Card pentium e2180 higher than core 2 duo e6600 on Windows experience index? Your not making this easy for us Catalyst Control Center should have a switchable graphics pane. This is done to save battery life, and for hardware durability; even while not running on the battery, the feature is still great for hardware durability. http://themenage.com/windows-experience/windows-experience-index-went-down.html Performance & Maintenance Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums is an independent

If you don't do any heavy gaming though, I wouldn't worry about it. Try the solutions in this thread, I'll try my best to find a solution for you. Hard Drives Toshiba 750GBx2 internal. 1x2TB, 2x640GB, 1x500GB external.

They have definitely made a lot of money from that WEI score.

Computer Type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Acer AS8951G 'Desktop Replacement'. Collection of real world non computable programming tasks more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback If you turn off, or dissable the HD4000, you will not like the outcome. Most laptops nowadays come with an NVIDIA feature called Optimus.

nope it was done in ac power.....you can't run assessment in battery power..... #11 samit, Dec 29, 2011 Littlebits Retired Staff Joined: May 3, 2011 Messages: 3,870 Likes Received: 3,065 But there is no such thing, and even with the "Turbo Mode", all remains the same. Windows experience index.. his comment is here Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available.

in Performance & Maintenance I know windows 7 went up to 7.9 Has anything changed? My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Built OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 CPU Intel Q6600 Quad Core at 3.0 Ghz Motherboard XFX Nforce 680i SLI Memory 8GB (4x2GB) Corsair CM2X2048-6400C5 Right now, the scores for the WEI (windows experience index) are showing up lower than anticipated because it is running the WEI test through the integrated graphics (Intel (R) HD graphics m 0 l yillbs May 6, 2013 9:27:17 AM Like i said, i just wen't through this exact same thing.

Good Luck. #14 Littlebits, Dec 30, 2011 win7holic Banned Joined: Apr 20, 2011 Messages: 1,963 Likes Received: 5 I think the problems is have 2 VGA cards. This first sub-score (Graphics) is for desktop performance, specifically that of the Windows Aero user experience. Also, did you make sure to re-run or "refresh" the Windows Experience Index assessment on both machines? #4 Tom172, Dec 29, 2011 samit Level 7 Joined: Nov 4, 2011 Messages: And win aero related tho which part, CPU or GPU?

Quote 03 Jan 2013 #6 simplytuff View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Posts : 10 Windows 8 Originally Posted by Wunderful Wenda I see that you appear to have a It's a quick fix but whenever I update or install any other driver, I can't open the "Catalyst Control Center" and pretty much, the AMD card becomes useless. As such I haven't installed any games yet to find out whether there's an actual issue,... My suggestion is to just leave it alone.

What's your specs?If you're on a laptop with Optimus or switchable graphics, I would say that Aero is running off the iGPU while gaming is on the dGPU. m 0 l Tibbs01 a b D Laptop November 16, 2012 3:18:08 PM Have you tried going into the BIOS and making the 680M your primary/default adapter? Please help! I'm being facetious in posing that as a question, though; I already know why you want to run a WEI with the NVidia card...to show off I'll show you the

This scoring has accounted for the very latest microprocessors available. Windows Experience Index rating problem w/ Graphic Card solved System reboots after running Overwatch/windows experience index solved Windows 7 Experience Index can't read my DDR4 Memoy Error solved Windows experience index All Replies Posted by ejn63 on 3 Jun 2013 7:44 You can run winsat (the windows experience index) with switching graphics - set the control panel to use it for that Is there a way to Force on the Dedicated Card all the time and disable the HD4000 temporarily so the score is increased when i re run the WEI assessment ?

Yes i can see it, but there should be some way to classify the ATI Readon as Primary Graphics Card? For WDDM 1.0 drivers, only the DX9 assessments will be run.