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  1.    13 Nov 2015 #1
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    Video controls within a game no longer work


    I have a game that I am thoroughly addicted to. Within the game, it has video options to brighten the screen(or not). Since upgrading to Windows 10 Pro, these controls no longer work. The game works just fine but the screen is very dark. Been playing this game for more than a decade. I'm hoping there is a solution!

    Video card = Nvidia GeForce GTX 660ti

    I have not been able to download Nvidia drivers for some time. Each time I try, it says the website cannot be reached and to try again later.
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  2.    13 Nov 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Texas
    Posts : 11,008
    Windows 10 Pro X64

    Welcome to the forums Steve. Have you tried a different browser to update your drivers
    http://www.geforce.com/drivers

    What game is giving you the problem? Is it the only game that does that?
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  3.    13 Nov 2015 #3
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    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Dude View Post
    Welcome to the forums Steve. Have you tried a different browser to update your drivers
    http://www.geforce.com/drivers

    What game is giving you the problem? Is it the only game that does that?
    The game is Blitzkrieg (and its numerous follow-ons) by Nival Interactive. I don't have any issues with any other games. Don't really play anything else. I had Windows 8.1 Pro before upgrading to 10 and this was not an issue.

    I have been able to download the latest drivers from GeForce since my original post. No change in the situation.
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  4.    14 Nov 2015 #4
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    Texas
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    Well since no other games have the issue you have to look at maybe reinstalling the game. It is a pain but games can be tricky.

    Are all you other drivers, specifically the motherboard chipset drivers updated?
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  5.    14 Nov 2015 #5
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    Motherboard chipset drivers are not updated. It is an ASUS motherboard but I cannot identify it further without opening up the case.
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  6.    21 Nov 2015 #6
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    Texas
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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve Collins View Post
    Motherboard chipset drivers are not updated. It is an ASUS motherboard but I cannot identify it further without opening up the case.
    You can use Speccy, and click the motherboard to see what board it is.

    Speccy - Download
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  7.    21 Nov 2015 #7
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    Speccy sez the motherboard is:
    ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. H81M-PLUS (SOCKET 1150)
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  8.    22 Nov 2015 #8
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    Texas
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    You can get the chipset\motherboard drivers here

    H81M-PLUS | Motherboards | ASUS Global
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  9.    24 Nov 2015 #9
    Join Date : May 2015
    Finland, Vantaa
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    Win 10 pro, creators

    try running windowed mode and see if theres any difference? doesnt help your problem but gives more ideas of what could be wrong
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  10.    24 Nov 2015 #10
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    What is "windowed mode"?
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