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PC Continues fast short beep or Continues long beep

I hope I can ask this one here. Can Anyone please help me on this. I was trying to format my pc since the bootmgr is missing., MY pc has a motherboard Asus H61ME. I have a Video card GeForce GT 620 ...
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Disable ATI card on Acer Timeline 5810TG

This laptop has a huge problem: The switchable graphic card system (INTEL / ATI) can be configured in BIOS to use the ATI or the INTEL+ATI, but not the INTEL (low power). I want to move on to Windows ...
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25 views

BIOS Black Screen but not on Ubuntu

I've just built my first PC, and tried testing it out :). After making sure everything was plugged in, I turned it on. All the fans started (including my graphics card's fans). When I tried to go to ...
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Graphic card beeps on startup

I know 'Graphic card beeping on startup' is a very common problem, but my problem is a little different. I have been using this graphic card for the past few months and it had been working fine. My ...
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PC turns on(sends signal to LCD and gives BIOS beep) after random number of attempts

My PC worked well until one time about 6 months ago the LCD lost signal and I have to restart the it. Since then when I want to turn on the computer and push the power button I do not get signal on ...
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My PCIe video card does not work in POST, only comes on when Windows loads

I have an ASUS Maximus V Extreme motherboard which has onboard video. There is an Asus GeForce GTX 670 in PCIe slot 1. In the BIOS, I have PCIe selected as the preferred GPU. I've tried disabling ...
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No video output on GPU or MOBOTHERBOARD (pc does nothing?)

I have a pc from 2007, the issue is, the power LED is on, like normal, when the following cable is disconnected: But, no GPU or BIOS VGA output. When I connect it, the CPU fan spins, normally, ...
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How to perform a hard reset on Thinkpad's BIOS settings?

I have a Thinkpad T420 on which I mistakenly changed the BIOS settings to "use discrete graphics" from "NVIDIA Optimus". Now whenever I turn on the system, the LED's blink and the computer restarts ...
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45 views

No video on boot after installing 4port pci sata card (not e-sata)

I have a MSI k8t neo2-f motherboard and an older AGO vid card, not sure the specs or model on that... No on board video on the MB so that's not an option. When I plug in my new 4 port PCI sata card I ...
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37 views

Peripherals don't Turn on When New Graphics Card is Installed

I recently decided to upgrade my graphics card. I bought a Radeon HD 7750 to replace my relatively underpowered Nvidia GT 620. However, when I plug in the new card, my computer's peripherals do not ...
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171 views

acer aod 270-1466 get more video memory any possible way

is there any possible way to get more megabytes to my graphics card. its a quad core. 1.6ghz, i got 4g ram stick windows 7 ultimate bios been updated and as far as i know the only thing left is ...
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GPU and MOBO Bios

I have an older PC with Specs CPU e7400 (C2D) GPU 9600gt MOBO MSI p45 neo PSU 550W So my cousin gave me his old 8800GTX to replace my card. After connecting the two six pins and all the PC won't even ...
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1answer
114 views

Failure to Boot to bios and video failure

Ok... so let me start with some of the computers history... A year or two ago, the integrated video on the computer stopped showing anything on the monitor for some wired reason that is unknown. This ...
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1answer
629 views

VGA Graphics card is not guaranteed to operate normally

Recently I updated the BIOS for my GigaByte Motherboard using Q-Flash Utility . The update was successful but under the MB Intelligent Tweaker menu in BIOS , there's a warning says VGA Graphics card ...
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250 views

Updating my graphic card firmware to latest version but my sound card disabled and won't work

I have below device: CPU: Intel 3570K RAM: 8GB DDR3 1600 Mainboard: ASUS P8Z77-V Deluxe (with latest version of BIOS) Power: Green 685 VGA: AMD 5970 When I changed BIOS of graphic card (AMD ...
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1answer
341 views

My desktop computer has broken after overclocking

I overclocked my desktop from 3.6 to 4.2 in the BIOS, it's an ASUS motherboard and it's an AMD Radeon Graphics card. Now when I turn on my desktop, the screen is just blank. It's not the screen, when ...
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138 views

Disabling BIOS error without graphics card

I've recently inherited an old HP M7000, and decided to make a headless server out of it. My only problem is, that the included motherboard (Asus P5LP-LE) does not have an integrated graphics card, ...
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1answer
725 views

No display when discrete graphics card inserted

I recently purchased a new desktop PC: HP p7-1423w, i5-3330, HD Graphics 2500 (integrated). The first thing I did was remove Windows 8 and install Linux. A few days later, I was ready to install a ...
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338 views

Wrong resolution on start up (on POST screens)

Wrong resolution when starting up the computer (POST screens). Example. As you can see, It has huge black border. I run GeForce 560 GTX on Ubuntu 12.10, with a monitor capable of 1920x1080 Through a ...
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55 views

Graphics card doesn't always load

I have a rather strange problem. Occasionally when I boot, the GRUB screen has lots of black lines across it, and the screen is at a low resolution. If I let it boot through to Windows 7 or Ubunutu ...
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744 views

How to read and save BIOS from GeForce GT630M to change throttle temperature in Acer V3

ORIGINAL POST Please skip to EDIT Hello I am using the Acer V3-571G which has set GPU throttling temperature to really low value(lower than other manufacturers) it makes GPU useless it throttles ...
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153 views

Control screen brightness of HP Pavillon DV 9643 EG 17 with OpenSUSE 12.2

I'm running an HP Pavillon DV 9643 EG 17 with OpenSUSE 12.2 and KDE. I don't know how to adjust the brightness of the screen. Would looking at /usr/bin/nvidia-settings help?
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2k views

Can I fully disable my PCIe Video/Graphics Card per BIOS/Software?

Because of a quite noisy fan of my HD6770 I was wondering, if I could fully disable my video card through BIOS or even some Software/Windows. Switching to Intel I7 2600 internal video helped already ...
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1answer
2k views

How to Disable Discrete Graphics on HP ProBook 4520s

I am using HP ProBook 4520s and have ATI Mobility Radeon whose graphics card doesn't support Ubuntu. Infact, it produces more heat and consumes a lot of battery which causes system usually hangs. I ...
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1k views

Fixing a Gateway ZX4800 (touchscreen)

Normally, I could solve this issue by replacing a video card, bad RAM, CPU, etc, etc.. But in the case of the ZX4800, I do not know where to begin. The computer/touchscreen partially boots/POSTs, ...
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1answer
2k views

Bios startup error: 1 long beep and 2 short. But graphics is onboard

I have a desktop computer here that can't boot after a long power outage (it was behind a UPS/surge protector though). It won't boot now and is giving 1 long beep and 2 short ones. The motherboard is ...
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270 views

Disappeared graphics card

I have a Lenovo T520 with two graphics cards, an nVidia quadro and an intel graphics card. I'm running a Ubuntu and Windows 7 dual boot. I can no longer find any trace of my intel graphics card. In ...
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1k views

Video Card is not being recognized

This is a newly built computer tower So far i have checked the device manager, which does not show my video card, i have tried another video card, which didn't show up either, BIOS SATA mode is on ...
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122 views

My newly built tower is not recognizing the fact that there is a video card in it

The onboard video works so that i can explore the problem, but so far, i can't find the video card in the device manager, and i don't have any options for the PCI-E or the GPU, in the BIOS unless im ...
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1answer
950 views

Modify GTX 580 fan speeds in bios

I have stock overclocked GTX 580s which run so hot that the driver crashes. I can dial up the fan manually using Nvidia Inspector. That fixes the problem, but i have to tinker around all the time and ...
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125 views

Is it my RAM or my Hard disk thats hanging my new Graphic card at POST or the first screen that shows up when the computer starts?

My Computer Specification My Motherboard specification My new Graphic Card Some days ago I bought a GeForce 8400 GS Graphic card. My computer satisfied all the minimum system requirements it ...
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367 views

Which option{PCI | PC-E | Onboard} would be suitable? Also installing my Graphic card driver hangs the PC [closed]

MY PC INFO MY MOTHERBOARD INFO I have an onboard ATI X200 Graphic card. The problem is that my BIOS shows 3 options for Primary Video Adapter: 1>PCI 2>PC-E 3>Onboard Q1>Which option would be ...
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2answers
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How Can I Use the Onboard VGA WITH a PCI-E Display Adapter?

I have this motherboard in my machine. I have installed an NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS in the PCI-e x16 slot. I have two monitors connected to the GeForce, and they work perfectly. I have connected a ...
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2answers
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Is my new Graphic Card cause for my PC hanging?

My Computer Specification My Motherboard specification My new Graphic Card Some days ago I bought a GeForce 8400 GS Graphic card. My computer satisfied all the minimum system requirements it ...
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400 views

Black horizontal lines across BIOS on first boot

I've recently built a machine with the following components: AMD Phenom II X4 840 3.2GHz processor Asus M4A88TD-M EVO motherboard PowerColor HD 6850 1GB graphics card 2 x G-Skill 4GB DDR3 1333MHz ...
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1answer
1k views

Video not displaying during boot-up or in Windows 7 after new card purchase (Sapphire Raedon HD 6850)

I'm a network admin, so by no means do I claim to be a hardware genius ...but I'm not a beginner either. I'm working on a friend's PC for him installing a new video card. He has an ASUS P5N-E SLI ...
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3answers
1k views

Western Digital hard drive now freezes my BIOS when loading the video card?

After I have successively and successfully installed 3 Windows XP's on the same partition (Don't ask why...), I restarted my computer again and the BIOS just froze when it loaded the video card. ...
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324 views

shuttle sh55 not POSTing

I bought a Shuttle SH55 and an intel I7 1156 to go with it Since the i7 chip doesnt have integrated graphics, I have to use a separate graphics card I'm using a GeForce GT240 I only have the video ...
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3answers
4k views

System will not boot/bios freezes with PCI-E graphics card installed

I've just built my first system, and it works fine... until you plug in a graphics card (I can boot into Windows 7 easily using the onboard graphics). I've tested it with two separate cards now, and ...
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1answer
357 views

Enhance Video Card

I would like to know about ways to enhance a video (graphic) card performance and/or increase its memory (perhaps virtualizing memory, I personally don’t know if it’s possible). For over-clocking or ...
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2k views

Options for laptop with burnt video card

So the graphics card on one of my laptops is officially dead. I'm currently using it as a web server, by logging in remotely to the machine whenever I have to configure something. Where I'm uncertain ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I make my PCI-E graphics card visible to Ubuntu when the motherboard has integrated graphics?

I have a Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2 motherboard with integrated graphics that shows up on lspci as an ATI Radeon 2100. I also bought a PCI-Express Nvidia graphics card so I could use the VDPAU feature on ...
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456 views

Permanently change video card clock and fan settings

Like with RivaTuner. I am thinking maybe some kind of prog that can change the video card bios/rom. Is this possible?
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6k views

Can I use a USB monitor (like Mimo) as a primary monitor?

I have an old PC in the den without Video Card (I have to remove it after it start failing). I access it through Remote Desktop. I don't want to invest in a new video card since the PC is old. If I ...