An expansion card inserted into a motherboard for rendering graphics with enhanced performance over integrated graphics solutions.

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Can I use double monitors using my integrated graphics alongside my graphics card

I have a screen which has a broken HDMI, meaning it can only use VGA. I also have another, older screen which only has a VGA slot. I'd like to use both at once, but don't want to buy another graphics ...
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Lenovo Y70 is very slow

Recently I purchased a Lenovo Y70 Touch with pre-installed Windows 8.1 for my girlfriend. It seemed to fit her usage as a casual gamer. However, it's become very slow, after a few weeks of usage. ...
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Extend Notebook Display to Two External Display

I have 2 external monitor which I plug in both of them via VGA splitter into my VGA connector on my notebook. But both of my external display shares the same display, not split. It only split on my ...
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Is a Dedicated Graphics Card plugged in via PCI port an “external” GPU?

According to Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graphics_processing_unit#GPU_forms there are different forms of GPU's. Dedicated and external are amongst the different forms. According to this ...
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Need clarification on how sound is passed to video card's HDMI

I need some clarification on exactly what is meant by a statement from the PC manufacture of my computer. Right now I get sound via HDMI from my GTX 580 to my TV. I will be moving soon and am going to ...
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Compatible video cards for hp z420 workstation [on hold]

i'm searching for a bigger list of compatible video cards for the hp z420 workstation. On the website hp partsulfeer there are only displayed quadro and tesla video cards with unusual port. I like to ...
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passthrough graphics card to virtualbox

So I'm trying to get my laptops NVIDIA fx 880m to pass to a virtual box running window seven on a linux mint 17 install. So far everything seems to be (maybe) heading in the right direction: the ...
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Is there a way to run apps/games only on discrete card of full amd laptop?

Subj. Dual graphics disabled. Windows power mode - high performance. Same in AMD Vision Engine CC's PowerPlay. Drivers was installed in "recommended" sequence - chipset and all other - first, ...
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PC connected to HDTV via HDMI, no signal during boot sequence

I just assembled a computer with an Asus Z97M Plus motherboard and an EVGA GeForce GTX970 card (model 04G-P4-2974-KR). The display is a Philips 32PFL5605D/78, which is a 32" TV with 1080p resolution ...
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Intel Iris Graphics card not visible in Virtual box win-7

I have 13" inch macbook retina which comes with an Intel Iris 1538 MB graphics card. I have installed windows-7 in my VirtualBox. Now, when I go to check the details about graphics card in the ...
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Display and video card don't interact

I'm faced with a problem that the display and the video card don't interact with each other. Namely, when display is connected to the VGA port I see energy-saving message after that a black screen. ...
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AMD/ATI Graphics Driver issue

My computer(a secondhand), a Samsung Sens R410-FA180, came with an ATI Xpress 1200 and Windows Vista. The previous owner gave me the computer because she thought there was a problem. She asked someone ...
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What's the difference between graphics solutions and a graphics processing unit? [on hold]

I was told to do a presentation on GPU and was told to focus on the major types of graphics solutions, disadvantages and advantages of the graphics solutions and the different features on each one. ...
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“Save As” Dialog Not Loading Initially

So I have had this weird thing happening where certain windows such as "Save As" won't load all the way initially. If I click on a link in the window, it refreshes and the window looks fine, but it ...
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Can't change resolution to 1680x1050 on Windows 8.1 PC

My GPU is an AMD Radeon HD 7790, which I've used for a while but my PC crashed earlier and since rebooting I cannot get Windows to run in 1680x1050; there is no option for it either in Screen ...
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Windows 10 build 10240 NVidia driver not working [on hold]

I couldnt wait any longer because i needed to reinstall my OS so I got and installed build 10240 which is said to be the RTM version of windows 10. Everything works perfectly except for my NVidia ...
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Is it possible to play a game on one computer in a LAN while using the graphics and processing power of another computer in the same LAN?

I have a simple home server and I'm planning on buying a new GPU for my regular desktop. I was thinking about plugging the old GPU in my server and hosting some kind of game-streaming thing on it for ...
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2 monitor (extended) on 1 PC running windows 7

My PC's graphics card has 2 slots: 1 HDMI and 1 VGA I have 2 monitors: 1 with DVI-D and VGA, and another with VGA only I would like to run 2 monitors with extended display. What is the best ...
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Portal 2 won't launch

Usually I can figure this stuff out on my own, but I am stumped with this one: When trying to open portal 2 in steam, I get the preparing to launch portal 2 message, the message closes, then nothing. ...
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no CUDA-capable device is detected (using ubuntu 12.04.4 server)

Migrating this post from stack overflow where it was closed because I feel it is useful I recently installed the cuda toolkit 5.5 with driver 331.67 (I have a GeForce GTX 680). For some reason, I ...
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Slow development machine down?

My development machine is fairly zippy with a decent graphics card. The production machines to which our software is deployed have a much lower specification and no graphics card (uses Intel shared ...
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Installing AMD GPU drivers slows my Windows 8.1 system to a crawl

I have a Windows 8.1 system and an AMD HD Radeon 7970 graphics card that appears to work fine (it plays modern games without issue). I've used the up-to-date AMD drivers for some time, updating them a ...
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Monitor only works when I reboot Windows

I have a problem with my computer: I switch it on, I know it's running but I can't see nothing on the screen. As soon as my keyboard lights are on, I know Windows has already started, and I can reboot ...
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How can I expand the maximum Video Memory?

I just bought GTA V for PC, but I want a better play experience. I am using a laptop: HP Pavilion (Windows 8). Installed RAM is 8gb, but in the game it is limited to only 1gb of video memory (Which is ...
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AMD catalyst driver crashing X.org on Arch Linux

(repost from https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=199923) I'm trying to get the proprietary AMD driver to work on my Lenovo B5070 laptop. The opensource drivers seem to work fine, but I need ...
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How to use the Video controller output (backup) while also using the video card output

So, I have been trying to restore an extremely old computer (pavilion a 750y, Pentium 520 processor) to working order by installing a WIFI card, new ram etc. In the process of doing this I discovered ...
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External monitor flashes occassionally only while power cord is plugged-in

I have a Thinkpad laptop (E550 to be exact) with an i5 CPU and Intel HD 5500 GPU running with Win 7. Since two weeks, while an external monitor is connected (to the VGA port) AND the power cord is ...
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Determine Video Card Serial Number from Software, no sticker/physical evidence [duplicate]

I've got a Nvidia graphics card I'm looking to get the serial number from for an RMA, but I removed the sticker ages ago because I was worried of it melting(stupid of me right?). Anyway, I have no way ...
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Windows 7 dual monitors 1 - DVI 2 - HDMI For HDMI to see a picture pressing Auto button is required

I used to have dual monitors both connected via DVI. After Windows login wallpaper( picture ) was immediately avaialable on a second one. The problem started for my newly assembled computer where a ...
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Is there any way to have Precision-X frame rate target control disable for certain games?

I play a game called "osu!" that needs all the frames it can get, usually I lock it at 650fps which is the best balance for latency and power. Latency is crucial to the game. For all other games, I ...
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My Hp compaq cq57 windows 7 wont show a startup screen after installing the recommended graphics drivers

I recently cleaned installed windows 7 64bit on my hp compaq cq57 laptop. When I try to install the hp recommended graphics driver to the system, it installs but on restart, the system does not show ...
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What the maximum number of monitors a FirePro W5100 can drive:

I've been trying to setup a monitor wall and would like to know if the AMD FirePro W5100 would be able to drive 12 monitors at the same time. The manufacturer states that it has 4 DisplayPort 1.2a. So ...
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Graphics performing bad on Fedora22, error in libGL?

I have problem with graphic on my Fedora system. I see shaking of the window, and that is mostly happening when I scroll through the page, but also I see the error when I want to run MATLAB from ...
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AMD Radeon GPU driver installation cause black screen

My laptop worked just fine until 2 days ago. After exiting some program windows crashed and I had to restart my laptop. After restart (windows booted) I got black screen with cursor. I googled it and ...
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Graphics Card information in the BIOS

Will a laptop's dedicated graphics card information be displayed in the BIOS information(before booting)? And do the Dxdiag window show the graphics card information based on the driver installed?
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Windows 7 Does not recognize 12 monitors

I'm setting up a monitor wall with 12 screens, using 1 AMD HD 4350 (dual DVI), 1 AMD 2350 (one DVI and one VGA) and eight USB-to-VGA adapters, with 4 of them hooked up to a self-powered USB 3.0 Hub. I ...
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Computer Don't start - Changed MOBO , PSU , VGA , RAM

I have an ASUS P5W DH DELUXE with Core 2 Duo E6400 and 1GB x 4 ADATA RAM The computer failed to start and started troubleshooting. I changed the PSU (bought 3 of them) [1x450Watt , 1x500Watt , ...
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Windows 10 Insider Preview causes blank screen

I decided to install the Windows 10 Insider Preview on a laptop and I am having a strange issue. The Dell Latitude 6410 with an Intel graphics chip runs Win 7 perfectly fine. I did a fresh ...
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Does updating the graphics card driver enable support of latest OpenGL version?

The specs for my GeForce GTX 650 say that it supports OpenGL 4.2. Does this mean that it will never be able to support later versions of OpenGL (4.4)? Or will a driver update enable support for 4.4?
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Why is my graphics card dropping load for no reason when it should be maxing out?

I have a Zotac GTX 980, with latest drivers and a new build. A fresh windows install with nothing running in the background. For reasons I don't understand, the card is simply dropping its load - ...
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Display driver on Windows Server 2008 R2 virtual machine

I install Windows Server 2008 on virtualbox and I have a problem with display driver. As default windows settings I have standard VGA display driver which is not support resolution of my monitor on ...
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GPU Performance compatibility in Adobe Illustrator CC 2015 [on hold]

Google Translate! Hi, I have a Dell Inspiron Laptop 15 5547 that comes with a dedicated graphics card AMD Radeon R7 M265 and adobe site in Adobe Illustrator CC 2015 system requirements says that the ...
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Graphical artifacts in KDE 5 on Intel GMA4500MHD

A fresh installation of Arch Linux is showing weird graphical artifacts. This screenshot, taken with KSnapshot, matches what you would see on the screen: The artifacts show up in almost every ...
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Problems with my second monitor

My pc was hooked up to a tv using an S-Video cable, but the tv recently stopped working, so I'm trying to replace it with a second monitor. I had a graphics card installed to use for the s-video port, ...
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How can I get Windows to properly identify my monitors?

I have a problem where my monitors are no longer recognized in the correct order by Windows using the "Identify" feature on the Screen Resolution control panel. The above screenshot is the correct ...
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AMD FirePro 2270 detected as “Standard VGA Graphics Adapter” — how to get it to detect properly?

Box: Dell XPS i7, Win 7 Ultimate. Main video: AMD Radeon HD 7500 driving 1600x2560 display. Works great. Current v15.2 AMD driver. For secondary displays: Brand new AMD FirePro 2270. I have ...
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Nvidia + Integratid Intel + Nouveau + Ubuntu: Nvidia is not being used

I've a fresh installation of Ubuntu 14.04 over a MSI laptop, which includes two graphics cards: an integratel Intel and a Nvidia GeForce 840M. My intention is to install the Nvidia propietary drivers ...
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Upgrading a graphics card on a Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

I have a Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro, and I'd love to be able to have better performance while running games and thus would like to upgrade the graphics card from the standard integrated graphics. Are there any ...
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Graphics card suddenly stopped working(Fan is working) [closed]

I just replaced my motherboard because my other motherboard was broken. I bought a new CPU, ram and motherboard. It all went good until my CPU was getting very hot (My post). Suddenly when i was ...
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W8.1 Crash when GPU Enabled?

I'm really confused about this one, so prepare for a long post. I've had this same computer setup for about a year now, never had any issues. CPU: Intel 4870K w/ Integrated Graphics driving a ...