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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (2)

1
vote
1answer
9 views

Gfx Card has DVI and HDMI, need to connect dual VGA

A reasonable desktop of mine has an external gfx card with 1 DVI and 1 HDMI port. The motherboard itself has 1 VGA port. I have a VGA/DVI adapter for one monitor but if I hook up one to the gfx card ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

When no monitor connect , the resolution can only be 1920 * 1080 in 30hz?

I am using windows 7, and ati 7850 display card. I would like to use the computer without monitor , and when I use teamviewer to control it, I found that the monitor detect is VGA , and the maximum ...
0
votes
3answers
31 views

What Level of Video Card do I need to run 2 Dell Ultrasharp U2415 Monitors [on hold]

I'm going to be purchasing a new desktop computer soon, and I'm getting 2 Dell Ultrasharp monitors. These are 24" 1920x1280 monitors. I'm going to be doing web development, and maybe watching 1080p ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Three Displays: HDMI(TV), VGA(LCD) and Laptop

I tried all combinations. If HDMI and VGA work, the laptop is blank, if Laptop and HDMI work, VGA is blank. And obviously, the third obvious combination. Computer Specification: INTEL 4000 SEries ...
-1
votes
1answer
20 views

Can my computer support a graphics card alongside the APU? [on hold]

So, until I can afford a better PC, by brother is letting me borrow his older PC to play games on. The PC specs are here. The PC has an APU so you can imagine the graphics are lacking a bit for games ...
-1
votes
0answers
11 views

Graphics come up with a Yellow tinge on the projector

When I connect a cable to the VGA on my Topshiba laptop to either a projector or the TV there is a very yellow tinge to the view. I have once seen it come up "clean" but it soon went back to the ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

network and graphic issues debian jessie

I have installed few days ago a Debian 8 on my Thinkpad E530 laptop. At now I have problem with network interface (no wireless device is detecting), futhermore before this I was used Pantheon GUI but ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Screen pitch black after random shudown, Gpu's fans full speed.

This morning I went to power up my pc and BAM. My screen is pitch black. Noticed that Gpu's fans were at full speed. Switched to my moba gpu and well, it works fine. I cant understand if it's a GPU ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Gigabyte Geforce2 GV-GF2010D radiator

I have old-crustry videocard Gigabyte's Geforce2 GV-GF2010D which fits perfectly in PC i want to restore. The videocard's fan is missing and radiator seems to be glued on main chip. I tried heating it ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Deciding between two different GTX 980 TI

I just ordered a EVGA GTX 980 TI SC+ AC2+ with Backplate. It is slightly overclocked which is why I'm going for that version. However as I was browsing around afterwards I found the MSI Gaming ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

How to identify a video card without a PC? [on hold]

I have a video card that I need to identify without plugging it into a PC. The photos are here.
2
votes
1answer
22 views

AMD Radeon HD 7640G inverting colours

I have not been able to find anyone else on the internet that has had this issue, so I am hoping someone will be able to help me out. When you plug in or remove any external device, VGA/HDMI/USB the ...
-2
votes
0answers
16 views

How is better QUADRO 4000 or QUADRO K2000? [on hold]

I'll need a professional graphics card, and I found no comparison between Nvidia Quadro 4000 x Nvidia Quadro k2000. Can anyone help me?
0
votes
0answers
11 views

External monitor flicker - probably when CPU usage is higher

I have Fujitsu UH554 ultrabook. At work I'm using Acer external monitor, via HDMI. At home I'm using HP Pavilion external monitor via HDMI -> VGA convertor. Sometimes if I'm at work (on Acer monitor ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How come stacking video cards in SLI or Crossfire for example does not double performance?

When you SLI or Crossfire graphic cards how come you do not see a theoretical double in performance? Right now you see a 10-50%. Is it how they work or a bus performance problem or something else?
-1
votes
0answers
24 views

Graphics card not working on new motherboard

I have recently bought this bundle to fix a faulty PC. However, I have tried to plug my graphics card in and all I get is a blank screen. I have disabled the on board graphics in the device manager, ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

PC wont boot when graphics card plugged in

I recently got new motherboard/cpu/ram, though the PC wont boot at all when the gfx card is plugged in. Gfx card is still old and quite outdated so I was thinking maybe it is imcompatible? PC ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

144hz monitor connected to Macbook Pro [closed]

I recently started gaming and purchased a new 144Hz Asus monitor (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00B2HH7G0?psc=1&redirect=true&ref_=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00) which I have connected via ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

2nd monitor won't turn on after computer power off

I've got two identical screens both connected via DisplayPort to a GTX 970. Then one day only one of my monitors turned on after I turned on the PC. My main monitor turns on just fine - every time. ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Strange graphical glitches in Outlook, Word and Excel

My coworker is experiencing strange graphical glitches while using Outlook, Word and Excel: When she is composing an email in Outlook and she types in the body of the message, the text often appears ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Computer fully restarts with no POST under any significant load

Specs: i5 3570k GTX 670 Corsair HX750 PSU I built my desktop a few years back and it has worked like a charm up until the past week. Whenever I try to play any game, besides non-intensive stuff like ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Triple Monitor on AMD Card with 3 HDMI Screens

I have 2 AMD 280x cards. Card A has Mini DP x2 HDMI DVI Card B has DP HDMI DVI x2 When I got my DVI to HDMI converter to connect with 2 HDMI to DVI and one HDMI to HDMI, I thought I'd finally ...
1
vote
1answer
48 views

Is it possible to fake a higher resolution?

I have a laptop whose monitor can only display up to 1366 by 768. However, I know that my Intel Integrated Graphics card can display up to 1920 by 1080. I wish to force my resolution to 1920 by 1080. ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Looking for a Laptop with Particular Hacker-Friendly Features [closed]

I'm hoping to take a shot at some sysadmin and security certs relatively soon-ish. Specifically, I'd like to start with RHCSA, LPIC-2, and the exam portion of a CISSP cert — maybe take a stab at CEH, ...
2
votes
0answers
31 views

3 displays, one GPU, passive DP, ubuntu

I have a Radeon HD6850 card that I was using with Ubuntu 14. I had 3 dell monitors connected to this card and they worked great at 1600x1200. I had bought a Displayport to DVI adapter to get it ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Find which graphic card in use

My laptop has two graphic cards, Nvidia and Intel. I want to know which gaphic card is X server using. I'm using Archlinux. What is the command line command for that ?
0
votes
2answers
38 views

Install two incomptaible nvidia drivers at the same time in windows

I have a new compunter with a GTX 970 wich use NVIDIA driver 353.06 and I want to use my old GTX 280 wich use 341.44 and the problem I've seen is that the drivers overwrite the other so I can only ...
0
votes
1answer
66 views

Monitor, keyboard, mouse not receiving power, computer takes 4 attempts to power up

I have a computer with specs listed below. This morning I turned off the computer to install a pair of USB speakers (Logitech Z5). Afterwards, I turned on the computer, it would power up, but then ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

XFX Radeon R9 270x low resolution

I just installed a XFX Radeon R9 270x but finding that I am only maxing out screen solution at 1920x1080 with HDMI connection. OS is Windows 7 using a Dell U2713HM screen (which can handle ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

How to correctly connect my monitors? [closed]

Please just help me get this straight. This is more of less how the computer rear looks. I dont remember exactly how I had it before turning everything upside down in order to fix an issue I ...
2
votes
1answer
36 views

Red Pixels all over my ASUS N56JR laptop [closed]

As I type this I have extreme discoloration going on. Most black colors are red, and white seems more blue. Grey isn't effected. Some shades of white seems to have black grains flashing through ...
0
votes
2answers
23 views

Windows 8.1 - Video card/s

I have a 4 GB add-on video card and built into my motherboard I have on-board Intel 1 GB graphics. Is it possible to activate the on-board graphic card as well? If it is possible I assume it would add ...
1
vote
5answers
68 views

Confused about GPU having hundreds of processors inside it

I just started learning about parallel programming course on Udacity and already I am kind of confused. Here at this video segment: https://youtu.be/gbj0oauFFI8?t=52s We're told that the average GPU ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Resetting screen setup in XP (msgina.dll failed to load)

I have an measurement system connected to a computer running Windows XP SP3 (since the hardware does not support newer versions of Windows). The basic setup is a primary monitor used for Windows and a ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Troubleshooting PC dying during normal use

I am running Windows 7 x64 SP1 with all the latest Windows updates. I have not added or removed hardware or software recently. This installation has been performing without problems for several months ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Can't start Pycharm due to unability to detect graphic settings

I just downloaded the PyCharm IDE on my Feodra to play around with Django. However i am unable to run it due to some graphics environment problem, which doesn't say to me much. Did someone run into ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Computer doesn't start when 12V CPU power plugged in

Configuration (troubleshooting): Board: Socket AM3+ Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2PT CPU: AMD FX4300 PSU: 500W Peak Other components: GPU: ASUS Nvidia GTX960 Mem: 12GB (8+4) 1333 HDD: Seagate 1TB SATA ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Weird issue with Video card

I have set up a new computer which has on board video and an NVidia GT740. In the bios it is set to default to PCI Express for video and windows show the video card installed being the GT740. All the ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

DVI Splitter - 3 Monitors No Duplication

I have a DVI splitter, one end splits to VGA and the other to DVI. My graphics card is a GTX 780, so my dual monitor setup works just fine, but I would like to hook up the other end of the splitter to ...
2
votes
1answer
25 views

GPU Overclock Keeps Defaulting

I have an ASUS GTX750TI-OC-2GD5. Its default Default Clock is 1072Mhz and I have been trying to overclock it. I've tried increasing the voltage and core clock in both MSI Afterburner and ASUS GPU ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Overheating Radeon 6870 - What could be the issue?

I have a PC with an AMD Radeon 6870 (it's not mine, FWIW). It was working fine until one day the PC shutdown itself. It happened several times at certain point in a certain game. It was disassembled ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

No POST with PCI-e HD5450 VGA iface but IGfx works

I'm trying to fix a DOA motherboard. The fan was dead and I replaced it. CPU now works via the IGfx. I've set the BIOS specifically to: PEG PCI-Express (from Auto/Internal/) The HD5450 Sapphire card ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Intel 3770K (HD4000) and dual monitor with DVI+VGA

My office computer is running Intel Core i7 3770K (IvyBridge) on an Asus P8H77-V motherboard. My OS is Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit desktop version). I've been using an old LG Flatron W2453TQ display ...
4
votes
3answers
659 views

Witcher 3 causes PC to restart randomly

(Not sure if I am asking at the right site, as it might be software/hardware related and not exactly gaming. I guess I'll post this question on Arqade too.) I have been having this problem since 2 ...
0
votes
2answers
82 views

Can I run games smoothly on a server via RDP? [closed]

Is it possible to run games on a hosted server smoothly via RDP? I have a dedicated server running Windows Server 2012 R2. It has 144 GB of RAM, an Intel Xeon E5 and GeForce GTX 750 Ti GPU. It's a ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

How to change the GPU used to run a game windows 8.1

I have a Dell 500GB with a 2GB RAM, and NVIDIA GEFORCE 625M I have a problem forcing my computer to choose the NVIDIA GPU when running games, but it keeps on choosing the Intel graphic card. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

OpenGL 3.3 for Intel HD Graphics in Debian?

I'm using OpenGL 3.0 with Mesa 10.3.2 in Debian 8.1 Jessie by system default, but I need OpenGL 3.3 and I don't know how to enable it. I tried to update Mesa but it's still with OpenGL 3.0. This is ...
2
votes
0answers
29 views

How to get pillarbox custom resolution in Windows XP? [closed]

I tried multiple leads and only get the stretched image, my best guess is the Custom Resolutions box of the NVIDIA Control Panel. If I knew correct horizontal and vertical front porches, sync widths, ...
0
votes
2answers
38 views

My system has two VGA ports, one in the graphics card and another one?

I just happened to acquire a second monitor, which has a VGA cable, and I want to plug it in with my previous one. As you can see in the picture, I have two VGA ports, one that is used(the graphics ...
1
vote
1answer
30 views

Using two video cards; how good should the second one be? [duplicate]

So I'm looking to start a new build, using some of the parts from my old PC. One thing I wanted to do was try out Intel (current is AMD) and to have two GPUs. This build has Oculus Rift in mind. ...