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1answer
28 views

How to get dual monitor set up with NVIDIA Geforce GT 610

So I recently installed a NVIDIA Geforce GT 610 into my Dell Optiplex 790 (running 32bit Windows 7 Professional) so as to be able to have dual displays. I installed card properly and installed the ...
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0answers
19 views

How to prevent GPU from reducing performance on battery power?

The Optimus technology by NVIDIA is said to automatically control performance of graphics card, like increasing performance when the laptop is on AC power, and reduce performance on battery battery. ...
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2answers
164 views

Is NVIDIA GeForce 840M suitable for overclocking?

I'd like to squeeze a little more performance by overclocking it but I'm afraid it might damage the card if I overclocked it too much.
0
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0answers
53 views

How to enable FDI to use both integrated and PCIe dedicated video graphics card at the same time?

First of all, please don't say that it's a repeat and all that. I know that the question is somewhat same but no one asked about how to enable Intel FDI (Flexible Display interference). I have core ...
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2answers
64 views

Repair/Replace the Graphic Card's fan

Yesterday, I was cleaning my PC and after that, I tried to boot my pc and itself automatically after sometime. I checked all the fans and notice that my Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS Graphic card fan is ...
0
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1answer
229 views

How to make NVIDIA GeForce 680m default graphics card instead of Intel HD Graphics 4000? (Alienware M17 Laptop) [duplicate]

I believe that the question title describes it all... but I just bought 2 brand new 2560x1440 monitors and I need to make use of my NVIDIA GeForce 680m card instead of the Intel HD Graphics 4000 card. ...
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1answer
48 views

What Nvidia graphics cards are compatible with an Intel DP43TF motherboard?

Some people told me that only graphics cards from the Nvidia Geforce 200 series are compatible with the Intel DP43TF motherboard. Is this true?
2
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1answer
243 views

How to get nvidia drivers for GeForce GT635?

I'm trying to download drivers for my GeForce GT635 2GB, but when I go to http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-us it doesn't list any GT635. It lists the GT630 and GT640, though. I tried ...
0
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0answers
330 views

External monitors don't work with docked laptop unless laptop screen is on first

The Problem I have a Lenovo T440p with Intel HD 4600 graphics in addition to NVIDIA GeForce GE 730M. I have a docking station with DVI-D, HDMI, VGA, and two DisplayPort outputs. I am using the ...
0
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1answer
174 views

Checking if NVIDIA graphic card crashes due to an underpowered PSU

I've started playing some newer games lately and encountered frequent, intermittent crashes printing errors such as DXGI_ERROR_DEVICE_HUNG, DXGI_ERROR_DEVICE_REMOVED, or similar. Researching reduced ...
2
votes
1answer
746 views

do I need all 3 Nvidia Geforce Experience autoboots?

I'm using Nvidia Geforce Experience, and while checking msconfig, it says the following 3 bootups: C:\Program Files(x86)\Nvidia Corporation\NVIDIA Update Core\nvtmru.exe C:\Program Files(x86)\Nvidia ...
0
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1answer
2k views

How can i make dual monitors with VGA and DVI-D ports?

I have a Gigabyte GV-N640OC-2GI graphics card with 2 monitors: An older Asus LCD with VGA port only. This works fine, plugged into the graphics card VGA slot. A Dell 1801FP monitor with a DVI-D ...
0
votes
1answer
186 views

Will Graphic Card with PCIe 2.0 version using on PCIe x16 1.1 affect graphic cards performance?

These are my motherboard specs. Slots 1 PCI Express x16 slot (PCI Express Bus SPEC V1.1a compliant) 2 PCI Express x1 slots 1 PCI slot, support 3.3V/ 5V PCI bus Interface. See the ...
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1answer
117 views

NVIDIA GPU states it is in use but no 3D applications are running

I recently got a new Lenovo Y510p with a GeForce GT755M. However, only with Chrome running, the GPU shows activity. No 3D programs are running at this time. Can someone explain this to me? Here is ...
0
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0answers
12 views

is it possible to use a quadro and a geforce card in the same pc? [duplicate]

because I would like better solidworks performance, I would like to run an older quadro card next to a (or multiple) gamer cards. Is this possible, and should I connect the monitor to the quadro to ...
0
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1answer
319 views

NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT with 3 monitors [duplicate]

I've read Can I use an nVidia Geforce 9600GT for triple-monitor? but I didn't get the answer I need. I want to run my PC using 3 monitors. This is my current situation: I'm running a PC with ...
0
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0answers
82 views

Display becomes messed up at 16bit

I'm trying to play Planescape Torment on my Windows install on a MacBook Pro. The colors in the entire game are garbled and messed up. The problem is the color palette. In fact, the color palette on ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

Do I need some drivers for my videocard (GPU) in linux?

I just got a new laptop, and I just started to use it. I am currently using Manjaro (arch linux based) on it, and I am doing some tests. My computer has this specifications: Model: ASUS X750J CPU: ...
0
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1answer
201 views

Graphics card not working on Windows 8.1 on Mac

On my MacBook5,2 (Nvidia 9400m video card) if the drivers are installed in Windows, Windows does not boot. Windows is installed in EFI mode, if that matters.
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1answer
90 views

CPU temperature increase after additional video card installation

I have a quad-core Intel Core 2 Duo Q6600 CPU Today I added a second video card and my CPU temperature increased to 88ºC. I want to know whether my video card or something else caused this. I've ...
0
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0answers
106 views

Upgraded to a GTX 580 - no video signal on boot

I have: New Corsair 550w PSU (should be more than enough) AsRock H61M u3s3 mobo (with latest updated BIOS) Just replaced my faithful HD 7790 GPU with a refurbished EVGA GTX 580 1.5GB. When I boot, ...
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2answers
170 views

GPU chip is not working and sometimes showing worst graphics

This is screenshot has been taken, when my video card was working properly And this screenshot has been taken today (having problem with my video card) So, anyone let me know, if you could ...
2
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1answer
536 views

My graphics card is overheating and I'm trying to determine the most effective solutions

My hardware profile: Case: APEX PC-389-C Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case Mobo: Gigabyte GA-MA785G-UD3H PSU: Antec Neo Eco 400W CPU: AMD Athlon II X4 640 RAM: 5GB Dual-Channel ...
0
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0answers
194 views

How to install the geforce-driver on a laptop with fedora 19 and geforce 610m

I only found guides for normal geforce cards but not for mobile cards. Maybe somebody can help me out here, tia.
2
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3answers
479 views

NVIDIA card disappeared from laptop

I have a Sony VAIO VGN-AR61MR laptop with an NVIDIA 8400M GT video card. It has Windows 7 (originally Windows Vista was installed) Few weeks ago video acceleration stopped to work. Its video is ...
2
votes
0answers
715 views

How do I get Windows 7 to recognize my second graphics card?

Really hope someone can help-- I recently purchased a second EVGA Geforce 660 to run in SLI mode on my PC, but no matter what, I can't seem to get the PC to recognize it. My Specs: (2) EVGA ...
2
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0answers
45 views

Is it possible to use IGP and Dedicated graphics like nvidia's optimus? [duplicate]

Pretty much like the title says. I'm curious if it would be possible to use my dedicated graphics card for gaming and other intensive tasks, while using my IGP for general usage to get power usage ...
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0answers
271 views

My laptop won't use GeForce 9650m GT but only the intel integrated [closed]

My laptop ignores the discrete graphics card (GeForce 9650m) and only uses the integrated Intel one. This means that most games will either not run at all or run at a very low FPS. I checked GeForce ...
1
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0answers
744 views

nVidia GTX 650 doesn't display any output after installing drivers

I have a nVidia GTX 650 that works (displays video output) before installing the driver, albeit with limited resolutions and no Aero Glass theme effects etc. When I install the driver, there is no ...
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2answers
59 views

Is my pc suitable for this graphics card? [closed]

Will my aspire X3812 be suitable for Nvidia GeForce GT 440 PCI Express Graphics Card with HDMI Low Profile HDCP. My acer has a quad CPU Q8300@2.50ghz Intel (R) core (Tm)2 Please help
0
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0answers
40 views

Changing GTX 680 to a GTX 690

Is it possible to change a GTX 680 to a GTX 690 when you have a integrated HD 4600 intel chipset? Will it work fine or is it impossible?
0
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1answer
649 views

Can you use quadro drivers on a Geforce card (500 or 600 series)?

I remember reading about these 4-5 years ago, but not sure if they are still doing it. Is this possible nowadays? Basically running a GTX like a Quadro? I don't know much about hardware, but some ...
0
votes
0answers
295 views

Nvidia GT 440 exceeds max temperature

I have an NVIDIA Geforce GT 440 installed on my system. A problem suddenly exists a few weeks ago whenever I play games such as C.O.D blackops , A. Creed 3 or even NBA 2k13 suddenly shutsdown my ...
1
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1answer
365 views

Cooling my graphics card quietly

The loudest component in my computer is the graphics card. I have an ASUS GTX 690. I would like to find a way to make it quieter. I have decided to look into replacing the fan. Would doing that void ...
0
votes
2answers
599 views

Compiz on Lenovo Z580 with Intel and Nvidia graphic cards and Debian squeeze

I bought a Lenovo a while ago, and installed Debian squeeze on it. Now I managed to put a minimalistic GUI on it, but I think I can get much much more out of it. The problem starts with there are ...
4
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5answers
472 views

Graphics freeze whenever hard drive is accessed

Any time I'm playing a game (and even sometimes just using desktop programs), whenever the game accesses the hard drive the graphics freeze. Sometimes the audio stutters, most other times it doesn't. ...
2
votes
1answer
482 views

Laptop nvidia geforce turned into intel graphics card?

I am experiencing something strange in one of my laptops that I haven't seen before. The laptop is an ASUS K52JC, has an Nvidia Geforce 310M. I have it setup as a dual boot with both windows 7 and ...
1
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0answers
914 views

How can I overclock my 8400GS to its limit without making the driver crash?

Nvidia GeForce 8400gs EVGA 512MB(It comes with a small fan) I know this isn't the best card to overclock, but adding 200Mhz really helped me with 15+fps on a game and I was wondering if how can I ...
1
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1answer
301 views

Gigabyte GTX660 OC causing intermittant system reboot

G'day, I have been having some issues with my PC since I installed my new Gigabyte GTX660 OC graphics card where the system will randomly reboot. When the system does reboot though, it's like power ...
1
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0answers
443 views

Is my NVIDIA GT 540M having a hardware failure?

I'm using a Sager NP5160 laptop, which has an NVIDIA GT 540M dGPU as well as integrated graphics. I'm dual-booting Windows 7 and Linux Mint. I've recently noticed issues with games not performing as ...
1
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1answer
111 views

How can a video card support more monitors than it has ports?

I'm looking into buying a new video card and I really like the GeForce GTX 650 Ti. Looking at the features list, it claims: NVIDIA Surround with Up To Four Monitors Nothing is as breathtaking ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Windows 8, NVIDIA graphics recognition fails

I just installed Windows 8 Pro OEM 64-bit (clean install) and it won't properly recognize my graphics adapter. When I installed Win8, it automatically installed the BasicDisplay.sys driver dated ...
0
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1answer
128 views

GeForce 600M drivers for Windows XP

I have to buy a new laptop, but I need it to run XP because of some ancient software. My options come with 600M series graphic cards and I can't find anywhere drivers for these on Windows XP. I guess ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Will the Gigabyte GT640 run 3 vga monitors?

Spotted one of these going quite cheap: http://uk.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=4255 It has two DVI outs, one VGA and a HDMI. I've found it it's locked to 3 simulations outs. Been ...
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1answer
47 views

What is the text on the center chip on a GTX 690? [closed]

I don't have one around me to look, and I need to know what is printed on the black chip in the center of the PCB. I can't post an image, but there is a green square between the two GPUs, and on it a ...
1
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1answer
1k views

Incorrect max resolution detected

I have a custom built computer with an integrated GeForce 6150SE on an ASUS M2N-MX board. It's connected to a Benq FP531 with a max resolution of 1024 x 768. The computer runs Windows XP, and I had ...
0
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2answers
1k views

I can't change my preferred graphics card on my notebook

I have a Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 with an Intel i5 processor, 4 GB RAM, and an NVIDIA GT 520 GPU. And I can't select my preferred graphics card nor change the graphics card for my applications. I tried ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

How I can fix the “Display Driver has stopped responding and has recovered”?

I'm using a GeForce GTX 580, with Windows 7 64-bit. The driver version of the GTX is 301.42. The problem happens after a few minutes, when I'm playing specifc games. It won't happen in all games - And ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

Nvidia GeForce Graphics Card Blue Screen of Death crash

For the last couple of months, I get sudden crashes while watching a video. It usually happens when I am skipping parts in a video - then my PC gets stuck, and after few seconds I get this popup ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

What is the “real” memory of my display graphics card?

I purchased a desktop two years back asking the vendor to install a "1 GB" graphics card. The card which is installed in my system is Nvidia 9400 GT, and the NVIDIA website provides the following ...