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

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Is there a way to solve this graphics issue myself? (Possible faulty graphics card, boot failing sometimes, artifacts on screen)

It seems that there is an issue with the graphics of my laptop - sometimes it won't boot, when it does there are artifacts on the screen that make it impossible to use. I've piled up quite a number of ...
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Vga cable needs to be plugged in for hdmi cable to work

I have problems with connecting LG TV M2352 with pc (nvidia Gforce GTX750ti). Seems that if I use a VGA cable to initiate connection, then I can use the HDMI cable alone, while in the meanwhile I plug ...
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Windows 7 - Duplicate two displays with a different refresh rate output

Thanks for taking the time to look at my question! To start, my hardware, and what I am attempting to do: I have a NVIDIA GTX 780 as my graphics card (and I love it!) stock speed and BIOS ...
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Radeon graphics card gone

I have a HP ProBook 470 with integrated Intel and AMD Radeon graphics. I am trying to install the right drivers now to switch to the Radeon and for that I switched a setting in my BIOS (Enable hybrid ...
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Is there any way to force laptop with two graphics cards to use the better one?

I have an MSI laptop with an additional monitor and two graphics cards: an motherboard-integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 and a separate Nvidia GTX 870M. I'd like to run the monitor on 1600x1200 ...
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Which part of my computer is broken/destroys graphics cards? [closed]

A few days ago my graphics card broke showing weird ASCII signs after BIOS messages (text from GRUB menu displayed as random rare ASCII signs)and a screen full of quotes: A second graphics card ...
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AMD Radeon r9 Not connecting to HDMI screen?

I have a custom built Windows gaming PC, we are using the Sapphire Radeon r9 gfx card and when we attempt to connect to monitor (or rather, HDMI TV) it does not connect, for a second it appears that ...
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No thermal pad.What to do now?

Years ago my bro gave me a laptop which had a heat problem. After one day I found it was because vent was blocked, so I cleaned it. Since then it started working without shutting down but it still ...
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Desktop missing graphics after Kali 2016.1 upgrade

I did an upgrade to the latest version of 2016.1, and now my desktop looks rather retro. I'm missing graphics, for example on my Tweak tool, the sliders are missing on the On/Off options, the fonts ...
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Black screen during and after watching video

Cause: I have a problem with my new Windows 10 PC that during streaming a video the entire screen goes black at a random point during the video. This occurred multiple times when watching a trailer ...
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Single r9 290 and 3 u2515h monitors

I am currently running two R9 290's in xfire powering three 1080p U2311H monitors. As I don't game anywhere near as much as I thought I would, I am selling one of the R9 290's. My question is, can ...
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Windows 7 doesn't “see” my graphics card

Alright, this is all very peculiar but I'll try to include everything. But first, my machine configuration. I'm running on an HP G62-B75EV Notebook with a switchable graphics configuration and the ...
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Ubuntu running on a computer with NVIDIA GPU

I have been looking for a new computer for a while now. One of the options I have considered is Lenovo Thinkpad T460p with a NVIDIA GeForce 960MX graphics card. Some years ago I came across someone ...
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PC stutter / freeze when downloading at over 200mpbs, safe mode works fine @ 700mpbs+

I have been looking for a solution on both the internet, official support sites and whatnot and can't find a solution for my problem. Maybe someone here can help me troubleshoot further. So, the ...
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Does the HDMI port on a video card support audio?

When purchasing a video card based on nVidia or AMD, does the HDMI port support audio as well as video? For what it's worth, I'm running Xubuntu 14.04. Here's an example of a video card with built-...
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How to prevent Windows from adjusting displays when TV is turned on?

My PC setup includes a monitor I regularly use, and a TV to watch movies and stuff. My graphics card has an HDMI output and a Display Port output. So I've connected both my displays to my graphics ...
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Is it possible to use CPU graphic card while I connect to DisplayPort on a nvidia card?

I bought intel i5 6600k which has a graphic card supports 4k @ 60HZ. But my motherboard don't have DisplayPort (only has a HDMI 1.4 whichi supports 4k @ 24HZ), so I'm thinking buy a nvs 310 which has ...
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Driver wise / hardware detection wise is there any difference between self update to Widnwos 10 vs me installing Windows 10

I have a Dell notebook which supposedly has an Nvidia GPU alongside the intel graphics. I've been having really hard time getting the good nvidia GPU to work. It won't even show up on the Device ...
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How to display CPU and GPU fan speed percentage (instead of RPM) during gaming?

I use MSI Afterburner, RivaTuner and HWiNFO to (on screen) display CPU & GPU temperatures during gaming, but these softwares are not able to display the fan speeds in percentage. They only show ...
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Custom Resolution at 144hz refresh rate

I'm trying to run a videogame (CS:GO) at a custom resolution (1440x1080) lower then my native resolution (1920x1080) while maintaining the 144hz refresh rate my monitor provides. However, whenever the ...
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AMD Laptop Dual Graphics

I bought a Lenovo z50-70 laptop with an amd fx - 7500 processor and a amd r7 1GB APU graphics card and a amd R7 m265 dx 2GB dedicated graphics card. Due to reasons unbeknown to me, I can't change the ...
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Make HDMI primary output on NVIDIA card?

I have an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti. In Windows 7, when I select the "Computer Only" option for my display settings, it enabled the monitor I use as my second monitor (DVI output) instead of the ...
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Television connected to VGA port shows 'No Signal' message

I have an [Acer Aspire XC-705 8L Desktop PC (Black) - (Intel Core i3-4160, 10Gb RAM, 2Tb HDD, DVDRW, WLAN, Nvidia Graphics, Windows 8.1)][1] that I bought on Amazon that has a HDMI and VGA socket. I ...
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Can I use 4 monitors with 2 SLI cards

I'm doing some research for my next build and I came up across a couple questions that I can't seem to find the answer for on google (I get different answers from each link) So. If I have enough money ...
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Sliced and displaced image on monitor

We have a system where a monitor is hooked up to a PC through a KVM switch. The KVM switch switches the video output from the PC to different monitors but always one at a time and the same model ...
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intel drivers - Tearing all over the place on Windows 7

getting horrible video tearing on WIN7 64 bit using Intel Iris Graphics 6100. Tearing occues in Youtube, VLC, Smplayer) I have the Intel Graphics Control Panel application and have tried adjusting: ...
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What causes videos to start off black or glitchy on an AMD Radeon HD 6700?

I recently updated my video card drivers to the latest version (AMD Radeon HD 6700 series) and found that upon doing so, all the "GIF"s on Imgur (which have now switched to "GIFV" which is an MP4 ...
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Clevo N150RD BSOD driver power state failure

as the title says, I'm getting a BSOD with driver power state failure on Windows 10 64 bit. In details, I'm getting the error while I use After Effects oh Agisoft Photoscan with high settings. ...
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Is it possible to connect an external GPU via Ethernet?

I have laptop which has working Ethernet port but I always use WiFi . I am wondering if it is possible to run and use a graphics card (with external power supply) connected to the Ethernet port (with ...
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PC turns on, monitor goes dark, fan still runs afterwards

I've been having this problem in which my PC is turned on and it runs fine for a couple of hours, or even days. But, randomly in a day while I'm using it, my monitor just goes black, saying Display ...
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Why is Windows 10 occasionally rendering some screens as black panels?

Sometimes, when summoning a window, it looks like this: It isn't supposed to look like that - that is actually visual studio. A couple of notes: My computer is a thinkpad W540 with Optimus ...
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Gaming and 1080p video stutter

After I installed nVidia 368.22 driver (365.19 previous) I started having random stuttering in games and 1080p video. Games can be fixed with alt-tab. Sometimes after stuttering in video I get the ...
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Video Card Power On Delayed

When I start my computer, it takes approximately 20 seconds before the video card powers up. Before that it's just quiet, producing no fan noise, and my monitor gets no signal. The computer starts ...
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Computer starts fine but has no display - intermittent

My desktop computer is does the following randomly -- after long periods of working fine, months sometimes, turning on fine: Both HDMI and VGA refuse to send anything to the displays (different ...
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nvidia, xorg and /var/lib/xkb/

linux mint 17 - I've updated stuff an now have a black screen after logging in. It stops here: [ 41.328] (**) Option "xkb_model" "pc105" [ 41.328] (**) Option "xkb_layout" "gb" [ 68.816] (...
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Intel HD Graphic 520 Resolution

I bought recently a new laptop with two graphic cards: Intel HD graphics 520 and AMD. I am trying to get 1920x1080 resolution, but Windows 10 is showing maximum 1366x768 on Windows properties and ...
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Busted nVidia graphic card on laptop

I've got Inspiron 3442 (i5,500GB,8GB,Intel HD4400/nVidia 820M). Few weeks back the display went black. So I tried a fresh installation of Windows. It was working fine, until I installed the Intel ...
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Horizontal lines at boot, then blackness/blueness (in Win7)

A few days ago I was gaming as usual, then a few minutes after exiting the game, my screen suddenly got random noise-coloured horizontal lines on it, and all the screen elements were kinda half-...
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What is the use for built-in graphic card on a “gaming” motherboard?

Many motherboards marketed as "gaming" has an integrated Intel graphic cards. Examples are the ASUS B150I PRO GAMING/WIFI/AURA and the Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 but these are just a couple of many. ...
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Multiple Monitors, only one hdmi port (laptop)

I just bought a new laptop (lenovo Y50 to be exact) and with my old laptop I had two additional screens hooked up to it but with this new laptop, it only has one hdmi output cable but it has a NVIDIA ...
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NVIDIA card not shown as device by `lspci | grep -i vga`

I had installed NVIDIA drivers along with nvidia prime on Ubuntu 12.04, to run CUDA-based applications in a first time. Then, I created a mess on the system because I installed Bumblebee as well, but ...
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Intel HD4000 with 4k HDMI output on Linux

I wonder if I can output 4k resolution (3840 × 2160) @ 30Hz with a Intel HD4000 graphics using Linux and a single HDMI output. I have a Thinkpad Edge E330 with HDMI 1.4. The CPU is an i5-3210M. I ...
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AMD Radeon HD 6700M on Windows 8.1

I have a problem with my notebook. I have just upgraded from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1, and I got my graphics cards messed up. I have two of them, an integrated Intel one and an external AMD one. I ...
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How to uninstall AMD Display Driver from other install of Windows

So my Windows 7 had a BSOD from an Ati driver file then restarting only gives me some wierd coloured lines at the top of the screen. Starting in safe mode causes the boot up to freeze at AtiPcie.sys ...
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PC crashes due to GPU or GPU drivers (Nvidia)

I have a notebook (Acer Aspire E1-772G) with the following Hardware (all stock items, no modifications): CPU: Intel i5-4200M 2.5GHz GPU: Intel HD Graphics 4600 + Nvidia GeForce 820M The only ...
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GeForce 970GTX - why are heatpipes so hot in idle?

I recently bought a nice MSI GeForce 970GTX, but I wonder why although CPUID HWMonitor says TMPIN0 is just 58°C I can barely touch the heatpipes on the card because they are so hot it would make burn ...
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Speaker Noise when CPU load is high or moving mouse

I have an amplifier, which I use as a speaker. I have a few pairs of headphones. They all behave differently. This started happening when I first changed my graphics card and monitor cable to DVI ...
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Full computer freeze with audio stuttering after playing games for a period of time

I've been having a problem with my computer freezing completely when playing games like LA Noire or SW:TOR (yay early access!). Basically, what happens is I will play for around an hour or so (...
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Can't Use Switchable Graphics

I can't get my switchable graphics cards working on my Acer 4820TG laptop. It came installed with Windows 7, but I've installed the RTM build of Windows 8. I have to keep the "Graphics" setting on the ...
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Flickering and 2D graphic errors in DX11 mode in fullscreen on AMD HD 5970

I have recently gotten an AMD Sapphire HD 5970 2GB video card. This seems to consist of two 1GB cards on the same chip (there is a crossfireX option but the card otherwise has only one PCI-E connector)...