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

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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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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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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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Updated AMD drivers and monitors hooked up to on-board card no longer display

I was having issues in some newer games like Fallout 4 and Everspace where seemingly randomly I'd get a "Graphics driver has recovered" message and the game would crash. I was told the issue was ...
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How to see detailed log of nVidia driver crash on Windows?

While doing GPU-intensive parallel processing, nVidia driver apparently crashed. Only information in Windows Event log is the following: The description for Event ID 1 from source NVIDIA OpenGL ...
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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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Ubuntu Unknown Display Resolution

I recently bought an LG 24MP88 monitor, and it Ubuntu cannot detect it. Now, this being a common problem I triedd the cvt and xrndr commands but on going to 1920x1280 mode, the display would only show ...
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Force application to run off of discreet vs built-in GPU

So I have a Dell XPS 15 with a NVidia 960M GPU. This is just below recommended specs but from my understanding should still be able to work with the HTC Vive. Using the Nvidia control panel you can ...
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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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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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GeForce 845M for external display (2560x1440)

Can a GeForce 845M (laptop graphics card) run an external monitor with a resolution of 2560x1440? Will it go smoothly (not gaming)? Can it also simultaneous render the display of laptop 1920x1080?
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Two Nvidia GTX cards in SLI + another heterogenous one

There are tons of answers in regards to using two identical, or unidentical cards in SLI. However I'm having trouble finding out if I can use two identical cards (gtx 970) in SLI in addition to having ...
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Nvidia GT 540M runs smoothly then performances drop

I'm using a 5 years old ASUS K53SV with Win 7 using a Nvidia GT540M GPU. Recently, especially when playing games, everything runs smoothly, but after a while, usually a few minutes, there's a half ...
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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 Duplicate, but not Extend Display Win7 (Lenovo M58)

Specs are as follows: Lenovo M58 Win7 32bit SP1 Nvidia GeForce GT 610 (365.19) Acer Monitor (VGA) NEC NP60 Projector (VGA) The machine was able to extend until a few days ago, unaware of the change ...
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ACER g247hyl and GTX 950 MSI 2G GAMING - VGA or HDMI? [closed]

I have purchased ACER g247hyl 24 inch monitor and currently using gtx 950 MSI Gaming 2G for gaming purpose. Now for example, if I play fifa 15 in 720p, 1080p rsolution, games graphics seems crappy ...
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Adobe Photoshop CS6 3d options grayed out

I've pretty extensively googled this, but "New Mesh From Layer" and the 3 options above it are grayed out in the 3D menu section on Photoshop CS6. I've checked the performance options, and I'm ...
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Potential Driver issue: AMD 7970GHz (Sapphire) low FPS + sudden FPS drops

I've got my rig since 2013, and there's never been any problems with it, but a couple weeks ago it started to have those weird performance issues while playing Battlefield 3/4. As I'm playing, I have ...
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Cannot set LED monitor to native resolution

I cannot get windows 7 pro to set my monitor to its native resolution of 2650x1440. I have Windows 7 pro, an NVIDIA GT730 and two monitors(AOC e2752She, BenQ GW2765) attached to the NVidia card using ...
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2 monitors one rendered by CPU and another by GPU

I want to hook up 2 monitors to my system, currently I'm only using one monitor connected via DVI through my GPU. I have a VGA(sad face) connector behind my motherboard and I found an old monitor ...
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Mac Graphics Card Game Compatibility

I'm trying to download a game on my macbook pro. On the game's site, it gives the following minimum requirements: OS: OS X 10.8.5 or higher Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo Memory: 4 GB RAM Graphics: ...
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I just installed a new graphics card in my computer, now it boots for a minute or two, then it shuts off

I installed a PNY XLR8 NVIDIA 750Ti OC into my system. Soon after installtion, the computer boots for a minute or two, then it dies. I suspected my power supply, as it was 5 years old, so i bought a ...
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R9 390 8GB: 4 monitors slow, 3 monitors fast

If I have a few office applications open, everything seems just fine with (4) 1440x2560 monitors running off my single R9 390. If I use Photoshop, even constraining Photoshop to a single monitor, or ...
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Can't activate more than 4 monitors at the same time

As the title states, im currently running a system with a Radeon 7850 eyefinity 6 (6 separate mini display ports). To every port I have connected an active mini DP to HDMI converters. in each of ...
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AMD Radeon R7 Issues

I purchased a Dell Inspiron 7548 about a year ago. I have no idea if my graphics card has yet to work, and I am very frustrated. I've spent many many hours looking for a solution and am yet to find ...
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Laptop screen flickers and freezes

I have a Toshiba Satellite L50 laptop, less than one year old. It runs Linux mint 17.3, 64 bit. It has 8GRam, 2.6 GHz on turbo, VGA Intel Corporation ValleyView Gen7, 430GB free out of 500. I am ...
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Kali not recognizing graphic card on Dual Boot

I have installed Windows 10 on my PC, then I installed Kali. It is dual booting. Kali is not recognizing my graphic card. Of course the PC has two graphic cards. I have tried on every version of Kali....
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In Windows 10, can I shuffle a different wallpaper on each of four displays?

I'm running Windows 10 and have two ATI Radeon HD 5750 video cards outputting to four monitors. I like to have my wallpapers shuffle through my favorite pictures. Is there a way to have each monitor ...
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First build: mobo lights up, but no CPU fan or monitor activity

I am having trouble booting up my first PC build. It uses compatible suggestions from Logical Increments, which include the following: Case: Cooler Master Trooper (Rev. 2) Motherboard: ASUS Z170 PRO ...
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Did my graphics card (GPU) burn out?

My PC is (well, was, actually) running an NVIDIA GTX460 2GB graphics card manufactured by Asus. Yesterday I was playing some League of Legends when all of a sudden my screen froze and became filled ...
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PCIE GFX Card along with PCI GFX Card

I have a complicated question with a restricted budget (Like 0$). I have a PC with a GT220 graphics card which which has a limitation of being able to use only two of it's out of three. Now I need to ...
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Monitor Artifact Cause?

So I recently started seeing this wierd glitch with my monitor: It only seems to happen when I play videos, not gaming (the card is an ASUS R9 270)It only happens on my main monitor. Secondary ...
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Red dots over the LED monitor

What I have:- 1x GTX N560 Ti Hawk 1x DVI-I to VGA converter 1x LED Monitor from LG (I don't remember the model name) I am getting red dots all over the screen, I am confirmed that its not the ...
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Turning off third monitor turns off the second, doesn't do opposite

So my display is being super weird, and has since I think my last install of win 10 which was a few months ago? When I turn off display 2, both display 2 and 3 turn off and both are disabled moving ...
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Corrupted video drivers causing x to go insane

I think X is borked. It's been working for months, then suddenly: There's an extra, immobile mouse cursor stuck on the screen. CTRL + ALT + Fn doesn't work. The screen stops responding, but I can ...
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Mac starts booting with message “NVDAStartup: Official”

I made a system update on my MBP and now it won't boot, stopping after the following message: NVDAStartup: Official All information I found about this refers to hackintosh, unfortunately. The ...
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Display distorted or no signal (various OSes), system freezes and occasionally recovers

I recently had problems with distorted display or no signal at all with xubuntu 16.04 and other OSes. It started when I wanted to use my monitor to play console using it's HDMI input. I was running ...
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Using latest drivers for Tesla K40 along with nvidia GT210

I just purchased a geforce 210 GPU for basic graphic acceleration on my server, which primarily uses Tesla K40 for number crunching. Now the problem which I have encountered deals with two different ...
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Is it “advisable” to NOT have an integrated graphics card with a dedicated GPU? [closed]

In a PC with an active dedicated graphics card, does it make sense to have an integrated one as well? What I am "worried" about is this: is a CPU with an integrated graphics card capable of doing ...
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Graphics Card: Overclocking And Operational Life Span

I just had to replace my old graphics card because it stopped working after 4,5 years. My new graphics card is overclocked by default (OC version). Does this mean that its operational life span will ...
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GPU Performance levels - unexpected drops

In Speccy I see 4 performance levels of my GPU. Which component is responsible for choosing performance level? Because when I play a game (Heroes of the Storm, Rocket League, NFS 2015) this ...
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hp EliteBook 8470p Intel HD 4000 graphic card MP4 video 1080p and some game are not working properly

I have hp EliteBook 8470p i5-3320m, 8GB ram, Intel HD 4000 graphic card. I am trying to play MP4 video 1080p and some are not working properly . How can I check if I have discrete graphics card of ...
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Intel Graphics HD 3000 + Clean Windows 10 Installation = Black Screen no Censor

I'm facing a really wierd situation. Let me explain what happened. I recently took an old laptop in my possession . It has an Nvidia 520M and an Intel Graphics HD 3000 gpus. At first i tried to ...
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Boot a PC without a graphics card and monitor

I happened to have a old PC setup as follows: Intel CPU Prescott LGA775 A Gigabyte mainboard with PCI-E port, but no graphics card 3 GB DDR2 RAM 20-pin ATX power supply A SATA HDD, blank. No monitor....
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Windows 10 video resolution

I have an Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 MB with an AMD FX 6300 6 core processor. I originally bought this system with Windows 7 at the end of 2013. I have a Samsung S23A300B monitor. 3 months ago ago I upgraded ...
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How to fix FPS Cap on my Gaming Laptop

EDIT: Any type of power saving thing is DISABLED and is currently not active on my Computer, this includes NVIDIA BatteryBoost and Windows Power Options. I am 95% sure that Power Savings is not a ...
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Cannot run ATI R390 and i7 2600k HD3000 GPU together

I have both GPUs. But I have to disable the Intel HD Graphics 3000 because I'll only get a black screen when booting. My monitor is connected to the R390 HDMI. However, I need both GPU's enabled, ...
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Strange graphics artifacts (like diagnostics circle) in games and Viber

I have strange graphics artifacts in Viber and 3D applications (like some games). This is stange circle maybe some kind of diagnostics one but I don't know what is it. Maybe you know how to solve it?...
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intel hd graphics stopped working g3250 win 10

I have a problem that I can't solve. I have win 10 (not cracked) and I bought a new MSI H81M-P33 motherboard with G3250CPU, I also bought 16GB ram and 500GB SSD... However my windows always says ...