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

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How to resolve no video, but sound issue that arises after install Visual Studio Community 2013?

I think this forum is more appropriate for this question rather than Stackoverflow, even though my problem appears to relate to Visual Studio Community 2013 with Update 4. Earlier this week I begun ...
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Can't install nvidia driver on windows 10

I've installed Windows 10. Then I tried to install the driver for my nvidia card (gtx 750) but it failed. At first restart the resolution became really high (1920x1080) so it seemed like the driver ...
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Related to computer processor and graphics card for Graphics designing use

I have computer which has intel G2030 processor 4 GB Ram gigabyte 61MS motherboard 450 watts PSU.I am planning to become professional graphics designer. Would it be advisable to upgrade my PC ...
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Installing drivers for switchable graphics

I recently bought a laptop that came with Windows 7 64-bit installed. I have some older (16-bit and 32-bit) software that doesn't work with 64-bit Windows, but works just fine with 32-bit. Since I ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is a discrete graphics card really necessary? [on hold]

As I'm thinking about getting a new computer, I really only have one question: Do I really need a graphics card? The computer I'm making would just be a family computer (Note: Windows 7) with only ...
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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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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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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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How to Fix Genymotion openGL error?

I am trying to open genymotion,after starting it shows the following error: i saw in various website/blog that this error gets resolved after updating the video card driver.Unfortunately i am ...
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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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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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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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GeForce 9600GT support for dual monitor setup

I have a NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT (point of view, link) on an Asus M2V-MX motherboard. The card has one DVI, HDMI and S-Video output. The graphics card does not seem to support dual monitors: the driver ...
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What's the difference between graphics solutions and a graphics processing unit? [closed]

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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Cannot set Max Screen Resolution of 2560x1440 with DELL U2711 Monitor

I have a DELL U2711 Monitor (27" Inches) with a Nvidia GTX 460 video card. The monitor can reach 2560 x 1440 max and the Video card 2560 x 1600 max. But The monitor only reaches 1680x1050. If I use a ...
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Hot idle temps on GPU, MSI Twin Frozr R9 290x

As a non-reference GPU, I was surprised on how hot it ran while idle. The card is slightly overclocked out of the box at 1030MHz Core Clock speed. 52C to 55C on idle (Hot for being on idle) 74C to ...
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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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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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How do I change the color vibrance/saturation with Intel graphics on my laptop?

The nVidia control panel has an option to adjust the saturation and other properties of the image shown on the screen. Is there any way to do this with the Intel Graphics driver? My laptop model is a ...
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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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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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Dual Monitors not working (One black)

Currently running Windows 7 Profession 64 bit with i5, think I would be able to write better code if I add a 2nd monitor so I grab an old one and hook it up to the 24(+1) DVI port using a DVI to VGA ...
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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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integrated intel graphics 3D acceleration probem with Linux on ThinkPad S531

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad S531 running OpenSuse 12.3 64bit. This notebook has the following graphics cards: - integrated Intel HD 4000 - discrete (muxless) AMD Radeon HD 8670M After the standard ...
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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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Mirror Drivers not working on Windows 7 64 bit computer

I am having an issue getting any mirror driver to work properly on my computer. I always seem to get the same issue no matter which driver I user. I have tried the Mirror Driver in UltraVNC and Also ...
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my laptop/Dock station does not detect the third extra screen

I have a Lenovo T430 and it is attached to a docking station. I was already using it with one monitor(HDMI) and extending it to the laptop screen it self. Now, following are the slots that I can see ...
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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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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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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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How do I determine what hardware is in my laptop?

I've bought an HP Envy 15 laptop, used, from Amazon. It had Windows 8 installed, so I tried installing Windows 7 instead. There were a lot of problems with that installation (the screen flickered, ...
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Why does my screen turn black after installing ATI on Ubuntu 10.04?

I'm having a problem installing the drivers for my video card. I've just finished installing the driver, rebooted the OS, and the monitor starts up in energy saving mode and doesn't boot Ubuntu. What ...
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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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EVGA Geforce GTX 760 ACX Installation issues

I recently purchased a new Geforce gtx 760 from EVGA with ACX cooling, and I'm quite confused with the power supply. The card came with 2 PCI connectors, however one was a 6-pin and the other was an ...
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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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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 ...