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

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Is it safe to connect two VGA output ports together?

I have two desktop machines that I intend to control using Intel vPro with its out-of-band management. It appears that graphics are not rendered unless a display is connected, so I will not be able to ...
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What motherboard should I buy? [on hold]

I am planning to buy a game pc, and since it's cheaper to buy all of the parts yourselve, that's what I'm going to do. I think that all I need is: - A motherboard - A processor (Intel ...
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How to use the integrated GPU on the CPU for Nvidia Optimus even though there is no official Windows 10 support by Intel?

My Laptop has two GPUs, an on-board HD3000 and an NVIDIA card. On Windows 7 they behaved all right. On the desktop the on-board HD3000 was usually used, but as soon as I launched a game the NVIDIA ...
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Fully disabling dedicated graphic card

I am planning to buy a ASUS K555LN laptop with i3-5010 and Nvidia geforce 840m GC. I want to know if there will be option to fully disable Nvidia Graphic Card and switch to Intel integrated and also ...
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Will Disabling GPU also stop heat generation from GPU

My laptop is lenovo z560 with nvidia 310m graphics card, everything is fine: there is no dust + new thermal grease but the laptop is old. I think only gpu is producing heat when any graphics on laptop ...
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Nvidia GeForce 9300GT or 9400GS chipset on graphic card

Dell Vostro 1520 laptop comes with motherboard P/N 00D46F (U653J) equipped with discrete Nvidia GeForce 9300GT or 9400GS Graphic card. Is it possible replace faulty motherboard that have GeForce ...
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Reset/purge OC profile without opening AMD crimson / radeon settings

Today I was reckless and applied some overclock settings on my radeon card that were way too high, and now when windows loads up the whole screen fills with visual artifacts and shortly reboots. ...
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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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Windows 7 not picking up 8th GPU

Adding on to a previous question I asked. How many GPUs Does Windows 7 Support? I have managed to stick 8 Nvidia GTX 980Tis into a Tyan Supermicro Box. It's running Windows 7 Professional 64bit It ...
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cpu temperature influenced by integrated graphic card?

I have an intel skylake i5 6600 no oc..still no dedicated graphic card..here it's summer,ambient temperature can get up to 30° and during games sessions my cpu temp can get to 80-85° with stock cooler....
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Medion PC turning on but not booting up

A colleague of my mother has a problem with her pc and asked me to look at it. Now i've tried quite a few things but can't get it to boot up.. It is a medion pc and as soon as I push the power button ...
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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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Black squares on Laptop screen when changing applications?

Recently, I've noticed that switching between certain applications on my laptop causes some random black squares (2"x2" in size) to appear on the screen. I can click on them and they disappear, or I ...
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how can I dedicate more display graphics in Mac OSX Mountain Lion (Vmware)?

I am running Mac OSX Mountain Lion in VMware Workstation 9 and I want to increase the display graphics from 128 mb to maybe about 512mb is there a way to do this? This is my current laptop setup. ...
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GTX 1080 causes PC to freeze on motherboard splash

I recently upgraded from GTX 690 to GTX 1080. My motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-X79S-UP5. Bios id and version are 8A10AG01 F1. System boots fine with GTX 690, but with GTX 1080, the bios splash screen ...
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How to set my resolution to 7680x4320 (8x)?

My current resolution in my updated (up to date) Nvidia GeForce 620 GT is 3840x2160 (4x), but I want to set my resolution to 7680x4320 (8x), but 3840x2160 is the highest and maximum I can do in my ...
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Driver for AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200

I have Gateway NV53 nootebook and I just reinstalled my windows 7 . Before the reinstal I had display adapter - AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200 like this - After I reinstalled the ...
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Booting computer without graphics card

As a little hobby project I want to build a pfSense router with some scrap I found and some parts I bought on eBay. The motherboard is a MS-7728 Ver 2.0. The problem is that the motherboard only have ...
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PC destroyed GPU?

I've been tearing my hair out for the last couple of hours trying to repair my buddy's PC. Quick summary of what happened: A few day ago my buddy told me his PC crashed, and when turning it back on ...
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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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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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Four monitor setup only with integrated GPU and one discrete graphic card?

I'm thinking about a new PC, paperless office, four monitors would be my choice (I've already got three). For some reasons I'll buy an Intel CPU, which come all (ok, except for server cpus) with an ...
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How to identify what slot type a particular PC card is?

Is there a good place to go to identify what kind of slot my spare video card uses? A site that shows pictures of the various slot types so I can identify this one?
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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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Issue updating GeForce 310M on Asus K52jc

This is the first time I am having an issue installing an update to the NVIDIA 310M driver on my Asus K52JC laptop. It threw an error that it failed to install the driver. I have ran the suggested ...
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cannot set 2560x1600 resolution for Samsung S32D850T monitor from Dell Inspiron N5110 laptop

I just bought a new Samsung S32D850T monitor hoping to get 2560x1600 resolution from my Dell Inspiron laptop. The laptop has HDMI and VGD ports. Is there any way to get that resolution (a new HDMI ...
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How to enable WebGL on Chrome on XP?

My GPU is a NVIDIA GeForce 8400 GS. According to NVIDIA, OpenGL® 2.1 Optimizations and Support: Ensures top-notch compatibility and performance for OpenGL applications. If I understand it ...
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Tried to fix old graphics card, Motherboard and card started smoking. Possible further damage [on hold]

So, last week I lost my r9 280x. After finding no physical damage, I tried to reball it and Oven it, Neither worked. Today I remembered an old no name brand gtx 650ti I had in my basement. the main ...
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My GPU stops suddenly and get black screen

I have a Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 graphics card and a dual monitor setup. Sometimes my screens go black and get a warning like: Nvidia Kernel stops responding. I tried a lot of things; ...
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How to install AMD Radeon HD7450M Graphics Driver correctly on windows 8.1?

I have recently installed windows 8.1. And i have installed all drivers successfully except AMD Radeon HD7450M Graphics Driver. I have downloaded the latest driver using catalyst auto-detect. At the ...
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How get video from video card and sound from sound card into HDMI cable?

I have a video card and a sound card. My Monitor has a audio jack which just forwards the audio signal from the HDMI cable. But the cable is connected to my video card and for sound, only the onboard ...
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Pc will not boot - power over HDMI?

So i encountered the strangest issue with my PC today. I was using it last night, i shut it down as normal, then this morning, nothing, checked power leads, tried to remove power hold in power for 30 ...
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Replacing old, discontinued drivers

I have a laptop mounting an ATI HD 3000 series graphic cards, and the ATI Radeon website says that those drivers have been discontinued in 2013. The most recent upgrade of a game I'm running warns me ...
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HDMI cable specifically doesn't work with my computer, works with everything else, all ports of video card work

I have a 50' HDMI cable that does not work with my PC. My graphics card is a Geforce GTX 970, and I'm on windows 10. When using the HDMI between and port on my graphics card and any monitor (Tested ...
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How can I change the amount of video memory with a Mobile Intel 4 Series Express Chipset?

I have the chipset in the title. The Intel control panel says the following: Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator Driver for Mobile Report Report Date: 8/11/2010 Report Time[hr:mm:ss]: ...
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3 monitors XFX Radeon R9 270X

Problem: Hi there. I am trying to connect a third monitor to my computer, but as soon as I plug the third screen in, my other monitor gets disconnected. In the windows Display Settings, it detects ...
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NVIDIA Driver Install Fails

The NVIDIA graphics driver on this PC is several versions out of date, so I went to upgrade it due to an unrelated issue. I went to the NVIDIA website, downloaded the 64-bit Windows 10 driver for the ...
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How do I permanently enable the external video card in Windows?

I have a Lenovo G50-80 laptop with an on-board Intel HG Graphics 5500 and an external 2048MB ATI AMD Radeon R5 M330, running Windows 10 Pro. Windows chooses its self when to use one GPU or another. ...
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Better driver for Intel graphics card, Ubuntu 64bit

I just installed 16.04 LTS [64bit] version of Linux Ubuntu, but it says that my Graphics are: Intel Sandybridge Mobile, and the problem with that is that I cant open more than 2 windows of youtube ...
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Can't run 3440x1440 monitor and 1920x1080 monitor at the same time

Relevant hardware: Acer Predator XR341CK 75Hz 34.0" Monitor Samsung 49UB8500 TV MSI GeForce GTX 780 3GB TWIN FROZR Video Card Asus Maximus VI Extreme ATX LGA1150 Motherboard Corsair 1200W 80+ ...
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blurry display/ white background behind text - brand new pc? NVIDIA

I just bought a brand new Desktop PC. Everything works fine, but there are some display problems... I'm connecting to my Samsung LED TV that is 1080p. My old computer was plugged in through DVI and ...
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Disable Intel HD Graphics(Baytrail) Overscan

I have a Windows 8.1 Tablet with an Intel Atom Z3735F SoC. This has an integrated Intel HD GPU. The tablet has an micro HDMI port at which i want to attach a tv. But on the tv i only get a signal with ...
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DisplayPort to DVI not working on Quadro FX 580

I have a PNY NVIDIA Quadro FX 580 graphics card with 1x DVI and 2x DisplayPorts. The DVI port works fine with both my Viewsonic monitors but I cannot get either of the DPs to work using the supplied ...
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Black screen when playing video fullscreen in Windows 10

My Laptop has dual graphic card:Intel HD Graphics 530 and GTX 970m and I usually connect an external monitor to it, setting external monitor (noted as Monitor 1) as main monitor. Both monitors are on. ...
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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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Computer with high specs lags for some reason. Don't know why

My computer has pretty decent specs. Windows 10.1 i5 3.7ghz processor 16GB Ram 4GB Nvidia GTX 980 Graphics Card CCleaner is run regularly. Over the last few weeks the computer has begun lagging and ...
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Windows 8 Lock screen won't unlock

Issue: I have this issue where after locking my PC (Win+L) I'm often unable to unlock it. When I come back to my pc, the screen is black. Activating the mouse or keyboard does not bring back the login ...
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What hardware would be suitable for a relatively 'future-proof' consumer VR desktop gaming system?

I'm considering building a new PC. I'm not going to jump into this generation of consumer VR hardware, but the next set might have me. Can I build something now, or in the next few months if it's ...
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Black screen after “starting windows”

I am using Win7 Enterprise in a laptop. It has two display adapters, one being nvidia geforce GS 9300m and Mobile Intel(R) 4 series Express Chipset Family. When I normally boot up, all I could see ...
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Graphics card detected by windows, but mini-HDMI port is not working on boot

Graphics card (MSI 550 ti) has 3 outputs, 2 DVI and 1 mini-HDMI. It used to be connected to an HDMI display using the included mini-HDMI to HDMI adapter, and a standard HDMI cable. The cable itself ...