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Which VGA to use for accelerated playback?

I've got 2 VGAs in my laptop. (The question would be too localised, but people often have an Intel integrated card and a similar discrete card. So my guess would be that the question will help others ...
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Hardware acceleration on Ubuntu

I have a Thinkpad x120e with AMD Radeon HD 6300 graphics. Under Windows 7, the machine can play full screen 1080p videos on YouTube well with some occasional hiccups, and 720p videos with no problem ...
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Does Intel HD Graphics 3000 support hardware acceleration for Flash?

If I were to skip a discrete video card and just get an Intel Core i5 2500k CPU, would the integrated GPU support hardware acceleration for Flash? If so, is that just on Windows? What about Mac? Linux?...
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What hardware would be best for accelerating conversion of video files?

What kind of hardware could I get (CPU type, Video Card, MotherBoard, etc...) to aid in the conversion of video files (not the playback of video files)? I generally use AVS products (avsforyou.com).
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How can I know if my media player is using hardware acceleration?

I'm using The KMPlayer for my media playback needs, especially because it has faster startup time even with larger media files. But I'm not sure whether it is utilizing hardware acceleration or not (...
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Why is firefox 4 not HW accelerated?

At first i thought it was my computer but then i tried chrome. Why isnt firefox not hardware accelerated? The first screenshot shows chrome at 23% usage. The 2nd shows 59%. I have 2 cpus which is why ...
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Does Microsoft MultiPoint Server 2011 support hardware 3D acceleration and dual-head?

I know the original purpose is different, but could MultiPoint be used for gaming as well? update this seems to be rather neglected, but what about audio? Does MultiPoint Server support more then ...
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graphic cards for PCMCIA slots

I have a "lenovo 3000 c200" notebook. I want to use a graphic card accelerator. I wonder if exists a PC Card (PCMCIA) graphic accelerator like NVidia GeForce or ATI Radeon. Thanks
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Transcoding with UVD?

Is there a way to use UVD for transcoding? E.g. for decoding video for recompression. I'm not looking for accelerating the actual encoding process, just the decoding. If it's not possible, than is it ...
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Does Google Sketchup 7 use hardware acceleration?

Here is my core PC specification: Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4 GHz Processor 3 GB 533 MHz RAM ASUS P5B-VM Motherboard Recently I've upgraded my graphics card from a GeForce 6200 TC to a GeForce GTS ...