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How can I change Graphics in Asus from Intel to nVidia?

Recently I had to change my OS and I reinstalled Windows 8, now I have a graphic issue! My laptop has 2 graphic cards: Intel 3000 HD (Onboard) GeForce nVidia 610M but now after changing ...
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Both nVidia GPU and Intel Graphics running on Gigabyte g1sniper-b5 motherboard

Does this motherboard supports "crossfiring" the two graphics adapters? I just wanna use both hdmi ports, one provided by the Intel CPU (Intel Graphics) and the nVidia one. Is this possible? Sorry ...
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Win 7 - 64bit | Intel i5 | GeForce 510 - graphics drivers

I have a little problem when trying to install graphics drivers for my nVidia GeForce 510. I have tried downloading the drivers from the nVidia website, they installed without any errors, but in the ...
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Will a gtx 760 4GB work in a alienware X51 with the 330 watt psu? [closed]

I have a alienware X51 with the specs of: PSU: 330W CPU: I5 3450 3.1GHZ RAM: 8GB 1600MHZ GPU: GT 640 1GB GDDR5 HDD: 1TB 7200 RPM I just want a plain and simple answer and to know if it won't ...
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Dell Dimension 9200 Bottleneck

I just recently gotten a used Dell Dimension 9200. I am using it for gaming. The problem I am having is when playing games like GTA IV,etc they tend to lag/slow down in performance. I am wondering if ...
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Does Intel OpenCL implementation use both CPU and GPU?

recently I wrote several versions of the same program (generating Julia Sets - fractals pictures at size 17200x17200 pixels) to check the performance of a few different solutions. I wrote versions: ...
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How do I know which of my laptop GPUs are running games?

My laptop has 2 GPUs, one of them is the default Intel HD Graphics 3000, and the other the Nvidia Geforce GT 630M. Obviously I want to use the 630M to play my games. How can I assure this is ...
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The behavior of a PC setup with OpenGL, Directx, Intel Graphics Media Accelerator and Nvidia Optimus

How many of the instructions are processed by the external gpu when you have a pc which has 1.Intel GMA 2.Nvidia Optimus (selected) Does intel cpu try to send some instructions to intel gma and try ...
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How can I disable the NVIDIA Optimus chip?

To this question, it may sound like there are a lot of confliction with this question already, well... let me explain first: Ubuntu 11.04 - disable NVIDIA graphics card -- To this, I am using Arch ...
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BSOD when using an HDMI cable

I have a Dell XPS 15 (L502x) running Windows 7 x64 Home Premium, and have a BSOD issue when connecting an external screen. I tried connecting two screens - one with HDMI > DVI and HDMI > HDMI, and ...
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Glitchy Computer Screen and then Audio

I'm not sure if this is the right website to talk about this, but here it goes. When playing video games or high quality video for a long period of time, my computer starts to freeze and unfreeze ...
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Switching from Onboard intel to Nvidia Dedicated GPU

How can I switch from Intel onboard grpahics to Nvidia Dedicated GPU? When I go to windows screen resolution I see intel. I cant change it. I go to Device Manager, I see both Adapters are there and ...
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Running Linux with Intel and Nvidia Cards - Way to select at boot time?

I have a Dell XPS L702X laptop which has an Intel and Nvidia card built into it. In Windows the laptop will switch between the two depending on power usage, so I can run the Intel card when I want ...
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dg33bu + nVidia 210 weird issue

I have an old system with intel DG33BU. It has variety of issues now. Its IDE port do not work anymore Realtek audio rear port got short circuited. Front audio panel do not work Now it has started ...
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Disabling GPU and using onboard graphics on Ubuntu 11.10

I have got an Asus N53 laptop with Core i7 2630QM CPU and nVidia GT 550M GPU. On Windows, i watch movies and play games. Which i need GPU. But on Ubuntu, i just develop web sites only use Netbeans and ...
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More than 2 monitors in a PC with external graphics card

Windows XP: I have an on-board graphics card that has 2 outputs (VGA and HDMI) (Intel motherboard). In addition I have an external graphics card with VGA and DVI (nVidia). Can I use 3 or 4 of them at ...
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MacBook Pro: doesn't use Intel GPU

I've a MacBook Pro 17" (Mid 2010) running Mac OS X 10.6.5. I'm wondering why it doesn't switch back to the integrated GPU when running on battery and no external display is attached. The check box to ...
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Intel X4500 vs NVidia 7600 GS

I've just bought a new motherboard with integrated Intel X4500 graphics (G41 chipset). My old graphics card was an NVidia 7600 GS. I was planning to use the X4500 and not reinstall the NVidia card, ...
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Computer Freezes navigating BIOS

Computer started acting up, and this is where I am. I have only the CPU, RAM and video card plugged in, the main power line to the mobo, the CPU power line, and the PCI-E to the video card. Specs: ...
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Boot sequence unlike reboot

When I turn on the computer it acts very differently than when I reboot it. [WinXP Pro, Intel Core2 6600, 2.4GHZ, 2GB RAM, NVIDA GeForce] Boot: Monitor must be plugged into the motherboard or no ...