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Would a Nvidia Geforce GT 730 video card be compatible with my computer? [closed]

Im trying to get a video card to run highly demanding video games such as DayZ standalone. I dont know a lot about these types of things but my computer has a 150W power supply. im not sure what is ...
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No video from video card or onboard video in new pc build

I'm working on building a custom PC, and I've run into a problem. I have an ASRock B75 Pro 3 motherboard and a Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 video card. After I installed everything (correctly, as far as I ...
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Nvidia hardware / display driver issue (TI 660) - looks like HW problems but is fixed with driver update

I'm baffled and need to know if I'm missing something. My system (ASUS mobo, GTX 660 Ti, Win7 64) has been crashing every so often the past week. Symptom is my display goes black and upon reboot, I ...
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No signal after adding a secondary video card

ThinkStation D10, video OK with FX Quadro 4600. After adding a second FX Quadro 4600 (from other ThinkStation D10), I have no signal (no display). I used to do this on two different ThinkStation S10 ...
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How do I draw video output from my secondary graphics card without setting it as the primary one?

I have a single monitor display, and two graphic cards on a Dell PC. I want to set one as the primary card, but I want to use it for GPU programming, and the second one to draw the video display ...
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Nvidia GT 440 exceeds max temperature

I have an NVIDIA Geforce GT 440 installed on my system. A problem suddenly exists a few weeks ago whenever I play games such as C.O.D blackops , A. Creed 3 or even NBA 2k13 suddenly shutsdown my ...
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What hardware do I need for 3 monitors on Windows 7 [closed]

I currently have... Motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131646 Video card: GeForce GTX 460 - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814261075 I ...
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video plays only in mplayer but not in other players

mplayer plays video with audio but vlc, totem players plays only audio. Tried reinstalling nvidia drivers, restricted-extras package, etc. I cant figure out how to troubleshoot
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Corrupt display - possibly related to DirectX

I've a Nvidia GT 240 plugged into a Asus M2N68-AMSE2 on XP Pro SP2 driving a 22" LCD display at 1080/32bpp/60Hz. Till Sunday, everything was working fine with no hint of a problem. On Monday morning, ...
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NVidia GeForce 9800GTX+ cooler spins at 100% speed all time

My Leadtek PX9800+ stopped to control cooler rotation speed this night and I don't see why. I played Skyrim and then left the PC playing radio for the night. Cooler worked OK at that moment. When I ...
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186 views

Difference in the final letter 'N' of a Nvidia graphic card

I'm wondering whether there is difference between a Nvidia GTX560N and a GTX560 graphic card. What does the N suffix stand for?
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Using two different video cards in the same pc?

I know that I can use two cards together if they are the same model, and I can put them in sli mode. But can I use two cards that are not the same model (Not in sli), I have a geforce 7300gt and a ...
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1answer
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Display problem with my Graphics Card

Since I made some updates to my graphics card (I don't remember which update{s}), I have some display problems. I cannot play any games, because after a few minutes I get this weird display: . Here ...
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Windows 7 draws random triangles and crashes with GTX 460

I haven't used Windows for a really long time, but a few months ago I upgraded my Linux box with an NVIDIA GTX 460 graphics card and installed Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit), just to be able to play ...
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HDMI 1080p Quality Issues

I'm having issues with a new 1080p monitor I purchased. The issue seems to occur when text is close together... the small space between the letters is a white colour when it should be something ...
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Nvidia driver on Windows 7 causing black screen

I have just installed Windows 7 on a desktop machine and for the first time ever have had a really tough time doing so, its normally a nice smooth install. This time I found that the monitor would ...
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Only two monitor ports are detected on nVidia Quadro NVS 450

I have an nVidia Quadro NVS 450 installed in a Dell Optiron 380. Only DisplayPort #1 and DisplayPort #4 are detected by windows. The machine has a BIOS setting to automatically choose the primary ...
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590 views

Is the Nvidia GT 120 a step up from the 8800 GT? [closed]

The video card on my Mac Pro (early 2008) died. I had a NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT 512MB in my machine. Apple has the Nvidia GT 120 for sale on there site. The comments on the previous link seem to ...
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Nvidia video settings on Ubuntu get reset back to 1024x768 when logging back in

In making changes to video settings in Ubuntu I tried the following in Gnome: gksudo nvidia-settings Resolution is set to 1920x1080 and applied, voila screen looks fine. /etc/X11/xorg.conf is ...
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What could cause my computer's display to go darker suddenly?

My monitors lost their brightness without warning or reason. I left my computer alone for a couple hours, and when I came back my monitors were so dark I could barely see anything. It looks as if ...
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3answers
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How to get conclusive evidence about if a MacBook Pro video or logic board is malfunctioning?

I have an early 2008 MacBook Pro, but I'm starting to watch unfortunate symptoms like some random and unexplained flickering. Reading this link I'm almost sure that I need to go to an Apple ...
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1answer
201 views

Can't make changes to video settings in Ubuntu?

I am trying to set up dual monitors for my Ubuntu (9.04) laptop. I have the nvidia driver installed so it uses the nvidia configuration application. I make the change that I need to set and it says ...
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nVidia GT220 vs GT210

I went to BestBuy and bought myself a new nVidia GT220, the only problem I have with this card is that it's very noisy when it works (when I play for instance or before Windows loaded), so I looked ...
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Any way to force on/off the fan on an nVidia Quadro FX 3500?

I have an nVidia Quadro FX 3500. It's got a fan - not too loud, but the thing is constantly turning on and off. Two seconds on, one off, then one on, then three off, etc. The intermittent pattern is ...
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Dell Latitude D830 and Windows 7 Video Drivers

I just loaded Windows 7 x64 to a Dell Latitude D830 and it's working great, but the Windows Experience score is 3.3 on the Aero video performance. The next lowest score is 4.9, so the video ...
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Red glitches in video after installing a GeForce

I have an Intel DG45ID as my motherboard, with a Core2Duo e4700. I was using the onboard video (X4500HD) until I could buy a decent video card. So, last week I installed a Geforce 9800GT. But after ...
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Slow, choppy video playback with nVidia 8600GT

I have an nVidia 8600GT card (made by EVGA) on a machine with Windows Vista (AMD Athlon X2 processors) and four gigs of ram. It runs pretty good, but I have had some slow/choppy/stuterring video ...