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  • Forum Thread: Unable to rotate view in ATI Catalyst Control Center

    Just purchased new Vostro 200 with ATI RadeonHD2400XT Dual DVI graphics card and 2 2408WFP Dell monitors. The ATI Catalyst Control Center doesn't accept my option to rotate screen 90 degrees...it just flips back to the stantart landscape view. Online chat with Dell support including remote access...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 530S graphic card trouble

    I had to manually reinstall my windows xp home edition SP2 because my desktop wouldn't reboot itself. I attempted to reinstall all of my drivers once again but now it says that I do not have a graphics card to begin with, so I cannot update my drivers. Can someone please help me understand what is...
  • Forum Thread: 780 Intel Graphics

    You can find the Windows XP drivers for the G41, G43, G45, Q43, Q45 Express Chipsets at this link. http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Detail_Desc.aspx?lang=eng&DwnldID=21073 Here are the search results for all the links concerning this chipset. http://downloadcenter.intel.com/SearchResult.aspx...
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 4700 intel 82915G/GV/910GL update not available?

    Hi, I hope someone can help me! I've searched the whole site & can't find anything fairly recent about my problem. I have a dimension 4700 & am trying to update the intel 82915G/GV/910GL driver. Intel won't let me install it because I have a Dell & Dell doesn't provide...
  • Forum Thread: What type of video card do I need for dual monitors on my GX620?

    I have an Optiiplex GX620 and would like to add another monitor . The monitor I would like to add is a View Sonic VX922. The view sonics outputs are DVI and D-SUB. The computer specs are: Intel (R) Pentium (R) D, CPU 2.8 GHz Processor Speed 2.73 GH Memory 2 G OS: XP Pro Plug & Play...
  • Forum Thread: Does the dell optiplex gx620 support pcie 2.1 graphics cards

    I just bought a dell optiplex gx620 desktop, i know that these computers are a little older but i am on a budget, i want to be able to play at least some moderate quality games so i am considering buying a new graphics card but most of the cards i have looked at have pci-e 2.1. i have heard that a pci...
  • Forum Thread: WEB PAGES DON'T LOOK RIGHT

    I have an INSPIRON E1705 with NVIDIA GeForce Go 7800 video card using Windows XP. The problem I have is that web pages on this machine have never looked right, whether I am using Firefox or Internet Explorer. Many times the colors are off but the bigger problem is that I often can't see the hot buttons...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dimension E521 vertical line issue

    Okay, I've completely reinstalled the OS including formatting the hard drive. I've used my recovery CD's to reinstall the drivers and I've gone to the Dell website and installed all the updates and new drivers. The vertical lines look worse than ever. This is not a software or OS problem...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Optiplex 780 Mini + Windows 7 + Dual Monitor Issues

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  • Forum Reply: Re: How do I connect my 1525 laptop to my Bravia tv with HDMI cables?

    I have tried this method and it does not work. I only have one selection on my tv for HDMI (it does not break out into HDMI 1). Does this work with Windows XP operating system or do you have to have Vista? Also, my tv is a VIORE flatscreen HDTV. I can select any of the following sources on the tv. I...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Optiplex GX270 Graphics Problem?

    I have a Dell Optiplex GX270 that I just got a brand new hard drive for because the old one went dead, but when I go into the Windows 7 setup or the Windows XP setup the graphics go crazy! There is pink and orange and blue randomly everywhere, and it also says I only have 256MB of ram, when BIOS detects...
  • Forum Thread: Connecting/using external DVD recorder/player to Dimension 2350

    Is it possible to connect an external DVD Recorder/player to the 2350? If so, where should it be connected and would it automatically show up as Drive F if Drive E is a LaCie Hard Disk and Drive D is the internal CD/DVD player? Thanks much for any help
  • Forum Reply: Re: Problem with screen appearance

    Solved. Thanx 2 Dell Tech Support and lots of searching on forum. Artifacting was the problem and fans full of dust. Bought new graphics card (via Dell Upgrade, cos I'm no expert and the pc is getting old). New GeForce 9600GT seems to work fine, after a bit of difficulty fitting such an enormous...
  • Forum Thread: ST2310 & graphic video card

    Hello, today I just got my brand new monitor that I'm excited about. It's huge! That's the way I liked it. Here's my little dilemma, I have Dimension 2400 and after I hooked it up with new monitor I wondered why it didn't able to display 1920X1080. So I made a little research on...
  • Forum Thread: Blast from the past; Dimension 1100 Graphics Card Suggestions?

    I currently own an old Dimension 1100 Desktop and a Inspirion 1525 Laptop. My laptop has been giving me grief lately because I've ran this poor thing nearly to death in the time I've owned it. I'll spare you reading the details in my decision to upgrade the desktop over the laptop. ...
  • Forum Thread: windows update error

    I think an update is stuck in my computer. I cannot get the windows update. "error 0x8DDD0007--This error keeps coming up even after restarting computer again and again. As a matter of fact, there has been a window that has been popping up for over a year that says exactly "Updating your computer...
  • Forum Thread: Adding 2nd video card to Vostro 200 mini tower for 2nd monitor

    Hello, I am trying to add a second monitor to my Vostro 200 mini tower. I know the built in graphics adapter does not support dual-monitor output so I purchased a cheap VGA PCI card (ATI Rage XL) since the setup is just for work-related use. After installing the video card, the whole boot process...
  • Forum Thread: Dell OptiPlex GX260 video card stays black after dell logo from boot up

    i installed my old nvidia gforce 8400 graphics card in this (Dell OptiPlex GX260) and even replaced the power supply with a 400W but still it will boot up but after the dell logo and goes black it stays that way so im at a lost any ideas would be much appreciated :) some specs 2g ram 2 hard...
  • Forum Thread: AGP video card upgrade black screen of death

    Hi I have a gx270 slim I am attempting to upgrade with an ATI Radeon X1600XT-256-AGP I disable the intel driver go to add remove programs and remove the driver. Turn off do a basic video card installation procedure including hooking up the new 400w power supply I got for this card and no matter what...
  • Forum Thread: Video card on my Dimension 9200

    I am trying to find out the video card on my desktop. It came with the system when I bought it in 2006. Do I have to open the box, take out the card and look for some version number? I want to download the driver so that my 1200x900 monitor will display stuff correctly. Thanks much. Girish
  • Forum Thread: How to get dual monitors with Radeon X 300 series video card, and Dell Dimension 8400

    I have 2 monitors connected into the two plugs in the video card. I can get the picture on the screen, but it is the same image, and it is distorted on one monitor because the primary one is larger. I would like to be able to drag windows across, but I can't figure out how! This is the screen...
  • Forum Thread: lost a monitor when switching from XP to Windows 7

    Hardware setup Dimension E520 Video Card 1: ATI Radeon HD 5550 (has 2 monitors connected) Video Card 2: generic standard PCI VGA card When running under Windows XP all 3 monitors worked but when I upgraded to Window 7 Professional, I lost the ability to use both cards, under auto the generic...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading A Graphics Card?

    I bought a Diamond Multimedia Stealth Ati Radeon 256mb For my Dell Dimension 2300 Which is what I was told by Dell to by anyway I'm having trouble installing it.I don't know what to do can anyone Help me? I saw on here somewhere where somebody said what to do and I tried that and when I boot...
  • Forum Thread: Black Screen on E772 monitor after adjusting Windows display settings

    Greetings, I now have a black screen and can not read anything on the monitor, The test screen is fine and monitor has been unplugged etc... This happened while I was adjusting color settings in Windows/Control Panel/Display/Settings/Advanced/monitor So now I can not see the Start menu, can...
  • Forum Thread: Video Problem with the DELL 2208WFP Digital onNVIDIA GeForce 8800GT

    Hi. When I view my screen, the settings are set to 1600x900 which is readable. When I set the settings to 1680 x 1050, the text on the screen becomes un-readable. It is like the text becomes strecched. This is on the Vostro 410 which is less than a week old. The video drivers have been...