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  • 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: XPS One 2710 Video flicker between screen resolutions

    I have a recently purchased XPS One 2710, Win7. When they system reboots, or comes out of sleep mode, the computer can't figure out the screen resolution and goes back and forth between the 'best/recommended' resolution and a lesser resolution. When it finally figures out a resolution, it's...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 420 and GeForce 9600 GT

    Hey I currently have the XPS 420 desktop and the GeForce 9600 GT video card. I play World of Warcraft, and randomly my screen will just go black and the message "Auto Detect: Entering Power Save" appears. When this happens the sound bugs out and just keeps repeating whatever sound was happening...
  • Forum Thread: ATI Radeon HD 4850 and Inspiron 545 woes ...

    When I first purchase this dell, I bought and installed the ATI Radeon HD 4850, along with a Thermaltake TR2 RW-450 Power supply. Everything worked great for several months. I played a few graphically intensive games and was very happy with it. Recently (4 days ago) I began installing all those Window's...
  • Forum Thread: need compatible 256mb video card optiplex GX240

    Can you suggest a compatible 256mb pci video card for a optiplex GX240 running 2.0 processor.?
  • Forum Thread: PCI Express x1 Video card not working

    I am trying to upgrade my Vostro 400 with a new video card, and when I change out the old card and reboot, I just get the 6 beeps that the POST video test failed. I can remove both cards and run off of the onboard or put both old and new cards in their slots, the old is a PCI Express x16 and the computer...
  • Forum Thread: AMD Radeon HD 6870 into Inspiron 580

    I bought a Inspiron 580 and I have changed the Graphic Card to a Radeon HD 6870 and the power supply to NOX NX Series 520W NXS520. I have installed the latest rivers but I'm having some problems with it, sometimes when I'm playing a flash game with hardware acceleration activated, the screen...
  • Forum Thread: Can the Dell Studio XPS 9100 video card be upgraded???

    Hello Everyone! Does anyone know if the Dell Studio XPS 9100 video card can be upgraded ? I am planning on purchasing this desktop (for video editing and digital pictures); however, I do not know what are my options.. Any help would be deeply appreciated! Thanks..Vince
  • Forum Reply: Re: HDMI Dell XPS8500 AMD 7570

    I too just got an XPS8500 with the AMD 7570 card. Hooking it up to my Samsung 23 inch monitor/TV using the HDMI connectors, I also found that the display was not as sharp as I expected. Small black characters on a white background especially showed a lack of sharpness. But when I connect the XPS8500...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Display Driver stopped Responding ..... AMD Radeon HD 7770 Vid Card

    I have the very same setup and I also had a new motherboard and a new video card sent out to me with no avail, but I fixed the issue. I downloaded the latest beta driver from here: AMD Catalyst™ Display Driver for Windows 7/Windows 8 64-bit http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/windows...
  • Forum Thread: NVIDIA GeForce 7900 GS problem.

    I bought my XPS 710 awhile ago and it's been working great (for the most part) up until yesterday. I turned on the computer and it booted normally. After a few minutes the screen started jumbling parts of the screen everywhere. When I closed it down it looked sort of like this and this . (neither...
  • Forum Thread: WIN XP Home - Medial Player 11 will not play dvd

    Hi, I just finised a fresh reinstall of XP Home on my E521, NVIDIA Ge-Force 6150LE, NVIDIA 430/410 Serial Controller ( if those numbers help?) , I updated to the MS Media Player 11 and for some reason it will not play store bought DVD? I get a message about lowering my video resoultion, which I tried...
  • Forum Thread: inspiron 531 pcie card not detected

    Hi guys hope you can help my 531 stopped working on boot one morning, was running but no monitor power on. tried onboard monitor connection and that works, my still fitted 8600gt card still in slot but not showing on device manager, just the onbard vga adapter showing. tried updating video drivers...
  • Forum Thread: No video on Dell Dimension 3000

    Looking at our Dell Dimension 3000, I had lights on the PC and on the power switch of the monitor. I've unplugged the monitor and used another one to see if the monitor had gone bad....no difference. Assuming the video card had died, I researched compatible video cards to use with the 2 open pci...
  • Forum Thread: GX270 boots and loads OS but screen is black

    Hi, I Recently installed a DVI graphics card in order to be able to use 2 monitors at the same time with my Dell GX270. After changing the setting of windows so that the DVI will be the primary monitor, i tried to reboot but both screens are black. The computer boots, loads windows XP and works (I...
  • Forum Thread: XPS 410 Boot/Display problem?

    I have a Dell XPS 410 that has been unoperable for over 2 years. One day the display just went out and wouldn't come back on. I ended up buying a new computer but for lack of nothing better to do I got it out and actually managed to get it to halfway come on after a good cleaning. Here's the...
  • Forum Thread: Zino HD 410 driver superseded

    The ATI Radeon hd 5400 driver for the Dell Zino HD 410 (2011, but already discontinued -- sold out) in Dell support downloads is defective and superseded by another over a year later at AMD, ATI website. As delivered with the Dell website driver, there were periodic temporary video blanks with messages...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Video Cards not working.. 1 long beep and 2 short ones

    I have A similar problem. After updating flash BIOS, the systems starts the reboot and gets stuck in blank screen for about 1 hour. I get a power outage. when power is reinstated, I try booting the computer and all I get is this 1 Long beep and 2 short ones. Following the forum, I have tried many...
  • Forum Thread: 50+ ft VGA cable issues

    Hello, I am trying to setup projectors in 24 classrooms. Half of the computers are new Dell Optiplex 380s with Windows 7 32bit and the other half are older Lenovos with Windows XP. I purchased and installed EVGA 8400 gs video cards on each computer. The Lenovos running Windows XP have no trouble working...
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 4700 upgraded but wont play HD streaming without lag

    Hello, I recently formatted my Dell Dimension 4700 and reinstalled WinXP. The computer is a P4 2.8ghz with 4g ram. I also installed a Nvidia Geforce 210 1gb. With my video card plugged into my 32" TV via HDMI, My wifi adapter is picking up 35MB per sec. My bios is fully upgraded. Though my youtube...
  • Forum Thread: (Solution) 2 ATI Radeon 3870 HD in CrossfireX, Windows Vista 32, XPS 630i

    ive had to do this twice now in the last few weeks. success on both times. i have the original drivers saved for future mishaps. here is what i do for this. i have an xps630i, windows vista 32bit with two(2) HD3870 in crossfireX (not hd3870 X2, this was my problem for a wile. not knowing that X2 was...
  • Forum Thread: best video card to put in a Dell optiplex Gx280 slimline

    hi ive been looking to upgrade the VGA on the optiplex Gx280 slimline model i heard it only has a 160w PSU and i have to get a low profil bracket with this low PSU and it being a slimline could anyone tell me what the best video card i would be able to put in this thing is?