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nVidia GeForce 8500 GT Dual Screen ?

Q: nVidia GeForce 8500 GT Dual Screen ?

Hi,

I recently got a projector from a friend and im trying to setup dual screen.

First of all im a bit confused by the Graphics Card itself. I looked for pictures of the card which my computer recognizes as a nVidia GeForce 8500 GT and none have a HDMI port but mine does. So i opened the case and the card has ATI and Foxconn written on it but nothing with nVidia on it.

I have a HDMI to VGA cable which im trying to use to go to my monitor but when i plug it in while switched on i get nothing on the monitor but the projector still works and if i plug it in then boot I get no output on my monitor and just just a black screen and the mouse pointer on my monitor.

I have no idea what to do. Any suggestions ?

Thanks

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Okay new I figured out how to get it to display now i just cant figure out a setting that will work the way i want it to, does anyone know what setting im looking for?

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A:BFG Nvidia Geforce 8500 gt voltage

Well Dave, many times red means too much voltage instead of too little. I'm not sure of the setting here, but I would suggest proceeding with great caution. If GPUs are like most CPUs in their voltage requirements, then 1.4 volts seems a tad on the high side, but that's just a guess..

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Please watch your language alright? No need for it. I can understand your frustration. First off what driver are you using? I'm also curious as to where you obtained your Win 7 Pro RTM ISO from? Thanks

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Quote: Originally Posted by fragment137


First, I apologize for the double-post. There is a duplicate thread in the "Graphics Cards" forum..

I have Windows 7 32bit installed on an ASUS P5RD1-VM mobo with an nVidia Geforce 8500 GT graphics card.

I have tried numerous times to install the Windows 7 (32bit) Driver from manufacture site, but when it tries to install the drivers, I get an error message saying "No drivers were found that work with your device. Setup will now close."

I don't get this! I'm on that graphics card right now, in Windows 7, and typing this thread...

Also, in Device Manager, there is no "Display Adapter" listed.... I can't seem to find any evidence of a generic display driver either....

I've already solved the problem of my sound not working (SoundMAX Integrated Digital HD Audio) and this is the last thing I need to get Windows 7 working for a REAL test run!

How can I get these drivers installed?!
Any help is appreciated



Hi fragment and welcome

thanks for letting us know about the dup post.

Sometimes a win 7 driver isnt 100% and using a vista driver installed in compatibility mode works. to install in compatibilty mode right click the installer and go to properties>compatibility>check vista
Hope it helps

Kenn J+

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Can you give the rest of your system's specs?

Also, if you have another computer with a PCI-e slot, try the video card in it and see if it works there, or put a different video card into your current computer.
 

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A:Recently installed Nvidia Geforce 8500 GT problems

Well, there's three things I would check:

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#2 - Even though the 8500 is a relatively low-power card, it still requires a 300watt PSU with 18amps on the 12v rail. If your PC is underpowered, it can cause glitches.

#3 - What are the temperatures of the card when operating? You can check these in the Nvidia control panel.
 

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We will get a more definitive overview of your problems if you follow the advice in the links below.

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A:Screen Flicker NVIDIA Geforce Go 6150

Sounds like a bad display, power converter or memory. Either way it's probably a hardware issue. Can you try a different monitor?

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A:GeForce 4 vs. ATI 8500 and everything in between

Originally posted by SuperCheetah
Seems the GeForce series outperforms the ATI's in about all the benchmarks. Click to expand...

So why would I have to be "open-minded" to ATI's cards?






Originally posted by SuperCheetah
No offense svtcobra, but you seem pretty close minded when it comes to video cards. I've always seen you post about how you wouldn't get an ATI and how Nvidia's driver support is so great (which is is good and better than ATI's).

There isn't even a chance you would try out a ATI card if once became available that peaked your interest??? Click to expand...


 

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A:Logon Screen doesn't come up after Nvidia Geforce installation

do you have an onboard video? if so you must change in bois to make it not priority.
 

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Stupid me, decided to update drivers of above graphics card on my late husband's now fairly old PC (with small CRT monitor, as well!).
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As well, I tried reinstalling the original drivers: my darling man had left a disk.
Is it possible that someone could help me without expecting me to understand convoluted techo talk, please? - I'm a tech halfwit, I regret to say...
 

A:Solved: NVidia GeForce FX5200 screen res problem

m-r said:


Stupid me, decided to update drivers of above graphics card on my late husband's now fairly old PC (with small CRT monitor, as well!).
Now, instead of 1024 X 768 I have 640 X 480 (or whatever that res. is), and I've gone through the whole help routine to no avail.
As well, I tried reinstalling the original drivers: my darling man had left a disk.
Is it possible that someone could help me without expecting me to understand convoluted techo talk, please? - I'm a tech halfwit, I regret to say... Click to expand...

It seems to me like you are able to find out what the resolution is in the desktop settings correct?

Are you unable to move the slider to increase the resolution? Sometimes after updating the drivers your screen resolution might be set to a default level.

Also, you cannot simply reinstall older drivers. The system will attempt to use the most recent one. You can however attempt to roll back the driver, or uninstall the new one.

However for the life of me I cant quite remember how to do that without an XP pc sitting in front of me.... perhaps someone else can help you out, if I dont re-familiarize myself with it before then.

I do remember it is in the hardware manager, and some tab in the properties menu.

Hardware manager can be found in the xp control panel (clicking on classic view in the top of the left pane may help if it is not already set that way) then you would select the graphics card, video adapter, or whatever it is referred to as and select properties. Somewhere in one of those tabs gives you the option to roll back the driver, or uninstall the current driver.
 

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So can anyone help me with this?

Thanks,

A:Nvidia GeForce 8600M GT screen blinks/flickers

When you say blinking, is it like the screen just goes black for a couple of seconds, and then it comes back like nothing happened?

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A:Nvidia GeForce 6200 Causing Blue Screen

Did you downloaded and installed latest drivers from nVidia site?

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A:NVIDIA GeForce 8400GS 256mb Blank Screen

I don't think it's your graphics card. More likely, given the age of the machine, the machine is just worn out. Either the power supply or the motherboard is going bad.

If you have access to another power supply, you could hook it up and see if that improves things. Also, take a look at the capacitors on your motherboard and see if any of them are swollen, or have domed tops like this:



That's a sure sign of age and failure.

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ESS soundcard
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A couple of weeks ago I replaced my Geforce 256 by a Geforce 4mx. But as several people advised me I brought it back and bought a Radeon 8500 instead. But after I had built it in I didn`t get a significant performance boost. I got about 30 FPS in JK2 timedemo with both Geforce4mx and Radeon 8500 and about 6000 marks in 3Dmark 99 max also with both cards (vsynch off). In 3Dmark 2001 SE I get about 5100 marks with the Radeon (I donīt know about the Geforce 4mx). What could be the problem or is this all the performance I can expect from a Radeon 8500 and a Celeron 1,2 ?
 

A:Geforce 4mx = Radeon 8500 ?

Indeed it might be the Celeron the culprit in this equation. Do you know the exact type of Radeon 8500 you have bought ? What drivers are you running ? There are OEM versions circulating with lower specs then the Original Radeon 8500.


Radeon 8500 -> 275 mhz Core / 550 mhz DDRam
Radeon 8500 LE -> 250 mhz Core / 500 mhz DDRam
Radeon 8500 LELE ->225 mhz Core / 450 mhz DDRam

I haven't tested a GF4MX but I've installed 2 Radeon 8500 cards & I must say they worked very well ( granted they were running on AthlonXPs ).

Have you tryed any other games ?
 

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Before there wasn't any problem. Are motherboard and graphic card incompatible?

Thanks for the help
 

A:Geforce 8500 GT freeze

Go through the guide here; http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic66390.html

Then post again with pertinent data.

Tx
 

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A:NVIDIA Geforce 9800 GT problems (screen flashing, pixels, etc)

Looks like a dying graphic card... Do you have a spare? If you do, test the spare, see if the problem persists...

zzz2496

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A:Nvidia Geforce 7150m / Nforce 630M screen glitches

Hi Bruno, Were you able to find a solution to this problem? I am having the same issue on a system with the same specs and haven't been able to find any clues about what could be wrong. Thanks!

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A:GeForce 8500 GT display issue

I have a few thought on this but not a fault I have seen before.

First I would remove all cards and mamory and clean the contacts with a soft rubber (up and down the contacts not from end to end) then refit them all, see if there is an improvement.

Try another known good screen.

Try running with just one memory module installed then swap them around to test each one, you might find that one of the modules produces the fault.

If none of the above isolates the problem then it probably is the graphics card.
 

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main reason is because my current video card isn't supported on vista and is only running on 16bits instead of 32 and overall picture display seems to be dark then usual even with the brightness on the monitor turned up all the way but i only have a regular 15.7inch monitor.

i was wondering if putting in the 8500 would improve picture quality..

A:just purchased GeForce 8500 gt card

It might. Only one rael way to find out.

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What is DAoc?

Also Make sure to turn off the onboard video card.

did you go to nvidia site to download drivers?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/geforce-8500-vista-emachine.666092/
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A:Solved: Geforce 8500 GT stopped working! Can I fix it!?

Did you try cleaning its PCI-e slot?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-geforce-8500-gt-stopped-working-can-i-fix-it.1001754/
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May sound stupid but do you have the latest drivers installed. Makes a huge difference sometimes.

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The Blue, Red and Green cables are component video cards, capable of carrying a HD signal. The Red and White of the other cable are for the left and right audio channels, and the Yellow is composite video, good for non HD signals.

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Your link appears to be broken.

If the circles are proportional at 1280 x 1024, they should be proportional also at 1024 x 768, 800 x 600 and 640 x 480.
 

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It most likely is the card, based on age of the card.

Try testing your card using the memtestg80 program from here:
[email protected] - DownloadUtils
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A:nVidia - Display, Other hardware - NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Overson


i got this update through windows update and i already using my lasted nvidia driver 266.58 so what is this .....

nVidia - Display, Other hardware - NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT

Release DATE 3/31/2011 (published)

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Hello Overson, welcome to the forum

Windows update does not necessarily install the newest drivers . If you are having no problems with the driver 266.58 then I would stay with that one

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take a look at these:
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Is this Good? - Overclock.net - Overclocking.net
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http://pic.xfastest.com/wingphoenix/...0/GT430-13.jpg

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Why bother? If you want to upgrade from an 8600GT - you need to buy a card that has a noticable difference.

For example... the 9500/9400GTs are also pretty much re-badged 8600s. Think of the 220 as a smaller and cheaper to make version of the 8600GT with blu-ray decoding abilities. Its more like a bit better version of the 8600GTs.... that costs $65~95.

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These cards are about $ 120~200.

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To answer your question, quite simply you don't. There is not now and never will be a Windows 7 driver for that card, as Nvidia dropped support for it a long time ago. The best you can do is the last XP driver,

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JTN
 

A:nVidia GeForce GT 240 vs. GT 220

The GT 240 is a better card then the GT 220, hence the higher model number. Neither is a great gaming card though, but the GT 240 is good enough for most games. See a benchmark here with both cards and lasts years mid range card and the previous years near top card, the 8800GT: http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/geforce-gt-240,2475.html

Here are the requirements for Supreme Commander 2: http://www.game-debate.com/news/?ne...2&title=Supreme Commander 2 Full System Specs

Note the CPU recommended, dual core. Your Pentium 4 is going to be the weak link.

P.S. "Can you Run it" isn't perfect.
 

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