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I just installed a new graphics card, must I disable the old integrated graphics?

Q: I just installed a new graphics card, must I disable the old integrated graphics?

I just plugged my monitor into the new card (HD4770) and it works, did not disable or uninstall the integrated graphics. the integrated is a NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE chipset. The performance index went higher on paper but other than having better resolution I don't see a huge improvment. I still have video lag trying to watch streaming hd movies and my new camera (Panasonic Lumix ZS7) wont play video in HD over my computer. Must I disable and even uninstall the old integrated graphics too or am I missing something else?

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A: I just installed a new graphics card, must I disable the old integrated graphics?

Have a look in your bios to see if it has an option to boot from pci-e or intergrated.
What is the motherboard you are using?

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A:no option in BIOS to Disable integrated graphics card.

Hi,

Have you looked in Device Manager under Display Adapters?

Navigate to: Start>Computer>System Properties>Device Manager

Expand display adapter and right click the correct GPU and disable.

Hope this helps

cheers

Dave

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A:No way to disable integrated graphics on Vostro 270S when using PCIe addon card

Just a bit more information.  The add-on card is a NVidia NVS280 or NVS285 LP with pigtails to dual VGA.  With monitors hooked up to that card it has worked perfectly fine so far.  I haven't tried one monitor on the integrated card and the other on the card to verify both are still working, but the Intel integrated graphics still shows up in device manager and is using system memory.

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How I ENABLE back my integrated Graphics?
 

A:integrated Graphics Disable.

DO you install new VGA (VIDEO) CARD? If yes then you should follow the steps written in the notes. In order to get your old IGD Graphics back, you must then go to BIOS and change settings, or either do a system restore.

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A:Disable the Integrated Graphics (After they have already died)

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A:how to disable Intel HD Graphics to install PCI-E graphics card

It's likely to be an improvement, but check it and see.
Onboard graphics are disabled in the BIOS (Try looking under "Integrated Peripherals" or something similar.
You probably don't need to do this, but it's nice to know how.
 

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.
 

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A:Integrated Graphics Card

Yep,

If you've got an AGP Port.. you could simply buy a better AGP card and stick it in, you would have to disable your on-board VGA though... but that will still free up your lost RAM.

Regards,
 

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A:Graphics card - can I updated from an integrated one?

yes u can do this, just disable the integrated one from bios....some do it automatically tho...the ATI all in wonder are great cards forthat kind of stuff too

apache9357
 

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A:3 monitors with pci card and integrated graphics?

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If you post the exact model number of your laptop that will help! At the very least find out what the integrated card is.
 

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A:PC has BSOD when using Integrated Graphics Card

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Using HW Info
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A:Integrated graphics or PCI video card?

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A:Integrated Graphics Card Not Recognized

Via/S3G UniChrome IGP Driver Update*

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A:Replace an integrated graphics card

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A:How to shutdown integrated graphics card?

Usually they are automatically disabled when you install a plug-in card. If the integrated cad is not disabled then you have to go into the bios and find the screen that has the video card listed and make sure it is set to disabled.
 

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A:Disabling Integrated Graphics card?

You can switch between the graphics cards - using low performance Intel graphics for browsing/less graphics intensive application and using high performance nVidia graphics for graphics intensive applications like games.
You can have a look at the folllowing link to switch between Intel graphics and discrete graphics (nVidia, in your case):
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A:Laptop integrated graphics card malfunctioned

If it's working Ok off an external monitor then you graphics chip is OK.
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A:Integrated graphics or silent card suggestions?

Trouble is you won't get a powerful GPU behind a passive heatsink.

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First of all let me give my specs:

Dell Dimension DIME521 with Windows Vista
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Chipset: Integrated nVidia GeForce 6100/6150
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PSU: ??? will update.
BIOS: brand--Dell inc version--1.1.10 date--06/11/2007
blah blah blah...let me know if you need more info

My question:

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A:Disabling an integrated graphics card in BIOS

Under BIOS Setup Utility > Advanced tab > Chipset > Southbridge configuration > Primary Graphics Adapter. Choose the option [PCIE -> PCI -> IGP].

This doesn't actually disable the IGP (onboard graphics) but it gives priority to the PCI-E graphics card which lets you use it.
 

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A:Integrated graphics card in PCI-Express slot

If the 7600 is in the PCI e slot, by definition it is not integrated. You should be able to pull it out and swap in a newer card without any issues, so long as your power supply can handle it. Be sure to remove your old graphics drivers before performing the upgrade.
 

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A:Installing Video Card Over Integrated Graphics Card

Depending on your computer as soon as you install the video card it may disable the onboard video. If you install the new card and it doesn't work then you will have to acess the BIOS and disable it from there.
 

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A:Integrated graphics card dead, it was primary by default

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the SIS Mirage2 Graphics Card is a lackluster card that will not run your game (well).



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Can you boot up into safe mode with VGA drivers?
 

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A:disabling Intel integrated graphics card 82845 G

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A:is this video card good for EQ?Integrated SIS Mirage 2 Graphics with 128MB

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A:installed new graphics card???

Some system specs would be great and some info about the video card would also help.

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http://www.majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=99
 

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A:installed new graphics card sound has gone!!! plz help :S

Hi Gaz,

Installing a graphics card shouldn't have any effect on your audio. You say that you have no sound through your speakers yet you have when you plug in your headphones. Are you using the rear panel socket for your speakers and the front panel socket for your headphones? Carefully check the wiring to the front panel audio header on your motherboard - it is possible that you have dislodged some of the wires whilst you were installing your graphics card. However, before you do that check the obvious - you are plugging your speakers into the CORRECT socket, aren't you?

http://www.vistax64.com/sound-audio/188186-installed-new-graphics-card-sound-has-gone-plz-help-s.html
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jut installed an AGP graphics card
(took out 2 year old pci graphics card,uninstalled those device drivers,etc,installed AGP card, installed AGP CD drivers)

AGP is up and running,but monitor is somewhat hazey.

any thoughts?
 

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Hello

I recently built my first computer and just installed a Gigabyte GTX 550 Ti card. I have a Gigabyte z68x-ud3h-b3 mobo running of course windows 7 64

Since this is my first build and my first graphics card I was wonder if I need to do anything in the way of adjusting my mobo to use the graphic card and not the one stalled on the mobo, or is there any other adjustment I have to make.

Thanks in advance for your help

A:Installed new graphics card have question

As far as I'm aware, you don't need to make any sort of adjustment.

Video cards: frequently asked questions

Although intregated graphics are becoming more powerful, they struggle to run the high-end games that a dedicated graphics card can.

You could, if you wish, disable your integrated graphics in the BIOS.

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/197623-installed-new-graphics-card-have-question.html
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A:Installed new graphics card now no network

Hello aaronkr,

Are you connected through a router? Have you tried resetting eberything?

Just a guess but do you have the Nvidia Network Access Manager installed? It is part of

the nForce Drivers. if so remove it from installed programs.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/installed-new-graphics-card-now-no-network-361567.html
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A:OEM installed ATI Graphics Card Version

Hi missaaliyah

YES, this will over write the old drivers.

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/25546-oem-installed-ati-graphics-card-version.html
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A:i installed my graphics card driver

Install the Full Catalyst Suite for Win 7, either 32 or 64 bit to match your version of Windows.

Drivers & Support | GAME.AMD.COM

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A:Graphics card driver installed, but cant use it??

Try downloading forceware 96.85

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Hi all, This is my first post so please be gentle.

I have a Compaq Presario 5420US with an AMD Athlon™ XP Processor Model 1700 (1.47 GHz).

I recently installed a graphics card that was given to me to try and speed up video performance. The card is an e-GeForce 6200.

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Hi, Everyone

When I start my computer without standoffs could this fry my Graphics card. I have put three brand new Graphic Cards in my computer and all have the same artifacts.

Thanks,
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A:Installed a new graphics card + now no image on the screen

This sounds like something more than a blown video card... its entirely possible that the pci e slot may have been damaged as well... do they have an onboard vga adapter that they can use to test???

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/110516-installed-new-graphics-card-now-no-image-screen.html
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I tried everything,
-Disabling internal graphics
-Taking out my sound card
-Use different power cable
-Updated bios to latest version...

Graphics card: http://www.asus.com/Graphics_Cards/AGP_A_series/AH3450DI512MD2LP/#overview

Motherboard: 775VM800 - http://www.asrock.com/mb/overview.asp?model=775vm800
Ram: 2GB
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Thanks,
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A:Installed new graphics card, now computer won't boot?

Make sure the bios is set for AGP as the first or primary video source
 

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A:My graphics card is not working after i re installed vista

So, I am assuming you bought your machine with Vista preinstalled? If so, did you get any other CDs with the machine? Now I haven't had a chance to work on a Dell with Vista preinstalled but in the past, Dells would come with the XP CD and a driver installation CD. Check your box and see if you have one. If you don't (shame on Dell) you will have to open your computer case, look at the video card and see what model it is and go to the ATI support site (http://ati.amd.com/support/driver.HTML) to download the drivers.
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A:Installed new graphics card, boot failure

I had similar problems with graphics card. It was solved magically by itself after keeping the PC unplugged for several hours.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/installed-new-graphics-card-boot-failure.121158/
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A:Monitor not working while graphics card installed

dont quote me on this, but perhaps the PSU cant supply enough power for both cards?
 

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newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161184

It arrived last night, tried to install it this morning. Heres the problem:

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A:Installed new graphics card, garbled display

Have u turned the integrated graphics in the BIoS? also the Dell Dimension E310 have lots of problems with video
 

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A:New Graphics card installed - blank screen only

have you used other cards in that slot before and if so did they work fine.
 

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A:New graphics card installed, but monitor says out of range?

I have changed your thread title to reflect your problem. Please use proper thread titles from now on. Thanks.

You should click on the edit button in your post and give as many details as you can as to what your problem is. This should include your system specs etc.

That way, members will have a better idea of what`s causing your problem.

Regards Howard
 

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A:Monitor not displaying anything with graphics card installed

Did you disable onboard video? sometimes if you use the mobo's video output it gets confuzzled when you switch to a dedicated GPU. also are you plugging everything in correctly? have you updated drivers?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/monitor-not-displaying-anything-with-graphics-card-installed.183979/
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A:Solved: installed new graphics card and black out.

Thread closed
 

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A:Speakers buzz since I installed a new Graphics Card

I don't know what your rules are about bumping a thread, but I haven't been able to make any headway, so I was wanting more screen time.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/speakers-buzz-since-i-installed-a-new-graphics-card.746076/
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any help is apreciated.
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A:installed new graphics card and broke something. but i dont know what

Well I'd start with a new power supply, you'll need on of those no mater what if you plan on fixing and running this computer.

Beyond that it could be the video card or the motherboard, or something else entirely.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/installed-new-graphics-card-and-broke-something-but-i-dont-know-what.736568/
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A:Computer will not power on with graphics card installed

Uninstall the PCI-E card drivers (this allows booting and switching to the card using VGA which is low power).

Does that work?

No?

Try another PCI-E card - if it works, your old one is toast.

If it doesn't, your PCI-E slot is toast.


Maybe.


 

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A:Monitors don't display when graphics card is installed

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A:Re-installed Vista SP1 and now graphics card won't work

What happens with the other hard drive now if the 9800 GT is in? It really sounds like the card is toast. Possibly from overheating during the first installation.
 

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