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Q: Video Card Might be crashing

Hey guys I can t seem to get into my old account so created a new one So here is my issue that I hope someone has a solution Long ish story FYI I didn t realize until after I wrote everything but when I refer to crash I mean the entire system crashed Been playing games on my computer pretty regularly with no problems crashes on Aliens Isolations but that was it and irregular Enter the realease of GTA I buy it I upgrade my drivers to the new Nvidia im using a GTX I play it it crashes after Card Video be crashing Might a bit I get bored and play csgo it crashes after a little bit I have hours with no crash I rollback my drivers reinstall update Works for a while everything seems fine Come back today and play a different game that has given no problem It crashes I look at video card stuff another crash Video Card Might be crashing I completely remove all the drivers and reinstall them after restart do stress test another crash I have cleaned the inside of the computer but that has not fixed anything I have run whocrashed to read the system log but it only reads a crash log from yesterday although it is referencing a nvidia created crash So now I m here and I have absolutely no idea what to do if I can get any help I would be appreciative another random note tried to test it with gta again and the launcher said it was missing gta exe I looked and its gone for whatever reason have to reinstall I guess Not a huge deal just thought it may be worth noting Thank you guys for your time oh and system specs gb RAM MSI GTX Duel monitors i cpu asus z- mobo nbsp

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A few months ago my brother built me a computer. But we had a issue with it when we first made it. The video card kept crashing on us randomly. I have a K8mm-v motherboard with a amd athlon 64 and with a ATI Radeon 9600 XT. We fixed it once by downloading random driver updates for 2 days. But a few days ago we tried updating our video driver but it did the same crash after installing it. Now we dont know what to do. Please Help.
 

A:Video Card Crashing

You could try booting in safe mode(tap F8 at boot up). Remove the video card drivers and reboot. Now you should be able to download an older driver you know that works and try installing them.
 

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0000000001: 2007-09-30 17:37:09:375 Exception <Load>: Could not load file or assembly 'file:///C:\Branding.dll' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.
Exception Called by: ATI.ACE.LOG.Foundation.Implementation.Branding::LoadBrandingResource processID:04452 threadIDCCCThreadNew:Eeu) domainNameccc.exe ) assemblyNameLOG.Foundation.Implementation, Version=2.0.2720.25311, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=90ba9c70f846762e)
 

A:ATI video Card Crashing

Does this happen in all games or just one. It could be driver issue with a game. If not uninstall all drivers for the card and begin again. If still no joy, consider a return
 

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A:Video Card Crashing?

Please provide this information so we can provide a complete analysis (from the Pinned Topic at the top of the forum):  http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/576314/blue-screen-of-death-bsod-posting-instructions-windows-10-81-8-7-vista/
 

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I've been having this problem for some time now, when playing games, most of them sooner or later start to look like this:
I wouldn't ask, cause I don't play many games now, but when I tried Mozilla Firefox 4 beta, the same thing started happening and my video driver kept crashing every few seconds.
Anybody know what could be causing this? And what could solve this?
Need someone that might actually know something.. Not looking for recommendations like format, reinstall windows and so on..

PC Operating System Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate x64
OS Service Pack Service Pack 2
CPU Type DualCore AMD Athlon 64 X2, 2200 MHz (11 x 200) 4200+
Motherboard Name Asus M2N-E SLI (2 PCI, 2 PCI-E x1, 2 PCI-E x16, 4 DDR2 DIMM, Audio, Gigabit LAN, IEEE-1394)
Motherboard Chipset nVIDIA nForce 500 SLI, AMD Hammer
System Memory 4096 MB (DDR2-800 DDR2 SDRAM)
Video Adapter NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS (640 MB)
Monitor Samsung SyncMaster T220(G)/MagicSyncMaster T220(G)

A:Video card crashing

Appears to be a failing video card, check the temp of the GPU using a program like HW Monitor and the voltage readings for the 12v, 5v, and 3.3v rails, post back what find.

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Every once in a while, I will sit down to my computer in the morning ( I leave it run 24/7 usually).... and I will notice that my Illustrator and Photoshop programs - all programs actually - which were open the night before, will be closed down...

Windows is running, and there are usually no "flagged" errors.... to show that I suffered a BSOD.... just my programs are no longer up and running.

This morning... I noticed it happened again...so I clicked on the "Flag" to see if there were any Windows problem alerts.... and it said "no issues" but brought up a Windows Problem Reporting dialogue box which I clicked on the tab to allow Windows to try and find a solution 'to the problem.'

Here's a few screen shots of what it came up with.... any ideas what this means??? Thanks.

Oh - using an EVGA Nvida GeForce 8800GTS Driver Version 8.16.11.9062 Date: 8/17/2009

A:Video card crashing out my programs in Win 7 pro 64??

Those are blue screen crashes. You have the default setting "Automatically Restart after System Failure" enabled, so that explains the closed programs.

To disable that:
Go to Start > Computer > System Properties (at top)
Go to "Advanced System Settings" on the L
Go to the "Advanced" tab
Under the Startup and Recovery section (at the bottom), click Settings...
Under System Failure un-check "Automatically restart"

If you post your minidump files someone with a reader can tell you what it says:
: [1 - Novice] How to ask for help with a BSOD problem

You can also check your Event Log. Just type that in at Start > search.

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Okay,

Usually, when I set the video settings to my game--Warcraft III--to full blast, I seldom get crashes. I have an ATI Radeon 9200 series (nothing too snazzy), have the latest direct X download and am up-to-date with updates. Though, I still get these crashes, accompanied by a certain "We have encountered a problem" popup from WinXP indicating something about VGA '-------'. I don't remember what it exactly says, but for the next time it happens, I'll be sure to take a mental note..

Anyway, I was wondering if there's a possible way to prevent this from happening, since it always causes me displeasure while in a 'challenging & enjoyable' match, always bestowing me with a loss. It's not that I care about the loss, but it has been happening quite frequently, and it's getting on my nerves. Any insight would be appreciated.

Thanks in advance,
Me.
 

A:Video Card Crashing While Gaming

Do you think your card or something could be overheating? Have you made sure the fan on your video card is overheating and your case is clean?

Maybe download some software to monitor temps and then see how hot the video card gets after gaming.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/video-card-crashing-while-gaming.430158/
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I normally don't want to bother the community with this crap, but I'm at wits end. I'm in a bit of a rush at the moment, but I've attached the Minidumps and a shortened log from MSI Afterburner showing a sudden spike of crazy from the primary video card when my system crashes. Computer BSODs anywhere between instantly and ten minutes later after loading a 3D Game (DDO, Rift, etx).

I'll give more info when I get back!

Video Cards: Sapphire RadeonHD 4670s x2 (Crossfire)
OS: Windows 7 64bit, fresh install from a month ago.
RAM: 2gb x4

Vid Card Driver: Catalyst 11.9, Driver Swept old drives before update

Misc: Dusted, not overheating, Had computer for 2-3 years and the issue hadn't occured until recently, but no changes have been made. (to my knowledge)

Thanks in advance all, anyone who can figure this out gets a cookie! And if any more info is needed, do ask!

A:Video Card Crashing, BSODs

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RTCore64.sys Wed May 25 02:39:12 2005 (42941D90)
First things first. Remove MSI Afterburner. It is known to cause problems with Windows 7

Next, update your OS to SP1
Learn how to install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)

The majority of your crashes are blaming your video card driver. This could mean a couple things

A) Corrupt drivers
B) Bad video card
C) Bad motherboard
D) Bad RAM

I see that you are using two video cards. Have you tried just running with one and seeing if the crashes continue?

To rule out bad system RAM please run Memtest:
Memtest86 - Run for 7-8 passes - http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...memtest86.html

Start at the top and work your way down testing after each and report back results.
BSOD BUGCHECK SUMMARY

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Built by: 7600.16841.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110622-1503
Debug session time: Wed Oct 12 14:24:32.326 2011 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:16:33.230
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmdag.sys
Probably caused by : atikmdag.sys ( atikmdag+ec275 )
EXCEPTION_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7E
PROCESS_NAME: System
ERROR_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x7E_atikmdag+ec275
BiosReleaseDate = 08/29/2008
SystemManufacturer =
SystemProductName =
CPUID: "Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6700 @ 2.66GHz"
MaxSpeed: 2660
CurrentSpeed: 2666
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7600.16841.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110622-1503
Debug session time: Wed Oct 12 13:55:37.529 2011 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:14:23.433
Probably caused by : Unknown_Image ( ANALYSIS_INCONCLUSIVE )
EXCEPTION_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7E
ERROR_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7600.16841.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110622-1503
Debug session time: Wed Oct 12 11:10:32.546 2011 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 6:48:53.450
Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KeSetEvent+16 )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xA
PROCESS_NAME: System
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0xA_nt!KeSetEvent+16
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7600.16841.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110622-1503
Debug session time: Wed Oct 12 01:16:16.067 2011 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:28:32.971
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmdag.sys
Probably caused by : atikmdag.sys ( atikmdag+e8db5 )
EXCEPTION_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7E
PROCESS_NAME: System
ERROR_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x7E_atikmdag+e8db5
BiosReleaseDate = 08/29/2008
SystemManufacturer =
SystemProductName =
CPUID: "Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6700 @ 2.66GHz"
MaxSpeed: 2660
CurrentSpeed: 2666
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7600.16841.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110622-1503
Debug session time: Wed Oct 12 00:46:23.386 2011 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 2:50:53.290
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmdag.sys
Probably caused by : atikmdag.sys ( atikmdag+e8db5 )
EXCEPTION_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7E
PROCESS_NAME: System
ERROR_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000094 - {EXCEPTION} Integer division by zero.
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x7E_atikmdag+e8db5
BiosReleaseDate = 08/29/2008
SystemManufacturer =
SystemProductName = ... Read more

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A:Video Card Crashing In Games

calinr said:

My Video card seems to crash during some video games, sometimes it brings me to a black screen, and then to a VPU recovery screen, some other times it just turns of my monitor and wont turn back on until restart, and others it just automaticly restarts. Here is the full story on the problem.

Quiet a few months ago my video card kept crashing in windows, and wouldnt crash in games. One day it fixed itself (we dont know how) but a few months later king kong wouldnt run so my brother installed ATI RADEON 9600's latest drivers on it, and that seemed to bring the problems back. Well my brother decided to flash the bios and that seemed to have fixed the windows crashing problem, but now some of my games crash. It seems that I can get games to run without crashing when they have a Frame Limiter option like Grand Theft Auto San Andreas, but games like age of empires 3 crashes on me, but it seems to be a little more stable when i turn Vsync on. And as for king kong, i cant play that game for very long cause it will crash.

Im starting to think that whats causing the crash is the Frames Per Seconds in a game are getting too high.

And also I was wondering on what SlowDownCPU.exe was, cause i did have that on my computer before, but i dont anymore, and I heard somewhere that it was a MSI fix for some motherboards, could this also be a fix for this problem?

Does anybody know any possible solutions?
Thanks

My computer has a:
MSI K8MM-V Motherboard
ATI Radeon 9600XT video card
AMD Athlon 64 2800+ processorClick to expand...

Well, I am thinking that either maybe some of your hardware isnt connected right in your comp or your vid card is defective. You could try uninstalling the new drivers and install the old drivers that where working when you played your games.

Edit: I read up on that SlowDownCpu.exe thing you where talking about and as you said it seems that it comes with the mobo and its supposed to fix some bugs with different mobos. Imo if you install that SlowDownCpu.exe thing then you should be able to play your games without your games crashing.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/video-card-crashing-in-games.460311/
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A:Comp Crashing Cause of Video Card?!?

Hello and welcome to techspot!

Have you already ruled out the simple stuff?

1. Updated to the latest drivers for the 6600
2. Updated your motherboard's AGP/chipset drivers
3. If 1 and 2 didn't fix you up, check how old your current bios is, and consider updating it.
 

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A:Crashing + video card: why is this happening?

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A:Crashing: Memory, Video card or Driver?

If you are suspecting memory the best thing you can do is run MemTest for a minimum of 7 passes. Any errors and you've got corrupted RAM that needs to be replaced.

http://www.memtest.org/
 

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A:Video Card Freezing/Crashing Issues

Hi and welcome to TSG.

My initial thought would be a heat problem, you say you have run a temp program to check these, which program and what temperatures is it showing? Have you / do you clean out the inside of the machine at all to get rid of dust build up?

It could also be the GPU itself failing.

Have you upgraded any hardware since you got the machine?
 

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My computer has been crashing lately a lot About a month ago I added an LSP Watt power supply and an ATI MB that I got on sale Starting on May th my computer has been crashing and a lot The video card's fan sometimes doesn't give a stable sound I am still under warranty so it is possible to replace it However I am not sure if it is the video card so I am uploading the dmp file I don't know how to open this Hopefully you can help Btw this has only happened when I was playing Black Ops I crashing. Possibly on Video Computer keeps Card don't think Computer keeps on crashing. Possibly Video Card it is Computer keeps on crashing. Possibly Video Card related to the program because if I test it which I haven't I think it will crash on any graphics intensive game I do have others but I haven't gotten around to it Here is the message I receive after I turn the computer back on This report Computer keeps on crashing. Possibly Video Card shows up Problem signature Problem Event Name BlueScreen OS Version Locale ID Additional information about the problem BCCode BCP FFFFFA CBB E BCP FFFFF D C BCP BCP OS Version Service Pack Product Files that help describe the problem C Windows Minidump - - dmp C Users Manu AppData Local Temp WER- - sysdata xml Read our privacy statement online Windows Privacy Statement - Microsoft Windows If the online privacy statement is not available please read our privacy statement offline C Windows system en-US erofflps txt

A:Computer keeps on crashing. Possibly Video Card

  
Quote: Originally Posted by SpaceMonkey1992


My computer has been crashing lately, a lot. About a month ago, I added an LSP 550 Watt power supply and an ATI 4870 512 MB that I got on sale. Starting on May 20th, my computer has been crashing, and a lot. The video card's fan sometimes doesn't give a stable sound. I am still under warranty, so it is possible to replace it. However, I am not sure if it is the video card, so I am uploading the .dmp file. I don't know how to open this. Hopefully you can help.

Btw, this has only happened when I was playing Black Ops. I don't think it is related to the program, because if I test it (which I haven't), I think it will crash on any graphics intensive game. I do have others, but I haven't gotten around to it.

Here is the message I receive after I turn the computer back on.

This report shows up.
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 116
BCP1: FFFFFA800CBB94E0
BCP2: FFFFF88003D9245C
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000002
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 768_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\052311-37892-01.dmp
C:\Users\Manu\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-51480-0.sysdata.xml

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If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our privacy statement offline:
C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt


Probably caused by the video driver or card. I do notice Symantec also a known cause.

I would re-install driver using this

When upgrading your graphic driver you MUST remove all traces of the current driver. In order to do that we recommend using Guru3D - Driver Sweeper

Or if the above doesnt work for you. Phyxion.net - Driver Sweeper

When it is removed then download and install the fresh copy.

I would also remove symantec and replace with Microsoft security essentials

Download and run the Norton Removal Tool to uninstall your Norton product | Norton Support

http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/


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Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\052311-37892-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*C:\Symbols*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols;srv*e:\symbols
*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (4 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS Personal
Built by: 7600.16792.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110408-1633
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`03611000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`0384ee50
Debug session time: Tue May 24 02:26:25.529 2011 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:16:37.965
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 116, {fffffa800cbb94e0, fffff88003d9245c, 0, 2}

Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\atikmpag.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for atikmpag.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmpag.sys
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A:Computer crashing (Possible video card failure?)

Welcome aboard Possibly, some damage was done to your CPU while it was overheating.IMHO, the quickest way to find out would be a clean Vista installation.

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http://www.ozone3d.net/benchmarks/fur/

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A:Video Card Problem - Playing Video and Shutting Down Monitor

spinnermason said:

Hi,

Iím in a dilly of a pickle here.

When playing video, my screen will go black for just a second and then return to normal. With most video players, the video will then usually play, but when using BSPlayer (bsplayer.org) to watch video, the screen will go black, return to normal and then video will not play.

It gets worse. Sometimes, I will be minding my own the computer will still be running, but then, the screen will go black, then the monitor will give me the old message:
"self test / check your pc and signal cable / monitor is working"
The computer will still be running, and the only way I know to get picture back is to restart the computer. I have gotten this error the most when the using BSplayer, which sometimes causes the monitor to just shut down like that. But other video players like divx, QuickTime, and windows media player will all occasionally not play or cause weird image problems to crop up on the screen

Also, if the computer freezes up, hitting ctrl+alt+del gives me a black screen with garbled white text.

I have updated my NVIDIA drivers and installed the latest bsplayer version, but neither of those actions fixed my dilemma.

OS: 98se
Video Card: NVIDIA Geforce FX 5200
CPU: AMD Athlon XP 2200Click to expand...

sounds like the gpu is overheating or goung bad get some compressed air and blow out the video card very through (*get the rest of pc while you are at it) and if this dont help you may have to replace
 

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/broken-video-connector-on-motherboard-can-i-boot-up-with-pci-video-card.88151/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dual-display-setup-pci-video-card-intergrated-video-possible.667381/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/video-playback-and-streaming-video-card-problem-or-software.305886/
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At least with the GTX 680, nVidia acknowledged that this is their problem and they were going to release a firmware update to vendors who make GTX 680 cards . I wouldn't be surprised if it's the same nVidia issue with the GTX 640.
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http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19461315
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JTM said:

Hi,

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/video-card-hell-vgasave-code-12-card-not-recognized.133842/
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A:runing on board video and video card in my pci-e slot

It can only be one of the two enabled at a time. For most systems, as soon as you put the pci-card in the slot, it disables the on board video.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/runing-on-board-video-and-video-card-in-my-pci-e-slot.82996/
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In case someone else comes across this thread, I replaced my 400w power supply with a 600w Corsair power supply and it appears to have fixed the problem.

http://www.eightforums.com/bsod-crashes-debugging/64831-random-reboots-any-video-card-except-integrated-video.html
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A:Adding a video card to a video on motherboard system???

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/adding-a-video-card-to-a-video-on-motherboard-system.88871/
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A:Video Stuttering on Third Monitor Running off Second Video Card

Definitely install the ATI drivers.

~Lordbob

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/92206-video-stuttering-third-monitor-running-off-second-video-card.html
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A:Optional video card with 4GB video ram reports 1GB, one moni...

Rascal51, welcome to the forum. I would start with updating the driver for the video card: Control Panel / Device Manager / Display adapters / right click on the video card and select Update Driver Software / Search automatically for updated driver software.  If there is a new driver it will download and install it. If this doesn't solve your problem, I suggest contacting HP Customer Service for help before your warranty expires. Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Boot-and-Lockup/Optional-video-card-with-4GB-video-ram-reports-1GB-one/td-p/5638761
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/vivo-video-card-or-external-video-device.326711/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/updating-video-driver-vs-replacing-video-card.151806/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/cheapest-video-card-i-can-get-to-completely-max-out-video-settings-in-wow.118360/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/notebook-processors-video-card-for-video-editing.27680/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/need-video-capture-device-how-to-up-grade-video-card.95531/
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A:New video card causing video, audio problems

You are using an AGP video installed with a PCI express video card?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-video-card-causing-video-audio-problems.120586/
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A:Enabling Integrated Video by using a new Video Card...problems

Howdy

Try pressing f8 during boot, go into safe mode.
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it seems to me you may need to reset cmos.

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loading?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/enabling-integrated-video-by-using-a-new-video-card-problems.30771/
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A:Video hardware error -- but independent of video card

Hi again,

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A:Video crashing

Hello borgus, not sure if you have this enabled but if you do try disabling it

Solved Video TDR Failure (NVidia) - Windows 10 Forums

http://www.tenforums.com/graphic-cards/35794-video-crashing.html
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A:Video crashing

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Solved Video TDR Failure (NVidia) - Windows 10 Forums

http://www.tenforums.com/performance-maintenance/35794-video-crashing.html
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A:What is the difference between an AGP Video Card and a PCI video card?

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Note: Wait next year, 3rd or 4th quarter. It looks like it will be pointless to have an AGP card.

Also its 4:30AM here, i didnt get into too much detail
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-the-difference-between-an-agp-video-card-and-a-pci-video-card.98273/
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A:Installing a PCI video card...currently have a AGP video card

should have stuck with the AGP
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/installing-a-pci-video-card-currently-have-a-agp-video-card.17887/