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Integrated graphics card is gone?

Q: Integrated graphics card is gone?

I had to format my computer change the hard drive and install windows XP from an old 2002 CD I had and now my computer is not recognizing my intel integrated graphics card. When I go on device manager there is no "display adapters" category at all and before it used to say what chipset I had under the general tab in system properties, and under the display tab in dxdiag, but now it doesn't say anything. How can I fix this?

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A: Integrated graphics card is gone?

Which computer do you have?

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/integrated-graphics-card-is-gone.182167/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/looking-to-upgrde-from-integrated-64-mb-graphics-to-real-graphics-card.654809/
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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: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:Where is my graphics card and Is it integrated in?

Hi, Your machine only has Integrated Intel HD Graphics:       http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04792282 Please check the following post:     http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Upgrade-graphic-card-on-HP-Envy-... Regards.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Where-is-my-graphics-card-and-Is-it-integrated-in/td-p/5596984
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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:How do you switch from an integrated graphics card to an "external" graphics card?

Most modern PCs will detect the new installation of the PCI graphics card and automatically disable the onboard graphics, so yes it should just work.

If for some reason you have problems, you may have to make a change in the bios, I cannot be more specific because each bios is different depending on manufacturer, and model of the motherboard.

Install the card, connect your monitor to it and boot up, when you get into Windows install the driver and reboot.
.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-do-you-switch-from-an-integrated-graphics-card-to-an-external-graphics-card.922726/
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A:PC has BSOD when using Integrated Graphics Card

Hello and welcome Annie yes my friend you have a graphics driver problem. Now to get details of the system see my ditty
Using HW Info
You can test the volts on the PSU with HW Info HWiNFO, HWiNFO32/64 - Download < download the right bit version and close the right hand window select Sensors and scroll down to the power section where you will see what the volts are doing see my pic.
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FOR OTHER COMPONENTS
Open each + down into the component itself and then click on it - in the right hand side will appear all sorts of details including brands speeds and other essential info that device. See pic for example. Though a Google for that NVidia you quoted gives me the motherboard but try it anyway.


Disregard the top bit and look at Other components and my pic just click on the square for example motherboard and it will give you in depth details model serial no etc etc

PS Have just found this it is probably the driver you need NVIDIA DRIVERS GeForce 307.83 Driver WHQL now try it but you may have to uninstall the other but try it first.

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It was working fine with XP, though. Anybody know how to fix this?

A:Integrated Graphics Card Not Recognized

Via/S3G UniChrome IGP Driver Update*

You cold try it in compatibility mode, but I doubt it'll work.

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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):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCh9Eob0mNY

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3519/t/19586281
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A:3 monitors with pci card and integrated graphics?

Yes. This totally depends on your onboard graphics. Some will allow you to use both the integrated video out as well as an add-on card, while other cards will only permit you to use one or the other.

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:Integrated graphics or PCI video card?

Integrated graphics are the absolute bottom of the barrel when it comes to performance. ANY fairly new graphics card would be much, much better.

Having AGP would make things a lot easier, but I'm sure ATI or Nvidia have made versions of their "older" cards in PCI format. I don't have the time to look them up right now, but the answer to your question is yes: they are definitely worth it.

-JustinPS
 

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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
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/graphics-card-can-i-updated-from-an-integrated-one.191347/
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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:Replace an integrated graphics card

You dont have an AGP slot so you are limited to PCI video cards. To change the video first remove the old video drivers in Add/Remove Programs, Turn off the computer and install the video card. Then boot into the BIOS and change Primary Video Adapter from onboard to PCI.
 

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A:Integrated graphics or silent card suggestions?

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

I pfaffed around for ages before deciding on my own setup, and although I'm using a card which isn't passively cooled it's extremely quiet by comparison to many others - the fan idles pretty much the whole time but will rev up for extreme use (something that's never happened to mine, given I don't game personally).

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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.
If screen not coming on then

bad screen
bad connection to screen (ribbon able)
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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.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/disabling-an-integrated-graphics-card-in-bios.153619/
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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:Will the Sims 2 work with an Integrated SIS Mirage2 Graphics Card?

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



ps- the machine i'm probably going to buy is from Office Max. it's the compaq presario sr1538X-B desktop pc bundle. it's about $800.Click to expand...

not only is this computer oem, but it is a low performance machine. i strongly advise you to get a custom job available at a pc repair/sales shop near you, if there are any. if you want to know what to ask for, say so in your reply. even dells are better than compaq...
 

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A:Installing PCI Video Card in System with Integrated Graphics

Can you boot up into safe mode with VGA drivers?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/installing-pci-video-card-in-system-with-integrated-graphics.454113/
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A:Integrated graphics card dead, it was primary by default

Well, here's what I would try. If you have the manual that came with the motherboard you can have a look and see what the BIOS layout looks like. After you've studied that a bit, try turning the computer on and navigating through the BIOS (without actually seeing it) by memory. You may be able to switch from onboard to a dedicated device that way. I know that sounds a little dull but it's gonna be tricky without having anything to look at.
 

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A:disabling Intel integrated graphics card 82845 G

Try contacting HP about it.

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

in a word, no. your sis mirage graphics controller will not handle said games.
 

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A:Autodetect keeps reinstalling integrated graphics and conflicting with video card

Have you disabled the onboard video with in BIOS?

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A:Disabling? I need help on disabling a integrated graphics card

Check on the compaq website for your system to see whether the graphics can be upgraded.

Also please don`t start another thread, just because no-one has answered this one.

Regards Howard
 

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A:Integrated graphics......mb or cpu?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by pulpwood007


I've always used a MB with built in graphics as I only use my computer for internet and business applications. I've never noticed a problem. I'm thinking about a new build and wondering if the cpu's with the integrated graphics such as the AMD A6-6400K would be a step up over the mb's with built in graphics?

Since I do no gaming or other high intensity graphics applications are ther any downsides to these type cpu's?


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A:Integrated Graphics

Just tried that the other day. MOST motherboards will auto disable onboard when you put an add in card into the machine.

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A:Integrated graphics help !

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A:Help with integrated graphics

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A:Integrated Graphics

Dedicated for performance in games. Video streaming is fine on either.

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A:integrated graphics

Intel graphics chips don't meet the requirements of most of today's PC games.
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Not only that, the more RAM you assign to the graphics chip, the less there is left over for Windows and applications to use. SkyRim requires 2GB RAM (minimum), 4GB (recommended). You have a total of 3GB RAM at present. Windows Vista needs most of that for itself just to run at an acceptable pace.
There just isn't enough RAM for both Vista and SkyRim together, especially as Vista is particularly heavy on RAM usage compared to other Windows versions.

So the Intel graphics chip is the primary weak spot, with installed RAM being the second weak spot.

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Yup, integrated graphics. Newer than a GFX5200 and it has the core duo (not C2D) so that is why it runs as well as your desktop.
 

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A:**SOS** Help DISABLING Integrated Graphics **SOS**

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A:New PC, integrated graphics not working

Try booting the PC from a Windows disc.

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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.

(I can system restore my friend computer without anything on the screen, nothing at all, just a human touch... lol)
 

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Is this video card sufficient to run SIMS games? I am thinking of purchasing a Compaq with this card installed.
 

A:Integrated SIS Mirage2 Graphics

It might, but I'm not sure.
Here it seems it can run it, but not very well.
http://24.137.12.208/showthread.php?t=300314&goto=nextoldest

The sis mirage2 is not very fast at all though.
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/imageview.php?image=910
It's the bottom one, it's less than half as fast as the slowest agp card listed, the 64bit fx5200, which is pretty bad itself.

If the pc you're considering is one of these(one's sempron based, the other athlon 64, they should be in the $500-600usd range),
http://www.shopping.hp.com/webapp/s...Z_series&subcat1=rts&catLevel=3#defaultAnchor
http://www.shopping.hp.com/webapp/s...Z_series&subcat1=rts&catLevel=3#defaultAnchor

then it's a good deal, since it's upgradeable to agp graphics. You could get a cheap graphics card, like this,
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16814164008
and install in it and it would run the game well, but with the standard graphics(sis mirage2), it will barely play any games well.

A dell that's upgradeable will cost at least $800usd.
 

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A:Integrated graphics mobo

What do you mean by "decent for gaming"? Onboard graphics will not run any modern games.
 

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hi, i have a Via EPIA M10000 Nehemiah board with integrated graphics. i was wonderin if i could increase the ammount of memory it uses?, i've increased the AGP Aperature size in the bios to 256m (the highest setting) and that increased its memory from 32mb to 64mb. i cud do with a bit more, even another 32 wud be ok?
any ideas or software or anything i can do it with?
cheers
 

A:Integrated Graphics Memory

Using software to "increase" your memory isn't really ever a good idea. The way I look at it is the companys designing such software are just trying to rip off those of us that dont know any better just like companys that sell "pop-up blockers" or send you messages using Messenger Service asking you to buy software to stop the same messages they themselves are sending.

I remember using a program called SoftRam back in the day. It never made a difference in my performance or what I was able to run.

Your best bet is probably to optimize your Windows installation. If that doesn't make any difference you might want to try to tweak your virtual memory or SWAP.

Do a google search for the keywords "optimize" and "windows".

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=optimize+windows
 

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A:Integrated graphics driver

Now thats avatar I can relate to! But seriously...whodunnit?

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I have a Asus M4A785G HTPC Motherboard, am told on AOE3 forum, that AOE3 in incompatable with the way intergrated graphics works, yet intergrated onboard graphics works fine for others with onboard graphics card - can anyone help...thanks
PS: AOE3 works fine on my old XPHome machine

A:Integrated onboard graphics

  
Quote: Originally Posted by zulubase


I have a Asus M4A785G HTPC Motherboard, am told on AOE3 forum, that AOE3 in incompatable with the way intergrated graphics works, yet intergrated onboard graphics works fine for others with onboard graphics card - can anyone help...thanks
PS: AOE3 works fine on my old XPHome machine



If AOE3 (??) says your chipset is incompatible, chances are it is. Did they give you an explanation as to why?

Ken

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A:Integrated graphics isn't recognized

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Oldo


Hi there,
I bought Dell Inspiron 1564 n series (without OS) and put Windows 7 Ultimate 32 in it.OS installed fine but integrated graphics isn't recognized.I went to Dell,downloaded chipset drivers,but on intel graphics drivers I get answer "This computer does not meet minimum requirements for installing the software."Mind you first I have tried 64 bit Windows 7 enterprise version but with same result.I thought it's 64bit thing so I went to 32bit.I think I tried it all,plz help!
Specs of the laptop are:
> Platform : Intel Calpella
> Mainboard : Dell 0JY92C
> Chipset : Intel HM55
> Processor : Intel Core i5 450M @ 2400MHz
> Physical Memory : 3072MB
> Video Card : Standard VGA Graphics Adapter
> Hard Disk : Seagate ST9320325AS ATA Device (320GB)
> DVD-Rom Drive : HL-DT-ST DVD+-RW GT32N
> Monitor Type : 1K0R2?156WH2 - 15 inches
> Network Card : Broadcom BCM4310 USB Controller
> Network Card : Realtek Semiconductor RTL8101 PCIe Fast Ethernet Adapter
> Operating System : Windows 7 Ultimate Professional Media Center 6.01.7600 (32-bit)
> DirectX : Version 11.00


Hi Oldo,welcome to the forums,Dont these laptops come with the Ati radeon card installed? Have a look in the bios to see if the onboard graphics is enabled or disabled

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Hello all
I recently received my new Dell laptop
I am still fiddling around but I saw that except my gt540m I have an integrated graphics card.
How do I know which is being used? And how do I know that my nvidia card is active when I am playing and my integrated when I am doing basic stuff.
thanks

A:Question about integrated graphics

Video Memory Virtualization - A Brief Guide

This should possibly be able to explain. Beyond that, I'm not entirely sure.

Sorry...

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please give specification and price of
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thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1
 

A:Integrated graphics core(gpu)

if you want you can looking for Intel P67H chipset MB + i3 -2100/ i5-2500k / i7 -2600K
We test in the basic combo with i3-2100 the Video Score is 5.2 and with 2400 is around 5.5...
will assume in 2500k or 2600k will be higher but I will think below 6.

if for Video & flash game is OK.... but for 3D 1st person game is still not good enough...
 

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if someone can reccomend one on futureshop or tigerdirect.ca I'd appreciate it.

Thanks!

...or If you know of a good site that sells graphics card and ships to Canada for less than 50$ (I mean the shipping) it would be great. I have 2 GBs of RAM so having 256 MB of Shared video memory isnt that bad..I just want to take full adavantage of the RAM, which I cant right now.
 

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Hello.

I am too embarrassed to phone customer services again, they build the pc for me (without OS), I installed W7 pro 64x. All good, AMD A Series 6600K, AMD Radeon 8570D Integrated Graphics.

And exactly these graphics drivers are shrouded in a cloud to me online. (I'm looking and looking)

I asked for the motherboard disk (there wasn't one) and he (customer service) kindly send me the link to

GIGABYTE - Motherboard - Socket FM2+ - GA-F2A78M-HD2 (rev. 3.0)

As you can see, no graphics. Now I am stumped.

Can you help find these drivers please??

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A:amd radeon integrated graphics

oh hang on... (palmface) It's the Download center that I need to download! Is that right?

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A:Disabled my integrated graphics and can't see

How'd you disable the integrated graphics?

What should have been done:
Monitor connected to integrated -> get into BIOS, disable integrated. Shut Down.
Monitor connected to PCI -> boot up. Video works.
 

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i play diable 3

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i set my bios to have it on with uma buffer size 512 (which is the 9200s ram).

would this offload textures and make fps better?

btw in device manager it is showing both gpu's.NVM IT INSTALLED THE 9200 ONCE I TURNED ONBOARD GRAPHICS ON IN THE BIOS. BUT ONCE I RESET MY COMPUTER ITS GONE. BUT ONBOARD IS STILL ON.
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A:is it better to have integrated graphics on with gaming?

Hello sogone209,

Short answer, nope.

Long answer:-

Your integrated graphics card would actually reduce your performance by using up system RAM from your system that it'd have to permanently reserve for its own functionality.

What you've mentioned as the UMA buffer size is actually referring to the amount of system RAM you are allowing the integrated card to reserve from it. For example you have 4 GBs of RAM. You set the UMA buffer to 512 MB. You are telling the integrated card to take that amount of RAM from your system for its own functions. So in effect you only have 3.5 GB of RAM left for your system and applications.

Offloading textures and the like refers to SLI functionality which requires 2 dedicated cards like your Asus GT 430 to be installed in tandem.

In conclusion, switch off that integrated card, and use your dedicated card for optimal performance. Unless power conservation is important to you. But I believe that it doesn't really matter since you're gaming on a desktop.

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Ok.. after some troubles with a virus(es) I have had to do a complete restore of my computer. Here is some information.

Dell Dimension 3000
Microsoft XP Home Edition: Service Pack 2
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512 RAM
Intel Extreme Graphics 2

Anyways.. the problem that i am having is that, when i reinstalled windows, it doesn't seem to recognize the Intel Extreme Graphics card.

The only setting for size and color is 600x480 and 16-bit.

When i click advanced (under display properties [settings tab]) all of the Adapter information is blank.

I downloaded that driver that i was told to when i called the dell support.

If this is the correct driver.. im not quite sure how to install it. I NEED HELP!

If anyone can, help me out. Thanx
 

A:Install Integrated Graphics

Have you tried running what you downloaded????
 

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this is the computer i plan to buy
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16883102804

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A:integrated graphics on new computer

Yes, your graphics card will work just fine in that system. No compatibility issues as far as I can tell.

The only potential problem I see is that the power supply is only 230W. There is a chance that this will not be enough love juice to power your card.
 

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Replies will be appreciated. Thank you

A:i7 2600k and its integrated graphics?

My guess it that you have to enable the HD 3000 graphics in the H67 BIOS.
You probably should remove the dedicated graphics card you installed, first.
Hook up your monitor to the available H67 ports.

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A:Integrated Graphics Question

Short answer - no.

Laptops generally are non expandable regarding video memory.
Some exceptions are in the top end of the market, but in the general range what you get when its manufactured is what you are stuck with.

Some allow more or less to be assigned from the main memory within limits. Check the BIOS to see if 32 MB is tha maximum in your case.
 

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Hi,
I have recently acquired a 256MB EVGA GeForce 8500GT graphics card. My motherboard currently has integrated graphics. I checked the BIOS to see if i can disable the onboard graphics, but there seems to be no option for this. Do I even have to disable the onboard graphics in order for the new graphics card to work? If so, how do I go about disabling it? I'd appreciate your response.

Thanks
 

A:Disabling Integrated Graphics

Just try the video card and see if it works without messing with the on-board graphics
 

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A:cant switch from integrated graphics

You need to disable the on-board graphics in BIOS.

However, according to this;

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813131656

your board does not have any onboard graphics.

Regards....Mike Connor

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(refer to image)
The drop down menu for the graphics adapter only has the Intel HD.

A:How do I switch from integrated graphics?

Likely a BIOS setting. Fill in your hardware (motherboard manufacturer and model).

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My main use is downloading video from a video camera, editing in Movie Maker
and rendering with Nero. Any thoughts are welcome.
 

A:Integrated Graphics Cards

anytime it's better to get 8400 rather than integrated card.
remember, laptop graphic card are not meant to be changed.
its manufactured to live with the graphic card made...

although the performance might not be significant in the movie editing,
believe me, there is difference between integrated graphic card and external one, especially X3100 vs 8400...

btw the laptop you mentioned have 2GB memory, not 2MB...,
and if the specification of the laptop is the same,
definitely go for 8400 instead...
Good luck choosing...
 

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