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Q: New motherboard failing to show my card

Just bought a new board and I dont know how to get my geforce gts450 card working

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A: New motherboard failing to show my card

Have you installed latest NVidia driver pack compatible with your operating system?




www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-usClick to expand...

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-motherboard-failing-to-show-my-card.206126/
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A:Task manager failing to show tabs

Simply double click somwhere on the frame of the taskmanager. The tabs should return.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/failing-of-motherboard-cd-reinstallation.1039952/
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A:abit AN7 motherboard failing during POST, need help

I am just going into a meeting, so I didn't really read the details. I'll come back to you in a few hours, but the first thing you need to do is get some thermal paste.

Without it, the CPU can't transfer its heat to the heatsink. You currently have NO thermal paste/pad? Don't try to turn on your system any more, until you have some thermal paste in there!!
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/abit-an7-motherboard-failing-during-post-need-help.51763/
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A:HP Failing to complete OS install after new motherboard

Unless the motherboard was another DV6000 motherboard, then your Windows license is effectively null and void, so do tell a little more about this new motherboard because it may very well be that even if we resolve the one issue, you'd just hit another immediately.

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A:after installing Front Panel USB 3.0 Port Hub Motherboard failing?

It is possible that your PSU (Power Supply Unit) could not handle the Hub, hence, "Power Surge".
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/after-installing-front-panel-usb-3-0-port-hub-motherboard-failing.1104603/
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A:GPU card failing?

Happens to me too at the randomest times. Sad thing is it happened even when the GPU was brand new. Nvidia is losing quality. Quick fix? maybe vacuum your GPU's fan if it has one, clean it of any dust.

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A:GFX card failing?

Try downloading the latest drivers from ATI.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/gfx-card-failing.86053/
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A:Computer won't show Motherboard load screen

I'd start by removing the card and see if the system returns to normal operation.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-wont-show-motherboard-load-screen.272465/
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A:How can i tell my graphics card is failing?

Is your graphics card driver up to date? If so, take 1 card out and fire up the game. Turn the settings wide open, and play a little bit, taking note of any performance issues. Take that card out and install the other card and repeat. If both seem to run the game at max settings, you should be ok. Mind you, it's not a scientific test, but if a card is going out, that will probably let you know. Check for a driver update first.

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A:Sound card failing(?)

HP Pavilion 5310y slimlineClick to expand...

Here is the support site for the HP Pavilion Slimline s5310y (AY652AA) desktop.

You should add and save this site in your browser's favorites/bookmarks list so you can quickly refer to it when needed.

It came with 4 GB of RAM and does not support more than that amount, so there's no option to add more.

I've found my PC is running relatively slowly (even after hard drive cleaning and many, virus scans with AVG/Malwarebyes/Spybot)Click to expand...

Go here, then click the large blue "Download Now @ Bleeping Computer" button to download and save AdwCleaner.exe to your desktop.

Close all open windows first, then double-click AdwCleaner.exe to load its main window.

Click the "Scan" button, then allow the scanning process to finish.
(Note: Several seconds may pass before the scanning process starts, so be patient.)

Click the "Report" button.

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Return here to your thread, then copy-and-paste the ENTIRE log here.

The integrated audio failing is worrying me that the motherboard might have some sort of problem, or may be failing due to ageClick to expand...

When was the last time the case was opened, and all the dust and debris inside of it was blown out?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sound-card-failing.1139154/
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A:how to tell which video card is failing

As I understand the situation and presuming that this is the one display using the two 7970 cards linked by the crossfire bridge, if you open the AMD catalyst control centre and if available click to uncheck as explained below
To disable Crossfire right-click your desktop and select "Catalyst Control Center". On the upper-left click "Graphics", then "CrossfireX". In the main area of the window, uncheck the "Enable Crossfire" option. Click "OK" to accept the changes and close the Control Center.
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In view of the difference in the time element - one hour to seconds - I have a doubt that it is the cards
When you reply with the result of disabling crossfire we can explore other possible causes.
I presume the two HDD - not the SSD the 500 MB are GB not that this of course has any relevance to the problem
Were it to be me I would start with a driver rollback on the graphics and I would test temps and voltages
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When it crashes does it produce a dump file, if so send me a zipped copy of the minidump and I will analyse it for you
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-to-tell-which-video-card-is-failing.1147998/
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A:Possible failing video card

So the driver update didn't fix anything, but I narrowed down the cause of the glitch. If I'm in spectator mode and I fly outside the walls of the map at all, it gives me that screen. It's never done that before, but I'm not sure it's a hardware failure because the trigger is so specific. But if this still sounds like a failure please let me know. I don't know all that much about hardware beyond what each part is for.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/possible-failing-video-card.184897/
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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU 450 @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 22 Stepping 1
Processor Count: 1
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A:Graphics card failing

  
Quote: Originally Posted by xastxast


Hi guys,
During the game suddenly some dots appeared on the screen(look attachment I can't explain)then returned desktop everything is fine no dots temperature is normal.When I enter any game those dots appear .There is no overclocking what maybe the problem.XFX 6870 600 watt psu.


Have you tryed other drivers?

In some casses it might be going bad if it is giving you green dots and large pixels

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/244276-graphics-card-failing.html
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A:Graphics Card Possibly Failing

Uninstall the graphics card and run on the iGPU for a couple of days and see if the problem persists.

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500W you say....what brand?

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A:Is this a sign of my graphics card failing?

Hey bartrulz! Welcome to sevenforums!

Did u get any BSOD? Because, I don't think that this is issue of your graphic card. Also, can you tell how did you uninstall and installed your old Nvidia drivers? did you use driversweeper to removed all the parts of your old driver and then install the new ones?

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A:Either my monitor or graphics card is failing... but which is it?

Duncan,
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A:Graphics Card failing during Games.

You could have a bad video card. Also possible that it is overheating. Is it clean and the fan working well? Try reseating it also. Do you have a good PS?

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A:How can I prevent my video card from failing?

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A:Random BSODs - Maybe failing GFX card?

Please download BlueScreenView. If you download the appropiate zip file you will not need to install the software.
 
Extract the files and run BlueScreenView.exe
 
When the program window opens, select Edit > Select All
 
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A:Is this a sign of artifacting and a failing card?

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A:BSOD due to video card failing?

If you had sudden shutdowns, then you have file system damage. Be sure to run chkdsk /f to repair them.

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What is the error message?> Always "IRQL..."?

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A:BSOD from atikmpag.sys or failing graphics card?

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A:Power Supply Failing Or Video Card?

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A:new graphic card EVGA Geforce gtx 750 ti failing on HP pavil...

Hi Ken, Look aon the top back of the graphics card for a switch.  See the below image. You should have received a pamphlet in the box describing the use of the switch (legacy mode or UEFI mode).  If your PC has a version 8 HP BIOS then disable secure boot if set. If your PC is not at a version 8 BIOS level then the switch should be in legacy position.  The pamphlet should describe the use of the switch.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/new-graphic-card-EVGA-Geforce-gtx-750-ti-failing-on-HP/td-p/4358632
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A:My graphics card driver keeps failing (GeForce 9500GT)

What you are experiencing is a TDR event (Timeout Detection & Recovery). There are many causes of these events, mostly hardware related. Please read my checklist below and see if you can diagnose your particular cause.

A couple of things jump out immediately. Your specs say you have 5GB of RAM, an odd number. That suggests that you added some RAM at some point. Mismatched or failing RAM modules can cause TDRs. You might want to test those sticks one at a time in Slot 1 before anything else. RAM problems can explain some of your other issues too.

Looking at some of your other posts I see you are running dual monitors also. This could be exposing a defect in your 9500GT that is triggering the TDRs. You should test with only one monitor attached to see if this is the case.

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"Display driver xxxxx stopped responding and was recovered"

Timeout Detection & Recovery (TDR) = "Display Driver Stopped Responding and was Recovered" is a useful feature that started in Vista and is also in W7 that allows the OS to try and recover from a video timeout so that the system does not crash to a bluescreen. Symptoms included a screen flash with the TDR message appearing one or more times or the screen blinking out to black. If the system cannot recover it will crash (Stop Error 116 typical). The issue is that the video card is not responding as expected. The solution is in the: why?

There is no one-size-fits-all solution to TDR errors. But the problem is usually found in the local environment (your computer). Finding the cause is a matter of checking every possible cause and uncovering the culprit through a simple process of elimination. By methodically running down a checklist of diagnostic procedures you should be able to find the cause and can correct it.

There are numerous reports of hardware solutions to TDR's. The most common are:
Poor Cooling
Problems with the power supply
Overclocking Issues
Bad System memory or incorrect memory timings
Defective PC Components

The order you do the diagnostics is not all that important. My personal strategy is to do the cheap & easy stuff first, the cheap & harder stuff next, and then the stuff that costs last. But whatever order you do it in you need to check or confirm the following:

SOFTWARE
Poorly written software and games will cause TDRs. But if this were the case it would affect lots of people, not just a few. Check the game's website & forums for patches and tips.
See if other people in the forums are having the same problem and if they were able to solve it and how.
You could also be asking too much of your video card. Check to see if your video card is tested and recommended for the game/program. Test the game at reduced settings.

WHAT ACTIONS CAUSE THE PROBLEM
It helps if you can isolate the actions that trigger the TDR. Most often it will be an application using 3D graphics. But if the incidents occur constantly it would point more towards defective hardware. If it happens more specifically (just when running Game X) it points towards overheating, settings, software, or driver issues.

GENERAL SYSTEM PERFORMANCE
You need to eliminate the possibility that your computer has a global problem. You can use a program like Prime95 to stress test your system. http://www.mersenne.org/freesoft/
You can run the "Stress Test" for a few hours or overnight. This will not tell you what the problem is, but it is helpful to uncover any issues your system has with instability and cooling.

OVERHEATING
Running a video intensive game for hours can generate some serious heat and overheating will cause video errors. You can check your temps by looking at your BIOS readings or use a free program like Speedfan SpeedFan - Access temperature sensor in your computer .
A real eas... Read more

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So no-one has any suggestions on this? I think I'll have to go buy a new graphics card then!

I'd still be happy to hear peoples opinions on the problem.

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Here:

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A:my nvidia graphics card will not show up in device manager anymore

So when you took it to these computer repair people, iit worked? Cause to me it sounds like it overheated and might have burned out. Download SIW. Open it up and check in the hardware section. Its the most accurate free program I've ever used. There should be a section for GPU (graphic processing unit).

Let us kknow if its there,
Ben

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/98131-my-nvidia-graphics-card-will-not-show-up-device-manager-anymore.html
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A:Wireless card(s) show in Device Manager but cannot connect to network

Welcome to Seven Forums,

I'd recommend for you to boot in Safe Mode with Networking by restarting the laptop, continue tapping F8 then select this option. Disable any AV or Security programs, go to Device Manager uninstall the Wi-Fi adapter(s), then reinstall the drivers again.

An update will be nice.

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A:i updated my drivers for my graphic card and now nothing show up execpt the biosystem

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Hi and welcome to TSF this might be of help Free Backup Software: Paragon Backup & Recovery Free Edition - Overview

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A:Can I run this card with my motherboard?

If the video card is PCI Express x16 or x1 then yes, you can.
 

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A:gpu doesn't show in device manager; network card driver install fail

update:

so, i got it to install the driver for the network adapter, but when i search for an access point, i cant see my wireless, in device manager it has "ethernet controller" listed under "other devices" with one of the ! inside an orange triangle

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A:When i intalled graphic card driver in my pc.. sooo blue screen comes and show some errors...

What is the make and model of the computers power supply or the PC?
 

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A:Install a new video card for a failing onboard video connection

HD 4540 or HD 5450? The motherboard will support any graphics card assuming it has a PCI-E slot (which it does have). Have you tried disabling onboard video in the bios?

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A:What would be the best graphics card for my motherboard?

Know anything about your power supply?
 

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A:motherboard or video card?

Hello! Welcome to TechSpot!

What CPU do you have now on the IC7?
You'd be spending out for 3 major componants,
1.Motherboard
2.Cpu
3. 1x video card/ 2x video cards.

If you want to be able to upgrade with current technology,
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I have an IC7-G with a 6800 gt oc and love it.
I believe nVidia came out with a 7800 thats agp 8x!
You may want to consider it too!
G'Luck
 

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