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BYYYYYE". When I finaly got the package I tried to install the card but the computer wouldn't boot up at all. I know this may be difficult to describe without a diagram, but can you get us pointed in the right direction? I can't tell if that is the right thing or not. this content

At least Suggest the 7600GT, even them, he would be better off with a X800XL even though it lacks Shader Model 3.0.

I recommend an X1950pro http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102061Don't go any less. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to PC Hardware forum 7 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions icon There shoudl be a big box that says watts in it. Although it recommends a 350 watt power supply with 18 amps on the 12v rail it ran fine in an HP computer i have that had the same specs as your

Ask a question and give support. BTW, these can be read off the label on the side of the PSU, the A's are the amps, the V's are the volts and the W's are the Watts. Dec 9, 2005 at 9:13 PM #1 bmark3 New Member Joined: Dec 9, 2005 Messages: 10 (0.00/day) Thanks Received: 0 I'm new here so please bare with me.

Thanks for all your help. That thing is old now and won't run that game well. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. I want it to run at least age of conan or another great game that might come along.

Oh and I have one gig of ram with Vista OS.whoowhooNO! Hes the PSU king around here....lawl whoowhooMember Since: June 23, 2007Posts: 39whoowhooFollowForum Posts: 39Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#36 Posted by whoowhoo (39 posts) - 9 years, 7 months If the card has an externally powered fan/heatsink, I'm willing to bet that the same thing happened to yours. Cheers mate, Regis PS:One more question...do you think that my spec wil run oblivion smoothly: PSU 250w athlon 2400 xp Motherboard gigabite triton (4pci slots and one agp) Sound blaster audigy2

Please help thanks! Advertisement Recent Posts Word List Game #14 Gr3iz replied Feb 22, 2017 at 12:54 PM Nero Classic 2017 program not... I'm sorry if I came of slightly rude, but if you are going to suggest anything. Do I need to turn it off and put it on hardwood before so I don't shock the computer with static or something? 9mmSpliffMember Since: April 20, 2005Posts: 217519mmSpliffFollowForum Posts: 21751Followed

Although it recommends a 350 watt power supply with 18 amps on the 12v rail it ran fine in an HP computer i have that had the same specs as your Just be sure you don't disconnect any connectors from your motherboard. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now All fans might just end up shuttling hot air from one to another.PC Power and Cooling's web site says, "a well-designed cooling scheme utilizing two fans is just as effective at

WhiteSnake5000Member Since: April 23, 2005Posts: 12454WhiteSnake5000FollowForum Posts: 12454Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#15 Posted by WhiteSnake5000 (12454 posts) - 9 years, 7 months ago[QUOTE="uncle-tank"][QUOTE="el_carl"][QUOTE="whoowhoo"]I am thinking of buying an news For about 1-3 seconds, the fan kicks on at 100%, it literally sounds like a haird dryer. Thanks a lot. Sorry I don't know much about hardware :\whoowhooDo you know if you have AGP or PCI-Express?

All Rights Reserved. the 7600 GT or the X800Xl?uncle-tank

The x800xl is a bit more powerful i believe, but it doesnt support sharder model 3 which is pretty much needed for eye candy now. That thing is old now and won't run that game well. http://olivettipc.com/question-about/question-about-power-supply-for-intel-server-board.html Thanks to my patience I finaly stand in front of it and I expect all those tubulences to stop as soon as I grab the card and close shut this gate

uncle-tankMember Since: June 10, 2005Posts: 340uncle-tankFollowForum Posts: 340Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#24 Posted by uncle-tank (340 posts) - 9 years, 7 months ago Now that we know its No, create an account now. But it could be down to the amps on the 12v rail.

dont suggest stuff if u have no idea what your talking about...

Also for $80 is it a good deal? Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. I want it to run at least age of conan or another great game that might come along. X800 Nov 2, 2004 Sapphire ATi Radeon HD 2900 Pro 512MB will not boot Feb 23, 2008 Extremely weird video card issue (ATI Radeon X800) Oct 13, 2007 Add New Comment

Can you tell us exactly the numbers on it?. I want it to run at least age of conan or another great game that might come along. Also for $80 is it a good deal? check my blog the 7600 GT or the X800Xl?whoowhooThe x800xl is a bit more powerful i believe, but it doesnt support sharder model 3 which is pretty much needed for eye candy now.

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youre not going to break it. Jun 9, 2005 psu (power Supply) question. Jul 16, 2003 Power supply ampage question.

Other fan(s) whose only purpose is simply to get "air flow" going to prevent "dammed air" sticking too long in any one area, like wire harness or along cards. Also for $80 is it a good deal? Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... BTW, with the addition of the 7600gt your comp will be able to handle pretty much any game out right now on mid-high settings which would make it a decent budget

Whatever it is it seams as important as the wattage.So maybe that's where my problem lies. whoowhooMember Since: June 23, 2007Posts: 39whoowhooFollowForum Posts: 39Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#20 Posted by whoowhoo (39 posts) - 9 years, 7 months agotype of graphics slot u have Thanks for the reply Perdiva!!