Graphics card upgrade

  Haggie 17:36 05 Feb 2003
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i wanna upgrade my current card ( nvidia riva TNT 16mb ), but is it a case of just slotting in any card or are there restrictions due to motherboard type,speed etc????

  MartinT-B 17:43 05 Feb 2003

There are SOME restrictions depending on MotherBoard and it's AGP slot.

If memory serves there are two types of card and 3 types of AGP slot.

1 takes AGP type A (for example)
1 takes AGP type B
1 takes AGP A & B

now, the trouble is I can't remember the difference or why they are different!

It may well be because of the version whether is AGP, AGP 2x, AGP 4x or AGP 8x.

Sorry I can't be of more help until I find the article I need.

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