New Graphics card help....

  WrathMaster 18:09 21 Aug 2003

I have installed an Nvidia GeForce 4 MX 440 on my computer. My computer already had 16 mb of graphics on the motherboard, do I need to uninstall the old graphics for my new card to work properly?

  Rayuk 18:18 21 Aug 2003

What motherboard do you have??

On some boards when you add graphics card the onboard graphics are disabled automatically,and then on others you may have to alter a bios setting or use jumper.

If you are going from nvidia to nidia no need to alter drivers but if previous graphics were sis/ati etc you have to uninstal old drivers before installing card and instal new ones after you have installed the card.

  WrathMaster 18:30 21 Aug 2003

Hello, my motherboard is old.
It is made by PC266, it is a Socket A, M810 series.

  Rayuk 18:56 21 Aug 2003

Is it agp or pci card?

  rickf 19:06 21 Aug 2003

Go into Bios and disable the graphics on board, then reinstall the new G/C. You might have to uninsatll the new card first if you have already installed it and it does not work.

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