XFX FX5950

  gtatle 01:59 22 Jan 2004
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Have upgraded graphics card from GeForce2 Ultra to FX5950,however I am getting "Low Power Supply" error message. System is Evesham 1500 with ASUS P4T Jumperfree AGP Pro/4X Motherboard.
Thanks for any Help
PS
I also receive "To remedy problem, ensure card has supplemental power cord attached"?

  User-312386 02:03 22 Jan 2004

sounds as if you might have to upgrade your PSU

  helmetshine 06:27 22 Jan 2004

First ensure that you have plugged your card into the PSU...if you don't have a spare lead there should be a splitter in the box with the card.Having said that as madboy said,you'll probably have to upgrade your PSU anyway.When i fitted my Radeon 9800 Pro which,like your card, needs to be connected to the PSU i phoned Evesham and they recommended at least a 350/400 watt PSU as these cards require a lot of power

  gtatle 13:31 22 Jan 2004

Thanks for the help,madboy, helmetshine. problem was powercord

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