Graphics Card Issue Causing Annoyance

  Gummomarx 15:14 20 Jan 2017

My nVidia Quadro FX 3500 died. Someone gave me a Radeon HD 5450 card, so I installed it.

The problem is that, Photoshop functions that used to take less than a second with the Quadro now take up to 15 seconds with the Radeon.

Any ideas?

  Bris 16:51 20 Jan 2017

Check in device manager to see if your old graphics card still shows up under display adapters and if so disable or uninstall it.

  Gummomarx 21:33 20 Jan 2017

It doesn't appear.

  Devil Fish 00:20 21 Jan 2017

try Ccleaner may be detritus from the old Nvidia install still floating around click here download free version when installed run a registry clean.hope it helps

  Gummomarx 12:28 30 Jan 2017

Sorry for not getting back sooner.

All software avenues having been explored, I managed to get a used FX 4600 from ebay for £20. This now works perfectly.

Thanks for all your help.

  Bris 13:43 30 Jan 2017

Thanks for getting back.

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