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Old 01-09-2006, 08:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My parents have a Dell 4600 and i was going to change the video card on it and I don't know how to tell if it is a AGP or a PCI or what it is can someone tell me how I can look to see what it is
don't laugh at me i am new to computers and only know the basics
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well an agp slot will be set slightly further back than other slots and will most likely be brown. a pci-e slot is tha narrowest and a pci slot is the one that doesn't fit either of those descriptions.
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Well i looked at it and it is further back than the other slots but it isn't brown it is green
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That is teh AGP.
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the newer motherboards are breaking away from the brown slot, my GAK8NSC-939 has a green agp slot
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