I hate newegg, tigerdirect.com delivers a bigger amount of stuff and is more budget friendly (there's refurbished, open box, used, overstock categories, and of course the normal categories)
Ok, well if the card's cd thingy is compatible with XP it should be fine, but yes your system should notice the new card and I think offer a wizard for it but just use the cd that the card comes with.
And I've no clue what happens when you dont have a graphics card in, i'd assume it'll be ok at very minimal performance, it's only because I have an integrated video card that only needs to be disabled to install the new card or just overrided.
When installing, people tell you to disable the old card and you're given an option to restart your computer but your supposed to just shut it down, so since you can see that message, you'd prolly be able to see without the card.
And reinstalling the old card, you can try (?) having your system install it it self, i dont really think you need your xp software.
I believe victory only exist at the end, no matter how the factors present it.
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