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Old 04-13-2006, 02:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Can I Use This?

I bought this new Video Card and i was wondering on my motherboard its Video Interface is AGP 4x and the video card that i bought is PCI Express x16 and i would like to know if i could use the card on this motherboard and it'll work

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Old 04-13-2006, 02:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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In order to use a PCI-E video card you're going to need a PCI-E x16 slot on your motherboard. If you only have AGP x4 on it, I would suggest you upgrade

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Old 04-13-2006, 02:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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No it wont work. You have to get an AGP card or a new motherboard that supports pci-e slots.
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Old 04-13-2006, 03:05 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Ok well then i'm going to send it back then well i've been looking for new ones now ones that i can use but another question. I see some that say AGP 4x/8x but when i scroll down to the system requirements it says AGP 8x slot. For these will it work for the 4x because i don't know if it will if its saying 4x/8x
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Old 04-13-2006, 03:21 PM   #6 (permalink)
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You can use an AGP 8x card on a AGP 4x Mobo, except it wont run at the best it can.
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Old 04-13-2006, 04:15 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Ok thanks guys for the help

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