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Old 05-11-2008, 11:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Well about a week ago my video card decided to basically crap out on me. When i turn my computer on, in the normal mode, i get this screen http://www.axcessmypics.com/photo/ph...tw=225&s=false

In order to get to where i can even function on this computer, i had to go to the screen where you can go into safe mode or a few others, and i had to use vga mode. I don't know why this works but starting up normally does not. My video card is Newegg.com - EVGA 256-P2-N516 GeForce 7800GT 256MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express x16 SLI Supported Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards if that helps. I'm not sure if i need a new video card or what.
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Old 05-11-2008, 01:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Problems with video card

Have you tried to remove the drivers and reinstall them? Have you tried a different video source? Like onboard video or a different card?
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