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Old 11-30-2005, 11:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a video card that has absolutely no name on it...i need a driver for it but am no able to find one...cause...well...no name...is there anything i can do?
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does it have anything written on the GPU? not necessarily a name.
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im dont know much about v cards...all i see isa heatsink...with a spring on each side...

this card is older
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the GPU (graphical processing Unit) is under the heatsink. take it off and see what's written there. make sure you put it back on afterwards.
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i might need a lil help...there are two pins that go through the card...with springs on them...can i take it off by those?
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you just need to squeeze the pins at the back
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the heatsink is definately stuck to the gpu...
should i try to use force to get it off...carefully...its on good
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did you get the pins out?
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yea i got them out and i looked between the heatsink and gpu and there is nothing holdin it down...its just really tough to tryand get off...
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it's probabbly just the thermal paste or adhesive.
twist it around a bit and it should come off
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