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Old 09-29-2004, 10:20 AM   #11 (permalink)
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check this card on somewhere else, as it might be PSU problem, 250 is well low for this i beleive.

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Old 09-29-2004, 02:11 PM   #12 (permalink)
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I had the exact same card (look at the specs) and i had to go from a 300 psu to a new antec. Also i would recomend setting the AGP settings in your bios if the mobo is 8x. I would just send the card back myself though cause youll get a new one w/ a better manual.

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Old 09-30-2004, 01:59 AM   #13 (permalink)
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ah ha! well I went out and bought a 350W PSU and thing seems to work just fine. gameplay is still somewhat choppy (tried out sim city 4). its better, but nowhere near what I expected. I'm going to wait to install a 256mb chip of memory and my 2.0ghz processor before starting to worry though; that should be tomorrow.

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