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Old 01-25-2007, 01:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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how do you know if your graphics card is intergrated or not?
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you could crack open your case and take a peek. Or run a system info tool such as everest. or do DXDIAG and look up your video chipset and motherboard model. Also your amount of system ram is a good indicator, if its integrated, its gonna steal 64 or 128mb of system ram, so you would have a funky number like 224mb or 480mb as opposed to 256 or 512
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easiest way is to look at the back of your comp. If the video cable plugs into the slots at the bottom then its a graphics card if the video plugs into a slot near all the audio,mouse,keyboard etc then its onboard.
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think my description was better than your diagram
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