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8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    how do i know hat to look for if your not telling me... :/

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    Quote Originally Posted by gd0t View Post
    display adapters isnt listed.. :/ but im running my screen off the card atm. even tho apparantly nothing is there and all that other yada!
    how do you know you are running off the card atm?

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    because im plugged into it and my screen is running off of it!!!
    but in 800x600 - no advanced settings etc.

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    1st thing i would do is uninstall that pci-e device then reboot, before windows loads id enter bios, normally by hitting DEL and check all the settings I.e pci-e enabled ect and also if you have on-board graphics you will need to disable it, save, exit and restart, all going well you should see a new device found bubble in the bottom right hand corner..... hope this helps you, Good luck

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    thats what i thought, but theres nothing in the bios, look at link i provided.. screenshots of the bios is on there!

    Last edited by gd0t; 30 Sep 2009 at 05:34.
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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    bump

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    your pcie slot is inactive , thats why your card isnt being detected have you installed your mobo drivers?

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    yesyesyes. This is highly irritating.

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    Quote Originally Posted by gd0t View Post
    thats what i thought, but theres nothing in the bios, look at link i provided.. screenshots of the bios is on there!
    Dude i see no Bios screen shot, Just device manager shots and those are 2 totally different things, anyway as a "process of elimination" have you connected the supplementary power connection form your PSU (power supply) to the 8800??

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    Re: 8800GT 1GB alpha dog problem

    you sure its all connected properly? perhaps its a defective card?

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