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Windows 7: Graphics card not showing in Display adapters

07 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Graphics card not showing in Display adapters

1) My graphics card was working perfectly
2) I turned off my pc and turned it on the next day.
3) I found my pc very weird with big icons and everything etc.
4) It installed Standard VGA graphics adapter.
5) I went to "device manager" and clicked "display properties" and i found my graphics card missing.But its running actually(fan rotating).
6) I tried installing my nvidia drivers again and i came up with this error "nvidia setup program could not locate any driver that are compaitable with your current hardware.setup will now exit"
7) I tried the same with latest drivers too.but ended up with the same errors.
8) Reinstalled windows 7 and ended up with the same error
9) Then i runned GPU-Z.Click the link see this pic.

I tried but nothing works.Please help.

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07 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

If reinstalling the driver / installing the latest driver didn't help, it may be that your video card is going bad.

However, if it were on my bench, I'd give the computer a good cleaning with all the cards removed, then reinstall the cards making sure they're seated properly.

Good luck with it.
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