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Windows 7: Add or remove graphic cards

16 May 2015   #1
Binish Joshi

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
Add or remove graphic cards

I currently have a very bad graphic card of Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM 1.0)
Can you tell me i can add another card with large graphic memory or i can remove old one and add new one?

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16 May 2015   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

You can always add a new graphics card.

As long as it`s not a laptop.

If you could tell us the exact motherboard model, that would really help or the exact make and model of the PC.
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16 May 2015   #3

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM

Filling in your system specs would help here instead of just trying to guess your hardware.

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16 May 2015   #4

Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

The specified graphics card that you said is a Intel GMA 3100 (Same as mine). We will need your system specs, budget, and your Power Supply info so we can give you the best suggestion
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17 May 2015   #5
Binish Joshi

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

My mother board ="MICRO-STAR INTERNATIONAL CO.,LTD G31M3-L V2(MS-7529)"
CPU="Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5400 @ 2.70GHz"
Total Ram="1.5Gb" Usable RAM="1.49GB " ( Two Banks: Bank0="1GB" Bank1="512MB"
HDD="WDC WD1600AABS-00H4A0 ATA Device"
Sound Card="Realtek High Definition Audio"
Graphic Card="Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM 1.0)"
Graphic Memory="256MB"
OS="Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1"

More about my Graphic Card
Device ID="VideoController1"
Name="Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family (Microsoft Corporation - WDDM 1.0)"
Video Processor="Intel(R) GMA 3100"
Current resolution="1024 x 768 x 32 bits (4294967296 colors) @ 60 Hz"
Video Mode Desesc.="1024 x 768 x 4294967296 colors"
Refresh rate Min="59Hz" Max="120 Hz"
Driver version=""
Driver /date="2009-05-06"
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17 May 2015   #6

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

MS-7529-050 MSI Intel G31M3-L, 8CH Audio, LAN, VGA Intel GMA 3100 - 1333 FSB - 16X PCI-e, 2xPCI, 1xPCI-e 1x,...

You can add a new pci-express graphics card.

We still need to know what the power supply wattage is, there should be a sticker on it telling you the maximum wattage.

A card like this draws 29 watts and says it needs a power supply of at least 300 watts.

EVGA - Products - EVGA GeForce GT 610 - 01G-P3-2616-KR
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28 May 2015   #7
Binish Joshi

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit

I dont' think so
By the way thank yoooou!!
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