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Windows 7: Graphics Card Not Working when BIOS correct

03 Mar 2010   #21
cmckaycm

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

I reset it using the jumper and that done nothing but clear the BIOS. It still dosen't work.


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03 Mar 2010   #22
alphanumeric

Windows 10 Education 64 bit
 
 

It would appear that your motherboard is not detecting your PCIe video card. Since that video card works in other motherboards it must be a problem with your motherboard. If you are sure you have the BIOS settings correct then its likely time to return that motherboard. If you really want to confirm its a motherboard problem try a different video card in that slot. As a last resort you could try flashing to the latest BIOS for that board. Its a long shot though.
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09 Mar 2010   #23
haxcid

Windows 7; Server 08; Window Home Server; Vista; XP
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
It would appear that your motherboard is not detecting your PCIe video card. Since that video card works in other motherboards it must be a problem with your motherboard. If you are sure you have the BIOS settings correct then its likely time to return that motherboard. If you really want to confirm its a motherboard problem try a different video card in that slot. As a last resort you could try flashing to the latest BIOS for that board. Its a long shot though.
I concur.

You can get just a cheap 30 dollar PCIe video card to test.

Newegg.com - MSI N8400GS-D256H GeForce 8400 GS 256MB 64-bit GDDR2 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready Low Profile Ready Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

or if you have a friend with one that will let you borrow it for 5 minutes.
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