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What are the signs of a bad video card ??


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18-Jan-2008, 05:36 PM #1
Question What are the signs of a bad video card ??
Can anyone tell me what are the typical signs of a bad video card ?? What types of things occur prior to it going out ? Can anyone that has replaced a video card offer any installation tips?? I'm running WinMe if that matters.

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18-Jan-2008, 06:38 PM #2
Many possibilities but I would say you notice it failing, but always better to test it in another PC.
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18-Jan-2008, 06:47 PM #3
One easy test is to connect a known working monitor to your computer. If you don't get good video, it is typically the video card or motherboard (I've seen it be both).
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