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    Video Card Nightmare

    if a mb doesnt post its not really worth messing with, you can get new ones for $30 if you look around
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    Video Card Nightmare

    well you would need a speaker to tell if bios is giving you a warning code, they cost about $5 or less. Even with the fans running you still could have a bad psu, the fans only use the 12v rail, the MB needs 3v and sometimes 5v also to post
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    Video Card Nightmare

    I find it very hard to believe all 3 cards are dead. I would unplug everything from the MB except obviously ram and gfx card, no drives, no pci cards etc, pull the battery out for a minute and put back in, reseat your ram, if still no video then maybe the MB went south. there is also a chance...
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    Solved: Graphics card help

    if you have agp then buy an agp card, better performance than a pci slot
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    Motherboard BIOS

    looks like your MB supports Prescott and Cedar Mill cores, no duel core, a Celeron D is not a duel core. Your board is Pent 4 and Celeron D only
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    Motherboard BIOS

    I'm not seeing where the intel 915P chipset supports duel core, where are you getting this?
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    Motherboard BIOS

    your bios has to come from PB so unless the have one that will support dual core it will not work.
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    Upgrade to Core i7 or stick with my overclocked QX6850?

    you already have a very fast CPU with DDR3 I really doubt its worth it right now.
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    Upgrade to Core i7 or stick with my overclocked QX6850?

    http://www.avforums.com/forums/motherboards-cpus-cases-psus/932305-intel-i7-cpus-they-worth.html
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    Upgrade to Core i7 or stick with my overclocked QX6850?

    http://www.tomshardware.com/charts/desktop-cpu-charts-q3-2008/compare,836.html?prod%5B2271%5D=on&prod%5B2190%5D=on
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    Solved: Graphics card help

    http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=3422142&SRCCODE=GOOGLEBASE&cm_mmc_o=TBBTkwCjCVyBpAgf%20mwzygtCjCVRqCjCVRq looks like it does
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    Solved: Graphics card help

    if the 8500gt comes in a pci version you should be able to use it, i'll google a bit
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    VGA Port Broke- Please Help

    try resetting the bios by popping the cmos battery out for a minute then reinstall. obviously with the pc off and the plug pulled from the wall socket. problem is that you have to get into the bios and set for disabling the ob gfx before you install the new card which i assume is pci
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    Solved: Computer poor performance

    glad you found the culprit, sounds like a good excuse to buy a new gaming card.
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    Solved: Computer poor performance

    anyway let us know how you make out when you get back from the burn unit
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