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Wacom Tablet - witch graphics card ?

Discussion in 'Digital Photography & Imaging' started by gohenry, Apr 5, 2008.

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  1. gohenry

    gohenry Thread Starter

    Apr 5, 2008
    Hello all. I'm thinking of purchasing a Wacom tablet , the Cintig 21 UX , and it says that I have to have a graphics card that will support more than one monitor. Right now my monitor plugs into my motherboard so I guess my video card is part of the motherboard. I do have one more open slot , but I'm not sure how to identify it. The empty slot thats on the motherboard is a black one and it has only one divider to it thats aprox one sixth of the total size. The Wacom spec's say it needs a DVI or VGA connection and a USB port , and I have extra USB ports. My computer is a HP Media Center PC ( m7760n ) it's a year old with 2 gig's of ram - the display I have now is a HP w22 flat display. I need help to get the right graphics card ( I think the slot in my pc is a PCI slot but I'm not sure ) . I have CS3 Photoshop that I'm useing now. What and how do I do to go about getting the right stuff to make this all work ? Thanks for any help ! George
  2. kiwiguy


    Aug 17, 2003
    Here are the specs for your PC (HP is always the best place to look first, they have good info on each model).

    Looks like you have a spare PCI express x 16 slot.
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