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Old 07-13-2012, 07:51 PM   #1
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i have no idea how to install a new graphics card. i dont know wich slot to put it in here is a picture of my computer and the graphics card. thanks in advance for the help.

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Old 07-14-2012, 02:07 AM   #2
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no.1- you need to clean that pc, that is dusty as fook
no.2- looks like you bought the wrong card for your mobo.(hard tell from photo)

see that white empy slot, thats where it should fit. (mobo is a blast from the past. its like 7yrs old isnt it? lol)

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Old 07-14-2012, 09:15 AM   #3
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A graphics card should fit into the brown/black slot (AGP) ABOVE the white slot, but the card you have bought is PCI-e x16

It's not gonna fit mate.

EDIT: It's pretty hard to tell actually from the picture.

Whats the make and model of the graphics card?
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