I have recently purchased a new Dell Dimension E an dit is working fine except for the reason I bought it, games. Back to PC Hardware forum 28 total posts. I reccomend Google for searching for these cards. Could anyone just give me the official answer on whether or not I could just buy an aftermarket motherboard, install it and replace the power supply? If you explain your situation better I can help you.

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I have the same problem.

Is there anything I can do to get the game to work without buying any thing more that is physical, I am open to spending a bit more on software I can get online. Plugs Ok, well for the return, if it doesn’t work in my computer, or doesn’t play a game, that means as long as I ship everything, I will get a refund? If you can, please make recommendations as to vjdeo motherboard I should buy.

But remember that PCI-EXpress came out inand has controlled what happened in gaming ever since.

Some manufacturers have recognized the need, as there are huge number of computer users who could only afford a minimal, basic computer TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users.

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. And it should fit it your pc good. You know the metal part of it, that acn be seen from the outside of the computer, with the circular plug, and the plug next to it, whch looks sorta like a plug for a monitor to go into.


Maybe it is time to upgrade to a good used computer with more power and a more rugged system board. If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Were really not allowed to post links to other sites that sell stuff except for of course Best Buy.

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Message 7 of 8 24, Views. You have only one PCI slot that will handle the video graphics card I purchased the PowerColor as well for my e but having problems installing it.

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CD installation before or after? Join the community here. If you have a vga cable from your monitor it will be blue then you can buy an adaptor for it. Could anyone just give me the official answer on whether or not I could e130 buy an aftermarket motherboard, install it and replace the power supply?


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The bandwidth across the AGP bus isn’t shared with any other components. I want to be able to play Second Life and I need a better graphics card. Back to PC Hardware forum 28 total posts. Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds.

I got exact same PC as you can you tell me how good it is please. May as well replace that too if your replacing the motherboard. Well, they won’t run well.

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Ok, last question before I hit buy. I also bought a power supply compliant with DELL’s strange specs. I apologize for posting a link.

Ok, this is my first post here, just made an account to post this. Ok, so that video card will work, even though that guy said it wasn’t able to play that modern games? This picture may give an understanding of the internals.