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#1 Waffle_Wolf

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Posted 17 December 2008 - 10:41 PM

K, so I like to fully write out the model, anyway, in the c500 series is it possible to completely replace the intel Graphics card for a new one? I'm just wondering. :thumbsup: Because recently I saw it ran at 400 mhz, not bad but it can't run the windows energy screen saver without tearing and being moderately slow.

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Posted 18 December 2008 - 10:10 AM

We're talking about a laptop, correct? That' a built in video chip, soldered to the motherboard.
It's more than likely possible that you can go into the BIOs and allocate more system memory to the video processor
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#3 Waffle_Wolf

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Posted 18 December 2008 - 01:45 PM

yes, the compaq presario c500 series is a laptop.
So you are saying it is soldered on eh? That's cool man. And about the bios thing, you can't do ANYTHING in the bios. just set the time and date and a hdd self check. Thanks!




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