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Is the video card dead?

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#1 iBooze


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Posted 04 October 2016 - 09:34 PM

I've been through a lot of issues with my computer recently, and I've come to the conclusion that I believe my video card is faulty. How so?

I did a reset on my BIOS settings and after that my card was undetected in the settings. (I could not select to launch with it) I had a full black screen on my monitor, and once I used a motherboard access with HDMI I could easily use my computer again (with lowered specs ofc) I have a feeling the card is dead, as it was about 4 - 5 years old, and the computer has been used A LOT.


Does it seem possible?

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Posted 10 October 2016 - 11:47 PM


Don't even think about it if your not sure

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Posted 11 October 2016 - 02:13 AM

What are your full computer specifications?

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Posted 11 October 2016 - 09:33 AM

What is the make and model of this computer?


What operating system are you running?

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