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Cant get pci video to work

Son has a Gateway GT5228 Desktop. has the on board g-force6100 video but wont play his games very well.. so i bought 2 different Pci-e cards now for that the open slot. ATI radeon 3400 hd and the g-force 7600 gt. but after putting boath cards in the monitor wont get a signal.. if i move cord back to on board it works.. cant find anyway to disable in bios ? and cant find any MB docs. on maybe a jumper to disable onboard ? any ideas ?

THANKS !!

DAVER

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  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2009

    pcie and the FIC mobo dont get along

  • rapidchad May 11, 2009

    I have the same problem, bought a xfx GeForce 7200 just to run two monitors, and the system doesn't even recognize the card is even there! its seated correctly too, can't find a way to jump either. any suggestions folks?

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Download the MANUAL for the GATEWAY website to see how to diasable the "onboard" card. 

http://support.gateway.com/s/PC/R/1009153/1009153nv.shtml

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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