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Gigabyte Nvidia 7300 GeForce PCI Express

Hello , I've Got A Strange Problem .. When I Start The Computer I Have A Strange Strips On The Monitor .. Depending on the background colour .. sometimes white strips sometimes red sometimes blue , anyway .. when i enter the windows that strips are gone . but its very slow , and when i install the driver of the VGA card the computer make a black monitor , i restart it then , the windows doesn't enter .
My Computer Was working fine be4 yesterday .. i was playing a game then it suddenly restarted itself .. then i found all that , i thought it was a windows problem so i installed a new windows but thats wat happened

My OS is Windows XP Proffesional SP3
My Motherboard Is ASUS P5PL2-E Series
P4 Processor 3.00 Ghz
250GB HardDisk
Gigabyte Nvidia GeForce 7300 Series [ PCI Express , On A Slot on the motherboard ]

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  • Anonymous Jan 26, 2009

    Thank You , But Its Not With A Fan .. I Dont know its name but its just without fan :D , and i cleaned it well aswell and still the same problem .. i think it it a hardware problem , and my power Supply is 230 Volt and it was working well for 2 years .. i will send it to the company they can fix it .. thank you :)

  • Anonymous Feb 06, 2009

    I have the same problem. Did you find a solution?

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I would look at two things first would be the video card, if it's overheating because of fan failure, that can cause crazy things like this. I would see if you can tell if the fan is working while the system is running. I would also remove the video card and clean it well with some canned air. I would also consider your power supply, make sure you have enough watts for that video card, I would clean it carefully with the air as well. My system started shutting down like that the other week, I checked my temps on my 8800 it was idling at 90 c, turns out my fan had crawled to a slow. I have now sent the card in for RMA as it's only 5 months old.

I hope this helps,

THanks for using FIxYa,

Eric

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What do you mean connect wire to graphics card?

A) Computer is to be OFF when connecting a monitor cable.

B) Computer is to be OFF, and unplugged from power; when plugging the power cable from Power Supply, into it.

You are also supposed to be Following Anti-Static Precautions.

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Manufacturer name, and model number. Post back in a Comment.

Motherboard requires about 150 Watts by itself.

That isn't including what the Processor (CPU) needs, Ram Memory needs, optical drive/s need, computer case fans need; AND what the Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 graphics card needs.

It needs 225 Watts by itself.

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What do I base that the GTX 260 needs 225 Watts?
(I see that as the -> Maximum, though )

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That is why the additional power cables were brought out.

The 6-pin PCI Express power cable that plugs into the GTX 260, is capable of an additional 75 Watts of power.

The Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 requires using TWO 6-pin PCI Express power cables

That means 150 Watts of additional power.
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http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-260/specifications

"Supplementary Power Connectors -> 6-pin x2"

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#pciexpress

If you are using just one 6-pin PCI Express power cable, '
this = NO.

NOT enough power for the graphics card.

What will happen?

A) The PCI Express x16 slot connector oins, will burn
B) The gold plated contact pins on the bottom of the graphics card, will burn.
C) The connector on the graphics card, that the 6-pin PCI Express power cable plugs into, will burn.
D) The connector on the 6-pin PCI Express power cable will burn.

The graphics card will burn up.
Too little power.

IF, your Power Supply has enough power, and IF there are two 4-pin Peripheral power cables that aren't being used; you can use a 6-pin PCI Express power adapter cable.

Example of 4-pin Peripheral power cable,

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#peripheral

Example of 6-pin PCI Express power adapter cable, was shown in the Playtool link,

http://www.playtool.com/pages/psuconnectors/connectors.html#pciexpress

http://www.directron.com/pci03.html

(Connectors are white, and hard to see against white backdrop. You can enlarge all 3 views)

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1) You have a PCI Express x16 expansion slot, for a graphics card.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813135010

(Orange)

A) 1GigaByte of graphics memory which is GDDR3. (It is GDDR3, not DDR3; trust me)
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GeForce_6_Series#GeForce_6100_and_6150_series_chip_specifications

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_Nvidia_graphics_processing_units#GeForce_6_.286xxx.29_series

Nvidia GeForce 6100/nForce 410, came out 2005.


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(As you can see in the Motherboard Diagram, the PCI bus is controlled by the Southbridge chip. The Southbridge chip handles the Slower capabilities of a computer.

Means anything connected to the PCI bus, such as a graphics card in a PCI expansion slot; is handled by the Southbridge chip.
Integrated graphics also )

4) PCI Express came out 2004.
Went from PCI Express 1.0 version to PCI Express 1.1 version.
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Your motherboard, IMHO, uses the PCI Express 1.1 technology.
This is why I recommend a graphics card based on the PCI Express 2.0 technology. (For one)

PCI Express 2.0 is Backward Compatible, with PCI Express 1.1
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I have seen a lot of problems crop up with users trying to use a graphics card, based on the PCI Express 2.1 technology; on a motherboard based on the PCI Express 2.1 technology.

That's why I recommended PCI Express 2.0

PCI Express 3.0 is supposed to overcome that, (Use on a mobo with PCI-E 1.1), but I have no real world knowledge, (Hands on), and no input from the 'outside'. (Internet/world)

5) You need at least a 400 Watt power supply. Don't have at least a 400 Watt? Time to move up.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=1147669&Sku=U12-41529

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joecoolvette

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