Ati radeon 9550 agp with pinnacle pctv hd problem please help
I am running ati radeon 9550 agp and when i install the pinnacle pctv hd card it cancels out the agp card makes it inop. it seems like it is tring to share the memory with the agp itself, anyone have any ideas? please?
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Try to put it on another pci slot. if you are using the one right under the agp, then that is your culprit. the agp and the top pci slot share video resources. just put it on another pci slot, if you have to swap another non-video related card to the one just beneath the agp slot. Hope this helps.
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Hello gran_capricc, you must remove Ati old video driver from your computer, before installing latest driver, go to Start> Control Panel > Uninstall a program > ATI Video Driver Remove, Restart Computer, i found latest driver for your Ati radeon 9550 agp video card fully compatible with Windows Vista, Xp. Click save driver to your computer, install the driver, don't forget to restart the computer. Here is the link.
Copy and paste link into your browser and press enter.
The MSI KT4V motherboard is an AGP board supporting 4x/8x AGP. You cannot use a newer PCI-Express Video Card, however an Nvidia GeForce FX 5500 either PCI or AGP will run just fine in it. The NVidia FX 5500 doesn't come in PCI-E. Additionally The ATI Radeon 9550 doesn't come PCI-E so you should be safe with AGP versions of either. I should note however, that you'll get better performance out of the ATI Radeon 9550 as opposed to the NVidia FX 5500.
Before removing your current card swap video outputs on the PC. If currently connected to the VGA output switch to the HDMI connector AT the video card. Use the HDMI to VGA adapter that came with the video card. Check & see if the display loads Pc starts. Taking the information directly from your motherboard manual pg. 25, your AGP video can only run at, AGP supporting 1.5 V 4X AGP cards. The 9600pro runs at 8x & it is not backwards compatible. (able to run at either 8x or 4x). You could run the Sappire ATI Radeon 256MB 9550 DDR AGP 4x/8x 1.5volt card.
Here is one site: http://www.colordrives.com/sapphire-ati-radeon-9550-256mb-ddr-agp-4x-8x-video-card---retail-box.html
When you do get the video card be sure to set your bios AGP to the correct size as listed in your manual pg. 109 subsection 4.4.7
I hope this helped.
Hello ... My best Suggest is U should buy a card of Nvidia , and the model is 8800 Gtx Ultra ... tat is a really awsom card and run almost ALL Latest games on Full High Graphic Settings ... and its also direct X 10 Compatible 768 mb card..
To get your drivers follow these simply steps below:
First go to this website "CLICK HERE" - once
you've done that fill in all the details of your "Graphics Card" then
After you've completed the installation restart your computer
just to make everything work correctly.
Note: after you've installed the driver your resolution when you've restarted your computer will be diffrenrent and may need changing.
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