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My 3 yr old Dell computer has a Nvidia GeForce 7300 video card that appears to be failing - got an error message Hardware acceleration is disabled - what should be done. Is it a fault or a setting?

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To fix this click Start>Run. Then type in 'dxdiag' and click OK. Wait until it finishes loading and click the 'display' tab. Look for 'DirectX Features' with a blue font. Make sure everything under the heading is enabled

Downlaod and install latest bios update from support.dell.com

Installed latest Nvidia GeForce 7300 video card drivers from Nvidia manufacturer website

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I have a Intel 845 motherboard. recently i installed windows 7. when i play games, i get a message that "hardware acceleration is either disabled or not supported by your video card driver"....


click start right click on computer select properties device manager scroll to display adapters if you see a yellow question/exclamation mark or a red X the driver will need to updated/reinstalled
right click select update driver if your computer came with a motherboard disk the drivers could be on it or you might need to download the drivers compatible to run your games or a hardware accelerator driver
you should browse through all of the devices to make sure the drivers have no yellow or red x's on them
http://download.cnet.com/intel-graphics-accelerator-video/3000-2098_4-10163616.html

http://download.cnet.com/nvidia-graphics-driver-windows/3000-2108_4-10630932.html
This is a WHQL release from the Release 260 family of drivers. This driver package supports GeForce 6, 7, 8, 9, 100, 200, 300, and 400-series desktop GPUs as well as ION desktop GPUs. What's new in this version: Adds support for the newly released GeForce GTX 590, GeForce GTX 560 Ti and GeForce GTX 550 Ti GPUsIncreases performance for GeForce 400 Series and 500 Series GPUs in several PC games vs. v266.58 WHQL drivers Adds NVIDIA Update feature


http://download.cnet.com/nvidia-graphics-driver-windows/3000-2108_4-10630939.html

This is a WHQL release from the Release 260 family of drivers. This driver package supports GeForce 6, 7, 8, 9, 100, 200, 300, and 400-series desktop GPUs as well as ION desktop GPUs. What's new in this version: Adds support for the newly released GeForce GTX 590, GeForce GTX 560 Ti and GeForce GTX 550 Ti GPUs Increases performance for GeForce 400 Series and 500 Series GPUs in several PC games vs. v266.58 WHQL drivers Adds NVIDIA Update feature
hope this helps you

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I have GeForce 7200 GS but i dont is that right or not because when i open my computer the first Screen show me Nivedia Geforce 7200 Gs but When i log in Windows it's appear 7300/7200 GS how and my...


Now, you have TWO video-cards in your computer.
Either remove the "old" video-card,
or enter BIOS SETUP, and configure your computer to indicate which is the "primary" and which is the "secondary" video-adapter.
Or, within BIOS SETUP, just "disable" the "old' one.

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i would replace the gfx card m8 really there is no reson not to treat yourself there so cheep ruffly 30 pounds for an ati radeon 512 and 45 pounds for the 1 gb one

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Mike,

I would recommend for you to try different monitor, so that you can isolate the problem.

If same problem occur, try to plug in your video card into another PCI slot in your computer. Cleaning the gold fingers of the video card with a clean cotton cloth might help.

Use a blower to remove some dust on the PCI slot.

Or try inserting the video card in another computer. If you get the same problem on another computer, you need to replace the card.

Good luck!



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Can you suggest an agp 8x video card compatible with a7v880 mobo? thanks! my nvidia fx5200 got busted...


Hello.

Since you have a ASUS A7V880 Motherboard, this means you have a VIA chipset, which does not like ATi Video Cards.

You can only go with Nvidia AGP Video Cards.

Current "Available" Models are

Nvidia GeForce FX 5200 , 5500
Nvidia GeForce 6200, 6600 GS
Nvidia GeForce 7300 GS, 7600GS


The Best Graphic Card available from the Nvidia GeForce series is the 7600GS
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814143069

If you just want another card to replace your old video card, please visit:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=2010380048+1069609639+106790727+1067909563&QksAutoSuggestion=&ShowDeactivatedMark=False&Configurator=&Subcategory=48&description=&Ntk=&CFG=&SpeTabStoreType=&srchInDesc=



Hope that Helps.


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sounds like yo had the same Problems that I had with my 5200 geforce The install did not go well. what was happening was the direct x was binding to the old mother board graphics system and not the new card . to make it rebind just change the refresh rate in the nvidia icon in your task bar . disable the display adapter from device manager for the motherboard graphics .put the card in the slot change the monitor cord boot up check you direct x by typing in run dxdiag and test directx to be sure it is running with your card you can also see that from the about nvidia you must have the driver for the card installed to do all this.. hope I helped install the driver first then disable download latest drivers here http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index5.aspx?lang=en-us 

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Both solutions are wrong. The Dell Inspiron 9400/1705 is a laptop. If you buy a Nvidia GeForce Go 7800 for this laptop, you need to buy a Dell Inspiron 9400/E1705 motherboard for a discrete video card. The integrated video is a Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950. The integrated video has the video chipset on the motherboard and the discrete video (GeForce Go 7800) has the video chipset on the video card.

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Firstly, check that you have latest graphics driver or not.
If not then download the latest driver from www.nvidia.com.
After that remove your old graphics driver and install the latest graphics driver and then install the latest DirectX 9.0c also.

Note : After each and every installtion just restart you machine.

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If the error message says "Cannot find any compatible Direct 3D devices" it means that you do not have a supported video on your system, and that you need to upgrade your video card.

The Recommended and Minimum System Requirements for the are game mentioned below your system has to meet at least the Minimum System Requirements for the game to launch on your system.

Recommended System Requirements:

- 3 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or equivalent processor
- 1GB System Ram
- ATI Radeon X800 series, NVIDIA GeForce 6800 series or higher video card
1.2. Minimum System Requirements

Minimum System Requirements:

- Windows XP
- 512MB System RAM
- 2 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or equivalent processor
- 128MB Direct3D compatible video card with DirectX 9.0c compatible driver
- CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive
- 4.6GB free hard disk space
- DirectX 9.0c (included)
- DirectX 8.1 compatible sound card
- Microsoft .NET 2.0 Framework for toolset (included)
- Broadband connection for multiplayer online play
- Keyboard, Mouse
1.3. Supported Video Cards

- ATI Radeon X1900 series
- ATI Radeon X1800 series
- ATI Radeon X1600 series
- ATI Radeon X1300 series
- ATI Radeon X850 series
- ATI Radeon X800 series
- ATI Radeon X700 series
- ATI Radeon X600 series
- ATI Radeon X300 series
- ATI Radeon 9800 series
- ATI Radeon 9600 series
- ATI Radeon 9500 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 7900 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 7800 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 7600 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 7300 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 6800 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 6600 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 6500 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 6200 series
- NVIDIA GeForce 6100 series
- NVIDIA GeForce FX 5900 series
- NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700 series
- NVIDIA GeForce FX 5600 series
- NVIDIA GeForce FX 5500 series

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