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WANTING TO UPGRADE RADEON ATI X300 SE VIDEO CARD

AT THE MOMENT MY DELL DIMENSION 5100 COMPUTER HAS THE RADEON ATI X300 SE VIDEO CARD IN IT WHICH IS NOT GOOD ENOUGH FOR SOME PC GAMES ID LIKE TO PLAY. CAN SOMEONE TELL ME IF MY MOTHERBOARD IS AN AGP OR A PCI VERSION AS ID LIKE TO UPGRADE VIDEO CARD TO RADEON X1950 BUT UNSURE WHAT VERSION I NEED TO BUY, THANKS

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You have a PCI expressx16

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Most of them typ are pci-e express

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if you want drivers for the ATI Sapphire Radeon X300 SE
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If you are having problems with your video card

the drivers might not be installed correctly you might have to uninstall the graphics card restart your computer then reinstall the graphics card and its drivers

If your computer came with a motherboard disc the drivers could be on it

Click start control panel administrive tools computer management device manager scroll to display adapters + to expand you might see a yellow question mark ? or exclamation mark ! or a red x right click select reinstall drivers or

you might need to download one


http://download.cnet.com/video-ati-ati-radeon/3000-2108_4-175861.html
This package supports the following driver models:

  • 128MB ATI RADEON X600 SE
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  • 256MB ATI RADEON X600 Secondary
  • RADEON X300 SE 128MB HyperMemory
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  • RADEON X300 Series Secondary
  • RADEON X600 256MB HyperMemory
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Hi I cant install my VGA card driver Dell Dimension 5100 ATI Radeon X300SE PCIe Graphics Card with 128MB Memory can you help?


if your computer came with a motherboard disc the sound drivers could be on it click start control panel administrive tools computer management device manager scroll to sound,video and game controllers you might see a yellow question mark? Right click to reinstall drivers Click start control panel administrive tools computer management device manager scroll to display adapters + to expand you might see a yellow question mark ? or exclamation mark ! or a red x right click select reinstall drivers also

One bad lead can cause a computer to continue on a cycle or to shutdown or fail to detect your hard drive

Test all leads that attach to your hard drive including electrical extensions,IDE,SATA

the leads from your ((motherboard to your hard drive)) make sure they have a secure connection and are not faulty or just replace them there probably old and faulty make sure all leads that are attached to your drives dvd\cd 3 1/2 inch floppy have secure connections and are not faulty even the electic extensions or just replace them they could be faulty a computer needs its connections to continue its cycle and to have an end so any faulty leads will end up with a computer error

Click start control panel administrive tools computer management device manager scroll to display adapters + to expand you might see a yellow question mark ? or exclamation mark ! or a red x right click select reinstall drivers also you might uninstall the display adapter restart your computer then reinstall the display adapter and its drivers this would apply to the sound video and game controllers to hope this helps

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Hi im looking to upgrade my dell dimension 4700 graphics card. I currently am running a radeon x300. the minimum improvement im looking for is 512mb. also wondering if ill need to increase my psu as I...


Try to look for an ATI Radeon HD 4650. this is a very cheap video card that has 1GB memory. but is descent enough to play Flash Games (Facebook) etc.

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Hi im looking to upgrade my dell dimension 4700 graphics card. I currently am running a radeon x300. the minimum improvement im looking for is 512mb. also wondering if ill need to increase my psu as I...


Since you want to upgrade your video card to a much powerful one, you can check this out ATI Radeon HD 4670 HD4670 512MB DVI PCIe Video Card.

Doing the upgrade a power supply upgrade is also advisable since new video card like now requires a high power supply, upgrade the power supply to at least 500W and for a additional fan is already recommended to avoid any overheating problem.

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Do you have the installation software for the ATI Radeon X300 or know where to get it?


Hello,

Updates and drivers are always available to your video card's manufacturer.

ATI is now owned by AMD.

Visit AMD's site and select your component by Category which is Graphics.

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This is an older machine that has a 4x AGP port for graphics cards. The good news is that cards for this slot are cheap...usually in the 30-50 dollar range. The downside is that you wont get the greatest performance out of them. I would recommend going with a Geforce FX 5200.

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No, a 9000 will not be enough. You'll need something from this list, and it will have to be AGP.
NVIDIA GeForce series
    FX 5900, FX 5950
    6200, 6500, 6600, 6800
    7200, 7300, 7600, 7800, 7900, 7950
    8400, 8500, 8600, 8800
    9300, 9400, 9500, 9600, 9800
    G100, GT 120, GT 130, GTS 150
    GTS 250, GTX 260, GTX 280, GTX 285, GTX 295
ATI Radeon™ series
    9500, 9600, 9800
    X300, X600, X700, X800, X850
    X1300, X1600, X1800, X1900, X1950
    2400, 2600, 2900
    3450, 3650, 3850, 3870
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Hi Brisas,
The Gigabyte video card uses ATI's chips (heart of the card). It shouldn't matter that you install a newer driver for the Radeon X300 series video card. It is backwards compatible.
In other words it still will run with Win98SE.
Latest X300 series video driver, click on the link.
http://game.amd.com/us-en/drivers_catalyst.aspx?p=xp/radeonx-xp

If you realy think you need a driver for Win98SE than download a older version for the radeon card. The link below is very old & may still run you're X300 SE video card. Click on the link. (Take you're pick of old radeon drivers).
http://ati.amd.com/products/catalyst/versions.html

Good luck!

Mike

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