Posted: Wed Oct 06, 2021 6:00 am Post subject: How to Put in a Graphics Card
It is very easy to put in a Graphics Card, all it takes RTX 3090 is only 15 minutes of energy and you can get your gaming computer booting up with the new Graphics Card.
AGP video slot machine was the standard for Graphics Card user interface with the motherboard. As technology advances, the newer PCI-Express has brought over and many Graphics Card nowadays use PCI-E video slot machine as its user interface with the motherboard.
One which just install the Graphics Card, you need to identify which kind of video slot machine does your Graphics Card uses.
If you are uncertain which video slot machine does your Graphics Card use, check out the user manual that give the Graphics Card.
Once you are ready to install your Graphics Card, follow these four steps...
1: Uninstall the current Graphics Card drivers
Before you install your new card, you have to uninstall your current card driver. This is because the current driver might not be appropriate for the new Graphics Card and it might result in hardware conflict.
On your Windows desktop, click 'Start' -> 'Control Panel'. In the new window that arises, search for the 'System' popular and double click on it. Look for the 'hardware' loss. Go through the 'Device Manager'. This will pop up a new window showing your hardware setting. Your Graphics Card should be listed under the 'Display Adapter' heading. Double-click the name of your Graphics Card. Next window, go to 'Driver' loss and right below, there is an 'Uninstall' button. Click the Uninstall button. Once it is done, close all the windows and power down your laptop or computer.
Step two: Remove old Graphics Card
Now, unplug the capability plug from the wall and eliminate the covering of your computer. Locate the AGP video slot machine (short brown color video slot machine above the rows of long white PCI slot) with your old Graphics Card. To prevent static charge from damaging your laptop or computer parts, touch a metal organ of the case to ground yourself. Eliminate the twist on the back plate of the Graphics Card and unplug the Graphics Card from the video slot machine.
3: Install new card.
Arrange the new card correctly with the AGP video slot machine (align with the PCI-e video slot machine if your Graphics Card is of the PCI express type). Applying even forces on both end of the card, slowly push the new Graphics Card into the video slot machine. Secure it to the back plate with a twist.
Step: Install new drivers.
Plug in all cables and shoe up your Windows. Your os should now automatically recognize the new hardware and walk you through the installation magician. Most of the time, you will need to insert the driver CD that include the Graphics Card into the CD-ROM. Locate the 'setup. exe' file in the driver CD and double click on it. It will then walk you through the installation process. If your Graphics Card is not the latest model, then most likely there is a newer version of the driver on the internet. Check out the manufacturer's website and download the latest drivers. Set it up. Once done, system your computer. Now, you're ready to start gaming.