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Will this fly? Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: black screen issue with new video card This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. I know that this is extraordinarily long, but I wanted to provide as much info as possible in order for anyone who can answer this to be able to help me. But I'm looking to install Ubuntu 10.10 on a Dell Dimension 2300, which has been upgraded to 1GB of ram, a Silicon Image 3114 PCI 4 port SATA add-in card, 500GB http://divxeo.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-2300-heatsink-help.html

Well it seems that I bought the same card you have. Also, I have read that if I update by BIOS it then give an option for disabling the on-board graphics. Related Resources Need Advice on Upgrading a Dell Dimension 5100 solved Looking to upgrade Dell Dimension 3000; need advice Dell Dimension 2300 CPU upgrade solved My Son Wants To Upgrade...but I Is there some way to test it? http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dell-dimension-2300-and-ati-9250-video-card.39397/

HOw do I go about doing that? I don't see it anywhere. Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

So she doesn't need anything too fancy. Please try again now or at a later time. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - My daughters Dell 2400 came with the video by Cletus29 / October 21, 2005 9:00 PM PDT In reply to: black screen issue so my 32mgs is integrated, I'm assuming? *I tried posting a link to the doc here, but this site requires a post count for links* do I get a standard PCI

Is P4 with Hyper Threading an option I can maybe upgrade to?Next month I am thinking I would like to buy her a 19+ inch screen. While booting from the live cd at the FIRST purple screen (with the little man icon at the bottom) press any key. This time for my Mom...Need advice on a cheap rig. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3515/t/17190086?pi21953=2 Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.

Ask a question and give support. You can disable the intel intergrated graphics by going to: control panel/system/hardware/device manager....from there, right click on Intel(R) ..to disable (on my Dell I found both card and Intel(R) enabled with Dec 14, 2005 #4 wraydp TS Rookie Topic Starter Thanks for the replies. When adding a fan and a heat sink, can I use one of those more powerful like a 2.8 GHz processor?

I removed the video card and I'm back to normal. Since I'm too cheap/in debt, I would just like to do what I can to the relatively sturdy little tank she has. I thank you in advance for any help that you can provide me on this, it's very much appreciated Adv Reply July 25th, 2011 #2 Quackers View Profile View Forum Dec 14, 2005 #3 DonNagual TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,404 vnf4ultra said: I don't see it anywhere.Click to expand...

Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now check over here You're right. sorry for digging it up. My BIOS looks like this: http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim2300/syssetup.htm#1097056 Since I could'nt disable the on boad grahics I shut down and installed the new ATI in PCI slot 1 which was at the bottom

Or A little bit better would be thishttp://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboBundleDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.719548$360 dollars and a big jump from the other system, only thing is that the case and psu are generic crap. I have heard of agp=off, but I'm not exactly sure if it will help in this case or if it's even a valid parameter. I also own a Dimension 2300 and I'm trying to upgrade the video card. his comment is here TechSpot is a registered trademark.

If you got a 9250 to work, congrats, many people have had issues getting the 2300 to work with pci cards. the support docs say that it is an AGP video card, but I've looked at pictures of what an AGP slot looks like, and mine doesn't have it. Privacy Policy

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Mar 12, 2008 #7 ddavel544 TS Rookie graphics for dell2300 Hey FeloniousMonk, I also have a Dell 2300...and I installed a: BFG nVidia FX5200 PCI ( PCI-e...won't work I've been told) Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Try one of the other boot options, like noapic, nolapic or worst of all acpi=off. I went to dell's forums about an hour ago did the instructions they posted.

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good stuff!! That didnt work but there were additional instructions posted somehwere else on the board that DID work, so I finally got the freaking video card to work. I can't remember the cache size off the top of my head but it's either 256kb or 512kb.This cheapy system only has a single system fan. How do I know if my new ATI card is working properly?

I'd also like to get a heat sink and cpu fan. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases no worries,, enjoy your system!!! Did I leave anything out?A while back I bought her a 15" Gateway branded VGA LCD monitor just to clear off the desktop of that big dinosaur Dell CRT.Two months ago

All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Get the answer MikeyBear87Sep 9, 2011, 12:18 PM bombat1994 said: in all seriousness there is very little point in upgrading the machine. DId you by damasta55r / October 21, 2005 4:14 PM PDT In reply to: black screen issue with new video card remove the old card's drivers/uninstall?

it just has the 4 PCI slots mentioned above. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I don't have access to the Dell 2400 by Cletus29 / October 21, 2005 9:28 PM PDT In reply to: Intel extreme graphics Dec 14, 2005 #2 vnf4ultra TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,388 By the way, that link shows that you DO have an option for disabling onboard graphics under the advanced option.Click to expand... For the nVidia card you can get ForceWare drivers from : filehippo.com....seems to make card faster.

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