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Old 08-25-2006, 08:40 AM   #1
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Computer FP Monitor

If you're considering upgrading or buying a new monitor.. this is a smokking deal

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Old 08-25-2006, 05:20 PM   #3
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Old 08-30-2006, 08:59 PM   #4
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I rec'd the monitor today. Now I don't know how to get the resolution set to 1440x900. I've tried updating the video driver, but there is no listing for it. Any Ideas?
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Old 08-30-2006, 09:52 PM   #5
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What video card are you using? Is that resolution available in dispay properties? what resolutions are available?
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Old 08-31-2006, 06:19 AM   #6
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What video card are you using? Is that resolution available in dispay properties? what resolutions are available?
It's the original integrated one. I looked through the listing but none with the proper aspect ratio.
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Old 08-31-2006, 02:03 PM   #7
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Need to update your Video card...

here are links to two that will work good for you. Make sure what buses are in your system before ordering or buying a new video card. you have 3 choices, AGP, PCI, PCiXpress. PCiXpress is the newest.

AGP

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814133177

PCiXpress

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814122203
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Old 08-31-2006, 06:08 PM   #8
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Thanks, but I'm not sure what kind I need. I don't see anything in the specs, I guess because it is an intrgrated one. There is some info in the system stuff.

S3 Graphics ProSavageDDR
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plug n play monitor
driver version 5.1.2001.0
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Old 08-31-2006, 07:48 PM   #9
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the brown slot is a AGP slot for a video card

the white slots are PCI
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Old 08-31-2006, 08:38 PM   #10
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the brown slot is a AGP slot for a video card

the white slots are PCI
I brought home a used nVidia GeForce 4 MX440-8X card and the AGP doesn't fit in this slot. The little "hook" tab at the rear of the card is too long. Also, there are no keys in the slot to match with the card.
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Old 08-31-2006, 08:44 PM   #11
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Old 09-01-2006, 09:23 AM   #12
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still trying to find the specs on this board
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Old 09-01-2006, 08:16 PM   #13
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I looked at a PCI express card today. It doesn't look right either. Does the video card above look like an AGP?
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Old 09-01-2006, 08:20 PM   #14
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yes, that's an AGP card.

the hook goes behind the slot, not in it. and you did take out the blank where the monitor can be connected to the card, right?
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Old 09-01-2006, 08:57 PM   #15
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the hook goes behind the slot, not in it.
Well, with the metal mounting strip up against the inside of the case, the hook lines up with the last part of the brown slot (behind the key). But as you can see, there are no keys in the slot to match up with the slots in the card. I didn't actually try to install the PCI express card. Maybe that is what it is.

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you did take out the blank where the monitor can be connected to the card, right?
Absolutely, yes.

BTW, the monitor is great, even at the wrong resolution. I called the mfr, and they gave me a couple resolutions to use that are the closest to the 1440 x 900.
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Old 09-01-2006, 09:57 PM   #16
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how old is your system?
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Old 09-02-2006, 03:50 AM   #17
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Old 09-02-2006, 02:19 PM   #18
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how old is your system?
I purchased it from TigerDirect in October of 03.
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Old 09-06-2006, 12:02 PM   #19
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unrelated....rastus

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824254004

is this the same quality, only non widescreen ?
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Yes, it appears to be close. Same manufacturer. The response time on this one is 3ms slower, tho I'm not sure you will notice that unless you are a hardcore gamer or developer.
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I brought home a used nVidia GeForce 4 MX440-8X card and the AGP doesn't fit in this slot. The little "hook" tab at the rear of the card is too long. Also, there are no keys in the slot to match with the card.
Problem solved. The video card does fit and it works fine. I just wasn't familiar with how that little "foot" fits into the slot. Rastus, thanks for the help.
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