How to Determine What PCI Slot the Video Card Is to Be Installed?

Answer There are three types of video cards in use today: PCI Express, PCI, and AGP. AGP video cards are in the process of being phased out by manufacturers due to their older technology, but PCI Express ... Read More »

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How do I determine which video card is installed in a Dell Inspiron 9100?

For Windows Vista, XP and 7, click on the "Start" button, located at the bottom-left corner of your screen. Click "My Computer." Next, right-click anywhere on the background of the "My Computer" wi... Read More »

Will a 64 bit video card work in a 32 bit pci slot?

64-bit PCI cards are generally longer than 32-bit cards. As long as there is room for the card to be physically inserted, 64-bit PCI cards generally work in 32-bit PCI slots. However, the maximum p... Read More »

Will a PCI e 2.0 video card work in PCI E slot?

A PCI Express 2.0 video card will work in a PCI Express slot, as the newer cards are intended to be forward compatible. There could be a drop in performance however, as the link speed is limited by... Read More »

How to Identify a Video Card Slot?

A computer's video card generates and outputs images to the computer's display. A video card slot is the space on your laptop or desktop computer where the card slides in and is permanently connect... Read More »