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Posted on 2004-08-04
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i have an asylum nvidia graphics card but i dont have the slot to put it in my computer is there anything that can change the slot into the one that i need. the only slots i have are the white ones i hook my sound card and modem up to. the one i need is shorter and brown. i dont think its agp but i could be wrong.
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by:Luniz2k1
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No, you will have to buy a new motherboard.
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You cannot convert a PCI slot to and AGP slot.  If you purchase a new motherboard, they all come with an AGP slot, unless u buy a motherboard from a store that sells nothing but old stuff.
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by:nobus
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Maybe you're better off with a PCI graphics card?  This way you do not have to buy a motherboard

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Return the video card to the store where you purchased it from and get the PCI version of the card.  Most cards these days come in a choice of versions, either PCI and AGP.  Of course, if you want to take advantage of the faster processing of that AGP offers, you will need to replace your motherboard.

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