PCI (not PCI-e or AGP) Video card for Windows 7

Ref: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Hardware/Displays_Monitors/Q_28551588.html

I had good luck with the FX5500 PCI cards.  
Today, I find that they are a little spendy ($25 or more when I'd rather see $10).  It looks like they are trending into the "rare" category.
I seem to recall another model that was recommended for this situation but I can't find it now.

Any suggestions?
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Fred MarshallPrincipalAsked:
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dbruntonQuid, Me Anxius Sum?  Illegitimi non carborundum.Commented:
See http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&IsNodeId=1&N=100007709%20600007853

If you're getting cards for $25 then you're getting a good deal.  PCI video cards are getting like dodos.

GeForce 6200 cards seem to support Windows 7 but no guarantee it'll work for you.

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I agree that PCI video cards are rare and expensive in comparison to PCI-E or AGP cards. Matrox also makes such cards, but also those won't be cheaper, and some of them won't have drivers for newer OS's.
David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
your motherboard will either support AGP or PCI-E not both.
ISA -> PCI -> AGP -> PCI-E
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Natty GregIn Theory (IT)Commented:
$25.00 you should just close your eyes and buy it. The longer you hold onto old hardware the more expensive the parts will be.
many cards have a driver for windows 7 32bit; but NOT for 64 bit OS
so first you should look if it is 32 or 64 bit !
Fred MarshallPrincipalAuthor Commented:
nobus:  OK.  I rather suspected that.  Fortunately, I can control what it is.
Fred MarshallPrincipalAuthor Commented:
How about the GeForce 6200 PCI cards?
they seems to have all kinds of drivers - so go ahead, i'd say
Fred MarshallPrincipalAuthor Commented:
It appears that there are a lot of such products supported:
Fred MarshallPrincipalAuthor Commented:
Thank you for the helpful comments and suggestions!
I have a Geforce 8400 PCI card, and that works fine.
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