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Will an 8xAGP VGA run in a 4xAGP slot?
hydro dave 
8/9/08 11:17:37 AM
Charge

My daughters pc is in need of a new VGA, will the below card work?


MoBo http://www.epox.com/USA/product.asp?ID=EP-8KHALplus

VGA http://umart.net.au/au/product_info.php?cPath=91_354&products_id=113473

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osama_bin_athlon 
8/9/08 11:33:39 AM
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yeh, that'll work, no problems.

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hydro dave 
8/9/08 11:35:42 AM
Charge

Thanks osama.

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radioBirdman 
8/9/08 12:55:47 PM
Primarch

Yep my kid's mobo only has 4xAGP and we run an old Radeon 9600 Pro (8x) on it no problems.. Sure it is only running at 4x... but it works..

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fabercastell3 
8/9/08 5:34:05 PM
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Quote by hydro dave
Thanks osama.



rofl thats a first

and for future reference 4x will go in 2x too.

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osama_bin_athlon 
8/9/08 9:33:10 PM
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Quote by fabercastell3
Quote by hydro dave
Thanks osama.



rofl thats a first



huh?
what's that s'posed to mean?

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Quote by lunchbox1988
No, but the way he eases me onto his chimp-meat, makes me think he is prince charming.



bad kitty!
SquallStrife 
8/9/08 10:31:18 PM
Titan

Just bear in mind that there were a few different AGP voltages, 0.8v, 1.5v and 3.3v. I think they were keyed differently though, so you should be OK.

Edit: Link:
http://episteme.arstechnica.com/eve/ubb.x?a=tpc&s=50009562&f=67909965&m=750004173631


Edited by SquallStrife: 8/9/2008 10:34:24 PM

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espionage 
9/9/08 6:46:06 AM
Master
shouldn't have any issues.

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Vanne 
9/9/08 9:22:32 AM
Champion

depending if its agp pro or not.... the voltages /will/ differ and may matter.

http://www.directron.com/15agpguide.html

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hydro dave 
9/9/08 11:57:35 AM
Charge

Thanks for the input lads but i gave myself an uppercut for messin around with this old skool stuff.

Throws old soccA PC in bin & builds daughter new PC.

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