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Originally Posted by rdr09 View Post
did you unistall the old gpu drivers first?

if not, try this. . .

-install the old gpu then unistall the driver

- Go to Control Panel>Device Manager>Display Adapter(expand)>X1600

-Right click the X1600 device and choose Properies>Driver>Uninstall

-Shut down and replace GPU.

-Start system and install new driver.

hope this helps.
Using the new card, his displays don't even activate on POST, so it's probably not driver related.

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Originally Posted by drdgvhbh View Post
hp-7170n
I'm not seeing a BIOS update that has any relation to PCI-E compatibility. Looks like you are going to have to return that card and get one that is an earlier PCI-E version.
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