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I bought a new video card, 8800 GT and it won't fit in the slotWhat do I do?
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Let me guess...


Its an AGP slot, amiright?
    
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AGP, but i can try and overclock it if it will help?
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AGP, but i can try and overclock it if it will help?
Yep. Boost your CPu voltage to 3.56, and remove the cooler, and it will fit.
    
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Or you can run it in safe mode.
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ok, and where can i buy dual layer floppies?
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You must have a motherboard with a brown slot, which is AGP
The 8800gt requires a PCI-E X 16 Slot.
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can i just cut the agp slot and fit in the card?
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Yep. Boost your CPu voltage to 3.56, and remove the cooler, and it will fit.
Please don't say things like that, we are here to help not hurt. If it's an AGP slot, which in all likelyhood it is, then no, it won't fit because it's a PCI-E card. What you will have to do is get another motherboard to accommodate the new card.
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Please don't say things like that, we are here to help not hurt. If it's an AGP slot, which in all likelyhood it is, then no, it won't fit because it's a PCI-E card. What you will have to do is get another motherboard to accommodate the new card.
*psst* hes a troll.
    
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