ATI 9250 Video Card help

By bamboom92
Jun 3, 2009
  1. I bought an ATI 9250 video card about 3 years ago. It was in my old computer. I got a new one its a Compaq Presario. I put the card into the slot towards the bottom and plugged my monitor into it. After I started it up, it froze at the Windows XP loading screen. It wouldn't go any further than that. Later, I took it out and now it works fine. Any suggestions?
  2. Tha General

    Tha General TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,227

    Did you disable onboard video in bios first?
  3. bamboom92

    bamboom92 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No, I just put it in. It doesn't have another video card, unless they come in the computer already.
  4. Tha General

    Tha General TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,227

    yes its called onboard video. Disable it in bios or device manager, then put in the card and install the drivers.
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