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8600gt not working

By dmudgal
Jul 2, 2008
  1. hello guys,
    my xfx 8600gt crad is showing as "Standard VGA graphics adapter" in Device Manager. i mean i can not install it's drivers bcoz it says no such hardware found.i can not run Aero also. Even in xp it's not working now.

    the problem came after i installed my new WD 320 gb Hdd. but it's working absolutely fine.
    the monitor is attached to the card.
    pls help...

    thanks in advance

    My system Specs are : asus m2n-vm dh mobo......amd 4200+......4x1gb 667 kingston ram.
  2. CCT

    CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653   +6

    Check that you didn't dislodge any of the power connectors to the card.

    Unplug the power to the new HD also as a test (if you think the psu is maybe not powerful enough).
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