Installing AGP

By TimeParadoX ยท 5 replies
Feb 25, 2007
  1. I bought a AGP card for one of my older computers and wanted to know how to fully install it.

    It comes with Powercables but I dont know where to put those ( Been using PCI-E for alonnngggg time :D )

    Can someone tell me how to do it?

    Here is the link to the card:
  2. Jesse_hz

    Jesse_hz TS Maniac Posts: 545

    The video-card needs one of those power cables that's usually used for a floppy-drive.
    If your PSU doesn't have one of those, you can use the splitter cable that's supplied with the video-card.
    If it does have one, then you don't need the splitter.
  3. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 2,273

    I know that but what exactly do I do to install it? Like where do I plug in the power cables and stuff
  4. Jesse_hz

    Jesse_hz TS Maniac Posts: 545

    There's only one, and you might not even need it.
  5. cfitzarl

    cfitzarl TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,975   +9

    Plug it (1) into the base, back of the card where there is an open connection with the correct wire. Then connect that wire to your power supply connection as needed.

    Good Luck :D

    BTW, if you need additional help, just reach me by pm or on xfire.
  6. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 2,273

    That's the info I needed :D

    Thanks Cfitzarl, if I have questions i'll just get on XFire
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