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Need help with graphics card slot

I have a Lenovo 3000H 8823 3CQ Desktop with an Intel Dual Core processor[Intel (r) Pentium (r) D CPU 2.80 GHz (2 CPUs)]
Intel (r) Pentium (r) D CPU 2.80 GHz (2 CPUs)
80 GB 7200rpm SATA2 HDD
DirectX 9.0c
BIOS:Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG

Right now,it's only running on the onboard graphics memory(Intel Extreme Graphics 2) with 96mb memory.This is pretty much useless,so i was contemplating upgrading to an AGP video card,but it seems there's something weird on my motherboard,it says AGP 8X on it,but there doesnt seem to be a slot.all i could find was PCI slots,and i really don't want to spend a fortune on a PCI card and then get it hogging all my memory,so i'd like to know what this thing on my motherboard is.It looks like there should be a slot for an AGP card,but there isn't!Can you tell me whether there is an AGP slot,or whether i can have one installed,or whether i'll have to buy a PCI card after all.Here are some pics

http://picasaweb.google.com/rahulferns29/Motherboard?authkey=VEh-rUge5HE

PS-Unfortunately,buying a new motherboard is not an option,i have to make do with this one.

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That's a fairly common cost reduction.

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If you need to reduce the price, leave the AGP support chips and socket out.

Let me be VERY CLEAR no one has succeeded in putting it back on. Or let's say this with all due respect. If you could you would be doing it and not taking pictures except to document how you did it.

The best you can hope for is the PCI FX6200 card you find all over town.
Bob

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Price not really the problem

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its just that if i'm paying,i want something worth paying for.you say there's no way that i can get an AGP card onto that?

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you say there's no way that i can get an AGP card onto that?

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Nope. The AGP slot is different.

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Lenovo dual core/ graphics card

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You should have a PCI EXPRESS slot for video, they are not putting AGP slots on MB'S any more, Lenovo (IBM) uses an E slot for add on video.

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NO.

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"i really don't want to spend a fortune on a PCI card and then get it hogging all my memory,so i'd like to know what this thing on my motherboard is.It looks like there should be a slot for an AGP card,but there isn't!Can you tell me whether there is an AGP slot,"

There is NO AGP SLOT! (just so we're clear.) There is no PCIE slot visible or in the specs.

As to the fortune or expensive PCI card it's under 50 at http://www.buy.com/prod/evga-geforce-6200-pci-256mb-ddr2-video-card/q/loc/101/205557527.html

There is free shipping today.
Bob

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oh...

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that seems okay

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