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No video card slot

Hello All,
I have a motherboard that does not have a slot for the video card. If I remember correctly I think that it is usually brown. On my mobo there are only three white expansion slots. Is there a way to add on the video card or can I buy something to put in one of the three PCI slots? Any help will be greatly appreciated, thanks for you time.

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If you don't have a video slot, then surely you have video port(integrated) on the mtrbd.. Thus, if you plan to upgrade and no video slot, your other slots are PCI type. Then get a PCI(plain) not PCI-e or PCI-16X(express type) as that won't work in a plain PCI slot, just keep that in mind. Check online or local vendors for such. Since, you didn't mention anything of your system, this is the advice for now.
Beware, how your system accepts a new video card, you will more than likely have to disable your on-board video port. That at times can be a PITA, as some systems are fickle. review your manual to be sure.

tada -----Willy Happy

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Totally depends on motherboard, IF it is a newer system, very likley using a PCI E (EXPRESS SLOT). The BROWN slot, if present is AGP (ACCELERATED GRAPHICS PROTOCOL)newer systems usually have an E slot. If it is an older MB you can always opt for a standard PCI slot Vid card. Good luck!!!

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