Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: I want to replace my motherboard on the E Some people say that you should go in and remove the old video drivers, but I don’t think you really need to bother with that unless problems crop up. Most PCI Express cards use a x16 slot, not a x1. This was helpful 0. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.

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A better bet than the Radeon would be the one below. Someone please correct me if I’m wrong.

Video Card Upgrade for Dell Dimension E310

Only 1 left in stock more on the way. Sorry for my noob-ness, and thanks for your help! Based on what I’ve been finding on the net regarding my issue – that are mostly years old, and there’s really not a lot of positive confirmation that E’s can even be upgraded successfully – and that not just finding a compatible card but also possibly finding an adapter slot dinension a power supply upgrade at the minimum, the costs may end up reaching the levels of what I’ve seen some of these refurbished PCs are being sold for at Micro Center.


The guy’s name is Dan and he has the same Dell as yours. Can anyone give me your opinion on this issue?

Here’s one that I found: But, there are a few x1 cards you can get. The E sports a watt power supply. I’ve seen many suggestions in older forum threads about viveo web, but pretty much all options I look up are not available at online sites.

Could you give some more recommendations on motherboards? I bought an E about a week ago. I bought a motherboard for the close to e if not the same. He ran it perfectly without any problems, so I wouldn’t think u would have any.

Let me know if you can’t find a card and I’ll do a little more searching. You’d better take a look inside your machine to find out. Disable Windows 7 Aero.

It may be obvious for more tech-savvy folks, but I’m a bit confused. There are a few x1 cards out there, but they are fairly expensive and don’t offer any real advantage over regular PCI cards, especially when you consider price. Here are a couple of decent PCI cards: Remember though, you will probably have to run BF2 at near-lowest graphics settings. I posted this to help protect other people from rip-off computer sale sites.

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Battlefield 2 system requirements says you need a ATI Radeon or GeForce graphics card, but the many different kinds I’ve seen don’t seem to be compatable with the E You are posting a reply to: Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. I do not know whether they are ”microBTX” yet, I haven’t received me comp yet [refurb].


U might wanna wait a while until it’s available elsewhere since it’s been deactivated what’s that?

Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds. If you explain your situation better I can help you. Advertisements or commercial links. I’m pretty much in the same situation.

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It also wont play BF2. Any suggestions for a video card that will finally let me end this nightmare and run dual monitors? Go to original post.

I’m not sure if there is a way to disable, transform, etc.