Changing 8x to 4x G/Card

  Smegs 11:22 28 Jun 04

Could someone please tell me how to change the settings from 8x to 4x. Been into BIOS and the 4x is greyed out, so can't change it there. Is there anywhere else to change the setting? Xp home, 1.9P4. 256mb G/card. Thankyou.

  matthew-293741 14:49 28 Jun 04

If you have an AGP x8 motherboard...which i assume you do not need to change it back down to x4 as it is backwards compatible!!

  Smegs 16:39 28 Jun 04

lucco51, thaks for the info. It is a 8x AGP card, but when I went into bios, there was only 4x's and it was greyed out. How do I no it's running at 8x's?

  Indigo 1 17:29 28 Jun 04

You may well only have up to AGP 4x with your MOBO.

Do you know the make and model of your MOBO ?

  Smegs 17:35 28 Jun 04

Indigo 1, I have looked at the m/board and there's no model number. It's a Dell Dimension 4400. I've got this number E210882. Looking around the net, it could be a couple of boards.

  hugh-265156 17:47 28 Jun 04

its a x4 board click here

your x8 card will just run at x4 speed. you wont even notice :-)

  Smegs 17:51 28 Jun 04

Just downloaded sisandra, and it's telling me it's an D845PT motherboard.

  hugh-265156 17:57 28 Jun 04

yeah its an intel board (dell uses intel mobos) and the chipset is an i845. see specs above

  hugh-265156 17:58 28 Jun 04

see also click here

  Smegs 18:08 28 Jun 04

huggyg71, thanks for the info.

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