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Can't install NVIDIA Go5200 64MB on Dell Inspiron 5100, WinXP Pro SP3 (fresh install) to replace ATI Radeon 7500 32MB. When I start system with new video card, screen stays blank (black, actually)! Card supposed to be good and compatible. Do I need to install/download something first? Simple, plain English answers appreciated: not technical and can't afford to spend many more hours trying to understand! Thanks a lot.


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No, you shouldn't need to install driver first. I checked the video card, and it should work fine with your system. You need to go into bios and change to vga mode or the other mode( I don't remember for agp)
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