Having problems with your HP Pavilion a305w (DM181AR) PC Desktop ?

I'm trying to install a video card in my machine. what kind of card do i need? (pci)? i have a124on


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If you buy it recently, you need a PCI express card. Computers with AGP socket are old. If you are in doubt, install everest software trial version.
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