Introduction

To replace the graphics card, the existing one must first be unplugged and removed from the computer. After this is done, then a new one can be installed.

Parts

No parts required.

  1. To access the graphics card, it is necessary to open the computer case. To do this, unscrew the marked screws and then slide the panel back. To access the graphics card, it is necessary to open the computer case. To do this, unscrew the marked screws and then slide the panel back.
    • To access the graphics card, it is necessary to open the computer case. To do this, unscrew the marked screws and then slide the panel back.

  2. Locate the graphics card. It can be identified by its position on the motherboard and built-in fan.
    • Locate the graphics card. It can be identified by its position on the motherboard and built-in fan.

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  4. Unscrew the following shown screw to remove the metal piece that holds the graphics card in place. Unscrew the following shown screw to remove the metal piece that holds the graphics card in place.
    • Unscrew the following shown screw to remove the metal piece that holds the graphics card in place.

  5. The graphics card can now be taken out by sliding it upwards.
    • The graphics card can now be taken out by sliding it upwards.

  6. After the previous graphics card has been taken out, the new graphics card can now be inserted. Remember to not forget to secure the card with the metal guard that was removed earlier. After the previous graphics card has been taken out, the new graphics card can now be inserted. Remember to not forget to secure the card with the metal guard that was removed earlier. After the previous graphics card has been taken out, the new graphics card can now be inserted. Remember to not forget to secure the card with the metal guard that was removed earlier.
    • After the previous graphics card has been taken out, the new graphics card can now be inserted. Remember to not forget to secure the card with the metal guard that was removed earlier.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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The one I am working on has on board video.... help? (DCMF)

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