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Humboldt
11-26-02, 03:36 PM
My old system has a 16 MB Voodoo 3 2000.

Is there a way to tell if it's AGP or PCI without opening it up?

I've tried SiSoft and it gives all sorts of information EXCEPT that.

Thanks

YARDofSTUF
11-26-02, 03:46 PM
open sisoft goto pci/agp


change teh bus option from generic to agp, if it lists ur video card under agp, then its agp.

A_old
11-26-02, 05:00 PM
Originally posted by YARDofSTUF
open sisoft goto pci/agp


change teh bus option from generic to agp, if it lists ur video card under agp, then its agp.

could still be an integrated card w/ no agp slot tho...depends on if its an oem machine or not.. i suggest lookin on the back of the machine..if it's on the mobo back plate, it's integrated (usually agp)..and from there pop the case open to see if u have an agp slot or not

Humboldt
12-04-02, 12:06 AM
It's listed under AGP and I know the motherboard doesn't have an integrated video card (if that means what I think it means:D).

Is AGP good or bad?

LT-73
12-04-02, 12:18 AM
Originally posted by Humboldt
It's listed under AGP and I know the motherboard doesn't have an integrated video card (if that means what I think it means:D).

Is AGP good or bad?

AGP is VERRRRRRRRRY GOOD! ;)