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upgrading graphics on a Vaio PCV-W1/G

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by bullos34 » Sat Feb 17, 2007 3:01 am

Hi,

I have a Sony Vaio PCV-W1/G desktop and have recently put Vista onto it - however apparently the video/graphics card isn't up to it (vista gives it a 1/5) - anyone know if it is easy to upgrade the graphics on a PCV-W1/G -anyone tried it before?

many thanks.

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by hyedipin » Tue Apr 15, 2008 12:47 pm

That computer uses on-board intel video card "accelerator".
If the computer has PCI and AGP port, or PCI-X, you can just buy any nVidia card and put it in, it should work just fine.
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by Dam14n » Fri Jul 31, 2009 6:27 am

no it uses SIS download the update from them
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by aarenlainey » Sun Apr 04, 2010 8:31 pm

HI
These issues will only be resolved if and when Vista compatible
driver are released. you just try to download the Vista Driver from Support.vaio.sony.co.
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