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August 7, 2008 10:24:09 AM

I just got my graphic cards ASUS 4850 to replace my old sh*tty GeForce 7300 for my World Of Warcraft on a 24" LCD.
When I open the box, it comes along with a power cable, just I am not sure what to do with it? Do I connect it with the motherboard directly to the graphics card itself or I can just ignore it.

Please advice.

thanks

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August 7, 2008 11:02:50 AM

Power cable for the power supply.
August 7, 2008 11:09:04 AM

yes, I know it's for the power supply, so does it mean I will need to attach the cable from the card to the motherboard. Because my old card doesn't have such thing. lol.

It's new to me
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August 7, 2008 12:12:33 PM

No, you have to connect to power supply, not the motherboard.
August 7, 2008 12:20:05 PM

oh, okay. Thanks very much! and what about the AA, AF stuff. How do I set them up ? Or I can do that with the software ASUS provided within the installation CD
August 7, 2008 3:33:28 PM

With your lack of experience I would just suggest that you stay away from the CCC diver control panel and just use in-game AA and AF settings. And yes, you plug the 6pin connector to the card, and the two 4 pin connectors to the powersupply's 4 pin connectors. That is assuming your powersupply can handle that load.
August 7, 2008 4:09:09 PM

thank manys, appreciated
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