Nvidia graphics hardware not in device manager Tags: Drivers Hardware Device Manager Nvidia Graphics Windows 8 Last response: March 16, 2013 12:42 AM in Windows 8 Share mhszqd January 20, 2013 7:29:33 PM Nvidia graphics hardware not in device manager, instead I have microsoft basic display adapter. This allows for dual monitors to have duplicate display only, does not allow an extended different display. I tried downloading ever Nvidia diver / chipset, but Windows 8 sets a microsoft basic display adapter and can not locate the graphics driver hardware for updating the nvidia software. More about : nvidia graphics hardware device manager pauls3743 January 20, 2013 7:39:46 PM Do you have an nvidia (Geforce/GTX/GTS/GT) graphics card in your system? tenaciousk January 20, 2013 7:42:23 PM Did you try Uninstalling all graphics drivers and restarting your computer? Related resources L421x no nVidia hardware present in Device Manager - Forum Video card not showing in device manager - Forum PCI Device in Device Manager Assistance with Drivers - Forum Nvidia hardware not found - Forum Device Manager reports 2 CPUs - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer smorizio a b \ Driver a b Î Nvidia a b * Windows 8 January 20, 2013 7:44:35 PM make sure in the bios with the new intel cpu that both chipsets are turned on if not the first chipset set in the bios will be on and the other will be off. hydefog9 January 23, 2013 4:35:07 AM smorizio said:make sure in the bios with the new intel cpu that both chipsets are turned on if not the first chipset set in the bios will be on and the other will be off. I cannot access the chipsets in the bios. I am having the same issue. The GeForce website detects my driver but still says Microsoft basic display smorizio a b \ Driver a b Î Nvidia a b * Windows 8 January 23, 2013 11:38:12 AM make sure you move the video cable from the gpu to the mb video port. till you switch the video display from ipgpu to pci the ipgpu will post the boot screen. xXSpecialsoulXx March 16, 2013 12:42:44 AM Heres a manual that i MADE for this kind of problem , i had the same problem so i wanna share this manual , its a powerpoint with solutions and programs i hope this helps NVIDIA Solucion Manual DRIVER [EN] (46 Mb) https://mega.co.nz/#!MpZAQJyZ!MySJLk3RELaahbMhx1mSz3qqDc0oPxZ__WZPx65SuLY Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Yellow exclamation beside device in device manager ... Forum Devices Missing in Hardware Device Manager Forum Is my new Graphics card the coprocessor i now see in device manager ? Forum No SLI Option in NVidia Desktop Manager ? Forum AN8 and unknown peripherals in device manager Forum Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 Not Displaying in Device Manager Forum Windows 8 and ASUS UL80VT (Hybrid NVIDIA - INTEL Graphics laptops) Forum Why does my graphics card not show up in device manager ? Forum Devices are not detected in device manager after format. - Win7 Forum Frustrating Windows 7 and Nvidia graphics card problem Forum Nvidia Graphics not recognized Forum Device Manager Forum Video Card not detected by Device Manager Forum Need help Forum H8-1414 graphics card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !