How i configure pci vga card in dell 780 Tags: New Build VGA Dell PCI Configuration Windows XP Systems Last response: February 11, 2012 8:41 AM in Systems Share Anonymous February 11, 2012 7:36:20 AM i have dell 780 pc with xp operating system .i went to add new vga card ow i installed ? More about : configure pci vga card dell 780 alyoshka February 11, 2012 7:57:49 AM Open it up (Side Panel) check what kind of PCI/PCIe slots are available on the Mobo. Also check to see what sort of a case you're using and what the PSU output is like. Send us the info here with CPU/RAM details etc and we'll help you out. m 0 l galeener February 11, 2012 8:41:59 AM if its the full size its a q45 chipset and if its an optiplex 780 it has the following Expansion Slots: 1 full height PCIe x16 1 full height PCIe x1 2 full height PCI DIMM Slots: 4 If its small form factor it has Expansion Slots: 1 low-profile PCIe x16 1 low-profile PCI DIMM Slots: 4 If its ultra low profile it has Expansion Slots: N/A DIMM Slots: 2 So if its full size pull off the side panel and look to see if the pcie is open If its the smaller size do the same but you will have to look for a low profile pcie card. If its the ultra small your out of luck. This is the power available in your system which will also have to be considered for a replacement card Power Mini-Tower: 305W Standard PSU or optional 255W 88% Efficient PSU; ENERGY STAR® compliant, Active PFC Desktop: 255W Standard PSU or optional 255W 88% Efficient PSU; ENERGY STAR® compliant, Active PFC Small Form Factor: 235W Standard PSU or optional 235W 88% Efficient PSU; ENERGY STAR® compliant, Active PFC Ultra Small Form Factor: 180W up to 90% Efficient Internal PSU, ENERGY STAR® 5.0 compliant, Active PFC It looks as if it has a build in video already. You will have to deselct the on board if you add a pcie card. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do i configure wpa2 on Dell TrueMobile 1300 WLAN Mini-PCI Card Forum Dell OptiPlex 780 PCI Graphics Card Forum SolvedCan't find PCI e Port in my vga card Forum Solvedsupport vga card asus gt 630 2gb moeherboard nforce 780i sli Forum How i know type of vga card in dell n5110 Forum SolvedHow to configure this PSU power cable to VGA? Forum SolvedHow to configure video Card Forum SolvedPNY VCGGTX7803XPB GeForce GTX 780 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 SLI Support Video Card Forum SolvedHow to find compatible Graphic card(VGA)? Forum SolvedHow to configure wireless card on Cisco C870 Forum SolvedMSI ATI Radeon HD4650 1GB DDR2 VGA/DVI/HDMI PCI-Express Video Card Forum SolvedMotorola SBG6580: PCI or PCI Express or USB wireless card : maximus hero VI with GTX 780 Forum SolvedHow do I update the graphics of my Dell Optiflex 780 PC (Intel Core 2 Vpro processor) Forum Solvedhow to connect the Corsair VS550 550 Watt PSU having 6pin pci cable to zotac gtx 650 ti graphics card????? Forum SolvedIs EVGA GeForce 8400 GS 1 GB DDR3 PCI Express 2.0 DVI/HDMI/VGAGraphics Card the best I can do for Dell Optiplex 755 Forum SolvedIs Gigabyte 2GB 6670 PCI-E VGA Card good for gaming Forum SolvedDell nVidia Geforce 7800 GTX 256MB PCI-e Dual DVI Graphics Card Forum SolvedUnknown pci vga card Forum Solvedhow to disable onboard graphics Asus P8B75-M LX Plus, using only pic-e vga card? Forum Solvedhow convert 128 mb vga card in 256 mb Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !