Detecting wrong graphics card Tags: Graphics Cards Systems Graphics Last response: February 12, 2012 11:30 AM in Graphics & Displays Share ritchiek February 3, 2012 11:23:51 AM What the heck...All systems that scan my pc scan my graphics card as a nvidia geforce 8800 GS. The problem is I have a Radeon 6970 in my system....Any solutions? More about : detecting wrong graphics card renz496 a c 149 U Graphics card February 3, 2012 11:35:41 AM did you have problem playing games or anything else? m 0 l ritchiek February 3, 2012 11:47:58 AM Nope. All my games still run the same. m 0 l Related resources Wrong Graphics Card Is Being Detected - Forum Please Help! My computer isn't detecting my graphics card. - Forum New power supply, computer not detecting graphics card. - Forum PC not detecting Graphics Card (r9 280) - Forum PC not detecting graphics card. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer alvine a b U Graphics card February 3, 2012 11:58:44 AM have you used an nVidia card followed by AMD card on the same system? its possible you can have the old video card drivers still on the OS m 0 l ilysaml a c 143 U Graphics card February 3, 2012 11:59:04 AM How the hell could this happen? what's your total system specs and the OS you're running? Do you have any nVidia cards attached to your system such as a dedicated card for Physx? m 0 l renz496 a c 149 U Graphics card February 3, 2012 12:01:22 PM i think you don't have to think too much about it if your computer performing as it should be. either there was some kind of error for the software or it does not have new database for your gpu which leads to your card was detected as something else m 0 l ritchiek February 3, 2012 10:04:15 PM I don't have any kind of nvidia anything linked to any of my hardware. My main specs are, corei7 2600k @4.4 Radeon 6970 gigabyte mobo 8gb ram 875 psu Both Skyrim and Blizzard games detect my card to be a Nvidia geforce 8800 -_- m 0 l randomkid a b U Graphics card February 5, 2012 4:18:34 AM ritchiek said:I don't have any kind of nvidia anything linked to any of my hardware. My main specs are, corei7 2600k @4.4 Radeon 6970 gigabyte mobo 8gb ram 875 psu Both Skyrim and Blizzard games detect my card to be a Nvidia geforce 8800 -_- You haven't specifically mentioned it so I need to ask. Have you installed catalyst? If yes, what version? m 0 l ritchiek February 12, 2012 11:30:08 AM I have version 12.1 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedComputer not detecting graphics card. Forum SolvedMotherboard(Asrock z77) not detecting graphics card(AMD Radeon 7950) Forum SolvedPC is not detecting my new graphics card. Forum SolvedAsrock z77 extreme 4 Not detecting graphics card. Forum ASRock motherboard not detecting graphics card Forum SolvedComputer not detecting my graphics card Forum Motherboard not detecting graphics card Forum SolvedBF3 not detecting 2nd graphics card (intel HD4000 & AMD radeon 8750m) Forum Graphics card not detecting HDMI output. Forum SolvedYellow and blue lines all over my screen, nvidia geforce experience not detecting graphics card Forum SolvedMotherboard not detecting graphics card Forum Tv detecting output from graphics card but no picture black screen (Panasonic TV) Forum SolvedWhat is wrong with my Graphics Card? Forum SolvedPC not detecting ASUS Radeon HD 7770 Graphics Card Forum Alienware M11x not detecting graphics card Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !