Check What Video Card You Have on Windows 7

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Crystal, Eng, Anonymous

Welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to check what type of video card is on your Windows 7 computer.

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Steps

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    To check this, open the "Run" program.
    To open the "Run" program, press the Windows button and R simultaneously on the keyboard. A new window will open.
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    In this window, type "dxdiag" and press enter.
    It may take some time, but a new window will open.
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    Once the window is open, you will be presented with the information about the computer.
    It will tell you its name, operating system, language, manufacturer of the system, and so on.
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    To check what video card is in the computer, press the "Display" tab.
    If it is the first time running this tool, the system will ask if you would like to analyze it. Click OK.
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    In this case, the computer has already been analyzed, and it says the video card is "NVIDIA GeForce 9400 GT".
    The approximate total memory is 1267 MB. This is the full information about the video card.
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    Once you have all the information you need, click Exit.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to check what type of video card you have on your Windows 7 computer.
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Categories : Hardware | Windows

Recent edits by: Eng, Crystal, Lukward Thomason

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