Topic Title: Error with Ati 9800 Pro AGP in PowerMac G5
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Created On: 10/05/2012 05:19 PM
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 10/05/2012 05:19 PM
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pilukycba
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HI, I have a G5 and I'm trying to install a new AGP card (ATI 9800 pro) and I get the next resolution



[URL=http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/62/camerazoom2012100514200.jpg/][/URL]

http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/62/camerazoom2012100514200.jpg/


I have Tiger OS X updated and the system profiler have detected the card
What might be going???

Serial number of mi G5 is G85345SWRU4

Thanks ALL

 10/05/2012 10:37 PM
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zipsi
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Woah that picture looks bad, does the result save when you take a screenshot? I don't really know how it goes with Mac , but that would indicate a software issue, but if its only visible on the monitor, gpu is probably faulty and needs rma.



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 10/05/2012 10:49 PM
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GPU is faulty and in need of RMA? That's a 9 year old card on a $2000 Macintosh discontinued 6 years ago. Time to go to the Apple store and spend $3000 on a rebranded PC.

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