Graphics Card Upgradation Issues with Toshiba® Satellite P500
Are you aware of the common issues that can take place while upgrading the graphics card of Toshiba Satellite P500?
With exceptional power and features, Toshiba Satellite P500 introduced the very special and high definition graphics card. This is mainly designed for 3D games and HD movies. The graphics card allows you to work freely or super-size your working environment. If you are a big multimedia fan, or a serious gamer this graphics card will help you a lot. This graphics card comes with a temperature monitoring function that allows you to adjust the fan speed. The high quality features not only means that it has better quality components but also to provides much stronger support for the users. This has the ability to perform above its predecessor. This also provides pure video enhancements along with a power controller for saving energy. This will give you better gaming experience even at extreme HD resolutions. Upgrading your graphics card is highly recommended to enjoy these features. The performance, quality and the output will also be improved. However, during upgradation users may face certain issues.
Common errors that can occur during upgradation are:
- Missing screen display
- Color pattern replacing
- Beeping noises
Missing screen display
You might have encountered this problem of missing computer display. This may be due to the graphics card driver failure. When you insert the graphics card you can see that BIOS recognize it. But you would not be able to see the display. When you remove the card the display will be appear. These are the common symptoms that normally come with this type of issue.
Color pattern replacing
This is similar to the pop-up windows. Sometimes images, icons and graphics are replaced by these patterns. At first this will affect word programs. After that slowly all other programs will be affected. This is a clear indicator of issues occurred during graphic card upgradation.
These types of noise can also come when you try to upgrade the graphics card. The common boot noise will be changed from one single to three long noises. Sometimes there will also be a delay in the booting process. These signals need to be taken seriously and proper attention needs to be provided while upgrading.