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Quote #4 Fri Sep 02, 2016 3:10 pm The Egg wrote:Well this is new....I didn't know graphics cards cared about UEFI.  How old is the system in question?  I know UEFI The old BIOS used to be hard coded (and limited to) starting from the tiny first blocks of the hard drive. location: 7forums.com - date: October 26, 2009 I have a issue here. https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh824839.aspx https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh825041.aspx Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. check over here

So the obvious fact would be: if you open the Disk Management tool or Diskpart or other partitioning tool and look for the partitioning scheme of the boot disk, you can Referenced from this link (http://www.powercolor.com/us/support_faq.asp) Here are my specs. The following shows the computer is set for Legacy Boot and the boot options available with Legacy Boot. However, I do sincerely thank you for trying to assist me. check it out

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Please help... :( location: microsoft.com - date: July 8, 2010 I FIXED ( THE SCREEN SAVER CANNOT RUN BECAUSE IT REQUIRES A NEWER VIDEO CARD COMPATIBLE WITH DIRECT 3D, ISUE . I hope you can guide me to a good install of WIN 7. Even without GOP UEFI boot mode is still faster and easier to configure. This may change over time but for now it means that replacement graphics cards might stop your Windows 8 PC working.

I think the main problem is there is no visible information to tell the user they have UEFI capability at the start, and no option to explicitly install Windows in UEFI Indeed, from there you can also watch if Secure Boot is disabled, enabled or unsupported. I confirmed this by searching for the official docs on MSDN… Which states.. Uefi Gop Most UEFI based computers will also support legacy BIOS boot.

This is expected behavior. UEFI, on the other hand, can be accessed via the Windows 8 Settings screen. First Time Here? http://www.windowshelpzone.com/thread/my-video-card-fails-to-operate-under-uefi..html I am very (very) pleased to report this issue has been resolved.

However, the install would start, install files till the four colored balls start swirling, then just freeze up. Correct? Question: Is there a workaround for this problem? Reply techboi says: 1 October 2013 at 17:26 thankyou for your resopnse.

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I can't help with different hardware and speed is not the only benefit anyway. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1vXSG44cCTjqbUQIL4HMo7DmJaRaHSSy7xuREvyPAMiU/ Further Reference Installing Windows on UEFI Systems Firmware and Boot Environment Wikipedia UEFI Documentation Posted in Microsoft Windows SetupTagged boot windows from gpt disk, featured, uefi bios, windows uefi setupBy Code Uefi Compatible Graphics Cards I've tried rebooting, tried fiddling with settings & moving the microphone's port and also updated skype to the very latest, but it still doesn't work. Non-uefi Graphics Card Then the system crashed and automatically reverted to Windows 7.

I've always wondered if there has been a clear cut answer why some of you have this problem. http://easylinkr.com/graphics-card/video-card-problem.php If able, see if resetting your UEFI settings back to default may help. If you can't find any of those options I mentioned in the BIOS, then your machine may simply be incompatible. Legacy BIOS boot install When complete you will a couple of differences compared to a legacy BIOS boot install. Legacy Bios Graphics Card

It also appears that many people are having problems updating their driver from the default, so I have no way of knowing if my driver won't update or if I have Answer: If you buy a non-UEFI-compatible graphics card and fit it to a PC with Windows 8 preloaded, there’s a likelihood that it won’t work. But of course, to do the first you had to own a 32-bit UEFI machine that I think it's uncommon. this content The original drive was 750GB and I replaced it with 1TB hard drive.

Secure boot protection to hinder malware and make BitLocker easier to use (but still secure) with the new PIN-only start-up feature. Any help is greatly appriciated, i also have a question about my other laptop ( This device i am playing on is also a laptop ). Can I install WIN 7 , 674 bit, using UEFI setup?

Basically you need to select the “efibootbootx64.efi” file on the system disk." Can you tell me how to do this part?

I just did. Reply Code Chief says: 9 June 2014 at 22:57 Hi Nico, Thanks for those tips. could the old 9800 GTX 512MB video card be failing? There's a nice "how to root the Surface" article which explains that.

Quote #2 Fri Sep 02, 2016 12:16 pm It depends on the context, but it probably means that it specifically supports UEFI GOP boot. Before you install in UEFI mode you should generally check with the vendor to make sure the BIOS is up to date. 2. Further, since Windows 8 was generally available the manufacturers appear to be rolling out UEFI as their standard "OEM pre-install" configuration. have a peek at these guys in Graphic Cards On the gaming PC that I'm fixing for my son's friend, the WEI fails to complete, and fails the "video" portion...

The specifications say: "BIOS Support: UEFI BIOS". I realize that it won't be able to fully use a RX 460 (see my previous thread), but I can use the card in a new system I hope to build I may have just gotten lucky, do what I did at your own caution.Now in closing I have a few questions. Or will this card always be incompatible? 2.

Reply Nico Parker says: 17 May 2014 at 16:39 Hey Code Chief, really a nice article! My Laptop model is Sony VAIO SVE1512Y1ESI Thank you Code Chief! Video BIOS is probably not going away for a while yet. Maybe the GOP protocol and the VGA port needed an adjustment to work properly.