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Lenovo m92p vs geforce 1050 TI 4gt lp

2018-05-10, 13:30 PM

Hi All,

 

I'm in a pickle and am hoping somebody can help me-

I have read and read lenovo forums, MSI forums Nvidia forums and am still none the wiser after downloading, updating, removing, installing  and so on,

 

I have a  32281s1 lenovo thinkcentre m92p mother board - I think everything is upto date as i downloaded the Lenovo service centre and updated all i could from there, I did the same with windows. But no mater how hard I try to resolve- when I seat my MSI geforce  GTX1050 Ti 4GT LP GPU in the PCI-e slot all I end up with is a black screen,

So far I have:

*connected the output from the video card with a hdmi to the monitor and disconnected the usual VGA from the onboard graphics connector- before i reboot the PC = result black screen.

*I have had the geforce seated in the pci-e slot but not connected the hdmi to either the PC or monitor and connected the VGA to monitor and usual mobo output = still a black screen

* IF i take out the GPU from the pci-e  the VGA connection works and i have a display on the monitor

*I have tried to download both old and new drivers from nvdia ( removing them each time with DDU) but they throw up the problem that as no GPU seated the drivers install wont let me get as far as custom installation ( as advised on other forums).

BIOS i believe is upto date via lenovo solution and update centres.

The GPU has worked previously in another practically same set up- the pc died a death so i just wanted to move the GPU from that thinkcentre i had.

 

My configs are as follows-

OS  win 7 64-bit professional-

Intel core i5-3470 cpu @3.20GHz.  

2x4gb Memory 

One TB seagate HDD.

MY PSU is ATX 500w

I also downloaded msi afterburner and tried to download and install MSI live update but that tell me the platform does not support it.?!?!

In bios i have tried both secure boot on and off while saving video options as auto PCi-e to PCi to MOBO graphics as well as just PCi-E solely and PCI solely too.

 

I am well and truly spent up on problem solving  this- I apologise for the detailed info above but i just thought it easier advising what i have tried already. I don't understand why the seating the GPU whether connected via hdmi or not is over riding the MOBO graphics card.

I have tried the old turning the monitor on and off to refresh the connection but that doesn't work.

Fingers crossed and will be grateful for any assistance

Dave

 

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Re: Lenovo m92p vs geforce 1050 TI 4gt lp

2018-05-10, 21:28 PM

 wrote:  I apologise for the detailed info above but i just thought it easier advising what i have tried already.

 


Everything but the most critical, the BIOS setting for the Video Devices.

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Re: Lenovo m92p vs geforce 1050 TI 4gt lp

2018-05-11, 1:23 AM

Honest to Jebus, Buddy, I cannot thankyou you enough... For two weeks i been cycling the tasks that i wrote earlier- 

Job just done in two mins = 

KUDOS KUDS KUDOS -

i also learnt some new information today and confident i wont forget this ..... thankyou

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