Abit GF4 TI4600 User Manual

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Chapter 2. Hardware Setup

2-1.Card Installation

This graphics card can only be installed in a motherboard with AGP slot. Please handle this card with care and make sure to unplug the power supply of your system before installation.

New Systems:

1.Unplug all power cords of your computer.

2.Remove computer chassis cover.

3.Locate the AGP slot on your motherboard.

4.Remove the metal bracket corresponding to the AGP slot. Keep the screw.

5.Align this card to the AGP slot. Hold the card’s edges and insert it into the slot without using excessive force or pressing any components on the card. Make sure it is firmly and completely fixed into the slot.

6.Secure this card’s mounting bracket to the back panel of computer chassis with the screw removed from the metal bracket.

7.Replace the chassis cover.

8.Connect PC monitor or other display devices to this card.

9.You are now ready to install the software drivers and utilities.

Systems with Existing VGA Card:

1.Change the display driver to Standard VGA.

2.Shut down your computer and unplug all power cords.

3.Replace the existing VGA card with this new card.

4.Restart your computer.

5.Install the software drivers.

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2-2.Siluro GF4 Ti4400/Ti4600 Connection

Package List:

Siluro GF4 Ti4400/Ti4600 2D/3D Graphics Accelerator

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Installation CD including Driver, SiluroDVD, 3Deep® and True Internet Color®

Mini Din to S-Videoand RCA adapter

S-Videoextended cable

Composite (RCA) cable

DVI-Ito VGA Adapter

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Chapter 3. Software Setup

The screen displays in this manual may not exactly reflect the screenshots on your screen. The contents of the Installation CD that came with this card are subject to change at any time without notice. The latest driver for this board is also downloadable from our WEB site at http://www.abit.com.tw.

3-1.Windows 98/ME

Auto Setup:

1.Start Windows. Insert the Installation CD into CD-ROMdrive, it should execute the

installation program automatically. If not, double-clickthe execution file at the main directory of this Installation CD to enter the installation menu.

Click “Driver Install”.

2.The welcome screen appears, click “Next>” to start installation.

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3.Click “Yes” if you want to install the DirectX, and then follow theon-screeninstruction to complete the setup. Click “No” if you

don’t want to install the DirectX, and then restart the computer.

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3-2.Windows 2000

Plug and Play Setup:

1.Start Windows. When Windows detects your graphics card, the Found New Hardware Wizard dialog box appears. Click “Next>”.

2.Select “Search for a suitable driver for my device [recommended]”, and then click “Next>”.

3.Select “Specify a location”, and then click “Next>”.

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4.Insert the Installation CD into CD-ROMdrive. Use the “Browse...” button to locate the driver, or type “E:\Driver\Win2KXP” to specify the path. E: is theCD-ROMdrive. Click “OK” to continue.

5.The wizard has found the driver for this device. Click “Next>” to continue.

6.Click “Yes” to continue.

7.Windows has finished installing the software for this device. Click “Finish” to close the wizard.

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Auto Setup:

1.Start Windows. Insert the Installation CD into CD-ROMdrive, it should execute the

installation program automatically. If not, double-clickthe execution file at the main directory of this Installation CD to enter the installation menu.

Click “Driver Install”.

2.The welcome screen appears, click “Next>” to start installation.

3.Click “Yes” to continue.

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4.Click “Yes” if you want to install DirectX, and then follow theon-screeninstruction to complete the setup. Click “No” if you don’t want to install

DirectX, and then restart the computer.

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3-3.Windows XP

Plug and Play Setup:

1.Start Windows

2.When Windows detects your Siluro GF4 Ti4400/Ti4600 graphics card, the Found New Hardware Wizard dialog box appears. Click “Next>”.

3.Select "Search for the best driver in these locations", use the "Browse" button to locate the driver, or type "E:\Driver\Win2KXP" to specify the path. E is the CD-ROMdrive. and then click "Next>".

4.This is warning information. Click "Continue Anyway" to continue.

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5.Click “Finish” to complete the installation.

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