Problem in Installing Video Card in Asus K8v-mx

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I really need your help.  I am trying to finish installing my video card but I can't seem to. 

I tried to upgrade to an ATI driver but nothing seems to happen.  It goes back to normal after starting up again.  My computer is quite old, it's an Asus K8v-mx, with a 2 gigabyte memory.  My monitor is an HD 4650 Radeon.  What should I do?

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Problem in Installing Video Card in Asus K8v-mx

What you referred to as the monitor is actually a graphics processing unit also known as a video card or graphics card. The Radeon HD 4650 uses a PCI Express x16 interface to get connected to the system.
Looking at your motherboard’s specification reveals that it does not have a PCI Express x16 interface but instead has the older AGP interface. This effectively makes the graphics card unusable for your motherboard.
Get a video card that uses an AGP connection, or upgrade your motherboard to be able to make use of that graphics card.
Thank you. Hope this helps with your current predicament.
Clair june

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