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How to switch graphics card?

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8

    How to switch graphics card?


    I'm using an Alienware M17 laptop with a built-in GPU as well as an external GPU (EVGA GTX 670). When i was using windows 7, i could switch by disabling the built-in GPU and it will automatically switch to the GTX 670 as the default GPU, but this didnt work on windows 8. Anyone know how i can switch graphics cards on windows 8?

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  2. #2


    Posts : 60
    Windows 8.1 pro


    You can choose which one to use in the bios settings.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8


    Yea I've looked in BIOS and it doesn't show any options for GPU
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