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You Will Need
- Phillips-head screwdriver
- Internet access
- Flat-head screwdriver (optional)
Turn off computer and open case
Turn off the computer and unplug the power cord and any peripherals. Then use the Phillips-head screwdriver to open the housing.
Look at orientation
Look for a slot that is close to or faces an opening or removable slats where the graphics card will be inserted and face out through the housing for input access.
Check for a lock
Check for a plastic locking mechanism on one end of the slot that snaps closed when the card is inserted.
Go online and search for photos of AGP slots if you are still unsure where yours is located.