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Purchased an ASUS M5A97Plus mobo, AMD FX4350 CPU,

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purchased an ASUS M5A97Plus mobo, AMD FX4350 CPU, Logysis550Watt PSU, 1 2gb stick of corsair XMS3 1066 ram and an incompatible Nvidia GEForce GT710 GPU because Best Buy said it would work. No video and can't find a cheap GPU (under $100) Not a gamer, just a desktop workstatiion PC.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact model of your Asus? And what operating system are you running?
Customer: M5A97PLUS, AM3+ black edition. Intending to install Windows 7 32bit.
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: I can't finish building it because the graphics card is incompatible. No video signal. I Can't find a cheap GPU and the mobo has no integral graphics.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no, thank you.
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Jason Jones replied 7 days ago.

Hello,

Here is a listing of video cards that will function with your mainboard: http://pcpartpicker.com/products/video-card/?compatible_with=asus-motherboard-m5a97r20#sort=a8&page=1

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