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Do I need a video card?

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by Ed Stuart, Sep 17, 2009.

  1. Ed Stuart

    Ed Stuart Guest


    If I purchase I shuttle PC and only telnet into it, will I need a
    video card?

    Ed Stuart, Sep 17, 2009
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  2. Ed Stuart

    Arno Guest

    If you can to the BIOS setup and installation without one, then no.

    A better solution is mainboard with (slow) on-board graphics
    or a very cheap video card. I do the former with my headless
    Linux server. If I manage to really break something, I can still
    connect a monitor and keyboard.

    Arno, Sep 18, 2009
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