Dr G: do you happen to have an old graphics card lying around? cos i think i've either fried it or the mobo on my pc
Kemp: in a way, I have an old PCI one
Dr G: i use pci. just need to figure out which bit has esploded
Kemp: note I said PCI, not PCI-E
Dr G: i have that
Kemp: yeah, just warning you that it'll be about as good as a chipmunk drawing the images on a whiteboard
And yay for none-standard abbreviations and their alternate meanings.
Dr G: just need to figure out whats gone south and if it is the gf which i hope an upgrade will come sooner than planned