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#1 jones2000u

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Posted 02 February 2005 - 10:08 AM

I fitted a new HD to my wife's computer and reinstalled ME from new. It's a basic 750mhz desktop with an NEC LCD 1530v monitor. The spec says the graphics adaptor is a S3 Savage4. I have downloaded current drivers for the monitor and the VGA device, but ME will not accept anything I throw at it.

All I get is the standard windows 16 colour plug-play driver

Has anyone else had this sort of problem that can help?

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#2 pip22

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Posted 02 February 2005 - 11:09 AM

If Windows isn't detecting the card (which it should do even before the drivers are installed) then it's possible it's just 'died' and you require a new one.

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Posted 02 February 2005 - 01:19 PM

There doesn't seem to be a whole lot of support for ME at the S3 site. On this page there is a likely looking one third from the top.

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Posted 02 February 2005 - 11:49 PM

jones try this one.
www.video-drivers.com/drivers/76/76611.htm]
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Edited by delta dart, 02 February 2005 - 11:51 PM.





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