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#1 digarisor

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Posted 07 August 2010 - 08:36 AM

I am have just got a new computer and im already having problems, it seams that this hand me down laptop is running a old video driver.

the hardware is NVIDIA Quadro fx 1500m

im having no problems until i play oblivion, a little while into every session i go to a new location and my computer screen reverts to a large blue screen and tells me that my driver is out of date.... i cant find a new driver and the driver i downloaded from NVIDIA wont download.

any help is appreciated

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Posted 07 August 2010 - 05:43 PM

A laptop will often need a specific mobile implementation of the driver.

Is the driver package you downloaded specified to cover the mobile application? What brand and model of laptop is it?

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Posted 08 August 2010 - 08:16 PM

it is a dell precision

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Posted 08 August 2010 - 11:06 PM

Which model of Precision?

Alternatively, enter your service tag below:

http://search.ap.dell.com/results.aspx?c=a...se&~ck=anav

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Posted 09 August 2010 - 08:08 PM

Dell Precision Mobile WorkStation M4300

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Posted 09 August 2010 - 08:36 PM

Dell offer Version 175.75 :

http://support.ap.dell.com/support/downloa...4300&os=WW1

Is this a later version than currently installed?

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Posted 09 August 2010 - 09:48 PM

possibly but to be honest im on vacation and dont have access to my laptop so untill i get home i wont know...... but with the information you have already provided im shure i can find what the problem is. thank you so much

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Posted 09 August 2010 - 09:58 PM

You're welcome.

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