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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by knightinchainmai, Nov 1, 2011.

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  1. knightinchainmai

    knightinchainmai Thread Starter

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    HI, can anyone help reinstalled windows XP sp3 now I cannot get my resolution above 1024 (was running at 1360) and refresh rate is bad causing flickering when scrolling
    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 3, 32 bit
    Processor: AMD Turion(tm) 64 Mobile Technology ML-34, x86 Family 15 Model 36 Stepping 2
    Processor Count: 1
    RAM: 958 Mb
    Graphics Card:
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 190771 MB, Free - 176411 MB;
    Motherboard: ASUSTek Computer INC., Opal
    Antivirus: AVG Internet Security 2011, Updated: Yes, On-Demand Scanner: Enabled
     
  2. Mark1956

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    You need to install the correct drivers for the graphics card, at present you will only have the generic XP graphics driver installed. On the other hand if you are running off the motherboards built in graphics you need to install the chipset drivers.

    There is no graphics card listed in your specs so it is difficult to advise further. What make and model is the PC.
     
  3. manuleka

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    1. Download the Mainboard Drivers (especially Chipset)
    2. Download and Install Video Card Driver

    Run Berlarc if you're unsure of specific models - it might be able to tell you some of the parts on your machine (especially the mainboard and video card)
     
  4. flavallee

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    Right-click MY COMPUTER, then click Properties - Hardware - Device Manager, then click the + in

    Display Adapters

    What's listed in that heading?

    Double-click it to open its properties window, then click the "Driver" tab.

    What's listed for the driver date and driver version?

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    If there are any entries with a ? next to them, advise what they're named.

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