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Toshiba Satellite Pro 4600 OS Windows 2000

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by toby-peggy-poppy, Nov 18, 2008.

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  1. toby-peggy-poppy

    toby-peggy-poppy Thread Starter

    Nov 18, 2008
    In trying to resolve a conflict with the Windows 2000 pro OS (resulting in a reduced screen size) I have managed to disable the existing vga setting. The result is a blue screen and this error message:
    "STOP: 0x000000B4 The Video Driver Failed to Initialize".

    Although the computer appears to boot up, that's as far as it goes. It then states that it's dumping physical memory - turns off and then starts to boot up again.
    I've pressed F8 at start-up and attempted to return to last known good configuration, I've tried safe mode, vga mode the lot, but I can't seem to break the 'cycle' mentioned above.

    I'm reasonably literate, but not a techy...can anyone make a suggestion?

  2. DaveBurnett

    DaveBurnett Account Closed

    Nov 11, 2002
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/240369 seems to fit the bill???? Apart from the not working in safe mode either, but.......... worth a try.

    You might have to disable the Port on a Laptop as you may not be able to change the address in the BIOS.
    You should be able to re-enable it once the drivers are back properly if you need it.
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