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Weired Message after Boot up

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by pathyde, Feb 10, 2005.

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  1. pathyde

    pathyde Thread Starter

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    I am very new at this, so if I have made any mistakes, please do let me know and I shall attempt to rectify.

    Running Windows XP Home Edition, 768Mb RAM. 40Gb H\D.1.7Mhz Celeron Processor.

    I just recently purchased an ATI/PCI Video Card. Prior to this I had been using, Intel Extrenme Graphics.

    Before I made the purchase, I had made enquiries with Intel, if there would be any problems by the use of a Video Card. Answer to that was NO.

    Since I Installed the card I get the following Pop Up Message after every boot up. Made enquiries to Intel, to be told. Nothing to do with Intel????.

    The nessage is:

    File Needed:
    Copy file from:
    c:\windows\drivers\intel\graphics.

    The file 'ialmnt5.sys on Intel 82830M Graphics Controller Windows 2000/Windows XP Installation disk is needed.

    Everything I have tried has failed. I can find the entry in the Regisrty, but don't know enough to start playing around with the Registry.

    Can anyone help on this please.
    I will attempt any reasonable suggestion.

    Kind regards
    My Sincere thanks in Advance

    Pat
    PS.
    If there is any info missing that I can provide please advise me and I will provide it if I can find it.
    Ta.
     
  2. Old Rich

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    Have you disabled the onboard Graphics in BIOS . . this is usually automatic but it sounds like that did not happen when you installed the ATI card.

    wrs
     
  3. pathyde

    pathyde Thread Starter

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    Hi,
    My sincere thanks for the very fast response to my query.
    My BIOS provides me with two options. 1: Primary Video Adapter [PCI] or [Onboard]
    Currently the BIOS setting is on PCI.
    Display is running directly off the ATI\PCI card. Intel Extreme Graphics Controller 82845G is I believe required for the Core PCI on the system.
    But I am not an expert, far from it.
    The bit which I am finding somewhat odd is that the "File ialmnt5.sys, on Intel 82830M has never been on my system.
    That I do know for certain, unless it is doubling up for the 82845G, which I would find a bit surprising.
    My Thanks for the advice though.
    Kind Regards

    Pat
     
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