I Can't Change My Resolution. - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Tips, Tricks and FAQ
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-12-2004, 01:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 10
Default I Can't Change My Resolution.


i know it's probably a trivial problem but it's been killing me for days. i recently purchased and installed a new hard drive. ever since my display has remained at 16 colors and 640x480 resolution. i've tried everything i can think of and i simply cannot find any way of getting all of the colour options back.

i've got a PC Chips M810LR motherboard with on board everything. the display adapter comes up as "Standard PCI Graphics Adapter (VGA)" and after using aida i found something under the "Physical Devices" section called "SiS 300 Integrated Video Adapter". also, in the motherboard/chipset section it says that i may have a problem because AGP is disabled.

how can i go about rectifying all of this?



planty_pirate is offline  
Old 12-13-2004, 05:27 AM   #2 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 973
Send a message via Yahoo to intercodes


In your motherboard CD, there must be display drivers. Just insert the mobo cd and install your display drivers.
intercodes is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:46 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.