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Old 05-26-2005, 08:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Driver problem.

Today when i rebooted my computer, the video card wont allow me to go past 4bit, 800*600. I have tried reinstalling the drivers, runing system restore, scanning for viruses and addware, and running a registry scan to check for errors in the registry. nothing will work. sometimes if i wait about 20min and go into the display settings it will allow me to change my resolutions and colour depth.

i don know what the problem it.
is there maybe a new virus that my virus scanner doesnt have defenitions for?

any help would be apreciated.
the card is a NVIDIA Ge force xfx 5200.


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Old 05-27-2005, 11:13 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Have you tried reseating your card? It might clear up the problem.

Another possibility is that the card is crapping out on you.

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