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Old 01-14-2005, 10:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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During this use of my computer i experianced first major LAG, then problems with windows, i was forced to manually reboot, however when i came to windows xp, i found this:
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I have no clue whats happened, i ran both anti virus AND spyware detection.
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Old 01-15-2005, 04:12 AM   #2 (permalink)
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do you have an ATI rage II 3d video card?

try resetting hardware acceleration. I haven't been on windows for eons, so someone help him with this one.
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Old 01-15-2005, 11:53 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Restart the computer in safe mode >right click>mycomuter>properties>hardware tab>device manager>click on the + sign beside display adaptors>right click on the vga driver and unistall and restart the comp.
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Old 01-16-2005, 05:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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its all good, i ended up just reformatting, it needed it anyway.
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