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Old 05-07-2005, 07:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I just formated my hard drive on my 360ed IBM laptop and reinstalled ME and now the color is horrible.what do I need to do to get the color back.I only have 16 colors right now and had 256 before.thanks ,rod

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Old 05-07-2005, 09:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
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you need to install the correct driver for your graphics card - im sure IBM will have it on their website

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Drivers need to be installed silly.

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And while you are there it is probably worth getting hold of drivers for everything else too, soundcard etc...
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i thought a laptop would have at least 16,000 colors, not 256 at the runnin at 32,000 right now
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