monitor refresh doesnt change when changed

  two00lbwaster 16:10 03 Jan 2003
  two00lbwaster 16:10 03 Jan 2003

my monitor seems to be frozen on 60hz when i change the refresh rate in windows it doesnt change to the new settings

have got the latest ati catylyst drivers for my ati card and i even hunted down the omega version which is supposed to fix the problem

also got dx9 from the microsoft site

have got 128mb ati radeon9500 and and
click here
one of those on the driver that came with it labled cm1997fs

  [email protected]βÖ¥ ™ 16:18 03 Jan 2003

Remove the card from device manager and re-install the drivers again from scratch.

Sound like a corrupt driver and Windows is reverting to the default 60Hz.

  two00lbwaster 16:24 03 Jan 2003

yup tried that im going to try something else now.

thanks fatboy

currently running throuugh my 400watt psu (got two psu's 1x300 + 1x400) going to try separate supply to monitor as i just swapped my 19" monitor on to this my back up comp on separate supply and no probs and its on ati 8500le

  two00lbwaster 16:33 03 Jan 2003

nope that didnt work im now going to try a different monitor to get the refresh rate i want and then hot swap between the two

  Djohn 16:38 03 Jan 2003

two00lbwaster, if you have checked out your graphics card, have you made sure that your monitor is the correct one in display/properties.

  two00lbwaster 16:43 03 Jan 2003

yup am afraid it was not only that i have just tried my other monitor and im beginning to think that my new graphics card is faulty, especially scince ive tried my other monitor and thats ok

  two00lbwaster 17:15 03 Jan 2003

i have sent an enote to ebuyer about the problem and will await their reply

  two00lbwaster 21:22 03 Jan 2003

card is fine after installing my hansol 710A driver and reseting it was fine ??? hot swaped to 19" monitor an its ok for now :-/

  two00lbwaster 22:55 03 Jan 2003

i reset the computer and were back to stage 1 again :-(

  jazzypop 23:06 03 Jan 2003

Errm - I'm confused. You installed the drivers for your 17" monitor, and all was OK. You hot-swapped in your 19" monitor, and all was OK.

You rebooted with your 19" connected, and you are back to the 60Hz referesh. What happens if you install the current .inf file (driver) for your 19" monitor?

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