video driver./ display driver ??

  Ikelos 16:24 18 Apr 2006
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hi, are the above the same thing? just tried to upgrade the display driver, because of the display has lines across it, so went to the ATI website, downloaded the driver all 32mb of it, it starts to install then gives a message.

INF Error

video driver not found.

anyone any idea what is going on......thanks

  User-312386 16:37 18 Apr 2006

Sounds like you are downloading the wrong driver

However, did you uninstall the old driver first?

What card do you have?

video driver./ display driver are the same

  Ikelos 16:49 18 Apr 2006

hi Tony, long time no see...

the drivers are ATI radeon 9700 mobility ver 6.14.10.6416...


Zeb aka Ron

  Ikelos 16:50 18 Apr 2006

no, i did not uninstall anything first..

  ACOLYTE 17:09 18 Apr 2006

click here this app determines if the drivers are compatable with your system.

  User-312386 17:10 18 Apr 2006

why the name change? How are you?

Download drive cleaner pro first click here and install it. Do not run it yet

Uninstall Ati drivers in Add/Remove

Now go into safe mode (F5/F8)

When in safe mode start Drive cleaner pro and click on the drop down and select ATI, repeat process with all ATI. I would also click on tools and then Driver.cab and clean them. You could also clean the SP2 cab files (these take a bit of time to clean) as well mate.

When done restart computer and click cancel when box pops up to install drivers. Now locate the AtI file for latest driver. I would also download the old driver just in case.

Regards

  ACOLYTE 17:11 18 Apr 2006

opps the link didnt show right,but on the driver page there is an app that tells you if your system is compatable with the driver you want.

  Ikelos 17:18 18 Apr 2006

the name change just happened, must have been bored

anyway, I will follow the instructions and see what happens, if i never come back it will be because it has all gone wrong..

thanks Tony & Acolyte

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