WinXP crashes when trying to load Pinnacle PCTV

  Micad 17:02 07 Mar 2003
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My system crashes when trying to load the Pinnacle pctv(rave) 5.10 video controller driver rob_v.sys. Pinnacle say I should have no problems.
HP say I have a conflict with my onboard video S3 Graphics ProSavage driver. They suggest disabling it but system still crashes. As when it crashes, it restarts with the TV driver disabled I can't see where the conflict is occurring.
Any help most welcome

  Micad 16:43 17 Mar 2003

Further to posting the question, replies from microsoft tell me I have a driver conflict(most helpful)and from hp pavillion that the conflict is with my S3 graphics ProSavage onboard video card. I have since tried installing an AGP graphics card but that also causes a crash.
Can anyone advise me of an alternative driver to s3gnbm.sys that could resolve my problem? I'm becoming desperate. Micad

  Micad 11:59 15 Apr 2003

After following advice from HP(Pavillion PC's) to disable the onboard video graphics, I find that I have a conflict with a "VGA SAVE" driver that has appeared from somewhere. Any thoughts will be welcome. Micad

  graham 13:36 15 Apr 2003

Take the pctv back and get a refund. Then buy a proper TV.

  MAJ 14:04 15 Apr 2003

If you want to email me, I have a driver on my webspace for the RAVE card that works well with XP PRO (at least). You can try it out if you want.

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