Reinstalling device drivers

  Kit1 10:45 01 Aug 2005
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After having to reformat the hard drive I am trying to install the Neomagic drivers for the display on my Tecra 8000 laptop so that I can get the full display back. I have downloaded and unzipped the drivers from Toshiba web site but when I try to install them Win98 insists that it is running a better driver which is a generic VGA driver. Any advice?

  Stuartli 10:51 01 Aug 2005

Are you updating the drivers via Device Manager and the Display Update Drivers from its Properties?

You might need to do it from Safe Mode.

  Kit1 17:49 04 Aug 2005

Thank you, I had originally tried to install the driver via Control Panel/Display/Settings/Advanced or Control Panel/Add New Hardware. Using Control Panel/System/Device Manager/Display Manager was successful. I will now install all the other device drivers!

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