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How to find out what hardware is installed

by sak01 / May 26, 2007 1:01 AM PDT


I have just finished doing a clean install on my sisters computer, unfortunately, windows xp is using now using a generic monitor driver. As the comp is not mine, I dont know what driver it needs. I was wondering if anyone was had any software that would scan and tell me hardware details for monitor or is it even hidden in XP somewhere?

Thanks in advance

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Try this software that does audits of
by orlbuckeye / May 26, 2007 1:09 AM PDT
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For the monitor I never rely on software.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 26, 2007 1:28 AM PDT

All I've ever needed is to look at it's make and model. Unlike the PC internals.

Now let's hope you are not looking for a video card driver. For that I use EVEREST at this link ->


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by sak01 / May 26, 2007 4:13 AM PDT

Thanks! everest told me all I needed to know. I actually remember using very very similar app to everest before, but it had the same name.

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