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Driver Issues- Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 (build

by twilightguy / August 12, 2005 11:37 PM PDT

How do you find out what correct drivers to use on your computer?? I recently had a driver issue and was trying to upgrade my Nvidia drivers which I removed via the add/remove program but I'm now unable to get the correct version for my computer. I downloaded NVIDIA GeForce4 Ti 4600 [Display adapter] but everything (icons, fonts, etc) comes out miniaturized now!!!

Can anyone give me any suggestions for me to find the correct drivers for my computer???

Thanks

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Re Finding Drivers
by Daviddude / August 12, 2005 11:44 PM PDT

go to www.driverguide.com. fill out the registration and it will let you download a driver finder program that is free for two days...I used this to update the drivers for my video and sound and it worked great.

good luck !!

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I've used driverguide.com
by glb613 / August 13, 2005 12:21 AM PDT
In reply to: Re Finding Drivers

free for years. You need to register to use the service.

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But did you get the program tool download to find the driver
by Daviddude / August 13, 2005 12:33 AM PDT

???

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Why?
by glb613 / August 13, 2005 1:01 AM PDT

I just use the search wizard to find the driver.

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it gives more information
by Daviddude / August 13, 2005 1:05 AM PDT
In reply to: Why?

and has links to manufacture web sites for driver downloads.

that is how I got updated video and sound drivers - from the manufacture links provided with this program.

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