Need driver for Presario on-board video

I am still trying to get my friend's Compaq Presario model 5050 computer up and running without having to resort to the dreaded restore disk (my friend has misplaced the disk and I don't wnat to use it anyway).  I found the drive for the Modem (which is integrated with the motherboard), on Compaq's Web site, however, there is no driver for the integrated video controller.  Windows has set up the Sylvania, model 72, monitor as a standard VGA, 16 color only, PNP device. However, this monitor has operated with a wider range  of choices before the computer got fouled up. When I formatted the hard drive, I missed the fact that the drivers for these integrated components is not available in W98.  Can anyone help me find the correct video driver?
rdavesAsked:
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rayt333Commented:
What model number???
Compaq does not list a 5055 presario?
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rayt333Commented:
There are no articles within My Presario that contain 5505.
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rayt333Commented:
Whoops posted the wrong one but I was trying differents searches.

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boom23Commented:
go here http://web14.compaq.com/falco/sp_list.asp 
I'm sure what model does your friend have but 5055 is not on the list.
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rdavesAuthor Commented:
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rdavesAuthor Commented:
rayt333 & boom23:
Sorry for the confusion.  The Compaq I am working on is a 5050.  I have visited the site suggested by boom23 and found one option for "Display" at that site.  The driver provided there is for  "Presario specific models ATI Rage LT Pro Video Driver".  However, because windows was not able to specifically recognize the integrated video circuitry (it is part of the motherboard), windows has assumed that it is a "standard vga video adapter".  Thus the only options in Control Panel available are 2 color and 16 color.  Instructions on the Compaq web site, suggested by boom23, told me to got to [START-SETTINGS-CONTROL PANEL-DEVICE MANAGER-SYSTEM-DISPLAY ADAPTER] and I should find something like "3d rage LT Pro".  However, since windows has made some assumptions about what this display adapter is, all I see is "Standard VGA adapter".  And I cannot tell by looking at the motherboard whet this darned thing is.  I am reluctant to try to unpack the files offered by Compaq, since I do not know what the video adapter thing is, and I don't want to screw this machine up like it was when I got it.  

So here's my question:  What is the name of the Video thingie on a Compaq Presario model 5050 and is the driver offered on the Compaq web page "http://web14.compaq.com/falco/
sp_list.asp" the correct one to use.  Is there more than one video thingie on the 5050 series or only one, ATI Rage LT Pro?
Your help is much appreciated.
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1cellCommented:
what is the video chip?
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rayt333Commented:
From my experience with Compaq until you install the correct driver from Compaq then the computer will only see a generic part, (be it the video, audio, modem, ect) So what you need to do is go into display properties, click on advanced, then on adapter, then click change, when it comes up then click on "have disk" and point it to the file you downloaded from compaq, it should now identify the video adapter as the correct one and install the driver.

Usally the driver from the manufactor will not work properly since the OEM changes things around, Compaq is very bad about this, they want everyone to use "only" their parts, drivers, software, ect, on their computers.
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LadyKathCommented:
Try this web sight

http://www.driverguide.com/
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rdavesAuthor Commented:
The proposed answer from Lady Kath sent me to a website that did not have the driver I was looking for. I had, prior to posting this question, acquired a driver from the site suggested by Boom23.  That is the driver I installed and it works.
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rdavesAuthor Commented:
The site suggested by boom23 was the correct one from which to acquire the driver that I needed.  Actually, I was already aware of this site from previous questions I had asked and I had already downloaded the necessary driver.  I just didn't have the courage to install it.  I am accepting boom23's answer anyhow, since, to my mind, this is the fair thing to do.  
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