Solved

MOTHERBOARD!!

Posted on 2000-03-27
13
367 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-04
This is the first time I build a PC using the VGA & sound built-in on-board motherboard. Everything goes fine after installed win98. But the problem is I don't know how to install the sound & VGA driver????The m/board comes without driver CD.
0
Comment
Question by:kyokugenryu
  • 5
  • 2
  • 2
  • +4
13 Comments
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:celtics
ID: 2661518
Who made the motherboard?
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:compmania
ID: 2661719
Sounds like a buy at e-bay, you can search for the drivers at www.windrivers.com
0
 
LVL 7

Expert Comment

by:sorgie
ID: 2661767
If you can't find any drivers try the WIn98cd it has some decent drivers on it if you have no other choice
0
The Eight Noble Truths of Backup and Recovery

How can IT departments tackle the challenges of a Big Data world? This white paper provides a roadmap to success and helps companies ensure that all their data is safe and secure, no matter if it resides on-premise with physical or virtual machines or in the cloud.

 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:rayt333
ID: 2661985
What MB?? Most MB sites have the current drivers available for download, post the Make and model and we can give you a link.

If you are not sure of the Make and Model, then post the BIOS number that shows up durning or right after the memory count, hit the Pause button to stop long enough to write it down.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:tengle
ID: 2662606
Check "Device Manager" in "System" in "Control Panel" for your video and sound devices. If these aren't correct, delete them. Then try "Add New Hardware" in "Control Panel", if it didn't find new hardware during reboot.

If this doesn't do for you, the drivers that you need aren't on Win CD.

Go to www.motherboards.org after getting info described by rayt333 in previous comment.
0
 

Author Comment

by:kyokugenryu
ID: 2662858
This means it should be a driver cd for this type of m/b althougth it is a build -in type??
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
tengle earned 35 total points
ID: 2664999
Yes, you will have to load drivers for all devices that are integrated in MB. After ID-ing MB , go to MB site for drivers (motherboards.org). If not available, view manual online to see what chipsets are used for sound and video. Go to those websites for drivers (windrivers.com). You should be able to download them. Life isn't easy.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:Kreten
ID: 2720099
It's your own stupid fault for buying a motherboard with onboard sound/video!!
They always stuff up.
You won't get a liftime out of that board!
0
 

Author Comment

by:kyokugenryu
ID: 2838262
stupid ? No ! I'm building this type of m/b for my friend's request
0
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:rayt333
ID: 2838631
kyokugenryu
Did you find the correct drivers yet??
a little feedback from you could help solve this quicker.
0
 

Author Comment

by:kyokugenryu
ID: 2842159
Yes, I've found the driver at motherboard.org, but who should i give the points to ? tengle ? agree ?
0
 

Author Comment

by:kyokugenryu
ID: 2885331
Comment accepted as answer
0
 

Author Comment

by:kyokugenryu
ID: 2885332
Thanks everyone for helping :-D
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Stuck in voice control mode on your Amazon Firestick?  Here is how to turn it off!!!
In the modern office, employees tend to move around the workplace a lot more freely. Conferences, collaborative groups, flexible seating and working from home require a new level of mobility. Technology has not only changed the behavior and the expe…
Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro: 1 - Those with PCIe drives (and haven't found cloning software that works on them). 2 - Those who want a fast clone of their boot drive (no re-boots needed) and it can clone your drive wh…
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…

820 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question