Video Card Problems nVidia RIVA TNT2

Ok working on a fairly old computer, took off the case and saw that it is an onboard video card. I can not get the right driver installed.. I used  everest home edition to figure out what display adapter is is using. It says it is using nVidia RIVA TNT2 so I went to the nVidia website and downloaded the driver that said would work with windows 2000.. Well i went to install the driver and it had an error, said it was not compatible with win 2000..   Basically went here  and chose graphic drivers, RIVA TNT  win2000  and tried using that and it did not work.. I actually tried every one of those graphich drivers and noner worked... Any ideas what else I could try to get this to work.. I hate these onboard video displays.. All onboard crsap seems to have problems for me.. Ok thanks in advance...
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CallandorConnect With a Mentor Commented:
There's a win2K driver under ALI GFXpro chip (M754LMR) on this page:

It may be worth a try, since your motherboard is specifically named.
Have you checked on you motherboard manufacturer's site for video drivers?
PaigePeopleAuthor Commented:
Yes I cant even find the motherboard listed on their site, so i cant find support drivers either.. I think its really old.. I listed some info below... and I will post all the everest info towards the way bottom of this post... Thanks again

Motherboard Name      PCChips M754LMR  (3 PCI, 2 DIMM, Audio, Video, LAN, Modem)

Motherboard Chipset      ULi/ALi M1631 ALADDiN TNT2

Video Adapter      nVIDIA RIVA TNT2                          

Field      Value
Operating System      Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
OS Service Pack      Service Pack 4
Internet Explorer      6.0.2800.1106 (IE 6.0 SP1)
DirectX (DirectX 7.0)
Computer Name      TURNER-PAIGE
User Name      Administrator
CPU Type      Intel Pentium IIIE, 650 MHz (6.5 x 100)
Motherboard Name      PCChips M754LMR  (3 PCI, 2 DIMM, Audio, Video, LAN, Modem)
Motherboard Chipset      ULi/ALi M1631 ALADDiN TNT2
System Memory      112 MB  (SDRAM)
BIOS Type      AMI (08/19/00)
Communication Port      Communications Port (COM1)
Communication Port      Printer Port (LPT1)
Video Adapter      nVIDIA RIVA TNT2
3D Accelerator      nVIDIA RIVA TNT2
Audio Adapter      C-Media CMI8738/C3DX Audio Device
IDE Controller      ALi M5229 PCI Bus Master IDE Controller
Floppy Drive      Floppy disk drive
Disk Drive      IOMEGA ZIP 100
Disk Drive      WDC WD200EB-00BHF0  (18 GB, IDE)
Optical Drive      CREATIVE CD5233E  (52x CD-ROM)
SMART Hard Disks Status      OK
C: (NTFS)      19085 MB (17788 MB free)
Keyboard      PC/AT Enhanced PS/2 Keyboard (101/102-Key)
Mouse      Microsoft PS/2 Mouse
Network Adapter      SiS 900-Based PCI Fast Ethernet Adapter  (
USB1 Controller      ULi/ALi M5237 USB Open Host Controller
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if its only a 2d card and you and you can't get it working just get a PCI card for 20 bucks.
PaigePeopleAuthor Commented:
I will try that win2k driver, and as for buying a new card, its not my computer, and i did just go to best buy and look for cheap video cards, cheapest was 99.... But i know they exsist... I may take one out of another computer and try it too... thing is, i did try a really old card and it didnt do anything, i even went into the cmos setup and changed it to PCI instead of the onboard graphich card.. and it displayed a blank screen... maybe it was that card... i will have to test it with another card... first let me try this driver.... Thanks again and i will let you know how it goes..
PaigePeopleAuthor Commented:
You rock, i have been trying to get this to work for a few days now.. That driver worked beautifully!! How did you find that driver?? Are you a google Jedi?? I must have searched and tried like 25 drivers.. Thanks again...
Err ... secrets of the Jedi ;-)
I googled for "PCChips M754LMR win2K drivers" and looked at the pcchips link.
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