Monitor Locked in VGA mode

Posted on 2005-05-12
Last Modified: 2010-04-14
I accidentally uninstalled my video adapter sotware. Now, W2K wants to install a VGA video card. It will not allow me to install my display adapters software. I tried to change the refresh rate om the monitor tab in display options, but all options are greyed out.

I have an ATI 128 Rage Unltra display adapter on my machine.

In the devices listing, windows show the Vidoe card with an exclamation piont. I have an NEC Accusync 75F monitor and I do not see the monitor listed in the device manager either. Please help ASAP.
Question by:daygo20
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    Accepted Solution

    just skip the windows installation proces by clicking cancel then install your software

    Author Comment

    Tried to download the software from ATI (do not have the CD) but i get a severe error messgae saying the driver is not compatible with the adapter intsalled on my machine.

    Author Comment

    problem resolved. Downloaded driver software from dell and it worked.

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