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Graphics Card Driver problem Dell Precision 690 Desktop with Nvidia Quadro NVS 285 graphics card

Posted on 2006-11-01
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Hi,

I am trying to install Windows server 2003 32-bit OS into the above PC, but there is no windows 2003 32-bit graphics driver for Nvidia Quadro NVS 285 graphics card. I tried to install XP/2000 driver but that screw up the system. Is there any work around for this?

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by:burrcm
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Since 2003 Server will turn off most of the cards facilities anyway, just use a cheap PCI card instead. You have one suitable slot.

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by:shiplu44
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Could you recommend some cards with Dual Screen Support and compatible with windows server 2003 32-bit?

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by:bgbeer
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I believe you can use the xp 32bit driversfound at nvidia.
I could be wrong but it,s worth trying.

here's the link.
http://www.nvidia.com/content/drivers/drivers.asp
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burrcm earned 250 total points
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Plenty of twin head cards out there, but S2003 is not likely to think this is a good idea. The OS is designed from the ground up to be a server. This means no frills, just exceptional file handling / sharing capabilities.

Chris B
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