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post #11 of 22
Maybe try updating your video card driver first? http://support.gateway.com/support/d...x=22&y=8&st=kw
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post #12 of 22
Just look in the device manager. Right click my comuter then select manage then highlight the device manager and expand display adapter to see

Or enter the gateway model and type on the website and look at the specs. This should not be a difficult task to accomplish
    
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post #13 of 22
ctrl +r then type "dxdiag", go to the graphics tab.
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Originally Posted by Hailscott View Post
ctrl +r then type "dxdiag", go to the graphics tab.
Read the first post.

Any luck yet?
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the only reason i am asking this is because i got a 1.0 on gaming graphic in the vista thingy
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You Have: Standard VGA Graphics Adapter it says i have this
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post #17 of 22
Did you try updating the driver yet? It sounds like you only have a default Vista driver as opposed to the actual nvidia one.
http://support.gateway.com/support/d...x=22&y=8&st=kw
I am fairly sure that you need to get the one provided by gateway as well and standard nvidia drivers from the nvidia site won't work.
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i install that one than i go into cabs and install it a nvidia logo shows up and blah blah and i install it ask me too restart i do it and when it turns back on the screen resolution 800x800
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That sounds like you installed it right, now you should be able to go into your display properties and change the resolution to what you want. Then check and see if GPUZ will give you the graphics card info.
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it wont let me install it it keeps crashing
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