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Change my S3 ProSavage DDR

Q: Change my S3 ProSavage DDR

hi all i dont have much knowlegde of computing but was wondering if it is possible to change my s prosavage ddr graphics card so i can do more than what i can at present on my desktop I know my computer is nearly years old but i like it and it has never let me down i cant afford a new one at the moment so I recently increased memory to GB and my motherboard can support Gb so i Shall have GB within days Below is some info for anyone that can asisst me Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack build Install Language English United States System Locale English S3 DDR ProSavage my Change United Kingdom Processor a gigahertz AMD Athlon XP kilobyte primary memory cache kilobyte Change my S3 ProSavage DDR secondary memory cache Not hyper-threaded Drives Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space MATSHITA Change my S3 ProSavage DDR CD-RW CW- Optical drive quot format removeable media Floppy drive IN-WIN iAPP CF USB Device Hard drive -- drive IN-WIN iAPP MS USB Device Hard drive -- drive IN-WIN iAPP SM USB Device Hard drive -- drive IN-WIN iAPP MMC SD USB Device Hard drive -- drive ST A Hard drive GB -- drive s n JV MAE rev SMART Status Healthy System Model Time Computers KM - Enclosure Type Desktop Main Circuit Board b Board MICRO-STAR INTERNATIONAL CO LTD MS- Bus Clock megahertz BIOS Phoenix Technologies LTD PG Memory Modules c d Megabytes Usable Installed Memory Slot A is Empty Slot A has MB Local Drive Volumes c FAT on drive GB GB free Network Drives None discovered Printers Lexmark Series on USB Lexmark Print- -Fax Printer on LexmarkFax Microsoft XPS Document Writer on XPSPort Send To Microsoft OneNote Driver on Send To Microsoft OneNote Port Display S Graphics ProSavageDDR Display adapter AOC Monitor quot vis August Multimedia Realtek AC Audio for VIA R Audio Controller new Group Policies None discovered Other Devices MSI Micro-Star Motherboard MS- Please see below for the Memory RAM upgrade options available for the MSI Micro-Star Motherboard MS- Memory Details for the MSI Micro-Star Motherboard MS- Standard Memory MB or MB Removable Maximum Memory GB Total Memory Slots Memory Type -Pin PC MHz DIMM Notes nbsp

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A: Change my S3 ProSavage DDR

Appears that your video is onboard, and that your board has an AGP graphics slot.

So you could theoretically purchase an AGP card to replace it. These are the supported types:
Supports AGP 2.0 1x/2x/4x

This is a quick search on Newegg, just make sure you stick to ones that have 4x, not ones that are exclusively 8x. You can probably search online elsewhere as well.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=100007709%20600007850&IsNodeId=1&bop=And&Pagesize=100

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ok i play alot of games on my comp but alot of them dont work, and i herd that S3 prosavage have alot of problems is that true?
 

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Hi people
...i've this video card s3 prosavage ddr of 64mb but my pc only recognize the video card as 16mb, i've downloaded the last patch but it didn't do anything....what should i do?
Thanks
 

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the s3 prosavage displaay adaptor is the culprit
no proper display of colours
diagnostic message:
No resources avalable for the S3prosavage adaptor
please disable some component to make some resource available

how should i correct it
My pc confg:
P4,1.7 ghz,128MB raam,40 gb hard disk, Win XP sp 2
 

A:bad displaaay adaptor s3 prosavage ddr

If you have the correct driver installed and its just not functioning right or corrupt then try re-installing the latest driver from here: http://www.viaarena.com/default.aspx?PageID=420&OSID=1&CatID=1160&SubCatID=112
 

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How do I update my S Graphics Prosavage DDR Hi everybody I m only just learning about this stuff It seems I should update my Video driver which I think is the quot integrated quot type Don t laugh In other words it came on my samsung pc which is yrs old I haven t installed a separate Video Card Anyway I get this idea about updating So using quot dxdiag quot I found I have this under Device Display Devices --------------- Card name S Graphics ProSavageDDR Manufacturer S Graphics Inc Chip type S P M DAC type S SDAC Device Key Enum PCI VEN amp DEV D amp SUBSYS D amp REV Display Memory MB Current Mode x bit Hz Monitor Default Monitor Monitor Max Res Driver Name s gnb dll Driver Version English DDI Version Driver Attributes Final Retail Driver Date Size bytes WHQL Logo d Yes WHQL Date Stamp n a VDD n a Mini VDD s gnbm sys Mini VDD Date bytes Device Identifier D B DD -CE - CF-A - EADA C CB Vendor ID x Device ID x D SubSys ID x D Revision ID x Revision ID x Video Accel ModeMPEG C ModeMPEG A ModeMPEG D Deinterlace Caps n a Registry OK DDraw Status Enabled D D Status Enabled AGP Status Enabled DDraw Test Result Not run D D Test Result Not run D D Test Result Not run D D Test Result Not run I need an update I would have just gone to S s website or another website and downloaded something but it s not so simple to me There are dozens of things to choose from and nothing that looks like what I have Any help would be greatly appreciated I may not know much but am willing to learn and try things Thanks ABHINAV nbsp

A:How do I update my S3 Graphics Prosavage DDR?

5 years old... forget about updating the S3 driver and invest in a PCI based video card. This will really improve your graphics performance. Updating the S3 driver won't do anything for you
 

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Well, I installed W7 yesterday, and it looks quite promising so far. In fact, I'm genuinely impressed with it, except for the limited number of display drivers.

I put it on an old Compaq...model S3100NX, based on a Via chipset and utilizing an S3 ProSavage DDR video adapter. Of course I can't find drivers for it, for either Vista or W7.

Does anyone have any suggestions as to where I might find something compatible? My display maxes out at 1024x768 which, while decent, is hardly adequate.

Thanks for any help you can provide.

Chuck

A:Compaq S3100NX ProSavage DDR

  
Quote: Originally Posted by chuck


Well, I installed W7 yesterday, and it looks quite promising so far. In fact, I'm genuinely impressed with it, except for the limited number of display drivers.

I put it on an old Compaq...model S3100NX, based on a Via chipset and utilizing an S3 ProSavage DDR video adapter. Of course I can't find drivers for it, for either Vista or W7.

Does anyone have any suggestions as to where I might find something compatible? My display maxes out at 1024x768 which, while decent, is hardly adequate.

Thanks for any help you can provide.

Chuck


Welcome to the forums Chuck.

It may indeed be too old to even have drivers for it. The thing is, MS does not make the drivers for hardware. The hardware manufacturers do. Have you checked their site? Also, go into Device Manager and right click on your display adapter and select Update Driver.

If this does not work, and there is nothing on their site, it is probably too old.

~Lordbob

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So my friend wants to play a pc game (World of Warcraft) that does not support the S3 Prosavage graphics card series so he ordered a new card: Chaintech VGA Geforce 7600 AGP 4x/8x from Nvidia.

He says his motherboard only supports 4x which is why he bought this card which claims to be "4x/8x". However, after he installed the new card (without disabling his onboard Prosavage graphics chip)and restarted the comp, his monitor doesn't come on. What's the problem here?

Supposedly, Chaintech VGA 7600 AGP 4x/8x from Nvidia is compatible with computers that have onboard graphics chip. The instructions say to just install it and it should work.

Has anyone had this problem?
 

A:Switching from s3 Prosavage to Nvidia

He probably needs to disable his onboard video in the CMOS.
 

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what could be the possible problem?

Please Help.

Thanks!
 

A:S3 Graphics ProSavage DDR Problem

More info please... What is the rest of your computer? What operating system is installed? Who is your ISP (Internet Service Provider)?
 

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Hello.
I have recently purchased a new [Albatron GeForce 128MB AGP] Video Card. My old video card, (the built in S3ProSavageDDR) will not let me install my new video card, because if I uninstall the ProSavage, it will only let me reinstall the ProSavage. If I install the Albatron, it says "Hardware Cannot Be Installed". No error messages came up; it simply wouldn't install.

Thanks in advance for anyone who can help.
-LoveKnife
 

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Hi everybody I m only just learning about this stuff It seems I should update my Video driver which I How S3 I Prosavage my DDR? do Graphics update think is the quot integrated quot type Don t laugh In other words it came on How do I update my S3 Graphics Prosavage DDR? my Compaq Presario which is yrs old I haven t installed a separate Video Card Anyway I get this idea about updating because I m having a terrible time trying to play Europa the Guild Granted it wasn t well made and a lot of others obviously had crashing problems with it too but updating drivers seems to be an often-mentioned possible remedy So using quot dxdiag quot I found I have this under Device S Graphics ProSavageDDR Drivers Main Driver s gnb dll Version Date - - Do you think I need an update I would have just gone to S s website or another website and downloaded something but it s not so simple to me There are dozens of things to choose from and nothing that looks like what I have Any help would be greatly appreciated I may not know much but am willing to learn and try things Thanks Tom nbsp

A:How do I update my S3 Graphics Prosavage DDR?

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

Please would you take a few moments to read this post. A message for all newcomers. Thanks.

You can get the latest drivers for your computer, by going to your computer manufacturers website below.

http://h18000.www1.hp.com/support/files/

Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
 

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bAllowReboot: TRUE
bSilentReboot: TRUE
bPromptReboot: TRUE
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INF File Located at: C:\S3Graphics\ProSavageDDR_wxp_139433\ps5333.inf
No display adapter for specified vendor can be detected, or hardware detection could not determine display adapter type.
Hardware detect returned -4.
DestroyTimerWindow returned an error!
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A:trouble installing s3 ProSavage

Is it possible you have the wrong driver for your graphics?
 

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A:How to play recent games with S3 prosavage ?

please title your threads desciptively.
What kind of graphics card are you using? A driver alone doesn't tell me anything.
 

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A:Spyware wanting to change my registry information, change display properties, popups!

Do not create a new thread for the same issue. Your other thread has been deleted. A 24 hour period must pass before a bump is allowed.

Please read this thread:

http://www.techsupportforum.com//sec...ijackthis.html

Please subscribe to this thread to get immediate notification of replies as soon as they are posted. To do this click Thread Tools, then click Subscribe to this Thread. Make sure it is set to Instant Notification, then click Subscribe.

Before begining the fix, read this post completely. If there's anything that you do not understand, kindly ask your questions before proceeding. Ensure that there aren't any opened browsers when you are carrying out the procedures below. Save the following instructions in Notepad as this webpage would not be available when you're carrying out the fix.

It is IMPORTANT that you don't miss a step & perform everything in the correct order/sequence.

You have mutiple infections, and this will take several passes to get it all.

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Download the file - combofix.zip
Within it, double-click on combofix.exe & follow the prompts given
Depending on the severity of your infection, it may reboot your machine 1-2 times.
When it's done, it shall produce a report which you should post back here. Should it not open, it it located at C:\combofix.txt

Also post a new HJT log.

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A:Dell Inspirion 1525 BSOD No hardware change or software change

Welcome to the forums Neoco,


Code:
BugCheck 116, {fffffa8057088010, fffff8800482dcb0, 0, c}

Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\igdkmd64.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for igdkmd64.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for igdkmd64.sys
Probably caused by : igdkmd64.sys ( igdkmd64+23cb0 )

Code:
Usual causes: Video driver, overheating, bad video card, BIOS, Power to card
This bugcheck indicates that the graphics card driver has attempted to reset the graphics card, but failed to do so within the allocated time interval, and therefore caused a timeout with the following Stop Code 0x116. More Information - Timeout Detection and Recovery (TDR) (Windows Drivers)

Please follow these steps:STOP 0x116: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR troubleshooting
Note: Please do not hesitate to ask if you have problems or concerns with the troubleshooting steps within the listed guide.

Update:


Code:
0: kd> lmvm igdkmd64
start end module name
fffff880`0480a000 fffff880`04ddd500 igdkmd64 T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: igdkmd64.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\igdkmd64.sys
Image name: igdkmd64.sys
Timestamp: Wed May 06 19:22:19 2009 (4A01D55B)
CheckSum: 005D8353
ImageSize: 005D3500
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
Please update to the latest version from here - Intel? Driver Update Utility

Remove (suggested):


Code:
Pando Media Booster c:\program files (x86)\pando networks\media booster\pmb.exe
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A:The taskbar doesnt change themes and error whenever I change my theme.

For the Appearance tab, try this reg file. Save it to your desktop and double click on it to merge it to your registry. Reboot.

For the Themes, try this one.
 

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A:Suspecting infection, computer name change (and netbios change "9Aorka5")

once your scan is done with Mbam, please post the log then perform the following:Please download TDSSKiller exe version to your desktop.Double-click on TDSSKiller.exe to run the tool for known TDSS variants.Vista/Windows 7 users right-click and select Run As Administrator.Click on Change Parameters and click Detect TDLFS File System.    Click the Start Scan button.    Do not use the computer during the scan    If the scan completes with nothing found, click Close to exit.    If malicious objects are found, they will show in the Scan results - Select action for found objects and offer three options.    Ensure Cure (default) is selected, then click Continue > Reboot now to finish the cleaning process.    Note: If Cure is not an option, Skip instead, do not choose Delete unless instructed.    A TDSSKiller text file would be saved in Local Disk C.    Copy and paste the contents of that file in your next reply.

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Please post any operating (or infection) problems to the Mac forum area, as they are not handled here ...........
 
Operating Systems → Mac OS  ...............
 
 
Thank You - - - -

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Check to see what resolution your laptop's display is at, what the external TV resolution is when you connect it to your laptop, and MAYBE what resolution the videos you're watching are. This just sounds like a resolution issue. If the TV is at a larger resolution than your laptop's resolution, change the TV's resolution to the size your laptop is at. Then try watching a video to see what happens. Hope this helps.
-Lance
 

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A:bios change, now can't view monitor to change back

If you remove the battery on the mothernoard
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A:Should i change my power supply or should i change my graphics card?

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Hello Kechik Crew, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you like, you could do a system restore using a restore point dated before this happened to undo and fix this quickly.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/337645-all-icon-change-wmp-all-target-type-change-exe-file.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/word-2003-change-setting-but-they-change-back.968224/
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See this How-Tohttp://www.computing.net/howtos/sho...And, Excel questions are best asked in the Office Software forum.MIKEhttp://www.skeptic.com/message edited by mmcconaghy

http://www.computing.net/answers/office/how-color-of-cells-change-automatically-with-change-of-date/20531.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/annoying-icon-change-change-back.300098/
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A:Change IE Font Size - can't change

Quote:





Originally Posted by lisalam


IE 6.0
I have a user on an imaged pc - who wants her fonts larger in IE
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but the change won't "stick" - it goes back to smaller font
also when changing font size via "View/Text Size/Medium"
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Maybe take a look at this.Have to copy and paste into address bar. If this don't help go to Google and type for search "Fonts will not stick in IE".

http://www.thennews.com/a/n41/Font%20size%20won't%20stick%20in%20IE6%20XP%20SP2.php

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cant-change-task-bar-with-theme-change.977525/
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http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19682917
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My password is correct!
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A:How to Change ICQ# ?

Please Killer Bee, don't take this wrong; every member has the right to use any font and style they want to as long as system allows it, it's of course not my business to tell you how you should post. I'm only telling you my honest, sincere opinion.

I've been waiting you to grow up and stop playing with your posts. The Courier New size 3 you used earlier was already annoying enough to read, making me not to want to answer your posts, but now this your last move to Comic Sans Bold size 3 (most annoying font) was the last drop for me. I'm putting you to my ignore list to avoid seeing your posts anymore.

When (or if) you some day decide to use the forum defaults as 99.9% of other members do, that way helping to make this forums a more enjoyable surfing experience, and you would like me to remove you from my ignore list, please PM me. Notice please that I do not read PM's written in any other than system default font.

In friendly and sincere spirit,

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A:how can i change

Here's a link that may help you do that :

http://www.wintipz.com/XP/ChangeXPStartButtonText.htm

Good luck !

Pete C.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-can-i-change.517508/
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A:Key Change

I guess that I have to ask...why not just enter the appropriate key...when doing the install?

The key is tied to the install on that system...it's not tied to media.

As to "any", I would say that's incorrect, since many users may not really have a genuine MS Vista DVD, but rather have restore/recovery DVDs. Such do not equate to MS Genuine Vista DVDs.

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A:how to change an IP

you'll probably have to ask you provider about that...

or, one thing that might work is to disconnect from the internet, and reconnect.

if that doesnt work, then youll have to request an ip address change from your provider..


unless you are talking about your ip address on a local network...

then it's cakewalk, let us know if this is the ip you want to change
~BoB~

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/how-to-change-an-ip-8836.html
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A:Change OS from XP to 2k....

It is okay to format c: alone. Just put your w2k installation cd in and make sure that cd is the first boot device in bios. During the installation comes a part where you can format c:

-Mikko

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A:Change Key on WPA??

Not really. As long as you have a good key, letters and numbers, the more the better, you're quite secure. Obviously, it's never a bad idea to occasionally change the key or password for any secured resource.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/change-key-on-wpa.602352/
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Arctic Silver is the standard recommendation.
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Most computer supply shops carry it.
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Model: Base: Aspire 5135 Exact:Aspire 5315-2848
CPU: Intel Celeron 560 @2.13GHz

I am looking to go towards and better cpu that is compadible in my cpu socket. If you need any more specs comment below.

A:Can I change my cpu???

I suppose I'm not clear on the question. Are you asking if it is possible to upgrade, or asking for upgrade suggestions?
Heres a link that will guide you in the replacement of the processor.
Acer Aspire 5315 CPU Upgrade-Acer Laptop Review | My Best Laptop

And here is a link for intel processors.
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A:How do I change to IE9 64 bit

Bernard,

On 64bit computers, 64bit IE9 is installed with 32bit. Type "Internet Explorer" without quotes into your start menu search and you should see it.

If you are having IE problems, repair it: Troubleshooting Internet Explorer Issues - tut by Capt.Jack Sparrow

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A:how can i change my i.p

you boys got banned for something and now you want a dodge to get around the banning, you're a real role model dad.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-can-i-change-my-i-p.489204/
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A:Can i change it over?

I found something useful about this a while back it should help ya but its quoted from somewhere i cant remember

1.Click Start, and then click Run.

2.In the Open box, type regedit, and then click OK.

3.Locate the following registry key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion

4.To change the company name, do the following:

In the right pane, double-click RegisteredOrganization. Under Value data, type the name that you want, and then click OK.

5.To change the name of the registered owner, do the following:

In the right pane, double-click RegisteredOwner. Under Value data, type the name that you want, and then click OK.

6.Click Exit on the File menu to quit Registry Editor.

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A:change ip so it looks like im in UK

See my reply in your other post.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/change-ip-so-it-looks-like-im-in-uk.549629/