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Graphics are terrible when i play videos

I have an old toshiba portege 3110ct which i recently bought (second hand). it is meant to run on windows 98 or nt but i managed to install xp on it and it runs pretty fine but i have a problem with playing movies. most video formats (like avi mpg) played using vlc player or windows media player either produce very bad audio or the motion picture keeps freezing and jumping. sometimes vlc gives black and white colour for avi files which i manage to correct by changing the video output module but it still gives a jumpy picture and cracks in sound. can you please help me solve this. i have trident video accelerator graphic card in use.

i'd also appreciate if you know any light antivirus i can install as all the premium ones, (avg, avira, avast) slow the system terribly. i don't have protection and i'm using mcafee stinger standalone antivirus to clean a few viruses, trojans and variants

thanks in advance for any help you might offer.

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Looks to me u need a new video card.....also install the free download MALWAREBYTES....go to google to find download side and let it run full scan...i am sure u have a lot of maleware and other stuff in ur pc....
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