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Color depth - video settings

Whenever the computer sleeps or reboots the color depth changes to minimum, I have to reset it every time from 16 to 32 bit...

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  • ruffnut Nov 28, 2007

    it is a paviliion 9500dv it has an nvidea 8600M GS graphics card...

  • ruffnut Nov 28, 2007

    I am running Vista 32 bit, there are no additional letters on the model number but the service number say dv9518tx

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What is the make/model of the laptop? You may need to re-install or upgrade the video driver.


Hope this helps :) Kindly leave a rating. Thanks..

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  • Mrunal Mody Nov 28, 2007

    I want to make sure I get the right driver for you. Is there any additional letters in the next to the model name?

    dv9500t? dv9500z? or just dv9500?

  • Mrunal Mody Nov 28, 2007

    I also need to know what OS you're running?

  • Mrunal Mody Nov 29, 2007

    Follow this link to download and install the driver. Vista should automatically go out and get the driver. Nevertheless, the driver is about 130MB.

    http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softw...


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