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Monitor is not clear and no sound (win 98) pentium 2 board

After the installation of win 98, the monitor (vga) graphic was not clear, i try to set it to 256 color, but the setting did not work, and also the sound did not work, the media player is not showing well due to the monitor problem.
all the cards are on board. windows complain of not getting compatible driver for the monitor and sound


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Re: monitor is not clear and no sound (win 98) pentium 2...

You meed to go to the makers website and download the drivers for you graphics as they do not come with windows.

hope that helps

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