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VGA Adapter I have a Toshiba Satelite A135, which had the OS, Vista. I reformated to  install  Windows XP, all the drivers got installed except the VGA adapter.I get an error messages VGA adapter not found. Pls let me know where can i get the VGA adapter file . Thanks Muthu

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  • Anonymous Jan 23, 2008

    I have note book toshiba A 135 S 4427. First time installed with Vista. Because of always error, I decide to change with XP.

    But the VGA cannot running after I re install



    Please give me solution sir..

    gatot



    gatot80@yahoo.co.id

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Most new laptops shipped with Vista use drivers that use the new WDDM instruction set for Aero. XP has one less D, WDM. This usually means that generic drivers MAY be the only way to get it to work. There are too many packages of the Satellite A135, if you gave me which one I can point you to the correct chipset.

Regardless of the OS the laptop was shipped with, you can usually find drivers for any OS based on the video chipset used. For example the A135-S4827 includes an Intel GMA950 video chipset. googling your model + video chipset will almost always get you a driver.

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