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  • PANOS69 Jan 15, 2008

    as far as my graphics is concerned, that is a SiS M661MX (last updated to SiS Mirage graphics XDDM), which probably prevents Aero from enabling. Besides that, I don΄t know if there is any driver to further update my graphics card, or if it is possible to replace it with a newer one (it is difficult to do so, as far as I know).



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I have Vista home premiem with sis mirage graphics, 1gb ram and a AMD sempron(TM) 2600+ processor

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What graphics card does your laptop have? It needs a dx9 one for the aero effects to work.

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  • Graeme Fallows Jan 15, 2008

    sorry but the card in notebooks is normally an integrated one and therefore not upgradeable. And yours is dx7 so will be unable to run aero....sorry :(



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