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Driver i bought a computer and did a clean install with xp now i cannot get online my monitor is really big and cannot change it because alot of drivers have been deleted and i cannot update them or reinstall them because the ethernet driver is gone. is there any way i can download a driver for my computer on another comp and install it on the one thats messed up? if so how and where can i get it from? thanx...

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Seems to me that you need to get the ethernet working first. If you can get a copy of PCWizard installed on the machine, it will identify all the chips and then you will be able to search - on your other computer - for the correct driver.

Good luck!

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You need to download drivers for your different hardware. Did your PC come with a driver disk? Go to Control Panel > System > Hardware Tab > Device manager: Then on that window it will show you all your current drivers, I'd say a few of them would have exclamation or question marks on them.

Changing your display back to normal size: Right click on your desktop > Properties > Settings And then move the slider to the correct resoloution for your PC.

Alternatively you could download this file Link It will auto and download the correct drivers for your PC

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