Question about Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook

1 Answer

Video Card Problems

I first got this problem when I has on Vista (had the same problem with Vista as others did), I changed OS to XP and ran Updates. But the problem returned after a few months, it couldn't be resolved by the Windows checker until recently saying "the Video Card is causing Conflections with the laptop". Since then my Desktop keeps resetting and the Active Desktop Recovery display appears, and this happen with in a short time of openning Windows Explorer too. Sometimes it freeze and when i try to open Explorer via Task Manager I get "/e,/idlish,:1268:2168,C:\" error message, saying it could not be found.

I have already tried updating the Video Card with no success, could you help? My spec for it is:
Intel Celeron processor 530 (1.73 GHz, 533 MHz FSB, 1 MB L2 cache)
Mobile Intel Graphic Media Accelerator X3100
1GB DDR2

And I am using Mobile Intel 965 Express Chipset Family

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 20 Answers

You need to run the recovery and allow Windows Vista to rule the roost. If you do not want to do that then you need to get a different hard drive,(preferrably a new one) And load XP on to it. Your laptop is designed to run Vista and the drive is coded to do so. After so many updates on XP it will pick up on your recovery partition because of SP3 update. No way around it unless you switch drives. I don't think you have permissions to delete the partition with Recovery on it. Get a different hard drive.

Posted on Oct 19, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Ibm thinkpad r31 windows vista video drivers


The OS will ,USUALLY, apply a generic driver to the Graphics Adapter, and most essential components. Not always, but usually, when it boots the first thing you do is Windows Updates. You may have problems with some hardware when doing a OS upgrade.It can be tricky. If, say, you jump from XP to 7, you may be able to use vista drivers. Your in luck, on the ThinkPad R31 support website Vista and Win 7 drivers are available, SEE: http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/research/hints-or-tips/detail.page?&DocID=HT072387 Go with Win 7, if you have that option.

Apr 03, 2013 | IBM ThinkPad R31 2657 Notebook

Tip

Browsers like Mozilla/Opera/Crome/Netscape crashing This issue is common for...


Browsers like Mozilla/Opera/Crome/Netscape crashing
This issue is common for many using WinOS XP SP3, Vista, Win7 etc as Microsoft has made malicious programming codes in-built into their Explorer that makes other browsers work unstable....
There was a law suit which MS lost on this issue...now they have to allow other browsers to work in tandem....i guess this issue is not there in XP currently as the updates in there are not built to crash other browsers...so try XP...also try not to use Auto update enabled in the Control Panel/Security Ctr (disable it). I guess only a fresh clean install of OS with Auto update disabled can keep the updates from making changes to Mozilla/Opera/Google Crome/Netscape etc browsers...other than IE.

Note: Irrespective of which Win OS you are having keep the Auto Update Turned OFF, that way you will have less problems and the machine will be more stable, more often the Auto Update makes unnecessary changes to the OS which is not required at all…the Auto Update is in the Control Panel/Security Center. I have had many issues with Auto updates in the past, after disabling it since 1 year no issues in OS and my machine is more stable than earlier.
Keep these Settings in Security Center:
Firewall – ON, Auto Update – OFF, Virus Protection – ON and updated

on Dec 24, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I have dell inspiron 1545 intel media graphics accelerator 4 series chip set family. i cant play good games like crysis, mass effect, assasins creed etc. what should i do to play it. anyone please help me?


Minimum System Requirements
OS – Windows XP or Windows Vista
Processor – 2.8 GHz or faster (XP) or 3.2 GHz or faster* (Vista)
Memory – 1.0 GB RAM (XP) or 1.5 GB RAM (Vista)
Video Card –256 MB**
Hard Drive – 12GB
Sound Card – DirectX 9.0c compatible
* Supported Processors: Intel Pentium 4 2.8 GHz (3.2 GHz for Vista) or faster, Intel Core 2.0 GHz (2.2 GHz for Vista) or faster, AMD Athlon 2800+ (3200+ for Vista) or faster.
** Supported chipsets: NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT or greater; ATI Radeon 9800 Pro (Radeon X800 Pro for Vista) or greater. Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported. Integrated chipsets are not supported. Updates to your video and sound card drivers may be required.
Recommended System Requirements
OS – Windows XP / Vista
Processor – Intel Core 2 DUO @ 2.2GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+
Memory – 2.0 GB RAM
GPU – NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS/640 or similar

Apr 01, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1545 Notebook

1 Answer

Trying to eliminate Windows Genuine Advantage Notification


WGA can be removed from Control Panel/ADD REMOVE PROGRAMS>show windows updates (XP) or Control Panel>Programs & Features (Vista). You will need it installed, however, for Windows Update to properly function, as it guarantees that your copy of the OS is genuine and therefore eligible for updates. If you are having problems due to the WGA, I suggest you purchase a legitimate copy of the OS, or call MicroSoft if you feel your copy is legitimate, for resolution.

Feb 13, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

2 Answers

I am looking for a monitor driver for Windows Vista for LT1919


Windows XP and Vista should "auto-detect" the capabilities of this LCD screen.

If not, access http://WindowsUpdate.Microsoft.com
and scan for updates.
When the scan is done, look for "optional hardware" updates.
If Microsoft has a driver, it will be offered for download.

Nov 20, 2009 | Mag Innovision Computers & Internet

1 Answer

I use XP before as my OS then I changed to vista and now my sound card and video card does not funtion


you need to get vista drivers either online or through the manufacturer... thus is why i got rid of vista and went back to xp... also some software simply won't work with vista that did on xp.

Sep 17, 2009 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

The same scan error too.


Hello,

You have to make sure that the scanner/printer driver is installed on the Vista system. Otherwise, it will not be detected. You can obtain the driver from Canon's download page and choose the one for Windows Vista.

Aug 13, 2009 | Canon MX300 Office All-In-One Printer

1 Answer

Vista Home Premium fails to work correctly with 3rd party audio-ware, even though ALL audio product Vista drivers updated, and Vista OS software updated. Apparently the Vista audio problem is a common...


you will have a very hard time finding drivers for xp. dell will not support and dell does not have drivers for xp for your system. try vista sp1. i have no problems with my 1530

Aug 11, 2008 | Alesis Multimix 8 USB 8-Channel Mixer...

1 Answer

Will hellgate london work on my pc


These are the system requirements:
OS - Windows XP/Vista
Processor – XP: 1.8 GHz or faster / Vista: 2.4 GHz or faster
Memory – XP: 1 GB RAM / Vista: 2 GB RAM
Hard Drive – 7 GB (14 GB required for Digital Delivery)
DVD Drive – 8 SPEED (not required for Digital Delivery)
Video Card – 128 MB with Pixel Shader 2.0 support*
Sound Card - DirectX 9.0c compatible
DirectX - Version 9.0c (included)
Online Multiplayer – 512 Kbps or faster
Input - Keyboard, Mouse
This download is not supported on FAT16 and FAT 32 file systems.

*Supported chipsets: NVIDIA GeForce 6200 or greater (GeForce 8800 recommended for DirectX 10); ATI Radeon 9000 or greater. Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported. Updates to your video and sound card drivers may be required.

I think you'll need a better Video card.

Nov 17, 2007 | Dell GX270 P4 256/40/48X/XPP/NONE...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Acer Aspire 5315 Notebook Logo

128 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Acer Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18357 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Mohammed Ebrahim M
Mohammed Ebrahim M

Level 3 Expert

533 Answers

Are you an Acer Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...