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only 16 colors available for restored computer - II

By Meritindia
Jun 25, 2005
  1. Hi

    I am also suffering from the problem once faced by Katy_24. I am unable to go beyond 16 colour and cant see graphics properly as before. This is after I had to install Windows 98 after the hard disk was crashed.

    As suggested by Howard, I am posting below the summary display of my system as extracted from Everest below:

    Computer:
    Operating System Microsoft Windows 98 SE
    OS Service Pack -
    DirectX 4.06.03.0518 (DirectX 6.1a)
    Computer Name PENTIUM II 266
    User Name Shobha Rajan

    Motherboard:
    CPU Type Intel Pentium II, 233 MHz (3.5 x 67)
    Motherboard Name PCChips M715
    Motherboard Chipset Intel 82440LX/EX
    System Memory 32 MB (EDO)
    BIOS Type AMI (07/15/95)
    Communication Port Communications Port (COM1)
    Communication Port Communications Port (COM2)
    Communication Port ECP Printer Port (LPT1)

    Display:
    Video Adapter Standard PCI Graphics Adapter (VGA)
    Monitor LG StudioWorks 44i

    Multimedia:
    Audio Adapter Creative ViBRA16X Audio Adapter

    Storage:
    IDE Controller Intel 82371AB/EB PCI Bus Master IDE Controller
    IDE Controller Primary IDE controller (dual fifo)
    IDE Controller Secondary IDE controller (dual fifo)
    Floppy Drive GENERIC NEC FLOPPY DISK
    Disk Drive GENERIC IDE DISK TYPE47
    Optical Drive CREATIVE CD3220E SC980217
    SMART Hard Disks Status Unknown

    Partitions:
    C: (FAT32) 9537 MB (7262 MB free)
    D: (FAT32) 9537 MB (7515 MB free)
    Total Size 18.6 GB (14.4 GB free)

    Input:
    Keyboard Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural Keyboard
    Mouse Standard Serial Mouse

    Network:
    Network Adapter PCI/CardBus 10/100 Fast Ethernet Adapter NDIS5 Driver (172.16.46.54)
    Network Adapter PPP Adapter.
    Modem U.S. Robotics 56K Voice EXT PnP

    Peripherals:
    Printer PDF995
    USB1 Controller Intel 82371AB/EB PIIX4 - USB Host Controller


    I shall be grateful, if some one can advice me which driver to download and from where.

    Looking forward for necessary advice.

    Mrs. Shobha Rajan
     
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