Issue, need advice

Deathonakeyboard

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Issue: Windows XP home w/ ASUS A7V8X-MX & ASUS R9600 SE.

Video drivers Ati do not find chipset system w/ VGASAFE driver loaded. Attempted to disable VGASAFE to reinstall video- now no video on startup of OS.

How to fix?
Troubleshooting steps?

any help at all would be great.
 

coolsquirtle

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which brand is the card?
have u try using the fix function?
where did u get this message?
which drivers are u using?

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blackphoenix77

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Try a BIOS update..

<b><font color=red> ATI 9600Pro </font color=red></b>
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<b><font color=blue> Abit NF7-S </font color=blue></b>
<b><font color=black> 2x256MB Corsair PC3200 </font color=black></b>
 

cefoskey

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i honestly have no idea what you are talking about with:

"Video drivers Ati do not find chipset system w/ VGASAFE driver loaded."

please explain more of whats going on if you need help

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Slava

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<b><A HREF="http://forumz.tomshardware.com/hardware/modules.php?name=Forums&file=viewtopic&p=402504#402504" target="_new">Ignore him</A></b>

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blackphoenix77

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Haha, we're ignoring you. Turns around

<b><font color=red> ATI 9600Pro </font color=red></b>
<b><font color=green> AthlonXP-M 2500+ OC'd 3200+ </font color=green></b>
<b><font color=blue> Abit NF7-S </font color=blue></b>
<b><font color=black> 2x256MB Corsair PC3200 </font color=black></b>