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Windows 7: Monitor Help

08 Jul 2009   #1
ncperrotta069

W7 RC
 
 
Monitor Help

I just d/led windows 7 RC and im having problems connecting to my 2nd monitor, the screen on my laptop is working just fine.

its not recongizing the monitor at all

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g18/ncperrotta069/Untitled.png

i have a HP - Pavilion Laptop with AMD Turion™ X2 RM-75 Dual-Core Mobile Processor with NVIDIA GeForce 8200M graphics

my monitor is a Samsung t240 HD

In device manager
Monitor is showing - Generic Non-Pnp Monitor
Display is showing Standard VGA Graphics Adapter

im not experienced with this kind of stuff at all

Please help

ty


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08 Jul 2009   #2
ncperrotta069

W7 RC
 
 

somebody?
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08 Jul 2009   #3
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 
graphic driver

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ncperrotta069 View Post
I just d/led windows 7 RC and im having problems connecting to my 2nd monitor, the screen on my laptop is working just fine.

its not recongizing the monitor at all

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g18/ncperrotta069/Untitled.png

i have a HP - Pavilion Laptop with AMD Turion™ X2 RM-75 Dual-Core Mobile Processor with NVIDIA GeForce 8200M graphics

my monitor is a Samsung t240 HD

In device manager
Monitor is showing - Generic Non-Pnp Monitor
Display is showing Standard VGA Graphics Adapter

im not experienced with this kind of stuff at all

Please help

ty
You just need to download a friver for the samsung t240 HD. then device manager will display correctly

Hope this helped

Ken
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08 Jul 2009   #4
DarkXeno

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote:
In device manager
Monitor is showing - Generic Non-Pnp Monitor
Display is showing Standard VGA Graphics Adapter
Looking at this Im going to ask if you loaded the latest drivers for your Nvidia card??
Then once you have loaded the Nvidia driver I would load the Samsung one like zigzag3143 said.
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08 Jul 2009   #5
ncperrotta069

W7 RC
 
 

i didnt load anything or d/l anything can some1 tell me where i could d/l these drivers?
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08 Jul 2009   #6
DarkXeno

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ncperrotta069 View Post
i didnt load anything or d/l anything can some1 tell me where i could d/l these drivers?
Brinks has a post on the nvidia drivers here it is
Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7
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08 Jul 2009   #7
ncperrotta069

W7 RC
 
 

sorry im a noob at this, heres a brief list of the supported, i have a GeForce 8200M and its showing GeForce 8200M G, does the "G" make a difference?

GeForce 8800M GTS
GeForce 8800 GS
GeForce 8700M GT
GeForce 8600M GT
GeForce 8600M GS
GeForce 8400M GT
GeForce 8400M GS
GeForce 8400M G
GeForce 8200M G
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08 Jul 2009   #8
DarkXeno

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I dont believe it will make a difference, give it a shot.
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08 Jul 2009   #9
Muffinz413

Windows 7 RC 7100
 
 

Go To WINDOWS UPDATE and look there and there should be an driver update there for your monitor and then everything should work perfectly!!
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