Re: Blue screens black screens
With Asus. Let them put pressure on Nvidia to produce the needed drivers.
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
"Steve" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi Rick
> Do you mean open a case with Asus or Nvidia?
> Or even Micrososft so they know it's impossible to trust Vista on that
> kind of machine?
> Thank you for the advice
> "Rick Rogers" <email@example.com> a écrit dans le message de news:
>> Hi Steve,
>> I've seen a number of reported issues with nvidia's nForce chipsets
>> (which that mobo uses) and AMD dual core cpu's. Asus' site lists no Vista
>> compatible chipset drivers for this motherboard, only XP and below, so
>> you may be suffering from a compatibility issue. I would open a support
>> case with them to confirm it.
>> Best of Luck,
>> Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
>> Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
>> "Steve" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> Hi every one,
>>> I have two disk SATA Western Digital 320 Go.
>>> One has XP Pro installed and the other one has Vista home prenium. OEM
>>> To install Vista I unpluged the XP disk and did a clean install on my
>>> other SATA.
>>> But Vista freezes all the time and I get lots of blue screens.
>>> While on XP I did scan my computer to check if compatible with that tool
>>> you download at microsoft
>>> No problem were detected. I also get a score of 5 for that performance
>>> I have a Athlon 4200+dual core
>>> 2Go of RAM
>>> motherboard M2N-E
>>> Geoforce 7950 GT 512 Mo
>>> Audigy 2 sound card
>>> Still, I am having big problems with my Vista home Prenium OEM.
>>> All kind of problems.
>>> -First I can't activate it. It says that there is a problem call bla bla
>>> -When I try to transfer big datas from my other WD SATA (that I
>>> reconnected of course) I can read
>>> "calculating remaining time" and that it will take days, yes days before
>>> it is done. Under XP I can do that in minutes (many Go) not days
>>> -It will freeze every time and I have to push reset.
>>> -Many many blue Screens even in safe mode... or black screnns. Nothing
>>> will hapen during that times for hours until I reset.
>>> -Beside Window nothing else is installed at tha moment. But Windows had
>>> found the wright drivers for my sound card, video card and all the
>>> devices except for game port and my second network card.
>>> -My video card fan is running like hell all the times. Normally after a
>>> while it becomes quiet.
>>> -Some important updates are impossible to install.
>>> And so on. So far the more I try to fix it the worst it seems to get.
>>> Does anyone have an Idea? Any MVP around?
>>> I think if I can't fix it in one or two weeks I will ask for a refund
>>> because there is noway I will pay for this. We have 90 days to get a
>>> refund did you know that?
>>> Thank you in advance