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Ok, so yesterday I decided I'd update my driver for my video card (I think it's a video card...), which is an Intel(R) 82845G/GL/GE/PE/GV Graphics Controler. However, when I went to the Intel site and downloaded the proper driver, it failed for an unknown reason. I tried a few more times with now avail. I would really like to fix this because I am stuck in 640x480 resolution with 4 bit colors, and it's really ugly...

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Whenever I played WoW (starting yesterday) after about half an hour I'd get a blue screen with an error similar to this.. (BSoD) This is why I decided to update my driver.

I also tried to "roll back" the driver, but that didn't seem to do anything either.

Any help is appreciated, thanks!
 

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Howdy,

Have you check for any heat issues.......fans all working...PC not clogged up with dust.

What Memory do you have in that PC?

To find out your Video card... Click Start>>Run type devmgmt.msc click OK

First do you see any yellow warning signs beside anything especially the Display Adapters?

Look down the list for Display Adapters and click on the + sign to expand it...what gets expanded is your video driver....make a note and post back what it says.
 

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it says exactly: Intel(R) 82845G/GL/GE/PE/GV Graphics Controler, and there's a yellow circle with an exclamation point ("!") in it. We have .99 gig of RAM, and that's the only display adapter on the list.

I doubt it's a heat issue, we've had the computer for over 2 years, and we've regularly cleaned it for dust. We have never had this problem before, either.

EDIT: I am going to school right now, and probably won't have time to check this again until sometime around 3 Central Time, so that's why I won't respond.

EDIT2: Back home again. Anybody know how to fix this?
 
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