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Old 09-16-2003, 01:37 PM   #1
pobfosheezy
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can't find ATI video card driver


Hey,

I have a HP xz 355 laptop. I can't find a driver for the video card, right now i have it set as a default flat panel and it works fine, except for 3d gaming, the z dimension doesn't work well. Anyway, i just want to know where i can find a driver for ATI mobility radeon 7500c.

P.S. Neither HP nor ATI has drivers for this device

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Old 09-22-2003, 08:36 PM   #2
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As far as I know the only way to get the thing to work well is with the gatos drivers. The install is a little manual, and their page only mentions XFree86 4.2.0, but their download page has a set for XFree 4.3.0. Follow the instructions very very carefully and you should be okay.

Cheers,

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