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Old 10-03-2008, 03:49 PM   #1
lazuvav
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Unhappy motherboard driver problem


hi guys i hope you all can help...i have a system that the mb fried..it was a nf7-s abit...i have got another mb but its a nf7-s2...similar but i bought it from e.bay and although it works fine it came with no drivers etc...so obviously a few problems come up...ie no sound and sm bus controller, an unknown device and mulitmedia controller all in the other devices in device manager with question marks next to them....does anyone know what to do?....i have looked for drivers etc but only find pay per driver sites...the motherboard came with no cmos battery so has a new one fitted if that helps...thx in advance guys...bill
 
Old 10-03-2008, 04:17 PM   #2
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"device manager"? Is this a Windows question or a Linux question?
 
Old 10-03-2008, 04:17 PM   #3
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Windows, it looks liek ...

that's a nforce2 Ultra 400 Chipset

go to www.abit.com.tx

Select Support
Select Driver Download
Select Socket A
Select nForce 2-SPP
Select nf7-s v2.0

You should end up on this page...
http://www.uabit.com/index.php?optio...ame=NF7-S+v2.0

or....You could grab the latest unified driver from nVidia
http://www.nvidia.com/object/nforce_udp_winxp_2.45


Alternately you could load Linux on it and use the following
http://www.nvidia.com/object/linux_nforce_1.23.html
 
  


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