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Old 01-09-2005, 01:34 PM   #1
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Unhappy Unable to install any Distro's !

Hi there, and thanks in advance for any advice.

I have attempted to install a number of distro's on a PIII 928 MHz 128M RAM PC.

All of them have failed during installation so I am attempting to use Knoppix 3.7 to get at least get something running on it.

I am getting the error message "You passed an undefined mode number" which is reffering to the monitor screen settings.

The monitor is A Belinea VESA VGA

I have tried using the failsafe mode however after installing the screen has a wide black strip running down it and is unusable.

Using the 80 x 25 screen mode results in the screen turning off, as if it is not receiving signals from tthe PC!

Any ideas would be appreciated!
Steve, Wolverhampton, UK
Old 01-09-2005, 02:20 PM   #2
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Have managed to get Knoppix going to a fashion, no need for help now!


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