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hi, i just installed mandriva 06 free version on my comp and when i get to the end of the installation where to check the settings and stuff, i go ...
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    Question Nvidia 6600gt help


    hi, i just installed mandriva 06 free version on my comp and when i get to the end of the installation where to check the settings and stuff, i go into the graphic settings and select my monitor and my graphics which is a nvidia 6600GT, the card is not there instead it has selected geforce FX and the only 6 series is the 6800, i have selected both and both times X failed to work, it just splits the screen into two small parts which are pink and green colours.

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    you probably have to download the drivers from nvidia to get it working, they also have a fairly good readme explaining how to install it

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    although techie moe used to have a nice simple one on this site, this one should do...

    http://download.nvidia.com/XFree86/L...tml/index.html

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