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  1. #1

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    Dec 28, 2007
    video card problem

    yesterday I bought my first apple (IMac).
    everything is OK but after I installed the vista ultimate, I couldn't find the video card. it says that the video card is the Standard VGA Graphics Adapter the is manufactured by Microsoft!!!!!!!!!

    please help


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    Member Since
    Dec 26, 2007
    24" iMac 2.8 GHz / Mac Mini 1.66 GHz
    how are you running Vista?
    boot camp or with VMware / pharrells?
    With boot camp it might just be the case that you need to install the drivers, which can be found here (those are for the 32bit edition of vista) 64bit can be found here

    If your using VMware of similar, then it won't come up, it doesn't have primary function over the graphics card.
    24" iMac 2.8Ghz, 4GB RAM, 320GB HDD, 580GB EHDD, Firewave, 7.1 Sound System. Mac Mini 2.66GHz, 1GB RAM, 80GB HDD, 2.1 Sound System, 19" LCD Flat Screen Monitor, EyeTV with Miglia Mini. Apple TV 160GB.iPod Mini Blue 6GB

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    Member Since
    Dec 28, 2007
    Thanks for the reply
    I used boot camp to install vista.
    I tried to install the drivers but it didn't work. so any other suggestions?

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