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Old 02-13-2007, 06:44 PM   #1
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Exclamation Windows Aero + Movie Maker + DVD Maker

I have an HP Slimline PC and I just upgraded to vista home premium. I meet the graphics requirements (128 mb) but I cannot run aero, movie maker or dvd maker. I have an intel 910gl chipset and I have one pci slot, i have the newest drivers. Unfourtunatley I need a half height, low profile PCI crad, so this is hard for upgrading to a new graphics card. I have 1 gb of ram, vista home premium, celeron 1.50 ghz processer and a dvd drive. I need to use movie maker for a project for school but I get an error about hardware acceleration and video card requirements. My hardware acceleration is at full and i have searched online and called everyone but I do not know what to do. I also have no option to turn on aero, which was a major feature to the salesman who sold it to me.
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Old 02-13-2007, 10:36 PM   #2
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You shouldn't have upgraded to Vista. Your computer barely meets the requirements, and the onboard GPU isn't supported by Windows Aero. I'd suggest to revert back to XP.
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Old 02-13-2007, 11:57 PM   #3
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yeah, aero don't play well with integrated graphics
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