Article ID: 942634 - View products that this article applies to.
When you use certain NVIDIA GeForce FX Series video cards to view images in Windows Photo Gallery, you may experience display issues.
These issues may occur if there is a bug in the NVIDIA GeForce FX driver that you are using. This issue has been observed in the following NVIDIA GeForce FX Series video cards:
To work around this issue, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Install Windows Live Photo GalleryWindows Live Photo Gallery contains a work around for this issue. To install Windows Live Photo Gallery, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Method 2: Look for updated NVIDIA driversInstall the latest drivers for your video card. To do this, visit the following NVIDIA Web site:
http://www.nvidia.comMicrosoft provides third-party contact information to help you find technical support. This contact information may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this third-party contact information.
Note This issue has been seen in driver version 96.86 and earlier versions.
Method 3: Disable hardware acceleration for the Windows Photo Gallery
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of these products.
Article ID: 942634 - Last Review: September 20, 2007 - Revision: 1.0
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