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Diamond Stealth 64 2001 series video cards use the S3 trio64V+ chip setand are not supported by the normal S3 video driver supplied with WindowsNT. During Windows NT Setup your computer may hang while performing thevideo test or later while booting into Windows NT after the installation iscomplete.
In Windows NT Setup, perform a custom installation. When the computerconfiguration screen displays:
Processor: video type: keyboard: keyboard layout: pointing device:
Manually change the video type from: "VGA or COMPATIBLE" to "STANDARD VGA640x480x16 color" during the text portion of Windows NT Setup.
During the Graphical User Interface (GUI) portion of Setup, the displaytype will be identified as a VGA Compatible - accept this choice and finishWindows NT Setup.
After Windows NT is installed, from the Display section of Control Panel,choose Change Display Type. Select the drivers provided by DiamondMultimedia systems Inc. to install the correct drivers.
You can get these new drivers from a number of ways:
Postal Service : Diamond Multimedia Systems, Inc.2880 Junction AvenueSan Jose, CA 95134
NOTE: The Windows NT 3.51 Service Pack 5 contains an updated S3 videodriver which correctly supports the S3 Trio64V+ chipset.
The products discussed here are manufactured by Diamond Multimedia systemsInc, vendors independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied orotherwise, regarding the products' performance or reliability.