Why does it not scroll smoothly?

  pcbobby 13:55 26 Nov 06
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I have just acquired a new PC. AMD Sempron 3000+
OS Win XP Home sp2. IE6

Whenever I view a saved web page or a Word document, it does not scroll smoothly.
It judders like the old-fashioned arrivals/departure boards at stations!

I have checked the box ‘scroll smoothly’ in the ‘Advanced’ section of Internet Properties.

Any advice would be appreciated.

  Probabilitydrive 14:20 26 Nov 06

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  pcbobby 14:27 26 Nov 06

Probilitydrive.
I use a wireless keyboard and mouse.Belkin.
Has worked well for 12 months, batteries are good and PC responds promptly.
Except for scrolling.

  De Marcus™ 14:34 26 Nov 06

Is your graphics card installed properly?

Check device manager.

  Legolas 14:38 26 Nov 06

Have you installed the latest graphics drivers they should be on one of the disks you got with the PC

  pcbobby 15:10 26 Nov 06

Graphics cards?? Hhmmm.

Not too smart on these things!
The disc supplied is WinFast Utility CD.
Items listed are:
Chipset devices
Device drivers
Super utilities
Adobe etc

  Legolas 15:14 26 Nov 06

It should be in the device drivers section. I know that if I do a fresh install of my operating system before I install the graphics drivers I get the jerky scrolling you describe.

  Legolas 15:16 26 Nov 06

Just a thought if it is an onboard graphics chip the drivers will be in the chipsetdrivers section. I would put the disk in and install anything that refers to graphics.

  pcbobby 15:17 26 Nov 06

I shall insert the disc and see whats in the device drivers section.

  pcbobby 15:18 26 Nov 06

Back soon! I hope!

  pcbobby 15:29 26 Nov 06

Yes, the installation of the Graphics drivers solved the problem. I can scroll this page very nicely!!

My thanks to one and all.

PS. There is also a floppy disc in the bundle, called Media shield (NVRAID)
What is it for! or this a new thread? !!!

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