Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?

Monitor I reinstalled windows-XP using CD received from Mfr. My monitor settings have changed to 16 bits. How to change the resolution from 16 bits to 256 bits. Thanks


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Install the Drivers. The CD you received is just the basic Windows Install. You can download the drivers at support.dell.com\015\012Install order:\015\012Desktop System Software (If available)\015\012Chipset utility\015\012Video Driver\015\012Audio Driver\015\012Network Driver\015\012then install applications like Roxio/Sonic and DVD player
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