Having problems with your Lenovo ThinkPad W500 Notebook ?

Display stretched horizontally

\015 After the downgrade from vista to XP, my display got stretched horizontally and missing a driver for video controller (VGA compatible). i can not find the right driver. Pls help!\015

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Go to the IBM/Lenovo WEB site - support/download page and download the latest Windows XP device drivers for your model laptop,
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