Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works

what is framebuf?

  • Please log in to reply



    Member 4k

  • Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4,302 posts
I assume that what you are using is a restore disk. Restore disks are meant for thge computer it was shipped with. The reason being is that the disk has all of the chipset drivers for the board that is in the computer. Used with any other board and there could be problems.

A google search shows the framebuf error being mainly associated with video. What I also found was bios corruption and a bad floppy cable.

I would suggest setting the bios to default.
If you have video on the board, I would go with that first.
  • 0





  • Topic Starter
  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 27 posts
well i have a student version of xp pro let me try that and see what happins.
thank you all for helping me get to the butt of this computers problems.
  • 0

Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP