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Hi, by googling, I found this website trying to look for solutions to my problem, I'm new to the forum, so I'm really sorry if this is missplaced, if it is, please tell me where to repost it.

Here's the thing, I recently bought a Biostar GeForce 210, I installed it with the drivers that it brought with (in the cd), and I saw that it was really outdated (191.07), I went to nVidia downloaded the new drivers (280.26), installed them and boom, video card stopped being recognized, I'm sure I downloaded the correct drivers, but just to be safe, instead of using the nVidia beta software to recognize which drivers to install, I did it manual, GeForce, GeForce 200 series, GeForce 210, Windows 7 - 32 bit, downloaded, installed, same issue.

I went to the Biostar webpage, and found some older drivers for the video card (270.xx) installed, same issue.

I tried a clean driver install, same issue.

The video card works fine, with the old drivers, but I want to update it, it should let me update!

I really ran out of ideas of what could be, I'm desperate, please help.

Thanks before hand, Oscar.

PD: After each fail update, I checked in device manager, and in the display adapters, it was showing the GeForce 210 but with the yellow alert sign, I right clicked properties, and it was showing an error (I don't really remember exactly) something about it stopped working because it was having errors with windows.
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Hi Oscar_nf and :yes:

Please Run the PCPitstop.com OverDrive Full Tests

Here's how:

You must use your Internet Explorer for this procedure. (doesn't work so well in Firefox or others). If your machine is running Vista or Windows 7, you must Select IE to “Run as Administrator”. After completing PCPitstop OverDrive you can close your IE browser and re-open it Normally so that you are no longer running as administrator.

Go to: http://www.pcpitstop.com
Click on "Free Computer Check-up" listed below PC Pitstop OverDrive
In the User Login - Click on "Sign up FREE!"
You'll need to submit a valid email address and create your own password, then click - Create Account(button)

Now enter your email address and password to Log in, Select - Scan this system Now!(button)
You will then be asked to download an ActiveX component and allow it to install.
It is safe and does not compromise your privacy.
Follow the on-screen prompts to install the ActiveX and to allow the Full Tests to be run on your machine.

The Full Tests take about 2 1/2 - 3 minutes on most machines.
When complete, a Results - Summary - Recommended Fixes will be displayed.

Please post the URL internet address, from your Results, back here into this Topic Thread so that we can review the configuration and present performance levels of your machine.

Note: During the graphics 2D and graphics 3D testing, your screen will display some rapidly moving objects.
If you are sensitive to visual flashing, it may cause dizziness. Therefore, look away from the screen during that portion of the testing.

After reviewing the results we will be more informed and may be able to provide better recommendations for you to work towards improving your machine's performance.

While PCPitstop does offer a variety of Paid Products, the PCPitstop OverDrive testing is FREE. Please ignore the references to Paid Products. We prefer to provide manual solution instructions that you can apply directly to your machine.

Thanks to rshaffer61 for the above instructions :)
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