Aero Not Working on Intel Q965

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Hardware' started by markavis, Apr 30, 2009.

  1. markavis

    markavis New Member

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    Hello,
    I have a Dell Optiflex 745 with an Intel Q965/Q963 Express Video Chipset on it. I did a fresh install on Windows 7 Build 7068 and Aero is not working. I enable Aero and the screen goes black until I do a restart and then all the old settings are restored. I downloaded the Vista x64 drivers for the video card, but Windows 7 keeps telling me the best drivers are already installed. Does anyone have any ideas on how to get Aero working. Thank you. :confused:
     
  2. mp3sgt

    mp3sgt Senior Member

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    You've done what you can. That chipset might not have the performance that Windows 7 feels is capable. I took a look and it does not look like a strong integrated graphics chipset. Other question, how much RAM do you have installed?
     

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