toshiba satellite 1110: problem with graphic card => won't install Windows

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I have a problem on my old Toshiba Satellite 1110.
It won't install windows (2k/XP) or even linux (Ubuntu).
On windows  (2k/XP), when it comes to message "Starting installation",
it just freezes.

I tried to install Ubuntu 6.10 (linux), and it's loading system fine
until start to load Gnome X and just  hang (with orange screen).

I assume there is a problem with graphic,

Could anything  be done with the laptop?

Laptop Specification (below).

Many thanks,



Processor       type : Mobile Intel(r) Celeron=E2=84=A2 Processor
clock speed : 1.5 GHz
2nd level cache : 256 KB
Operating system        Genuine Windows(r) XP Home Edition
System memory   standard : 256 MB
maximum expandability : 512 MB
technology : DDR RAM
Hard disk       capacity : 20 GB
certification : S.M.A.R.T.
CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive     maximum speed : 24-speed CD-ROM, 8-speed CD-R,
8-speed CD-RW, 8-speed DVD
Display         size : 14.1 "
type : TFT active matrix colour display
internal resolution : 1,024 x 768 pixels
Graphics adaptor        manufacturer : ATI
type : MOBILITY=E2=84=A2 RADEON=E2=84=A2
memory : 16 MB
memory type : DDR Video RAM
graphics accelerator : 32 bit
connected bus : AGP bus
Interfaces      1 x headphone
1 x DC-in
1 x external monitor
1 x RJ-11
1 x RJ-45
1 x parallel
1 x TV-out (s-video)
3 x USB
1 x external microphone
Expansion       2 x memory slots (1 to configure)
type : 2 x PC Card Type II or 1 x PC Card Type III
Wired communication     topology : international V.90 modem
speed : 56 Kbps data (V.90); 14.4 Kbps fax (V.17)
topology : Ethernet LAN
speed : 10/100 Base-TX
Sound system    supported audio format : 16-bit stereo, SoundBlaster
supported sound standards : MIDI & 3D sound support
speakers : built-in stereo speakers
manufacturer : Toshiba Bass Enhanced Sound System
Keyboard        keys : 86
Windows keys : 2
number of cursor keys : 8
inlaid numeric keypad : inlaid
Hot Keys : 4
Pointing device         type : Touch Pad
Battery         technology : lithium-ion
maximum life : up to 2.0 hours
AC adaptor      input voltage : autosensing AC adapter (100/240 V) for
worldwide usage
Physical dimensions     W x D x H : 322 x 277 x 36(front) / 38.5
(back) mm
weight : 3.16 kg
Warranty        1-Year international warranty
Bundled hardware        AC Power Cable
AC adaptor
Bundled software        WinDVD=E2=84=A2
Drag'n Drop CD
Windows(r) XP Home Edition
on-line user's and modem manual
Toshiba utilities and drivers
Microsoft Works(r) 6.0

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