either the pictures dont do it justice or it does look a little bland and not 'shiney'. Try a fine grit sandpaper, sand it, then repaint. Do this process a few times. Then paint it with polyeurethene(sp?).
If I do not have my drivers readily accesible when I format my system XP will XP just install default drivers for the mobo and everything else? My laptop will be here soon, and just trying to figure all this out.