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Windows 7 Installation asks for AHCI drivers when installed a HDD into the DVD Bay

I'm facing a problem I never faced before: I replaced the DVD Optical Drive of my laptop with a HDD. The HDD is correctly seen into the BIOS but when I'm trying to install Windows 7 the Installation ...
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Installing ATI drivers on a Switchable Graphics Laptop

I recently re-installed Windows 7 and downloaded all the necessary updates, but it never updates my ATI drivers to the latest version. I had to do it manually by uninstalling the current version and ...
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0answers
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Windows 7 64 Yamaha USB digital piano driver

I am having a windows 7 install problem. I have a Yamaha MOX keyboard which has a driver/software control panel. I was having a problem with with my computer recognizing the device so i deleted the ...
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0answers
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Fix it to use EXTRA_CFLAGS

My box is RHEL 6.2. My NIC is Intel Pila8460Mblk20.I down its driver from Intel website and its file name is e100-3.5.17.tar.gz. According to README file, I run make install, but got Fix it to use ...
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1answer
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Installing Win7 on Virtualbox: “Select the driver to be installed” What?

I want to install Windows 7 32bit on Virtualbox (Win7 32bit profile) running on Ubuntu 2013.04 64bit on Lenovo Thinkpad T520. This usually works fine (and I have installed many Win7 that way with no ...
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0answers
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ADB can't recognize my Android phone, but Windows 7 does

I'm trying to install a simple .apk, from my Asys U46E running Windows 7, onto my LG Optimus S running Android 2.3.3. If I have USB debugging off on the phone, then the laptop recognizes it and can ...
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1answer
34 views

Should drivers be installed manually or via external applications?

I've recently built my first computer and found the task of getting the drivers to be extremely tedious, time consuming and sometimes a little tricky. In some cases there are multiple options to ...
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0answers
152 views

Why do I get the error 'bash: ./install.sh: No such file or directory' when installing driver for printer openSUSE

I am attempting to install a cannon mx340 driver on my machine which runs openSUSE 13.1. When I tried to configure my printer, the driver was not found. I went to the cannon website, found my ...
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4answers
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Synaptics - Windows 8.1, updating Synaptics failed

On Windows 8.1, I tried to install the latest Synaptics Touchpad Driver v17.0.19 and it failed for some unknown reasons. Turns out it's problem with Synaptics, not Windows. Synaptics did not "Sign" ...
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0answers
41 views

Intel RSE driver for Intel Z68 chipset on Windows 7 SP1

I have to install Windows 7 on my computer (I have version Windows 7 Pro N). I receive error: "Windows Setup could not configure Windows on this computer’s hardware" while installation is in the last ...
0
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1answer
70 views

Chipset G31 drivers for Windows 7?

I finally decided to upgrade my quite old system to Windows 7 x64 (from Vista x86) and I have the following question: The site for my motherboard (ASUS P5KPL AM SE) lists the G31 drivers for Win 7 ...
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1answer
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I installed Windows, and one of my devices isn't working

So I just installed Windows from a retail disc, everything is running nice and fast. But I noticed something I had not (but I should have) expected: One of my devices isn't working, but what's worse, ...
0
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1answer
254 views

How do I install Solaris on a “fake RAID” a.k.a. “AHCI+RAID” SATA/SAS-Controller?

The Solaris installation system (text installer, live installer) does not recognise the AHCI controller, although the controller is explicitly listed as supported on the official HCL? How do I install ...
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0answers
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RTL8169s-32 showing as loaded but not in ifconfig

system: Ubuntu (Zentyal, most recent version). I got an onboard LAN and an additional 8169s-32. Onboard works great. PCI card doesn't. lspci 00:07.0 Bridge: NVIDIA Corporation MCP61 Ethernet (rev ...
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2answers
208 views

Installing drivers after the OS reinstallation?

First of all, does clean install of an OS delete the drivers installed on the hard disk? If so, will the new OS that is being installed contain drivers necessary for the hardware to perform properly? ...
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1answer
155 views

How do I remove (Dell printer) drivers from the cache so I can re-intall from the CD

I have a Dell All-in-One 810 printer from years ago and only recently installed it (a few months ago). Later I had reason to uninstall and re-install the printer but whenever I connect the printer ...
3
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2answers
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Why is there “Load Driver” during Windows installation?

When installing windows, there's a link to "Load Driver" as shown: From what I know, drivers can always be installed after the OS is installed, so it seems odd that there's a "Load Driver" link ...
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1answer
4k views

Android USB Driver on Windows 8

I am running Windows 8 x64 Professional. I updated my android USB driver to include my device (Sony Tablet S) as was instructed by the internet. Sadly, installing the driver seems difficult on ...
0
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0answers
57 views

windows 7 installation … no graphics

I try to install windows 7 from dvd. I formatted my pc during install, aftwerwards during install, pc reboots and gives me a black screen. i reset, go to safemode to remove the graphics driver, but ...
1
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1answer
382 views

In which order should I install drivers, programs and updates after a fresh Windows install?

It's something I always have never been quite sure about... I usually go with drivers first, updates and then programs, but maybe it doesn't even matter at all...
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0answers
91 views

How to attempt driver update for ALL hardware using Windows Update, after Windows 7 installed with no Internet Connection

When you install Windows 7, your install source may not have drivers for your networking hardware. This means that the install process skips the step where it goes online and looks for all the "best" ...
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2answers
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DVD/CD driver missing during Windows 7 install

I have an Optiplex GX620 that I'm trying to install Windows 7 Pro 64bit on. I've attempted to do so using a DVD and a flash drive (with the DVD/CD drive completely disconnected. In both cases I get ...
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0answers
25 views

install drivers - dependency conflict: ubuntu 64 bits

I got the message from the system as follow: # apt-get install build-essential The package libc6 needs to be reinstalled, but I can´t find an archive for it. It is running in Ubuntu 64bits on Mac ...
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0answers
358 views

How to install Wireless Driver from Windows Update with error 80070002?

I am experiencing problems with installing simple WLAN driver for System: Windows 8 64bit. Wireless card is: Qualcomm Atheros AR9285. I tried to install driver manualy even from Windows Update but it ...
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0answers
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Why does 64-bit Win7 still warn after having chosen “disable driver signature enforcement”?

I have a test driver that must run on 64-bit Windows 7. According to MSDN, there are two methods to disable OS to check driver's digital signature: Method 1. Connect the machine to a debugger, such ...
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3answers
128 views

Finding the driver that controls the volume controls (in a Lenovo Z370)

I have a Lenovo Z370 which has touch enabled buttons for mute and volume. The mute button randomly acts as if being pressed turning the sound on and off rapidly. I've discovered that if I reboot the ...
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3answers
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Why do I need to restart the computer after installing drivers?

The question is similar to this one except it's for drivers. Why do I need to restart the computer after installing new drivers? For example, if I did a fresh install of Windows 7, installed audio ...
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0answers
41 views

Installing driver from custom file

I recently began reading about the autorun.inf entries on Microsoft's website. I read the section about [DeviceInstall]. It seems to give the 'device' being inserted the capability to install its own ...
0
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1answer
2k views

Howto install the driver for dell wireless 5505 mobile broadband card on a dell e-series notebook with windows 7?

Where can I find the windows 7 driver for my dell wireless 5505 mobile broadband Express card? This one is simple. Go to the dell website and download the driver. How do I install the driver on an ...
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3answers
975 views

Driver Software, Installed ? Or Still Installing?

How do I know which one of these is true ? One message says the driver is installed, the other one says he's still installing it. Like, Huh ? The little spinning circle just keeps on, like forever.
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0answers
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Video card overheating during installation of OS

I have an ATI Radeon HD 5770 (made by Sapphire). I'm currently trying to install Windows, however, my video card is overheating during installation and turning itself off. I just switched mobos, but ...
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3answers
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Missing drivers installing Windows 8 PRO (USB stick)

I searched for a similar question and I found this although that one is talking about a Windows 8 Preview version. I recently bought a Windows 8 PRO license and I was given a link to download it. ...
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1answer
546 views

New graphics card reported as “standard VGA display adapter”

After installing a new hard drive on my Sony vpccw16fs laptop, I installed Windows 7. I installed drivers from a Driver Pack Solution saved from my old hard drive. My system now only reports a ...
2
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1answer
962 views

Can't install any drivers at all on Windows 8. Error 0x000003F9

I suddenly can't install any drivers at all on my Windows 8 Pro x64 install. It doesn't matter what kind of driver it is, nothing will install. Everything ends with error 0x000003F9: The system has ...
0
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1answer
627 views

Installing driver for asus usb-n13 on win7 without disk

The problem is - the ZIP files from asus support site contain a bunch of .sys and .inf files(Tried right click->install them, resulted in error), and sometimes an Asus utility as well(tried installing ...
0
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1answer
477 views

Problems with AMD/ATI driver updates

I have a Windows 7 64 bit laptop. I own an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470, when I attempted to update from V12.6 to V12.10 it only installs the HDMI/DP Audio Driver V7.12.0.7708. I have cleared my system ...
2
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3answers
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Asus X401a, unable to install clean copy of windows from USB Drive

I am attempting to install a clean copy of windows 7 on my Asus X401a notebook by using a USB drive to install. The notebook does not have a DVD drive, so I want to use usb. I created a windows 7 ...
0
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1answer
326 views

Failed to install laser printer samsung ML-1676 on Fedora 17

I downloaded installation packet from official site, but it is not compatible with latest Fedora releases(too many things changed in services,settings,device names et.) Anyway - when i connect the ...
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1answer
588 views

How to disable “Automatically search for drivers and install” in Windows 7

I connected my TI-89 to my Windows 7 system, and apparently it is not plug-and-play. There was a link to a Windows configuration setting made available that gave the option to automatically search ...
0
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1answer
37 views

how do the “jet” drivers get installed?

We have a MOSS system. We have hosted some applications on them too. Some of the programs up there read files from the shared filesystem. In the code we user .NET providers like OleDb to be able to ...
0
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0answers
4k views

Strange Recovery error when installing Windows 8

I have a four year old PC that I use as a HTPC. It has been running Windows Vista 64bit. Now I want to install Windows 8 Pro 64bit from scratch (not an in-place-upgrade. I want to format the hard ...
6
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2answers
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NVIDIA graphics driver in Ubuntu 12.04

So my overall goal is that I want to be able to code with CUDA enabled applications. However, upon many days of searching, using installation walkthroughs, and reinstalling countless times after ...
2
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3answers
2k views

Linux on MacBook Air

I'm thinking of getting a MacBook Air. The answers to this post will help me make my decision. My questions and my understanding of current solutions are: How difficult is it to install a ...
2
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1answer
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How to determine whether a pen-drive is being used for the first time in a system?

Kindly give a detailed answer. Suppose I have a laptop and a pen-drive, and I insert the pen-drive into the laptop, how do I determine whether the particular pndrive is being used in the system for ...
2
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2answers
439 views

Installing OS on hard drive, then moving hard drive to another machine

I have an old desktop which doesn't have a working CD/DVD. I want to install Linux on it in the simplest way possible. I'm thinking I could solve this problem by removing the hard drive temporarily ...
1
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1answer
93 views

Windows 7 network, deploy portable devices

We are planning to roll out Windows 7 in a school and are wondering if this can solve some ongoing issues that we have always experienced with XP. Server 2008 R2 Clients Windows 7 32-bit The school ...
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3answers
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Manually install Google USB drivers

My SDK and AVD manager is unable to access the Google USB drivers. I believe this is a firewall issue and a proxy could work, however, I would like to avoid this route if possible. Is there a way I ...
1
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0answers
411 views

Webcam not found after re-installing Windows 7 (LiteOn Sonix SN9C230)

On my Vostro 1310 laptop, I re-installed Windows 7, now I have trouble with my webcam. I had a driver CD that came with my laptop, which I installed, but during setup it shows me error: error ...
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1answer
2k views

Failed to find CD/DVD driver when installing Windows 7 Pro SP 1 64bit from USB flash

I just got a new desktop PC and was trying to install Windows 7 on it. Unfortunately I don't have a DVD drive in my laptop to burn a DVD image of Windows installation DVD, so I made a installation USB ...
5
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3answers
704 views

Can't install Windows 8 Developer Preview

I've burnt the Windows 8 Developer Preview DVD and inserted it into my laptop. Setup starts and looks good, but it then prompts me for a DVD driver. Saying it is missing. I can't progress further ...