Drivers are the middleware that allow computer programs to use resources of a specific hardware device.

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How to get audio driver for compaq c700?

Initially i have audio driver and its works fine.But some times speaker was clear.So one of my friend installed some audio driver,after that totally disabled the volume. For that reason, i also tried ...
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Base System Devices

I have an Acer 4730Z. I have yellow error marks for my base system device. First I don't know what a base system devices. Second, I don't know where to go to find the drivers.I also just upgraded from ...
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My computer indicates that my mouse is plugged? [closed]

My computer indicates that my mouse is plugged. What does this mean?
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Laptop will run Linux, major fault under XP

I have an old laptop with an odd problem. It is a HP Compaq nc6220. When I got it, it had XP Pro installed. It would boot and run for a short amount of time before the power cut out, sometimes ...
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How to install an HP Deskjet 3000 J310 Printer on Linux Mint 10

I've tried searching for the correct driver but Linux Mint 10 does not include one for the HP Deskjet 3000 J310 printer.
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network driver for laptop

I have gotten into a mess as I bought a new laptop Dell Inspiron N5010 and the driver cd in it does not contain the driver for lan. This is strange but then I asked my friend and installed the same ...
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Storage driver difficulties stop me installing Windows 7

I'm having a driver problem. When I try to install Windows 7 over Vista it says my storage driver isn't compatible and I should get a better driver before upgrading. The storage driver is called ...
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Home wireless network by bluetooth. Looking for a windows 2000 bluetooth driver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: home wireless network by bluetooth Does anyone knows where I can download a windows 2000 bluetooth driver?
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setting up RAID1 on desktop machine with windows XP with the drivers

I am trying to set up a raid configuration on a desktop in which the previous raid failed on a RAID0 configuration when a hard disk failed. I pressed CNTRL-I to get the RAID BIOS up and put the disks ...
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Remove all drivers in Vista

I have a PC with Windows Vista that crashed probably due to installing bad drivers. It won't boot even in safe mode (restarts). There is no restore point created. How can I remove all drivers ...
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Drivers and firmware for the LiteOn ihap-122-9 DVD drive

I'm trying to replace the DVD drive in my old PC. LiteOn.com is a mess and I can't find a single working driver or firmware update there, or anywhere. Windows XP tries to use a default, generic ...
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How to get wireless working (properly) with Sitecom Wireless USB micro adapter 300N on Windows 7?

The question says it all, but more detail follows ;) I've got a new computer that runs Windows 7 64-bits (Home Edition) and I'd like to connect it to my wireless home network (Sitecom wireless ...
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Ubuntu GUI is ugly after updating graphic drivers

I just installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my desktop computer and saw the nice looking scroll bars on the windows. I then installed the NVIDIA drivers for my GTX 275 card and rebooted. Now however, the GUI ...
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MacBook drivers for Windows 7

I have a hard drive which I removed from my HP Laptop and plugged into my Macbook. Windows 7 started well and then installed a graphics driver but the others (sound, touchpad) were not recognized by ...
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Where can I download Windows driver for Magic Mouse?

Uneasysilence.com seems to have removed the driver from their site. Does anyone know here I can get the driver now?
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Is my WiFi card broken

I got one Intel ATOM mini laptop without any brand name, this was sample from China(looks a lot like an Acer Aspire One). Until a day or two ago it was on WinXp an WiFi card worked well and I was able ...
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bluetooth mouse dies

I have a Dell Bluetooth mouse/keyboard combo. They DO work independently of each other. It's all made by Logitech, including the supplied Bluetooth adapter. It has worked fine for 2 years now. ...
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Printer Driver for HP Color LaserJet CP1217

I have problems with my printer. Because I have used Windows, I bought me the HP LaserJet CP1217, a few years ago. But now I bought me a MacBook Pro. I have experienced just that there are no Mac ...
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Random BSOD with infamous DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL and unknown dll

I was working on my computer for a few hours (Only had Remote Desktop and Firefox up, no heavy resource usage) when it randomly BSOD'd with DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL and a dll I've never heard of ...
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Video driver freaks out, but not in safe mode

I have a Dell XPS m1330 laptop. Recently, the video started breaking up and generally freaking out. I updated the NVIDIA driver, but the problem persisted and might even be worse. I assumed the ...
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Installation of Lexmark X1180 on 64 bit Win 7 HP probook 4720s

I have a Lexmark X1180 printer/scanner that I try to get to work with a 64-bit Win 7 HP Probook 4720s, but without success. I use the driver program cjsX1100EN.exe downloaded from: ...
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LG P500 drivers (Windows 7 x64) [closed]

I just purchased an LG P500 Optimus phone (Android 2.2). Where are LG's USB drivers and sync software for this phone? I've looked on the LG site of course and only found the firmware update tool. ...
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Canon multipass c555 printer driver

I have windows 7 in my laptop, i want to use canon multipass c555 printer but there is no driver available to use. while i used driver for mentioned win xp which is not working in win7 . please help ...
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I can't move the mouse after installing Windows 7

I can't move the mouse, even though it was working in the Windows 7 setup process. I'm using a Toshiba Satellite P-305-S8820. What should I do?
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Linux Driver needed to use Matrox TripleHead2Go Digital signal splitter

I have 3 monitors and am trying to get the Matrox TripleHead2Go Digital signal splitter with my Linux workstation. When I connect them all I get are blinking green lights on the monitors which I ...
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Cannot find DVD drive under 'My Computer'

I have two DVD drives on my computer. I can open them an put in DVD's by pushing the button on them. However, the DVD's I put in don't autoplay. I cannot navigate to them because I dont see them under ...
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Ubuntu/Linux version recommendation for HP dv6 3122TX?

I purchased a HP dv6 3122TX recently and after installing Ubuntu 10.10 64 bit I ran into multiple issues like, The wireless driver is not supported by Uubntu. (1) [The driver is RaLink RT3090 ] The ...
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What can I do if I can't find driver's for my computer's NIC

This is driving me bananas, I've burned something like 10 CD's trying to find an EXE or ZIP that will work for my dad's computer [my old one] I'm about ready to give up, is there any sort of generic ...
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USB Controller drivers do not reinstall after desinstallation

After plugging in an Apple Keyboard on a Win XP running PC, all USB ports stopped functioning. Steps that failed: Updating drivers Rollback drivers Uninstalling the USB Controller drivers and ...
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Driver for MAG monitor

Any idea where I can find a Windows 7 driver for a MAG LCD (LB2006AFW)? I can't find this model anywhere - even on the company website...
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Driver for ATI Mobility radeon HD 560v

My laptop (Dell Studio Notebook 1747) came drivers preinstalled for Win 7 (64-bit) drivers. now I want to update drivers using ATI installer. but I cannot find any driver for this card in ATI site. ...
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How can I emulate a 'fake' printer (driver) in Windows?

For testing, my application needs to send a document to the printer. I don't really want to print this out, so I am looking for a 'fake' printer driver which could essentially print to nothing. I know ...
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How to install Microsoft Mouse in Macbook Pro running OSX

I bought a Microsoft Mouse and am trying to install the drivers on the CD. The problem is that when I run the installer it says a newer version of the software is already on the hard disk so it can't ...
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Dell Dimension audio driver for Windows 7

Recently I installed Windows 7 on my old Dell Dimension 4600 PC. I got video drivers but still cannot find an audio driver. Can anyone advise me where I can find a suitable driver?
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Cannot locate bluetooth drivers for Dell Studio 1558 on their website

I visited the Dell website but couldn't find the drivers. Can anyone give me the link to download bluetooth drivers for a Dell Studio 1558?
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cannot boot normally with external monitor (broken screen) due to drivers

The LCD screen on my Toshiba Satellite A100-011 laptop suddenly went black. Since the backlight is still working, and I have image on an external monitor (see below), I'm assuming it is broken. ...
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Windows 7 very slow installing new usb devices

I'm find an issue on some machines I administer where, upon plugging in a USB device, Windows takes forever 'searching preconfigured driver folders' for the device driver. This includes USB disks, ...
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How to print to an oldish HP Designjet 600 with Windows 7 and/or Linux?

The HP DesignJet 600 is an older 'plotter' (really a large Inkjet printer) and we have one that's still working great. We're in the process of upgrading workstations to new PCs running Windows7 ...
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sound recorder problem ubuntu 10.10 Intel D945GCL

I've installed ubuntu 10.10 on my Intel D945GCL Mother board, I'm not able to use my microphone - I've tested with front and back mike JACKs.. My Hardware selection is: Analog Stereo Duplex Sound ...
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does windows xp sound driver work on windows 7?

So my question is does Windows 7 sound driver work on Windows xp and in vice versa too? beside this, how about in terms 32,64 bits of both operating system? Please, I need this answer in 2 days. at ...
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VirtualBox Windows has USB driver but Ubuntu Host does not

My Virtualbox windows XP has drivers for USB device. But since Ubuntu host does not have the drivers, does not recognise the device, the virtual windows XP also cannot access them. The device which ...
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Is there a way to get Mac style gestures on my Windows laptop?

Is there a driver or program that will make my HP Windows 7 laptop recognize gestures similar to my MacBook or Magic Mouse?
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Suspicious drivers, is it a rootkit?

The following entries show up in DriverView on my PC: C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\dump_dumpata.sys C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\dump_dumpfve.sys C:\Windows\System32\Drivers\dump_msahci.sys These ...
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Repair bad AHCI Driver Install

In a moment of madness I installed Intel RST drivers on my system and now Windows 7 (x64) no longer starts up. Safe modes work, changing my driver controller to IDE in BIOS doesn't help. Is there ...
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Broadcom bluetooth driver for Windows 7 on MacBook Pro

I have installed Windows 7 on MacBook Pro using BootCamp. Usually when turning my Bluetooth headset on and trying to pair it with Mac for the first time, Windows fails to install the drivers and opens ...
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VueScan correctly scans my image, but MSPaint doesn't work?

I'm using CanoScan Lide20 and since it doesn't have 64 bit driver for Windows 7, I was told VueScan would make it work. Unbelievably it works, now since I'm developing a software to use the scanner I ...
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I recently got a Lenovo Ideapad (S10-3t) and I don't know where to get Wi-Fi drivers

It came with Windows 7 Starter on it and I just upgraded to Ultimate. Both 32bit. I know it's a Broadcom card, but I'm not sure how to find the model number (I'll post it if someone can tell me how). ...
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How to get Windows 7 to try to install a device driver again?

I have a wireless Logitech mouse with a USB receiver. I am trying to connect it to a Dell laptop with Windows7 64bit. The first time I put it in a USB port, Windows 7 tries to detect it and install a ...
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Driver for windows XP on dell studio 1558 i3 processor

I have loaded Windows XP on my dell studio but now I don't have any drivers for Windows should I do? I am not able to access net or switch on Bluetooth etc. I don't want to remove XP, I need it. ...
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Why won't Windows Server 2008 R2 detect my hard drive?

I'm attempting to install Windows Server 2008 R2 on a development machine but the Installer refuses to see the hard drive. I'm booting off of a USB thumb drive and the installer loads fine but after ...