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Windows 7: disk for drivers

23 Oct 2011   #1
fastdrive

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
disk for drivers

Is there a disk out there that has the necessary drives on it that will up grade my window 7 after i get my new hard drive installed?
thanks


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23 Oct 2011   #2
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Unless it is a pre-built computer, (Dell, HP, etc) and they have such a driver disk for it that supports Windows 7, no there isn't. You're going to have to go to the various hardware or device (motherboard/chipset, video, audio, etc) manufacturer's site for any drivers that Windows doesn't support or for the latest versions.
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23 Oct 2011   #3
marsmimar

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

This earlier thread from one of our forum members (jimbo45) lists a couple of free utilities that might help you.

Driver Backup utilities (FREE not SNEAKWARE)
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