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Windows 7: Intel GMA Graphics Processor with Windows 7 Ultimate

11 Feb 2012   #1

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Intel GMA Graphics Processor with Windows 7 Ultimate

I have an old HP laptop (dv4000) with an Intel GMA 900 graphics processor, running Windows 7 Ultimate. When I try to run a windows game, like Solitaire, I get an alert that there is no driver for the graphics processor. I have heard that driver support for these old processors is limited. I looked at the Intel website, but for the GMA 900 they only have drivers for Windows XP. Any ideas? Thanks

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11 Feb 2012   #2
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Chad welcome to the Seven Forums.

That XP driver is the one you need, as there will never be a Windows 7 driver for it as Intel has dropped all support for it a long time ago. Not sure if it will install as normal or not. If it doesn't run it in compatibility mode,

Compatibility Mode

and then it should install no problem.
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