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Windows 7: windows UPGRADE drivers reinstallation

16 Jul 2012   #1

windows home basic 64bit
windows UPGRADE drivers reinstallation

Hi I recently bought an ultrabook with win 7 home basic..i'm actually thinking of upgrading it to home premium but after UPGRADING (not a fresh install) should I reinstall my drivers ..because beats audio driver isn't available on the internet I think..dont want to mess up the factory installation of the me....

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16 Jul 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Did you run MS windows 7 upgrade advisory first to check hardware/software compatibility issues?

Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor - Download - Microsoft Windows

The preferred method is doing a clean install instead of an upgrade because of issues that arise when performing an upgrade.
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