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Windows 7: installing drivers after clean install of windows 7

04 Oct 2012   #11
mrflash23

Windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

well it seems like i have computer back up and running again, thanks to debb, my computer feels exactly how it was when i get it out of the box, just by follwoing the email of what debb gave of what drivers to install, that was all my problem to begin with, i can reformat my computer all day and night, but i can never know which drivers to install, thanks to debb i got this, i also got the win 7 installation disc as well, which i got the next day after it was ordered, thanks debb for all your help


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04 Oct 2012   #12
Debbie B

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 

Hi,

Glad to hear from you Theo.

Thanks for appreciating my effort. Happy Computing
Have a Great Day ahead.
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12 Oct 2012   #13
pricetech

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

I hate to post after the fact, but it happens that my Wife's 14r is setting next to me getting a fresh install of 7.

If you're looking to install the minimum necessary drivers, which I get from your original post, mine needed chipset drivers (3), Wired NIC driver (1), Bluetooth (1), and Wireless, which I installed after extracting the actual drivers from the installation file since I don't especially like Intel management utility.

Windows found and installed the Video driver on its own once it had an Internet connection.

You can install every driver that lists for you computer if you want to. No harm done, but it does take time and space that you could probably put to better use.

I say that because I tend a herd of over 200 boxen and if I spent that much time and energy installing every listed driver, I'd have way too much bloat to deal with.

Now that you have a satisfactory install, consider using Windows PE to capture an image which will save you a bundle of time if you need to wipe and reinstall.

Have fun.
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