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Windows 7: update chipset ?

21 Oct 2009   #1
mcleod55

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
update chipset ?

OK...I've decided to install the 64 bit version. My motherboard is Asus M3A78-EM which has AMD chipset. I looked at the Asus site at the updated drivers for Windows 7 64. They have the updated chipset listed as NVIDIA nForce Chipset Package Driver V15.49(Chipset version 4.6.9.0) for Windows 7 64bit /Vista 64bit(WHQL. Does that sound right, or am I just wrong here? I would think it would be an updated AMD file.


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22 Oct 2009   #2
gregrocker

 

See what the Win7 installer and early Windows Updates provide, because my experience with Win7 for a year now is that their drivers are better than most of the ones I dig up from manufacturers. If it is WHQL (Windows Hardware Quality Lab) it is def in installer or Updates, or will be if being held for release.
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