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Windows 7: HP quicklaunch buttons driver question??

26 Oct 2009   #1

Vista 32x
HP quicklaunch buttons driver question??


I have a HP Pavillion dv6700 32 bit running vista currently. I want to upgrade to windows 7, but the compatibility program said that the quick launch buttons wouldnt work properly. I searched around and looked on HP's website to see if there were drivers for the upgrade but I havent found anything.

Would anybody know
1) if my quicklaunch buttons would indeed not work if I installed Windows 7
2) What I need to do to get them to work?
3) Do I need to do it after or before I install Windows 7?


PS I am no computer genius so layman's terms would be appreciated.

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26 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1

I have a HP laptop and when I installed 7 everything worked fine except in device manager I had an unknown device. I worked out that it was the Quicklaunch buttons. I downloaded the latest version and problem solved.

ps...I got the latest drivers from the HP site
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26 Oct 2009   #3

Win 7 64, OSX Snow Leopard

I have an HP Laptop too, got all my QuickLaunch /SD card reader drivers from windows update.

Quick Launch buttons will work, just use windows update to find your drivers.

Its a good thing to remove the vista drivers for Quick Launch buttons before upgrading, after the upgrade finish, windows update will give you the drivers.
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