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Windows 7: Downgrading BIOS

08 Jan 2010   #11
coinich

Windows 7
 
 

Here it is. Two of the unknown devices are related to my smartCard port, the other three I'm almost 100% certain are the TPM chip also on the motherboard that I have not installed the drivers for. I've tried linking each of those three with the Bluetooth driver just in case one of them was the hardware, but it didn't work at all.

Compatibility mode didn't help at all. Is the picture too large?




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08 Jan 2010   #12
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Ok please type into the Start / Search SYS and click on System Information
at the top op the Menu, Post a picture of the first page please. I know what machine you
have, I just want to see something.

Also go back to the site I gave you, and download Everything for your machine meaning all drivers.
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08 Jan 2010   #13
coinich

Windows 7
 
 

I don't mean to sound clueless here, but I'm running Windows 7, and you gave the links to the Vista drivers, so I'm a bit confused. I was told only a few of the Vista drivers would work.


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08 Jan 2010   #14
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

There may not be drivers for 7 yet from that company, I don't know. So the Vista drivers will still work if you install them using compatibility mode.
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08 Jan 2010   #15
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Go here and install the chipset drivers.

INF Update Utility - Primarily for Intel® 5, 4, 3, 900 Series Chipsets

INF Update Utility - Primarily for Intel® 5, 4, 3, 900 Series Chipsets


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08 Jan 2010   #16
coinich

Windows 7
 
 

I'm sorry, I'm confused. I've been using the Windows 7 64bit drivers that Fujitsu has provided, and they don't work. Why would the Vista drivers work where those failed? If it helps, the drivers fail because they cannot locate the Bluetooth hardware.
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08 Jan 2010   #17
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

The mass storgae and sd are your card reader drivers. to install in compatibility mode. download the drivers> unpack if needed> go to the setup.exe file>righ click it> the click compaitibility>drop down meu>choose Vista> then check the box run in compatibility mode. install as admninistrator. hope this will help you undestan compatibility mode. Fabe ( not trying to set on your toes jfar)
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08 Jan 2010   #18
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Ok just install the Intel chipset drivers please.
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08 Jan 2010   #19
coinich

Windows 7
 
 

Chipset drivers installed.
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08 Jan 2010   #20
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Now turn off your machine and restart it manually, meaning don't press reboot choose SHUTDOWN
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