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Windows 7: :( No Aero?

03 Jan 2010   #1
Rdogg112

Windows® 7 Home Premium
 
 
:( No Aero?

hey guys, so i just installed windows 7 and my dad did too, but he has aero capabilities(on a older card than mine)i just know his is nvidia dont know other details but its older than mine (ATI Radeon 9250) and i dont have aero on a newer card than his? this is bs..

help?


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03 Jan 2010   #2
Darryl Licht

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Steve Ballmer Signature Edition
 
 

Welcome to Sevenforums Rdogg!

Have you updated your video drivers to the latest?

After some digging.... Acer's website says your lappy isnt Win7 compatible... but it is Vista compatible... so try the Vista drivers!

Acer support/downloads page: http://support.acer.com/drivers_download.aspx

Vista video driver (32bit): http://global-download.acer.com/GDFi...C=Acer&SC=PA_7
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03 Jan 2010   #3
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

MS should be able to help you


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03 Jan 2010   #4
Rdogg112

Windows® 7 Home Premium
 
 

thanks guys, trying the vista drivers, and i tried Troubleshoot problems with Windows Aero it said something about updating so ye
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03 Jan 2010   #5
richc46

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Darryl and I wish you the best. If it does not work out, we will try again. You are always welcome here.
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03 Jan 2010   #6
Rdogg112

Windows® 7 Home Premium
 
 

Thank You


edit: no luck , still no aero
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03 Jan 2010   #7
Rdogg112

Windows® 7 Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Darryl Licht View Post
Welcome to Sevenforums Rdogg!

Have you updated your video drivers to the latest?

After some digging.... Acer's website says your lappy isnt Win7 compatible... but it is Vista compatible... so try the Vista drivers!

Acer support/downloads page: Acer Support - Download Drivers

Vista video driver (32bit): http://global-download.acer.com/GDFi...C=Acer&SC=PA_7
o wait, just noticed u said my laptop, i dont have a laptop?well i used to but i broke it
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03 Jan 2010   #8
mitchell64

Windows Seven Home Premium 32bit SP1
 
 

Hello Rdogg, I am not familiar wth your card but does it have 128mb of dedicated graphics memory or more
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03 Jan 2010   #9
richc46

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

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03 Jan 2010   #10
Rdogg112

Windows® 7 Home Premium
 
 

256MB
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