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Windows 7: :( No Aero?

03 Jan 2010   #1

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:( 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

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Welcome to Sevenforums Rdogg!

Have you updated your video drivers to the latest?

After some digging.... Acer's website says your lappy isnt Windows 7 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

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MS should be able to help you


Troubleshoot problems with Windows Aero
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03 Jan 2010   #4

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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

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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

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Thank You


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

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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 Windows 7 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

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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

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03 Jan 2010   #10

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256MB
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 :( No Aero?





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