Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Intel 845g and Windows 7

13 Feb 2010   #11

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by JackRick View Post
Ok I decided to get a graphics card. Do you think replacing it my old card with a GeForce 7300 GS will work?

I have a gForce 7300 that works ok for me

Attached Images
Intel 845g and Windows 7-gforce_7300_gpu.jpg 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Feb 2010   #12

Windows 7.64 Ult.

I have found a solution for this problem. I have a Dell Dimension (with a few upgrades, CPU, RAM) Got the xp graphics driver to run and it is working very well in Win7.32 for me. You should try this before going to buy a card. The built in 845 g will probably clock out better then the expansion card because of the PCI limitation. If you are still having this problem let me know and i can walk you through the driver install.

No Areo but video plays very well. note: Don't expect to play games with one of these machines today. But it make a great rig for some basic web stuff, word processing.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Feb 2010   #13


@rpgmoods: can you please explain what I have to do?

My System SpecsSystem Spec

25 Feb 2010   #14

Windows 7.64 Ult.

I used the win2k_xp14103 file. You should be able to get it here.〈=eng
If the link does not work just punch "Intel 845 driver" into google. This was the latest xp driver that Intel had.

Download the file and unzip. Extract the file to desktop. Right click on it and select Properties. Go to the compatibility tab and select to run in"XP Service Pack 2" compatibility mode, then check the run as Admin box at the bottom and click ok. Now right click the icon again and select Run as Admin(just to make sure) and let the driver install. You should be good to go after the Reboot. note... make sure to use XP SP2 and NOT SP3.

This worked for me on a Win7 32 bit install. Hope it helps you too.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Intel 845g and Windows 7

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
USB port not working Intel USB3 xhci Driver for Intel® 8/9 Series
Hi, Just wondering if anyone has been having the same issue. Windows 7 x64 series 8 motherboard. ASUS z87-expert. My USB3 and USB2 are not working right after I install the Intel USB3 xhci Driver for Intel® 8/9 Series version I have used the setup.exe to install the driver...
Intel Core i5-4670K & ASUS Z87-A LGA 1150 Intel Z87 questions
I plan to upgrade to the listed components all of the rest of the hardware has been determined to be compatible. After the components are switched out I want to verify, my approach of Win 7 Pro installation will work and if not, would someone please correct me and give me advice as to the proper...
Hardware & Devices
Intel Corporation - Display - Intel(R) HD Graphics - UPDATE FAILURE??
Hi...I'm running Win7 Home Premium (64-bit), 8Gb RAM, with the chip: Intel Core i7 2600K @ 3.40GHz Sandy Bridge 32nm Technology Graphics is not dedicated and is handled via this Intel chip. During Windows Updates, MS ones download perfectly. However, I also get an additional...
Windows Updates & Activation
Intel Integrated 845g Chipset Drivers
Hey everybody! I'm running Windows 7 on an Emachines t2862, which has an Intel Integrated Chipset (845g, "Itel Extreme Graphic", specifically). I've tried installing the XP drivers using the installation as well as the tutorial floating around the forums for installing XP graphic drivers. Both...
Intel Corporation driver update for Intel(R) Management Engine Interfa
helllo I bought a new laptop now and I am not so well with the technology :o so if someone would help me I would be very thankful it says: Intel Corporation driver update for Intel(R) Management Engine Interface so what do I need to do now? thnx a lot
Windows Updates & Activation
Intel Announces Third-Generation SSD: Intel® Solid-State Drive 320 Ser
More... Some info and links on the Intel 320 SSD in this thread, specs and prices. Intel X25-M 120GB SSD - Deactivated on Newegg

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:56.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App