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Windows 7: Crashing Overnight

25 Nov 2012   #21
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

No! Win7 is driver complete in the installer and via optional Windows Updates. It doesn't need XP-era driver programs which will only bolix things up. Only in the rarest case on old hardware where a driver is hard to find and not provided by Win7 do I use Driver Max.

If you've used a lot of these crapware programs to tweak Win7 then it's likely ruined your install and should consider a Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 using only the tools and methods which are proven to work best with Win7. This will assure getting and keeping a perfect install.


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25 Nov 2012   #22
Bomster

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Haha, many thanks for the awakening!

I am a serial tweaker, so I will try and reign in this (bad) habit.

Cheers
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