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Windows 7: A Mac Question.

03 Apr 2011   #1
SevenNerd

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
A Mac Question.

Plain and Simple after clean installing say "OS Snow Leapord" do Macs need drivers like a clean windows install?
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03 Apr 2011   #2
SevenNerd

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

well obviously you dont know........
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03 Apr 2011   #3
SevenNerd

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Thanks mike, really helpful dude since ive never heard of google.

Still if any one knows if drivers need to be manually configured after a clean install on a mac it would be appreciated.
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03 Apr 2011   #4
Rishone

Win 7 64, OSX Snow Leopard
 
 

NO, you don't have to install any drivers after a clean OSX Snow Leopard install, all the drivers comes with the OS, it installs and configures itself. Drivers are only needed for some of the new printers and peripherals, nothing else.

Bootcamp, bootcamp drivers are only needed if you are installing Windows on a separate partition, you dont need those for OSX Snowleaoprad (or any other version of OSX for that matter)
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03 Apr 2011   #5
Mike Connor

Several, including Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SevenNerd View Post
Thanks mike, really helpful dude since ive never heard of google.

Still if any one knows if drivers need to be manually configured after a clean install on a mac it would be appreciated.
My pleasure. You should try Google, very useful. The answer to your question is no, normally not. The drivers are installed by the system when you install.

Do have a nice day.

Regards....Mike Connor
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03 Apr 2011   #6
SevenNerd

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Rishone View Post
NO, you don't have to install any drivers after a clean OSX Snow Leopard install, all the drivers comes with the OS, it installs and configures itself. Drivers are only needed for some of the new printers and peripherals, nothing else.

Bootcamp, bootcamp drivers are only needed if you are installing Windows on a separate partition, you dont need those for OSX Snowleaoprad (or any other version of OSX for that matter)
Thanks a lot!
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