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Windows 7: Installed Windows 32 bit ( had 64bit last time ) need help with driver

07 Sep 2012   #11

Windows 7 64BIT

Originally Posted by p0wnag3
[SOLVED] Contacted BestBuy and asked them if they can factory reset it and they said yes.

Thanks for trying to help!
A factory reset would have taken it back to Windows 7 x64......I thought you wanted to use Windows Vista x86?
B/C I just didnt wanna go through getting the drivers and stuff

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07 Sep 2012   #12
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by boohbah View Post
im puzzled as to why you would downgrade from win7 64 to vista 32!!!!
Good point. We would have helped you if you really wanted to downgrade to Vista.
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 Installed Windows 32 bit ( had 64bit last time ) need help with driver

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