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: Reinstalled Windows 7, lost all drivers!

06 Oct 2012   #1

Windows 7
Reinstalled Windows 7, lost all drivers!

Hi I bought this roughly a year ago

PB Tech - NBKLEN1252535B : LENOVO IdeaPad G570 Sandy Bridge i5-2410M 2.3GHz 8GB (4Gx2) DDR3 640GB 15.6" ATI HD6370M 1G DEDICATED VGA BT2.1 2.0MP HD Webcam 802.11n DVDRW HDMI Win7 Home Premium 64bit 6Cell

I re-installed Windows 7 Home Premium yesterday and discovered I lost all my drivers and device management/disk management/computer manage etc shows no manufacturers name for each driver needed.

Could someone tell me which drivers I need for my laptop to be running as good or as close to new as possible by what's just listed on the website?

Note- I don't even have ethernet card driver!

Thanks for anyone who can help and have a good day, enjoy

My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Oct 2012   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64

My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Oct 2012   #3

Windows 7 Pro with SP1 32bit

Just wondering on what DVD did you use to reinstall Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit? If it is a Lenovo supplied DVD or a Recovery Partition then the needed Drivers should be all there.

If Lenovo did not give you a Drivers' Disk when you purchased the Computer then you should ask Lenovo to furnish you with one now.

Most of the the troubles after reinstallation stem for want of Drivers. I think it should be made mandatory upon the vendor to furnish a Drivers' disk when a computer is purchased.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Reinstalled Windows 7, lost all drivers!

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Reinstalled Windows, need help finding the right drivers
Hi, I was having some freezing/BSOD problem with a certain very important program and I ended up reinstalling windows. I did so from a USB flashdisk but after windows was installed a lot of drivers seem to be missing. The laptop is a custom build and I don't have the cd with all the drivers...
Reinstalled Windows 7 and lost connection - help!
Reinstalled Windows 7 and now I can't establish an internet connection. I don't mean to sound as though I am trying to wriggle out of starting over, but before I proceed to the installation process I thought I should mention that I managed to establish an internet connection several times...
Network & Sharing
Reinstalled windows. No drivers
I have an Asus U36SD Last night I reinstalled windows for a clean install on windows disk After finishing and loading up windows I have no drivers so no connection to any peripherals I can't install them from the web because all Internet drivers are gone and I can't install from USB Because...
have lost my activation code and reinstalled windows
Hi I lost my windows cd and packaging when I moved house, I wanted to do a reinstall but obviously didn't have the activation key. I got some duff advice about the product ID number being the activation code and burned a copy of Windows 7 from digital rivers. I have since performed the...
Windows Updates & Activation
reinstalled windows 7 ultimate 64 bit. LOST PRODUCT KEY
I lost my copy of windows 7 ultimate. I reinstalled windows 7. before doing this i copied down what control panel said my product key was. after reinstalling come to find out that wasnt the product key. How do i find out what my product key was.
Windows Updates & Activation

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 21:58.
Twitter Facebook