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Windows 7: Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor notification

15 Jun 2015   #1

Windows Vista 32 bit
Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor notification


I am preparing to upgrade to Windows 7 from my current OS, Windows Vista. I just ran the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor software and it informed my that I had drivers on my hard drive that are not compatible with Windows 7. Advisor identified the software as Infineon Trusted Platform Module, but I cannot find this software on my hard disk anywhere. How would I go about removing these drivers from my disk?


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15 Jun 2015   #2

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Win 10 Pro x64

I'm pretty sure that's part of the HP protect tools.

It's actually a chip on your computer,

I do see Windows 7 versions of the protect tools available for your computer, (Under>Software - Security)

Drivers & Software for HP Compaq 6515b Notebook PC - HP Support Center.

It's interesting that a Vista driver would be listed as incompatible though, most of them worked on Seven.
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15 Jun 2015   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Would upgrading to Seven while (if) encryption is active cause problems? Would you need to unencrypt before the upgrade in such a case?
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15 Jun 2015   #4

Windows Vista 32 bit

Great information Derekimo! I had never heard of TPM.
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