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Windows 7: Win XP Pro - How to install drivers if i don't know motherboard make?

30 Jan 2011   #11
bobkn

Windows 7 Pro X64 SP1
 
 

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try these Drivers and Downloads install in compat mode Compatibility Mode :)
Spot on!

These were the ones i required.

Unfortunately, the computer seems to have some hardware malfunction and even though its a clean install of XP Pro, it keeps restarting its self, not even loading into windows and computer keeps beeping.

Now, i'm not sure if its because i left the computer on all night, downloading windows update and the computer perhaps turned its self off after half hour, corrupting a critical file needed for XP during the download and this has corrupted the start up?

I'm thinking its a hardware problem. My dad said his computer used to do this before i looked at it.

Thanks for the link though.
Can you get into WIndows in Safe Mode (F8)?


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23 Jul 2014   #12
karlosdpm

Windows 7
 
 

I have found a solution here: How to check motherboard drivers | KMBytes.com
You just need to install a program and then it will tell you what drivers you need. After that you just need to click to install them. I hope that helps.
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