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Windows 7: Install windows 7 and drivers

04 Feb 2015   #1
knupp

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
Install windows 7 and drivers

Hello

I'm going to make a clean install of Windows 7 on my new Crucial mx100. My desktop is some years now...and the motherboard i'm using is Asus P5Q. The dvd(motherboard drivers) is to old and will not open in Windows 7. My question is...will windows update find all the proper "drivers" and install them, or do i have to install the "motherboards drivers" like chipset, audio, ethernet and sata from Asus website?
Or if everything looks ok in the "device manager" after Windows 7 install and update...do i still need to download "motherboard drivers"?

Regards Knupp


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04 Feb 2015   #2
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Follow these same steps for Clean Reinstall Windows 7 especially the steps pertaining to drivers which are printed in red.
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04 Feb 2015   #3
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

If you`re able to connect to the web, just run all rounds of windows update til complete.

Everything is in Greg`s tutorial :)
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05 Feb 2015   #4
knupp

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Thank you....what a great forum :)
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