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Windows 7: i cannot increase my size of drive c...

08 Jul 2011   #11
djshonrock

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit & Windows Consumers Preview
 
 

karlsnooks and whs,
i am currently haveing Windows 7 ultimate 32 bit installed on my pc.
i actually want to Reinstall Windows 7, but i don't have the intel graphics acceleration software... because of that i won't be able to rum many applications.. if you could kindly post the link to the download page of intel graphics acceleration software, it would by appreciated.. are you sure that i can do this only after i purchase a new hdd ?

Regards djshonrock


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08 Jul 2011   #12
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

your win 7 comes with drivers, which work very well, for intel graphics.

Just do it and be pleasantly surprised.
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09 Jul 2011   #13
djshonrock

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit & Windows Consumers Preview
 
 

i have installed win 7 three times before.... my graphics is a little bit older. it is "Intel(R)82865G Graphic Controller"... the installation worked for my other installation on my friend's computers.
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09 Jul 2011   #14
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Support for the Intel® 82865G Graphics and Memory Controller Hub (GMCH)

Try the link above if Windows 7's driver database doesn't come up with a good driver.
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10 Jul 2011   #15
djshonrock

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i tried downloading the application... but it says some error is there and then it stops.
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10 Jul 2011   #16
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Check whether there are any compatibility issues between the graphics driver and Windows 7.

Windows 7 Compatibility: Software Programs & Hardware Devices: Find Updates, Drivers, & Downloads

Run the Windows Upgrade Advisor with all your peripherals connected and switched on. Your computer will be scanned and any incompatibility issues will be flagged up.

Download Details - Microsoft Download Center - Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
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13 Jul 2011   #17
djshonrock

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit & Windows Consumers Preview
 
 

it says that my type does not have a driver update...
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13 Jul 2011   #18
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

In that case you can't update the driver, but you might want to update your Intel chipset in case that does the trick.

http://downloadcenter.intel.com/
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13 Jul 2011   #19
djshonrock

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit & Windows Consumers Preview
 
 

what should i do after going to the site?
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13 Jul 2011   #20
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

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