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Forum: Drivers 12 Aug 2015
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Posted By websponge
well, I couldnt run any updates as there were no...

well, I couldnt run any updates as there were no LAN or Wireless drivers.
What I did do, bizarrely! is intall the graphics driver first, which installed the ATI Catalyst software.

then I could...
Forum: Drivers 11 Aug 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 2,173
Posted By websponge
HP G3 255 Downgrade to Windows 7 - Driver Help

Hi All,
come here again for help as you have yet to fail me!
Friend has a HP G3 255
Drivers & Software for HP 255 G3 Notebook PC - HP Support Center....
Forum: Drivers 02 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
Will do, when I get home later.

Will do, when I get home later.
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 5,914
Posted By websponge
With the help of Maxie, I now have it running...

With the help of Maxie, I now have it running windows 7 pro, with all drivers. :) thank you
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
We have wireless!!!! Again, with your wonderful...

We have wireless!!!! Again, with your wonderful tip of going to details, hardware ID, I could see it was the atheros. so that has installed now as well.

I shall now update windows! all down to the...
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
Combination of the chipset you gave me, and then...

Combination of the chipset you gave me, and then getting "Win7 and Server 2008 R2 Auto Installation Program" from realtek.. Ill let you know!

Still need the wireless... stand by, you sir are a...
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
we have LAN!

we have LAN!
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
ok when I install the lan driver, error mesage...

ok when I install the lan driver, error mesage pops up saying "FindFile failed"
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
Chip Number: RTL8168E/RTL8111F/RTL Chip...

Chip Number: RTL8168E/RTL8111F/RTL Chip Description: PCIe GBE Notes: ...
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
I removed them all and rebooted, but all...

I removed them all and rebooted, but all unknown...grrrrrrrrrr
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
nothing... unknown device / No driver installed

nothing... unknown device / No driver installed
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
ok, that cleared a lot of unknown devices..all I...

ok, that cleared a lot of unknown devices..all I have left in device manager is PCI Device, network controller, and ethernet controller
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
which one do I need?

which one do I need?
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
Tried all 3 wireless drivers, not one worked :(...

Tried all 3 wireless drivers, not one worked :( they all install fine.. but nothing
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
It says Intel on the laptop? and the sticker says...

It says Intel on the laptop? and the sticker says "Aspire E 15" and then "E5-511-C619"
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
I installed the chipset driver from an acer...

I installed the chipset driver from an acer website, probably the wrong one as its not available, when I type in my serial number -
It says this:- Aspire E5-521G

But there are no chipset drivers...
Forum: Installation & Setup 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 5,914
Posted By websponge
I have installed the LAN and the WIFI Drivers,...

I have installed the LAN and the WIFI Drivers, all installed without errors, but still LAN and WIFI dont work. still exclamation mark on ethernet and nework controller. unknown device

I have...
Forum: Drivers 01 Jan 2015
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
I have installed the LAN and the WIFI Drivers,...

I have installed the LAN and the WIFI Drivers, all installed without errors, but still LAN and WIFI dont work. still exclamation mark on ethernet and nework controller. unknown device
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 5,914
Posted By websponge
You know what, it's the first time I have not...

You know what, it's the first time I have not been able todo it either!
Here is what happened , I posted in this thread...
Forum: Installation & Setup 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 5,914
Posted By websponge
ACER Aspire OEM / deleted recovery partition

Hi, hope you can help.
I removed all partitions so if could install windows 7, this turned out to be a mistake as all the drivers for it are windows 8.1

So I downloaded 8.1 to a USB and booted...
Forum: Drivers 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
Ummm, this will be able to boot straight from USB...

Ummm, this will be able to boot straight from USB wont it? the instructions mention clicking an exe file, I wont be able too as I want to boot from it
Forum: Drivers 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
OK Thanks, hopefully I can get it back to the way...

OK Thanks, hopefully I can get it back to the way it was! Ill mark this as solved. very helpful. thank you
Forum: Drivers 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
I had to change it to "Legacy" mode, from UEFI so...

I had to change it to "Legacy" mode, from UEFI so that it would read my Windows 7 USB. I assume, I change it back to UEFI and then it will see this new 8.1 disk I have made?
Forum: Drivers 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
cluberti, Maxie and Pauly thank you for quick...

cluberti, Maxie and Pauly thank you for quick responses, I have no choice to make the 8.1 media USB, which is downloading now,

Do I need to set the BIOS back to what it was?
Forum: Drivers 31 Dec 2014
Replies: 51
Views: 14,219
Posted By websponge
Sure you can - make a new Windows 8.1 ISO or USB...

Sure you can - make a new Windows 8.1 ISO or USB image and use that.
Create installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help...
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