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#1 HEL_Master

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Posted 24 October 2008 - 09:20 AM

I stupidly installed xp on my acer aspire 9300, unknowing that they do not support xp

Huge problem being, that none of the drivers are reconised...

My main concern is getting the internet so i can solve the problem myself.. I need the "ethernet controller" driver i think,

I tried to install driver detective, but of course it couldnt scan because it needs to connect to the internet to complete it..

I am connected with a netgear wireless router..

I just want the internet driver so that i can recover all the other ones with tedious processes, which i have the time to do.. But this is not my computer, so i need to burn the main ones onto a disk.

Any help would be very very much appreciated.

-its the wireless card driver i think

Edited by HEL_Master, 24 October 2008 - 09:25 AM.


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Posted 24 October 2008 - 09:55 AM

Worth reading, IMO: http://skyjuiceiswater.blogspot.com/2008/0...-computers.html

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Posted 25 October 2008 - 12:53 PM

acer aspire 9300
There are both XP and Vista drivers listed here:
http://support.acer-euro.com/drivers/notebook/as_9300.html
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