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Old 01-30-2010, 10:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
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How do I get the most updated version of all of my drivers.I am getting ready for seven and I need to get all of my drivers on a disk just in case when I load the operating system in and I don't have no drivers.Everything for the motherboard and all of the rest?????????????????????????????The disk i am getting is a locked copy of windows 7 and not sure if it has any of the drivers which I don't think it will.Curious as to the steps I should take to get it done right and not have to deal to many issues.

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Old 01-30-2010, 10:22 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Windows 7 automatically detects out of date drivers and updates them as needed. If there are any that don't update, just go to the manufacturers website.

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Old 01-30-2010, 08:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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What is a "locked copy"?
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Old 01-30-2010, 10:21 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Locked copy is like a corporate copy but you have to have a separate disk to unlock it the cd it is unlimited amount of loads to it. I will have the other cd to unlock the version of windows.That is why I am wondering if the locked version has the drivers to it.I am sure there is going to be a lot of troublshooting but once I figured out
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just get the ethernet driver to make sure you can get online. windows7 will do the rest.
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