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He brought it back home and I was pretty impressed by it’s specs. Open up device manager, right click and select install legacy hardware, the choose your vista drivers. Originally Posted by Nekton TimStitt, I tried adding legacy hardware in device manager, but it didn’t work. Is it possible to use both the internal intel and a pci-e nvidia graphics card at the same time with two monitors on a Dell Optiplex GX? Default True Driver Name hp deskjet c series Motherboard: Another option I may have is to get a copy of Windows XP through my university. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build.

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It came with Ubuntu which was removed when I installed Windows 7 Professional x It’s from the Optiplexbut it uses the same audio device and it’s a Care 7 driver. All these downloads have been done on my Acer laptop running Vista, then the zipped folders are transferred via flash drive to the Windows 7 Dell. When I downloaded the driver from the internet it was a. Please try again now or at a later time. But would I still have the same problems of compatibility between my Dell and Win7? Do you suppose there is a way to force it to install?


Also install your motherboard drivers. You should still load dsll drivers for it. The problem is that I can’t seem to get the optilpex to work; my computer keeps saying “No audio output device is installed”.

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Did you enter that into the Dell web site? I am using a pair of speakers plugged into the audio jack in the back of the computer. TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. I gx28 the file repository anyway, but it didn’t have any drivers that have been modified more recently than yesterday I’ve just been trying to fix the audio since this morning.

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Originally Posted by Nekton TimStitt, I tried adding legacy hardware in device manager, but it didn’t work. He brought it back home and I was pretty impressed by it’s specs. Is it possible to install Windows 7 on this machine? Thanks again for your help! No, create an account gx28.

My knowledge of drivers and the workings of programming is VERY limited, but is there a possibility that I could run the executable on my Vista laptop, then transfer the files in the file repository over to my Win7 Dell with a flash drive, then do the name change?

Join the community hereit only takes a minute. The Optiplex runs Windows 7 perfectly, with good volume for the onboard audio.

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That is indeed my graphics soound, but it’s not what’s giving me trouble at the moment. Hi Caed, If there are no drivers for win7, you may be out of luck. That would solve my problems, but I wouldn’t get to play with Win7 which is why I’m doing this in the first place. Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds. I installed it on my Dell and got all the information that I will need for setting the computer up.


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Lastly and more ugly is an external usb sound card. I did finally find out where my computer unzipped the files, but when I tried to open them in Notepad, all I got was a string of gibberish without any kind of letters that I recognize. TimStitt, Epic Fail is my computing themesong! Find More Posts by thefabe. If still no good, it might be possible to alter the ini file and name of the vista drivers so that win7 does not recognise them as blocked drivers.