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Vista Drivers Hi there, I installed a clean version of Vista on my pavilion dv2000 - as I didnt want the hp version of vista (full of ****) - but I am having diffuclty finding the ethernet driver - can you help?

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  • boyerk Nov 03, 2008

    yeah I did that - and downloaded all the drivers - but for somereason I am still missing (when looking at my device manager) - coprocessor, ethernet controler,and sm bus controller

    I even went to the AMD website - looking for a drivers there but nothing..

  • boyerk Nov 04, 2008

    Do you know where I can get that information? I called Hp and they couldnt even get it for me!

  • boyerk Nov 04, 2008

    IU found my full specs for my model - but cant seem to find were I can download the driver for coprocessor or the ethernet card!

    please help!

  • boyerk Nov 04, 2008

    Here is the list of drivers that HP allows me to download from them - I came to this site after I put in what model of laptop I have - under the network section they only have drivers for bluetooth and wireless.

    This is for the 32 bit version of vista - I have tried the 64 bit as well and both dont offer ethernet or coprocessor drivers!

  • boyerk Nov 04, 2008

    oh - sorry to answer your questions - yes I downloaded both those drivers - the wiresless and the software solution - with no avail

  • boyerk Nov 04, 2008

    I tried installing the intel driver packedge and it says that I dont have that hard ware. Here is the specifications for my computer:

    I lost the recovery discs in a move - and HP wants to charge me 45 bucks to have them replaced... ARG!

  • boyerk Nov 04, 2008

    its a hp pavilion dv2810ca

  • boyerk Nov 05, 2008

    My model (dv2810ca) - I have since switched to Ubuntu and am getting used to - but from what I have foudn out - from ubuntu is that that i have a HP nVIDIA MCP67 - LAN Controller (PHY: Realtek RTL8201CL/CP) so - I will be searching out a driver for this.

    I wonder why HP makes this an almost impossible task to not use their version of vista which is full of garbage software?




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Go to
service and support. put in the model of your laptop which is dv2000 and the operating system, which is Window Vista. and download all the driver for the laptop.
don't worry, they don't have the Windows Vista listed in the download.

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  • Frank
    Frank Nov 04, 2008

    you need the following driver from HP

    chip set- coprocessor and the MS controller

    network driver-(NIC) you need to know nework card or what was listed in the device manager. you can get this driver other than HP. al long you know what type (ex: 3com 10/100 ethernet...)

  • Frank
    Frank Nov 04, 2008

    did you download the HP software Update from the "Software solution" and the Intel pro/wireless form the "network"??

    the NIC drivers is included in the wireless. and the HP software should have the co-processor.

    after you intall the software and still have the !"yellow" let me know.

  • Frank
    Frank Nov 04, 2008

    here is the driver for Intel PRO

    as far as the co-porcessor, do you any info on that???

  • Frank
    Frank Nov 04, 2008

    do you have the original CD that came with laptop??
    do you still have the HP recovery manger???

    all of the drivers should be on the CD.

    use a working machine and explore the CD and extract the drivers.

  • Frank
    Frank Nov 04, 2008

    let me know what is the model of the laptop. I may bale to get you one.

    no promise.

  • Frank
    Frank Nov 06, 2008

    congrats to you. at least you have a direction where to get the driver.

    Hp and all computer manufacture want to give you all the nonsense, so they list as 30 porgrams or 45 programs, etc. (mainly a sales pitch).

    as far as hardward, who ever going to give them a good deal.



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