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I want to instal windows xp on compaq cq60-104tu
1)First of all you have to install windows vista with all thedrivers available at www.hp.com and downgrade to windows xp sp2 or sp3.
2)Make your Vista Recovery cd/dvd if you haven't yet:
3)Use Nlite to sliptream ICH9 sata driver.
A good guide to sliptream sata driver
5)ICH9 sata driver, the driver is located in iaAHCI.inf and is called ICH9M-E/M SATA AHCI Controller
6)Drivers for cq60-104tu
Intel Chipset,(install and reboot before other drivers):
7)(optional) if you have Nvidia video graphics ( i don't think this has it)
NVIDIA GeForce 9200
Nvidia ForceWare X 177.98 for Windows XP/2K 32bit, here:
8)3-step process to install:
1. Download driver, double click and select extract,
2. Download modded INF and replace original INF in extracted folder,
3. Install & reboot.
or you may try other versions, join their forum for further details
9)MS-UAA (required with a reboot before intel Video and Audio driver)
10)if you have intel graphics
Mobile Intel 4 Series Express Chipset Family Graphics
11)Conexant SmartAudio 221
Use this for audio. Unzip to a folder.
Run installer. if it errors use Device Manager.
From Device Manager,right click "Audio Device on HD",choose Update driver,
No to connect,
Install from a list or specific location,
Select Don't Search, I will choose the driver to install,
For the Hardware Type select 'Show All Devices'
Remove the check from "Show Compatible Hardware" and click on "Have Disk".
Next...browse to the unzipped folder and choose the "WiSVHe5.inf".
Ignore XP when it complains.
12)Conexant HDAUDIO Soft Data Fax Modem with SmartCP Driver
13)if you have Atheros Wireless driver
here (your VISTA driver):
or if it does not work try here:
14)if you have intel wireless
Intel PRO/Wireless Drivers
15)if you have Broadcom Wireless
16)Realtek usb 2.0 Card reader:
17)Realtek RTL8101E Family PCI-E Fast Ethernet NIC Driver
18).Net Framework(before Quick Launch):
19)HP Quick Launch Buttons
20)If you have Bluetooth,
The HP Integrated Module is your Bluetooth Wireless
21)If you had for 7 unknown devices (buttons drivers)here:
22)Installation --> right click machine.inf, choose install.
Good luck. if there is a problem contact me at email@example.com
Posted on Apr 16, 2009
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Posted on Feb 10, 2009
Look at this , it worked for my cq60-100
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