Question about Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Can't find xp drivers for my laptop with vista

Posted by on

  • 3 more comments 
  • mendez11 May 11, 2010

    Please more info

  • NANDAKISHORE
    NANDAKISHORE May 11, 2010

    Tell me your model of the laptop.

  • ads0889 May 11, 2010

    any description on your laptops?

  • Barry Parks May 11, 2010

    What is the make and model of the laptop? Which drivers do you need and for which OS?

  • RescueTechLA
    RescueTechLA May 11, 2010

    What's the make and model of your laptop?

×

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Brigadier General:

    An expert that has over 10,000 points.

  • Master
  • 10,406 Answers

Some computers are "designed for Vista",
i.e., the manufacturer expects that Vista (or Windows 7) will be the ONLY Operating System that will be used.
So, the manufacturer has chosen to NOT create device-drivers for Windows XP for their hardware.

Use Vista, or upgrade to Windows 7.

Posted on Dec 02, 2009

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

Try uniblue's driverscanner. Some drivers may not be available when downgrading from Vista to XP, but driverscanner has worked well for me so far.

Posted on Sep 18, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

I have istalled window XP and i had window vista...but after installation of new one my laptop inspiron 1525 sound system is not working..m trying to install sound driver but thats not properly...


You are download grading your Operating System to XP from Vista. Drivers for Vista and XP are diferent.

You can download the Audio drivers for XP from Dell Support Site for your laptop.
Check your "Device Manager" and uninstall the previous drivers and reinstall the XP Audio drivers downloaded from Dell Site.

Hope it helps.

Oct 13, 2010 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Need XP Pro drivers for a toshiba satellite A215-5829 laptop


Some Toshiba laptops are "designed for Vista".
This means that Toshiba will _never_ write and distribute drivers for XP.
Check Toshiba's web-site for "drivers", if any are available.

Sep 13, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Sir, Iam using toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 model laptop.already this laptop contain windows vista. i want to instal Windows XP.can you please help me how can i install Windows XP and how can i download...


I RUN BOTH XP AND VISTA ON THE SAME SYSTEM YOU ARE BEST TO PARTITION THE DRIVE AND PUT THEM IN SEPERATE SECTIONS, I USE XP FOR KIDS OLDER LEARNING PROGRAMS WITH 256 RESOLUTION AND UPTODATE PC ON VISTA SIDE. AFTER FDISK FORMATING DRIVE I FIRST INSTALLED XP IN PARTITION THEN UPGRADED WITH FRESH INSTALL OF VISTA TO SEPERATE DRIVE , WHEN BOOTS ASKS YOU WHICH START UP SYSTEM YOU NEED N U LOAD DRIVERS IN NORMAL WAY AND GET DRIVERS OFF INTERNET , U CAN USE VISTA SETUP TO GET DRIVERS PUT ON DONGLE THEN RELOAD ON XP AND LOAD DRIVERS.


YOU WILL HAVE TO ADD A PARTITION TO YOUR DRIVE IF GOT SPACE AND DONT WANT TO START FRESH.
THEN SEE IF XP CAN BE LOADED ONTO IT ILL TRY IT ON MY SYSTEM TO C IF LET U GO BACKWARDS RATHER THAN UPDATING

ACTIONMAN

Feb 27, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

1 Answer

Download win xp


sorry u can't download windows XP u should purchase it and remove vista and install windows XP after installing u should download drivers for the dell laptop Inspiron 1525 of windows XP because vista is pre installed operating system including with drivers

Jul 29, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

5 Answers

My laptop contains windows vista and i want to install Windows XP


i am using toshiba satellite l300model laptop. My laptop also contains windows vista. i want to install Windows XP as well. Some of my music software does not support Vista. Can you
please help me on how can i install Windows XP and how can i download the
XP drivers. I... Read more

May 20, 2008 | Computers & Internet

4 Answers

How to install XP in toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 laptop


You cannot uninstall Windows Vista, but you can reinstall your previous operating system, which then replaces Windows Vista. To reinstall your old operating system, you must have the original installation disc. Back up your programs and files, insert the installation disc into your computer, and then reinstall the old operating system. To regain the hard disk space used by Windows Vista, reformat the disk during the reinstallation process. After reinstalling your previous operating system, reinstall your programs and files.

Feb 29, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

1 Answer

Sharing printer between vista and xp os


Hi have a nice day.
I think tranfering your job to desktop first, and then sending to printer, is a solution for now.

Feb 22, 2008 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

2 Answers

XP Drivers for HP Pavilion DV 6516 tx Laptop


well going back to xp may not work ok and xp is very slow and buggy vista alot better u need to cheak for updates on vista and run cccleaner what ideams do u wann conectto pc that wont work

Feb 03, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

2 Answers

I need xp driver


Just a second; you have Vista installed on your notebook but want an XP driver???? Can you expand a little please

Aug 22, 2007 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

68 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

98921 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14089 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...