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I loaded window xp on my laptop , to come to find that its missing .
?Ethernet controller?Ethernet controller?Audio device on hig definition audio bus
? video controller (VGA compatible)
! MPU-401 compatible MIDI device
! SM bus controller
! UMAX astra 610P
! bluetooth device (RFCOMM protocol TDI) #2
! bluetooth device (RFCOMM protocol TDI)
! multiport communications port(COM5)
! digi realport (COM4)
? video controller
ive reinstalled windows xp before ive had no problems till now, any help would be reallt greatful, thankyou.

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Go to Lenovo's support site on another unit, enter the model of your unit (it's on the bottom of the laptop) and download the drivers for the items XP didn't have drivers for.
It's not uncommon these days to have very few drivers provided by the operating system.
No worries.
Good luck

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