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My dell dimension E521 desktop. I installed a new hard drive on my I installed windows xp os instead of the windows vista os that the pc came with, it installed fine, drivers disk wouldn't work so I had to go to dell's driver downloads, I have downloaded every driver it says goes with my pc but when I go to device manager menu there is a red x on the broadcom, I am unable to connect with the internet, this is frustrating, could this have something to do with my using xp instead of vista. I know it must be something really little that I havent tweeked and hate to take it ot outside help for this.

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Hi,
Please go to the Dell website again. You should be looking for a LAN driver. Make sure that you are downloading drivers for Windows XP.
If that doesn't help visit broadcom website.

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