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You can download the XP driver HERE.
You can try to fool the driver installation program to install in Windows Vista by using Windows Vista Compatibility Mode so that the driver installation program think it is installing in Windows XP mode.
1. Run the downloaded .exe file.
2. Once done, go to the folder that has been created (usually under program files) and expand it.
3. You should see a setup.exe file. Right click on this and select "properties".
4. In th box that opens up, choose 'compatibility' tab.
5. Check "run this program in compatibility mode for", and from the dropdown menu choose "Windows XP(service pack 2)
6. At the bootom of the box you should see "Privilege Level". Check the box that says 'run this program as administrator'.
7. Click "Apply" and "OK".
One word of caution, use this as the last method, or wait for the Vista drivers to be available. Hope this helps..
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