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Drivers I bought a acer 5100 laptop from an associate. The original OS was vista, however someone installed XP Pro, but missing drivers.I don't have the installation cd it must have come with originally, How can I get it back to its original factory state, or where to I find the right drivers for XP. I prefer to have Vista though.

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    did he format hard drive

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