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comchips
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Upgrading a zd7000 laptop from XP to Windows 7

Looking for any body that upgraded a zd7000 laptop to Windows 7.

 

Any success  or any issues to look out.

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Gangles
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Re: Upgrading a zd7000 laptop from XP to Windows 7

http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windows-7/get/upgrade-advisor.aspx

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mertoman
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Re: Upgrading a zd7000 laptop from XP to Windows 7

7 works great - zd7260 - 2GB RAM - 250GB Drive - 64MB GeForce Go5700 - no Aero.  Vista was slow.

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magnusfl
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Re: Upgrading a zd7000 laptop from XP to Windows 7

it runs fine till you hit the lack of vidio drivers thanks to lack of HP suport as they do not suport drivers over xp but my friends del does as well as my friends sony also does whicvh is why i never by a ati grafic card due to lack of suport and now I never buy an hp/compaq again for thne same reason

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Mumbodog
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Re: Upgrading a zd7000 laptop from XP to Windows 7

How to hack the inf Vista driver for the Go5700 chip and install in W7, see Solution 3

 

http://www.fixya.com/support/t2377159-nvidia_geforce_fx_go5700_vista_windows_7

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