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windows xp SP3 drivers for HP compaq 6720s laptop

hi every body,

my friend has HP compaq 6720s with XP SP2,we are trying to upgrade it to XP SP3,any one can provide us with like to those drivers

will be appreciated

 

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Re: windows xp SP3 drivers for HP compaq 6720s laptop

The first thing to do is install this HP Hotfix.  http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareDescription.jsp?swItem=ob-54942-1&lang=en&cc=us&mode=3& The HPQFlash will update the BIOS and afterwards it has been reported that SP3 Update goes smoothly without loss of hardware functionality.

 

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Re: windows xp SP3 drivers for HP compaq 6720s laptop

First of all thank you erico for quick replying,

 

i have finished downloading the software,now ,what i am suppose to do with HP Hotfix ?what is it for?

 

scond,shall i do the same in case of clean install.

 

 

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Re: windows xp SP3 drivers for HP compaq 6720s laptop

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First install the microsoft dot net 2.0

then install the HP fix. don't use the link. copy (CTRL+C) the entire url  from the post and paste it(CTRL+V) into the browser address box

Message Edited by erico on 02-07-2009 09:18 AM
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Re: windows xp SP3 drivers for HP compaq 6720s laptop

The BIOS file posted above does not seem to be for the 6720S. You really shouldn't need any hotfix or drivers to upgrade to SP3_simply install it from Windows Update.

 

Btw,all of your XP drivers,including BIOS are HERE


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