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Drivers always prompting to re-install (windows XP)

Q: Drivers always prompting to re-install (windows XP)

Hey Everyone,

I'm not sure whether this is the correct place to post this (I'm new here). Sorry if it's the wrong place!

So my problem is I am running a laptop on windows XP. Every time I start up the computer, it prompts me to install device drivers (HID-compliant devices and stuff). The weird part is, I've already installed those drivers when I first got the computer. I've learned to just press cancel every time those prompts pop up, but I'm wondering if I'm able to stop them from popping up every single time I start the computer. I'm also curious as to why it's doing this. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Specs:
Operating System: Windows XP Service Pack 3
Processor: Intel core 2 duo
RAM: 2GB DDR3 RAM
Brand: Lenovo R500
Graphics: Intel R 4 series express chipset family (on-board)

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A: Drivers always prompting to re-install (windows XP)

I'm far from an expert, but why not let them install to see if it quits prompting you? If all else fails, you can roll them back. After all, they could be "updated drivers". Just my thoughts.

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egertz

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Go to Control Panel/Date and Time make sure that your computer is in the Right time zone for your area, and the check box for automatically update for Daylight Savings time is checked. Then go to the Internet Time tab and update your time to the current time. then you can try the Update again.

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[email protected]
 

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A:How to install drivers using Windows Recovery "Load Drivers" option.

See if you can do a system restore from boot (option two here - System Restore )

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/365501-how-install-drivers-using-windows-recovery-load-drivers-option.html
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A:BSOD, Windows freezing, Windows resumes without prompting it too etc.

Can anyone shed any light?

Thanks

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http://superuser.com/questions/401532/why-does-windows-7-ask-for-additional-drivers-when-installing-from-a-usb-3-0-dri

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I think it's a procedural issue to make this work.


uninstall the device driver(s) and the HUB too
power off (not restart)
now cable the device to your system and then power it on (if applicaable)
boot your system
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-xp-wont-install-new-usb-drivers.69401/
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Hi hype88
Click Start and right click on "My Computer"
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A:No hdd drivers/windows won't install.

Try downloading the F6 Sata Controller drivers use at Load Driver.
If you can only find F6 drivers for Win xp there will do.
SATA Driver - Load in Windows 7 or Vista Setup

http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/167020-no-hdd-drivers-windows-wont-install.html
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A:What Drivers to Install for Windows 7

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http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/224849-what-drivers-install-windows-7-a.html
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Try updating all your MOBO drivers.

From here:

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A:Windows 7 Won't Install Drivers

  
Quote: Originally Posted by norcalnative925


Hey,
I am having two problems both with installing drivers. The first problem is for my Xporter XT 8GB USB flash drive. It worked fine with Vista, but now when I plug it in Windows 7 tries to install a driver and fails. The flash drive shows up in Devices, but not in Computer. So I cannot access my files in it. The second problem is Windows Updater tries to install a driver for Intel WiFi Link 5100 AGN, but failed multiple times. It was working for awhile without the driver, but now doesn't. So I uninstalled the device and reinstalled the driver. Now it shows up as Network Controller and says that it is not configured right (code 1). What do I do to fix these problems? Thanks.


Hi and welcome
The vista driver might work if installed in compatibility mode. Your best bet is to go to their website and see if they have a win 7 driver. let us know if you need help installing it
Ken J+

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A:virus prompting me to install fake anti-virus software.. "Worm.Win32.Netsky"

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A:No drivers recognized in new windows 8 install on SSD!

Yes if you did not install the Dell version of their OS, there are going to be issues with drivers. Dell should have all of the drivers for Windows 10 up by now for that machine. They may even offer a free Windows 10 version of what came on that unit, if you bought it during the upgrade promise period when they announced it.

When OEM's were switching from Vista to 7, you could fill out a form at their website and they would send you the upgrade media for the cost of just Shipping & Handling.

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I have attached a screen shot.

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It should install them automatically, but its always a good idea to have them on hand in case you need them..

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http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/40140-does-windows-7-automatically-install-drivers.html
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http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/cant-log-on-to-windows-need-to-get-files-drivers-before-re-install-help-please-209940.html
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You using XP now? has to be same architecture as the Target Vista/Seven OS
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http://www.msfn.org/board/topic/138899-se7en-ua-with-sp1-rtm-injection/
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-to-slipstream-drivers-into-windows-7-install.985065/
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Quote: Originally Posted by Bluehippo


I heard that windows 7 automatically installs drivers. Does that mean I shouldn't put the hardware installation disc in?


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http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/99878-does-windows-7-automatically-install-drivers-you.html
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A:Cant install windows 7 (no device drivers)

The error usually means that the installer is bad. Confirm the ISO integrity and burn another DVD using Windows 7 USB-DVD Download Tool.

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When you say you tried updating the drivers, did you do/mean: In Device Manager, rt click the device and select Update Driver?

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/missing-drivers-after-windows-7-install.138082/
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windows 8.1 setup media will not install the newest drivers - windows update will - once you get online..

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install your 347 driver - connect to the internet and install the updates (this will update all your drivers)
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http://www.eightforums.com/graphic-cards/65805-how-can-i-install-windows-8-without-nvidia-drivers.html
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http://www.eightforums.com/installation-setup/59199-no-drivers-windows-8-fresh-install.html
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A:Does Windows 7 have AHCI drivers at install

  
Quote: Originally Posted by nate42nd


I have found on 4 different boards if I install in AHCI mode, Windows 7 seems to "find" the drivers for running in AHCI/RAID mode at install. If I install in IDE mode, it does not and I have no option to switch to AHCI/RAID if needed. In the past you had to press F6 (or whatever) and install them from a floppy. I think this is no longer the case with Windows 7. Can anyone confirm this. I don't even have a floppy and never will. I will install in AHCI so I have the choice in the future. Is there any down side to doing this and am I right?

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What you are asking in found in the BIOS settings. Read the manual supplied as to how they (manufacture) wants things done.
my MOBO allows (F6) also (F11) and (F12) - (F2) is master access to Bios.






Quote:
I don't even have a floppy and never will.


then burn to a CD or DVD or USB. your choice. but some manufactures demand that you install there xxxxxx via floppy disc.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/215942-how-does-windows-7-install-device-drivers.html
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Check this link:

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A:Windows 2008 R2 will not install any drivers

Hi,
 
This issue can be caused by some third party programs.
 
I suggest disabling the third party programs and boot in
Clean Boot
to reinstall the drivers.
 
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A:When to install drivers when re-installing Windows 10

Originally Posted by benpatten


I have been having problems with Windows 10 Home and after searching around I found that the best course of action would be to reinstall windows.
Having created a USB with the install on it I want to start, however I had my PC made and delivered to me with everything installed including my Graphics card drivers ect. I have the disk for it, and I understand how to reinstall windows but what I don't know is when I would Install the Graphics Card drivers and whether an External Disk Drive would work when completing this process?
I am nervous about reinstalling windows but I feel it is neccisary.

Thank you for reading, and help is appreciated.
Ben



Welcome Ben to Ten Forums. You could make a backup of all your installed drivers 1st. Also makes a complete image backup of your Windows OS too before doing your re-install of Windows. If you choose the Repair Windows method Ben, then you will not lose any personal files or installed 3rd party programs. Only thing you might want to do is whatever 3rd party AV program you may be using is to remove it 1st before repairing your Windows 10. Here are some links Ben, and suggestions.

For making a backup for all your Windows Drivers:
Create a folder on your flash drive or any internal or external drive: Drivers
Open Admin command prompt and run: Dism /Online /Export-Driver /Destination:X:\Drivers
Replace X with the drive letter of your drive.
Or use the freeware: Driver 4.1 Backup Download
http://www.techspot.com/downloads/61...le-driver.html

Link for doing a Repair install for your Windows:
Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade

Here is the link for Macrium Reflect for making a complete image of your current Windows 10 OS
http://www.macrium.com/reflectfree.aspx

Hope this helps you Ben
Mike

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