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dell inspiron 640m xp home wireless driver


denis93

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my sister has bought the above laptop second hand,some one had put 7 in it,so i removed windows 7 ,unfortunately they have removed the back up recovery from the hard drive,so i put in windows xp home as that is what it was built for,my question is i know this is a wireless laptop,what drivers do i need to install to get wireless internet on it please?

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denis93

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fruitbat,did as you said,it connected straight away,thank you sooooooooooo much,you guys are brilliant. one final problem i have with it,is in the sound in control panel its all greyed out,and no volume control is showing.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Looks like sound drivers are missing

look in device manager to see what type of sound card is fitted and drivers are here

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denis93

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fruitbat thats it youve saved the day yet again,laptop working 100% perfect thank you once again.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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You're Welcome

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