I downloaded it and ran a report – it mentions 2 Atheros wifi entries, probably because I found a slightly different Atheros driver that made the wifi work. I am having Windows Vista 64 bit preinstalled with it. I give help here as I done this to many laptops. AMD Turion 64 X2 2. Community Forum Software by IP. When you create an account, we remember exactly what you’ve read, so you always come right back where you left off.

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Does XP Pro installation proceedure of dv will work on my system also. I tried a few from slightly earlier Compaq and HP models, hoping sp find one that would work. FireWire then you probably can just right click it and select disable in the Device Manager.

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I found alot of drivers online. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links. Hello everyone, This is my first post on this forum.

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Virus Problem, Please Help. You must log in or sign up to reply here. No, create an account now. Would the fact that my notebook already came prepackaged with 2 hard drives in it have anything to do with this?

Thank you for the link. Here’s the enhanced Unknown Devices report. Okay, I am doing what a lot of people are doing and downgrading to XP from vista. I have to leave right now, but I’ll post the other report in a couple hours when I get back. I tried just plugging in the jump fv9700 before setup and pressing F6 at the appropriate time to try installing the drivers I placed on the jump drive, but that did not work.

Vista to XP again – HP DV9700 laptop driver blues

Hey i have a dv and i need the sata driver to install xp Started by jfinner1Apr 20 Posted 17 February – You have to download a different chipset file, mate, as that one is different from each version. Thanks again for all the help, you guys are great! This topic has been archived.


From what I read, your Wifi is either a Broadcom or Atheros. Until I plugged the internet cable in, the laptop wouldn’t recognixe the modem. So in that regard, I am already set. Windows OS and Software. Community Forum Software by IP.

Like dv i dont have option to disable native SATA support in my system. Both programs are free downloads, and are available here at Major Geeks.


I have gone through the link given by you. Thanks for the drivers you’ve added, I’ll try them this morning.

Copyright -Tech Support Forum. Hi, Thanks for ur reply. Main Problem is the Wireless Network being disabled All times are GMT Woudl you know if i install windows 7, would i be able to find drivers?