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Going from Vista to XP MCE

My neighbor has a Acer Aspire 5610z notebook and wants to put MCE on it. I looked over the acer site and wasn't able to locate drivers for XP. It has Vista Home Premium on it now.

Here is a link for the notebook itself.

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Just install it.

Then post back what drives you don't hve for it.

why MCE>

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FYI

http://support.acer-euro.com/drivers...k/as_5610.html

it lists XP right there on the front page.

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crappy computer+vista=crap.

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FYI

http://support.acer-euro.com/drivers...k/as_5610.html

it lists XP right there on the front page.
That's for a diff. modle w/ diff. equipment.

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Just install it.

Then post back what drives you don't hve for it.

why MCE>
Because I have it.





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Because I have it.


More than likey, xp already has the drivers.

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More than likey, xp already has the drivers.
It's an OEM from Gateway so all that stuff is on a diff. disk correct?





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It's an OEM from Gateway so all that stuff is on a diff. disk correct?

Just download a new copy of XP.


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a burnable cd?

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no no no

Crappy Computer=crap

Vista=crap

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Crappy Computer=crap

Vista=crap

Therefore

(Crappy Computer)(Vista)= Crap^2
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Vista=crap

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