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Laptop apparently uses default touchpad drivers ?

  1. #21

    Posts : 120
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Cheers KYHI. Installing Win7 again as we speak, I had installed the Enterprise evaluation before, which obviously expires, but I have a license for Ultimate. The installer was being problematic and asking for drivers, so tried the Enterprise and it had done the same thing, then I installed via your PE with WinNTSetup and all was fine. But now I need an actual licensed copy on there, not just an evaluation

    Cheers to the esd-wim converter as well. I was using winreducer's esd-wim converter before, but surely yours is more efficient.

    Thanks again

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  2. #22

    Posts : 2,614
    Windows 3.1 > Windows 10

    what did you get installed 7 enterprise? all this on your dell?

    how come you did not install the win7 you had a license for the first time??

    do you just like to experiment ?? LOL
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  3. #23

    Posts : 120
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Haha yes since this laptop is brand new i'm slowly setting it up to my specification... This includes (for the moment) triple booting 8.1 (Core) , 7 , and Win 10 TP.

    I have a retail Ultimate Win7 license, but the installer was giving me issues about a cd/dvd driver (my laptop has no cd/dvd drive so ??) , then tried Ultimate on a USB stick instead of my USB dvd drive and it was the same, so tried the Enterprise installer and it was the same. Eventually just used your PE with WinNT Setup to get it installed, successfully might I add, (The Windows 7 installer just hates my new laptop) but forgot that 7 enterprise was still on the USB, not Ultimate, so back to square one LOL.
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