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Reinstalling windows on HP, should I install all drivers?

by Jman787 / December 1, 2008 12:21 PM PST

I am going the reinstall windows XP on an HP Pavilion zv5000. After this, do I need to install all of the drivers from its website? (There are so many and I'm not sure which to download)

Thanks for any help!

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Only if you want everything to work.
by Coryphaeus / December 1, 2008 3:25 PM PST

Drivers will be needed for (if the hardware is there):

Modem
Network Interface
Sound
Video
USB
Keyboard (maybe)
Mouse (maybe)
Printer
Scanner
Etc.

Do you not have the restoral CD(s) that came with the PC? If so they will have everything.,

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drivers
by rb1471 / December 3, 2008 4:02 PM PST

try uniblue driver scanner,it found all my latest drivers

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