backup laptop drivers

  shauny36 22:16 27 Sep 2006

am wanting to back up the drivers on my advent 7016 laptop as i havent got any drivers for it if anything happens to hd.

do i just go into program files and copy the driver folder or are the main drivers somewhere else (eg: vga sound etc)

  Diodorus Siculus 22:22 27 Sep 2006

The best option is to get a program that will ID all the components and use it to find out what's in the machine; then go to the individual manufacturers' sites and get drivers from there.

You can back up the drivers folder but they are not necessarily all there.

  Diodorus Siculus 22:23 27 Sep 2006

click here for some of the drivers

  shauny36 22:45 27 Sep 2006

is there no way of copying them directly from the laptop.

  Diodorus Siculus 23:09 27 Sep 2006

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