Help with dumping vista / install xp on laptop

  bb_r620 13:00 11 Jan 2009

hi there, just got an HP dv7-1103ea notebook and i'm looking for drivers for xp so i can format and put windows xp on, instead of vista.

can't get vista to run at any decent speed even after doing several tweaks.

here is a pic of device manager:

click here

should i be able to get drivers ok?
thanks in advance..

  brundle 13:07 11 Jan 2009

Plenty to read at this forum, but take note of this particular post; click here

  bb_r620 13:19 11 Jan 2009

interesting read, can't be bothered with the grief of installing acpi drivers etc, thanks for the reply..

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