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I don't type well on my back, in the almost dark, It would be quicker if you would read what I have already entered.
JA: What kind of computer do you have?
Customer: Lenovo G510
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: IT IS RUNNING LINUX! I need drivers so I can load a M/S factory Windows 7 on to it.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  IT Miro replied 10 months ago.

Hello! My name is*****
I am a certified computer professional who will assist you.

Expert:  IT Miro replied 10 months ago.

To confirm, did your Lenovo G510 computer come with Linux or Windows pre-installed? Also, do you have a Windows installation disk?


IT Miro

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
It did come w/Windows. Has been happily running Linux Mint since I got it. I want to give it to my niece and convert it back to Windows. I have a factory MS Windows 7 disk, not installed in anything. Installation fails when it asks for missing drivers. Which is what this series of calls is about. Where/How do I find them?
Expert:  IT Miro replied 10 months ago.

If there are some drivers missing, you can download them from the official Lenovo web page, but you can install the drivers only if you can access the Windows 7 desktop.

At which point the installation fails exactly?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Just cancel me and billing. I've just. Totally wasted way too much time getting nowhere.
Expert:  IT Miro replied 10 months ago.

Cancelling now.


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