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Solved: Dual booting xp and vista, network driver problems

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by joey2k, Apr 25, 2009.

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  1. joey2k

    joey2k Thread Starter

    Apr 25, 2009
    Hi, ok, so i have an acer 7520g preinstalled with vista, and yesterday i bought xp so i could install it on second harddrive for gaming. After it was installed, i installed the updates, drivers for video card, speakers, directx, wireless network (atheros ar5007eg) but heres my problem:

    I can't get cabled internet to work. When i launch vista (where everything works) and look under device manager it just says
    "Microsoft 6to4-networkcard (Which btw has an 31 error?)
    "NVIDIA nForce Networking controller"

    I got wireless working but i dont know what drivers i need to make cable work... any help would be greatly appreciated!

  2. TheOutcaste


    Aug 7, 2007
    Welcome to TSG!

    What does the Device Manager show when booted to XP?
    Did you download and install the Chipset driver for XP?
    From this thread:
    Choose the 7520g of course
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