Windows® XP Drivers for Acer® Aspire 5735 Laptop
Acer Aspire 5735 is a laptop meant for daily use, and is available at highly affordable prices. It runs on the Intel Pentium Dual Core T3200 Mobile processor and has a 160 GB hard disk. It has a 15.6-inch LCD screen with an aspect ratio of 16:9. The laptop has Windows Vista Home Premium, but if you have upgraded it to Windows XP, then you will also need to install the right Windows XP drivers.
- Installing Windows XP drivers
- How to install Windows XP drivers?
- Issues that may come up
Installing Windows XP drivers
Whether you are installing drivers for your printer, wireless adapter, CD-ROM, network adapter, video card or hard drive, you will need to keep several things in mind while doing so. The first thing you need to consider is compatibility. The drivers you are choosing to install on your computer should be compatible not only with your computer system, but also with your hardware device and also your operating system. The second thing you should keep in mind is the quality of the drivers. Whether you are installing the drivers online or offline, you should make sure that they are coming from an authentic and reliable source.
How to install Windows XP drivers?
In order to install the drivers, you should right click on the ‘My Computer’ icon, click on ‘Manage’ and highlight ‘Device Manager.’ Choose the category of hardware you want to install drivers for and click on the + symbol adjoining it. Now, choose the device and click on its properties. Click on the ‘Driver’ tab, click on the ‘Update driver’ button and browse the location where the driver files are situated. By doing this, you will install new drivers or update the existing ones for your hardware devices.
Sometimes you may see the devices in the category of unknown devices. This is because these devices are recognized by Windows, but do not have any existing drivers installed. In such a situation, you will need to install new drivers for these devices, which you can do both offline and online. The best source to install Acer Aspire 5735 Windows XP drivers, is from the website of your hardware device’s manufacturer or the CD that came with the device.