Drivers for Windows® XP in Acer® Extensa
Acer® Extensa® is a series of Acer Extensa Laptops designed for business and professional users. Most Acer® Extensa® laptops have a medium level configuration, while only a few of them have full-fledged media center configurations. Acer® developed the Extensa® series in order to create a balance between essentials to high performances. The Acer® Extensa® series was designed for optimum balance between everyday home usage and business tasks.
- Different drivers
- Availability of drivers
- Issues with drivers
There are different Acer® Extensa® drivers available for Windows® XP. There are VGA Driver for graphical display, Network Adaptor Driver, Realtek High Definition Audio Driver for high definition audio, backup and restoration of device drivers, etc. It also has a Driver Checker for effective detection of outdated and damaged device drivers and to update newest version of drivers. Acer® Extensa® also has NVIDIA® GeForce® for video cards.
Availability of drivers
The different drivers available for Acer® Extensa® for Windows® XP can be downloaded from different websites. But user should be cautious to know what exactly the user is downloading. The user should also know if he really needs the driver to work on his requirement.
Most of the issues with driver installation in Acer® Extensa® with Windows® XP can be resolved by flashing the BIOS. But before flashing the BIOS, turn off the AHCI mode in BIOS, install Windows® XP, install all drivers, download and install all SATA drivers and then re-enable AHCI mode. This should be tried and if it doesn't work, only then BIOS should be flashed. If nothing seem to help you install the drivers, call an iYogi technician for a step-by-step guidance on how to resolve your problem.