Originally Posted by 20 Below
How do I make sure they dont install?
When you see this
during installation, choose "Ask me later".
When you get to the desktop, open the Start menu and type device installation settings
In this little control panel, copy these settings:
After this, open the Windows Update settings and choose "Check for updates but let me choose whether to download and install them".
If you still see drivers offered, then right-click the driver update and choose "Hide this update". I still see drivers offered for my Microsoft Intellimouse Optical.