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I'm trying to get Windows 7 working on a friends MacBook Pro. It didn't come with any disks, or so he claims. Me, I think he lost them, but whatever...

Anyway, I can't find the drivers for boot camp. So he's stuck with an incomplete Windows 7 install. No sound, poor touch pad support, etc. He wants to play Windows games on his Mac. Nothing major (though I think he's going to try to get Skyrim...), but that's not possible without the drivers. Yet, I can't find ANY drivers. I can find tons of updates, but no drivers...

Google has proven to be no help...
post #2 of 6
Yea, they are supposed to be on the disk that comes with all macs. Which OS do you have? I have the disk. I could maybe get them to you somehow depending on OS, I dont have lion (dont know if it matters). tongue.gif
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Either on the disc, or you can download them when you launch the boot camp application from Mac itself.

I personally use the preview drivers from AMD, and use the rest that are downloaded through bootcamp.
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How would I download them? I've been given no such option.

Also, it's running slow leapord, or which ever is the one before the latest (which I believe is the one I mentioned).
post #5 of 6
Boot up OS X, and start the 'boot camp assistant'. Click next. Now it should have an option selected that says 'download the most recent support software from Apple' or something like that.
Then it asks you if you want to burn it to disc, or save it. (downloading might take a while)

That's it! Hope this works smile.gif
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I finally tried it, and it refuses to download...
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