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P8P67 Pro Windows 8 support

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Hey everyone
Does anyone know if I can use the Windows 7 chipset, USB, etc. drivers on Windows 8, and have it work just fine?
Thanks!
-rootbeer999
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I'm using the Windows 7 Version of drivers for my board, so I'm going to assume yes. Just make sure you have the latest UEFI version.
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Originally Posted by importflip View Post

I'm using the Windows 7 Version of drivers for my board, so I'm going to assume yes. Just make sure you have the latest UEFI version.

By latest UEFI version, I assume you mean to update the bios?

I am currently on 2103 (I think) and don't want to update it further because my OC is perfectly stable and all is well.

I did get a message saying the UEFI wasn't compatiable when Win 8 did its checks.

I had an issue with WIndows 8 where after installing nvidia drivers id get stuck with a black desktop and white mouse cursor.

I've ended up going back to win 7. :-(
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Everything seems to be working fine on my P8P67 Pro with Windows 8.
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Originally Posted by importflip View Post

I'm using the Windows 7 Version of drivers for my board, so I'm going to assume yes. Just make sure you have the latest UEFI version.

By latest UEFI version, I assume you mean to update the bios?

I am currently on 2103 (I think) and don't want to update it further because my OC is perfectly stable and all is well.

I did get a message saying the UEFI wasn't compatiable when Win 8 did its checks.

I had an issue with WIndows 8 where after installing nvidia drivers id get stuck with a black desktop and white mouse cursor.

I've ended up going back to win 7. :-(

That's just a Nvidia issue. That used to happen back in Windows 7 too.
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