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Can anyone find drivers for this Sony laptop?
VGN-NR498E/W

Thanks.

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I wasn't able to find exactly the /W drivers.

Here is what I found:

VGN-NR498E
VGN-NR498E/S

There is also an automatic detect my model feature and a direct input of your laptop's model Here.
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Originally Posted by TaiDinh View Post
I wasn't able to find exactly the /W drivers.

Here is what I found:

VGN-NR498E
VGN-NR498E/S

There is also an automatic detect my model feature and a direct input of your laptop's model Here.
Yea apparently the site is broken only for MY model. (Tech support sent an email to the people but I doubt anything will happen.)

So Tai you think these will work? Are they the same chipset?
    
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Yea apparently the site is broken only for MY model. (Tech support sent an email to the people but I doubt anything will happen.)

So Tai you think these will work? Are they the same chipset?
I don't know.

Comparing the /W and the /S model, the only differences that I see is the color. The price tag is even the same. Take a look at the first two or three. http://www.sonystyle.com/webapp/wcs/...tegoryId=16154

I think the /S drivers should work just fine.

EDIT: The /L and /T model isn't even listed on the drivers list. Only the /S or the no /letter at all. I think that the /S drivers works for the /S, /W, /T, and /L models.
Edited by TaiDinh - 7/5/08 at 4:57pm
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Another rep man. Thanks a lot.

Edit: Waitttttt. I need XP drivers.
    
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Another rep man. Thanks a lot.

Edit: Waitttttt. I need XP drivers.
Those drivers on the website isn't XP? =/ I tried to search on Google, but I didn't find anything. Usually on laptops, there should be a separate folder in C: that has a backup of all the drivers.
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The laptop is preinstalled with Vista though. I want to put XP on it. I think i'll just find out what chipset it is and find XP drivers for it.
    
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if you can get the net you should be able to download the drivers from ms
xp drivers for the 4965AGN
http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Deta...lName=Windows* XP Home Edition&lang=eng
Edited by noobdown - 7/5/08 at 7:15pm
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if you can get the net you should be able to download the drivers from ms
xp drivers for the 4965AGN
http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Deta...lName=Windows* XP Home Edition&lang=eng
From microsoft? Really? How...?
    
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From microsoft? Really? How...?
MS keeps some drivers you can download by checking for updated drivers online
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