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Windows 7 drivers are available for CMI8788, CMI8738, CMI8768, CMI8768 , CMI8770, and CMI8787, but Windows 7's native drivers might work best.
More » If any Windows 7 drivers are available for Compaq computers, they can be downloaded via HP's standard support site, linked above. Compaq's newer computers typically come with Windows 7 installed and of course have Windows 7 drivers available.More » ASUS Windows 7 drivers can be downloaded via ASUS's support site, linked above.ASUS has made available Windows 7 drivers for most of their motherboard lines including those based on AMD, Intel Socket 775, 1155, 1156, 1366, 2011, and more.This Windows 7 driver is compatible with most AMD/ATI Radeon HD series GPUs, including the R9 series and newer HD series chips.Important: There are 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this Windows 7 driver available, so be sure to choose the right one.HP's site may have Windows 7 drivers listed for older Compaq computers as well.
More » The most current Creative Sound Blaster Windows 7 drivers are listed on Creative's Driver Availability Chart, linked above.
If "Windows 7" is an option under the choices then your PC should support Windows 7.
Note: If no drivers are listed for Windows 7, even though e Machines says your PC supports it, it just means that the native drivers available in Windows 7 will suffice for your computer.
After installing Windows 7, you may need to download the latest Windows 7 drivers for some of the hardware in your PC.
Windows 7 is one of Microsoft's most popular operating systems, so most manufacturers regularly release Windows 7 driver updates for their products. Another alternative is a dedicated driver installer tool.
Important: Many BIOSTAR motherboards may have passed certain Windows 7 tests but that does not mean that Windows 7 drivers are available from BIOSTAR.