Re: Use XP driver in Vista? 32bit vs 64bit?
"Noozer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I'm pretty sure that I know the answer, but I'm hoping to hear
> If you have a piece of hardware that does not have a Vista driver
> available, is there any method to make use of a Windows XP driver?
> Also, I assume that drivers for Vista are different between 32bit and
> 64bit? You can't use a 32bit driver on the 64bit OS?
> I'm considering moving to Vista Business edition, but I've got a Mustek
> Bearpaw 1200CU scanner that I *need* to operate on my PC. I also have an
> MSI TV@nywhere Master TV tuner card that would be nice to make use of.
> I also assume that since my Epson Stylus Photo R200 printer has no Vista
> drivers available, that they are included in Vista?
I'm quite sure you will have trouble trying to install 32bit drivers under a
32bit OS, but as regards to XP drivers on Vista, I found I could instal XP
nVidia nForce audio drivers under Vista with no major problems.