[PROBLEM]Incompatibility with Windows 7?

Hello everibody!

I installed WIndows 7 Professional Edition on my laptop: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. and I was surprised how good is this Operating System. But after a couple of days my WIndows broke down. I atach some print screens: RapidShare: 1-CLICK Web hosting - Easy Filehosting.
First time I beleve that was a virus, so I formated all my hardware(physical format). I installed it again, but after couple of days it happed again. I formated again. I installed Windows 7 Ultimate, Professional x64, x86 on my system but it happed the same.
When I installed Vista it didn't happed any more. Now I have WIndows XP Professional with sp3, but it's slow.
P.S: On my desktop I installed WIndows 7 Professional x86 and it runs perfectly, and it is not a very powerful PC. I have only 512 MB of ram.
On my laptop I installed Avg, Bitdifender, Avast, Avira all free edition(not all at once) and nobody found anything.
All the OS are with license(I am a student).

I think some of my driver is not compatibe with this OS. If it is an virus how do I remove it and why Vista didn't broke, or XP

I don't have the Windows 7 logo on my notebook, but on AssUs.com - A flexible domain name for sale I found drivers for WIndows 7 x86, x64. I beleve it's compatible, and when I run the compatibility wizard I found that my video card can't support Aero(but I user aero) and some unknown compatibility about Management Controller(RapidShare: 1-CLICK Web hosting - Easy Filehosting)


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Well it said it didn't have the information about compatibility so you may be in luck..

Could you actually list your system hardware please..

Processor & Cache Memory Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T6500/T6400 : 2.1 GHz - 2.0 GHz, FSB 800Hz, 2M L2 Cache;

Operating System Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium,
Genuine Windows Vista® Home Basic,
Main Memory DDR2 800 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SODIMM socket for expansion up to 4GB SDRAM
*Due to the 32-bit operation system's limitation, only 3GB will show up with a 4GB memory. The 64-bit operating system will not have this issue. For more information, please check Microsoft's support site: Windows Vista SP1 includes reporting of Installed System Memory (RAM)

Display 15.6" HD (1366x768) LED backlight,Color-Shine (Glare-type),Asus Splendid Video Intelligent Technology
Video Graphics & Memory NVIDIA® GeForce® G102M, with 512MB VRAM
Hard Drive
Up to 320GB, 5400rpm

Optical Drive 5.25" , 12.7mm
DVD Super Multi
Card Reader 3 in 1 card reader, SD,MMC,MS
Video Camera 1.3 Mega Pixel web camera
Fax/Modem/LAN/WLAN Integrated 802.11a/b/g/n
10/100/1000 Base T
LED Status Indicator Power-on/Suspend
Battery Charging/full/low
Storage device access
Capital / Scroll / Number Lock
Wireless on status indicator
Interface 1 x Microphone-in jack
1 x Headphone-out jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
4 x USB 2.0 ports
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
Hot Keys

Function Keys:
Fn+F1 Suspend switch
Fn+F2 WLAN switch
Fn+F2 Bluetooth switch
Fn+F5 Brightness down
Fn+F6 Brightness up
Fn+F7 LCD on/off
Fn+F8 LCD/CRT switch display
Fn+F10 Volume on/mute
Fn+F11 Volume down
Fn+F12 Volume up
Fn+Ins Numeric Key Pad on/off
Fn+Del Scroll Lock on/off
Fn+Space Power 4Gear
Fn+C Splendid
Audio Built-in Azalia compliant audio chip, with 3D effect & full duplex
Built-in speaker and microphone
Altec Lansing® co-brand speakers
Support Audio Jack Detect for Vista Basic Logo
Support Audio CODEC criteria for Vista Premium Logo
Keyboard 19mm full size 88 Key with MS Windows function keys
Battery Pack & Life 6 cells: 2900/2200 mAh,
AC Adapter Output: 19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65W
Input: 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
Dimension & Weight 37.0 x 25.6 x 3.1~3.55 cm (W x D x H)
2.6 kg (with 6 cell battery)
Security BIOS Booting / HDD User Password Protection and security lock
Kensington lock hole
Supplied Accessories Optical Mouse (optional)

Carrying bag (optional)
Multimedia Software ASUSDVD 6-in-1
Virus & Tool Software Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0
ASUS Utility Asus Win flash for BIOS and Driver live Update
ASUS CopyProtect
ASUS SmartLogon
ASUS Net 4 switch
Asus NB Probe +
ASUS Wireless Console
Asus Data Security Management(ADSM)
Virtual Camera
ASUS Splendid
Asus Screen Saver
Fancy Start
Super Hybrid Engine
Warranty & e-support 2-year limited global hardware warranty
*different by country
1-year battery pack warranty
On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
OS (Microsoft Windows Vista) install/uninstall consultation
Bundled software install/uninstall consultation
ASUS software supporting
OS Compatibility Windows Vista/Windows XP

The specification is from here: http://usa.asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=a0SoFMXEV1tE5tTL from Specification menu.
I have the Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T6500 : 2.1 GHz , FSB 800Hz, 2M L2 Cache; processor.
I saw that only Vista and Xp are compatibility(for those I have drivers on cd).Why Windows 7 is not compatible. Maybe where sp1 will appe I could install it again?

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Thanks for that..
If you checkout the screenshot you'll see that there are drivers available for win 7. I'd go through the whole list and apply whats necessary, bios included. The link for the download page is here:

ASUSTeK Computer Inc.

I know that. I installed all the driver for Windows 7 but it didn't matter. After a couple of days the Win break down


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I looked through your errors and they do look fixable... I'm just wondering whats happening for them to happen in the first place..

They appear from nowhere, I don't know. One teme during a film. another time during listening music, during worcking in visual studio 2008.

P.S: My interner connection collaps. I could not navigate through the internet to look for answer.
I do not know why, and I am very shure that is not a virus.


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Your sure your bios is the latest version?

I don't konow because I didn't update my bios after I installed Windows 7. It might me.
This errors could be because of that?


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It's certainly a possibility.. Your bios should always be the latest version anyway (usually)... I'd try updating it and see how you fair then..

I'll do that where sp1 will appear for WIndows 7, now I'm staying on Vista. I'm very pleased with it.

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