Feb 2, 2011

HP Pavilion dv2718ca Window XP driver downloads

Intel Chipset Installation Utility for ICH8 for Microsoft Windows XP
file name: sp36880.exe

NVIDIA GeForce 8M Series GS Graphics/Video Driver for XP

you need to install UAA before installing Conexant HD-Audio SmartAudio
required with a reboot before Conexant:

Conexant HD-Audio SmartAudio 221 Driver for XP

To open device manager, right click on my computer select manage and when a windows appear you shoul see device manager on the left column.
Unzip to a folder...use Device Manager.
From Device Manager,right click "Audio Device on High Def Bus",choose Update driver,
No to connect,
Install from a list or specific location,
Select Don't Search, I will choose the driver to install,
For the Hardware Type select 'Show All Devices'
Remove the check from "Show Compatible Hardware" and click on "Have Disk".
Next...browse to the unzipped folder and choose the (normally c:/swsetup: sp##### "WiSVHe5.inf".
Ignore XP when it complains.

HP Pavilion dv2718ca Keyboard, Mouse and Input Devices Driver
HP Quick Launch Buttons
This package contains the software that enables the Quick Launch Buttons on the keyboard and the external Easy Access Buttons Keyboard to be programmed for the supported notebook models and operating systems. This application enables menu control of various bezel buttons, such as volume, internal/external display, and mute on/off; HotKeys; and Docked Events.

HP WWAN Broadband Wireless Drivers
This package contains the HP Wireless WAN (WWAN) Broadband Wireless Drivers for the supported notebook models and operating systems.

Intel PRO/Wireless Drivers for XP

Intel Matrix Storage Manager
This package contains the Intel Matrix Storage Manager for the supported notebook models and operating systems. It is used to install or update the Intel Serial ATA (SATA) Advanced Host Controller Interface (AHCI) Controller Driver.