Jul 26, 2012

HP Pavilion dm1 Windows 7 Drivers

 Hp Pavilion dm1 series is one of the model in Hp Pavilion Notebook Pc and in united states Hp site there are total of 3 dm series which refer to dm1, dm3 and dm4. Across dm1 series (there are lots of them such as dm1-3200cto etc) they are differ in drivers, either Intel base model or AMD base model.
The difference is INTEl base driver use intel Chipset and Intel Graphic while AMD base model doesn't have chipset driver and use ATI driver.

If you laptop use Intel processor it is intel base model and vice versa. Simply click start and type DXDIAG in the search box and click ENTER. Clik OK if prompted, there you can see the processor type.

Below is the driver download link :

Intel chipset Installation utility
Download (Intel Only)

2. Audio
IDT High Definition Audio Drivers
I think both driver work with either Intel and AMD, and the difference is the date, but i prefer to use older for intel and newer for amd. In case your sound working fine, no need to install this driver.
Download (intel)
Download (amd)

3. Graphic

a)Intel 4 Series Express Chipset Family Graphic Drivers
Download (Intel)

b) AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4225.
Download (AMD)

4. Touchpad
ALPS Touchpad Driver

5. Card Reader
Realtek USB 2.0 Card Reader Driver

6. Quicklaunch
HP Quicklaunch Driver

7. Wireless
For your information, dm1 have 3 applicable drivers.  So, how to know which to download? there are 3 drivers available, you can identify the drivers by using hardware ID but i recommend use the classic way, test which work for you. Installing wrong driver will not harm you system.
IMPORTANT: Normally windows 7 automatically installed wireless drivers, so if your wifi working fine, no need to install these drivers.

a) Ralink 2011 802.11 b/g/n WiFi Adapter

b) Atheros 2011 Wireless LAN Driver

c) Broadcom Wireless LAN Driver

8. LAN - Ethernet
Realtek PCI-E Fast Ethernet NIC Driver

9. Bluetooth

a) Ralink Motorolla Bluetooth Adapter

b) Broadcom 2070 Bluetooth Driver and Software

c) HP Integrated Module with Bluetooth Wireless Technology (must install AMD/INTEL)


From what i know, this aps and driver only for people who live in US. The Verizon Broadband driver and aps.
Verizon Mobile Broadband Software - Qualcomm Gobi2000

11. Webcam
Windows 7 automatically installed your webcam driver because most of the webcam only need generic usb driver which already installed along with windows 7 installation. To use the webcam you can install this utility. I'm not sure if this package contains newer drivers.
HP MediaSmart Webcam Software

12. USB 3.0 Drivers
HP Pavilion dm1 uses  USB 3.0, so the chipset driver will automatically installed the USB 3.0. In case it does not, you need to get the latest chipset driver version :
For AMD Model : Download
For Intel Model : Download

If you having problems, you can check your hardware by reading my tutorial here:

You can also leave your comments below.

Jul 21, 2012

Compaq Presario CQ43-418TU Windows XP Driver

This model belong to Compaq presario CQ43-400 series notebook, and there are only 7 model available for this series. There are no Windows XP driver list in the official website, but there are drivers that i found compatible with the model and the driver is from HP themself, neither from third party nor others sources.

Form the HP released specifcation, this model have HD BrightView LED-backlit Display (1366 x 768 maximum native resolution). Hp recomend windows 7 for this model and by using windows XP and the drivers here is at your own risk.

Important thing to note that, I only provide the Atheros wireless driver, but there are released that use ralink or relatek wireless, and for that, i need your help to inform me the hardware ID for your wireless if the wireless driver provided didn't work.

Compaq Presario CQ43-101TU Chipset Driver XP
Intel Chipset Installation Utility

Intel Turbo Boost Technology Driver

There are 2 Applicable Graphic for this model, choose base on your specs

1. Intel Video/Graphics Driver

ATI Mobility Radeon (AMD High Definition Graphic)

Realtek Audio Driver

Realtek NIC Driver

Atheros Wireless Driver

Intel Matrix Storage Manager Driver

Realtek Card Reader Driver

Intel Management Engine Interface (MEI) Driver


LSI High-Definition Audio (HDA) Modem

Synaptics Touchpad Driver

please Download .Netframework before Quicklaunch:
Net framework 2.0

HP Quick Launch Buttons

Realtek Motorolla Bluetooth

If you have problems or feedback, leave your comment in the section below, I'll try my best to reply asap.

Jul 14, 2012

HP 430 Windows 7 Driver

After installing Windows 7, most of the drivers automatically installed, so here i ONLY  listed all the important drivers.

1. Audio : Realtek High-Definition (HD) Audio Driver

2. Chipset and Borad Driver.

a. Intel Chipset : Download
b. MEI - Intel management Interface : Download
c. Turbo boost : Download

3. Graphic/VGA
choose base on your laptop specs, either intel or AMD(ATI). For Intel graphic, install the chipset driver first.

Intel Graphic : 32 bit | 64 bit
AMD/ATI Radeon HD 6370M Radeon HD 7450M: Download

4.  Intel Rapid Storage.

This will install:
Intel(R) 5 Series 4 Port SATA AHCI Controller
Intel(R) Mobile Express Chipset SATA AHCI Controller
Intel(R) ICH9M-E/M SATA AHCI Controller

5. Synaptic Touchpad Driver

6. Realtek Card Reader Driver

7. WEBCAM (Cyberlink Youcam)

8. HP Quicklaunch

Ralink Wireless : Download
Realtek Wireless : Download
Atheros Wireless : Download

10. Bluetooth :
Atheros Bluetooth : Download
Realtek Motorolla Bluetooth : Download

11. Ethernet/LAN :
Realtek Local Area Network LAN

HCL infiniti powerlite 6010 G1 Drivers

Model: HCL Infiniti Powerlite 6010 G1
Manufacture: HCL
Compatibility: XP/7
Drivers status : Windows XP - Original, Windows 7 read Instruction

Windows XP Drivers (Original Drivers)

Audio : Download
Conexant Audio Driver (0.6MB)

Chipset : Download
Intel Chipset Driver (2.71MB)

LAN : Download
Marvell LAN Driver (1.36MB)

Modem : Download
Conexant Data Fax Modem With Smart CP

PCMCIA : Download
Ricoh Media Card Reader Controller

Touchpad : Download
Touchpad Driver (5.16MB)

VGA : Download
Intel 910/915 Graphic Drivers

Wireless : Download
Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2915ABG Network Connection Adapter

Windows 7 Drivers (Upgrade)

Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator Driver for 910/915 Chipset-Based Intel
Windows XP: Download
Windows 7: Install using windows automatic update.

2. Audio : Conexant CX20468 AC’97 Audio integrated in 82801FBM

To install audio driver in windows 7 you can read my instruction here:

Just for your information Conextant officially didn't release driver for windows 7 for their audio. So

3 . Ethernet : Marvell Yukon 88E8053 Gigabit Ethernet Controller
Download Instruction:
1. Go to this link : http://www.marvell.com/support/downloads/search.do
2. On the platform select Windows XP, vista or 7 (base on your operating system).
3. On the part number select 88E8053.
4. Select any driver version available, normally the newer version (base on the date) is better.

I cannot find any specification for this notebook. So i don't know if the following driver needed, wireless, bluetooth, webcam and touchpad. So you guys can help me on this by downloading EVEREST software, install it, run everest and send the report to me at kyoajis@gmail.com so i can i can identify the hardware on this machine.

My recomendation:
Base on the hardware, the best OS is windows XP, Windows 7 -(you may have problem where you can't enable aero feature)

NOTE :If this model only available for non-windows OS, it is your responsibility if the use of the driver i provided is against your manufacture TOS.

HP Pavilion DV6500 Windows 7 Driver

After installing Windows 7, most of the drivers installed automatically but not all. You need to install the following driver to have all the drivers installed on your system. Below is the drivers you need to install :

 1. Ricoh 5 in 1 Card Reader Diver:
 Download Link : SP37726

right click on the SP37726 and select run as admin.
 If you are a advance user i recommend to install using device manager.

The package will install:
Ricoh SD/MMC Host Controller
Ricoh xD-Picture Card Controller
Ricoh Memory Stick Host Controller

 2. Coprocessor Driver :
Download link : sp36213

Installation: right click on the SP36213  and select run as admin.
 If you are a advance user i recommend to install using device manager

The package will install:
NVIDIA nForce System Management Controller
Nforce chipset Driver.

3.AuthenTec Inc. AES1610 Fingerprint Driver
Download link : SP37731

right click on the SP37731 and select run as admin.
If you are a advance user i recommend to install using device manager.

4.  HP Qiucklaunch Button
Download Link : sp47275

Installation Instruction:
Install the driver by double click on the SP47275.


1. Some of the driver above is the original Vista driver form HP, but you can install them on windows 7 system by run it as admin.

 2. If direct installation failed, change the driver comaptibilities by:
- Right click on the driver file and select PROPERTIES.
-Tick the box "run this program in compatibility mode for" Select WINDOWS VISTA.
-The APPLY and closed. Right click and select Run As Admin.

3. If  didn't work, you will have the driver folder on this location : C:\SWSetup. So next:
-Open device manager by click start and type DEVICE MANAGER and press enter.
-Device manager will open and look at the OTHER DEVICE. you will see system base device (RICOH) , co processor, Usb device (FINGERPRINT)  and Unknown device(HP QUICKLAUNCH) mark with Yellow !.\
 -Right click on them and select UPDATE DRIVER. select Browse my computer for driver software and select BROWSE. Point to C:\SWSetup\SPXXXX (related driver folder).

If you have any questions or problems just leave it in the comments section below.
Any further information or feedback are welcome.