Results 1 to 1 of 1
  1. #1
    Ben Stones's Avatar
    Ben Stones is offline Web Developer
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    United Kingdom
    Posts
    4,387

    Default "Operating System Not Supported" Windows 7 Wireless (Realtek Drivers)

    To find what your wireless driver is called (i.e. Realtek RTL8187SE) to go Device Manager and look there. Then go to Realtek and in the search box type whatever your model code is (mine was RTL8187SE). On the next page click the link that corresponds to the model code under the Downloads section. From here download the drivers. If there are multiple drivers you choose from it's best to choose the one that works for Windows Vista.

    If you have two partitions set-up, one for Vista and one for 7, save what you downloaded in the Documents section (don't unzip it). Boot into 7 and from the Start menu go to Computer and scrounge for your zipped drivers (a little help: Vista (C >> Users >> Ben >> Documents) and now unzip them, if it states it can't unzip them choose the unzip location to just Documents and not the RTL8187SE_Windows_5_6.9067.0710.2008 folder itself. Once unzipped inside the 87SE-PCIE folder launch the Setup file.

    IF you get a "Sorry ! Your operating system is not suppoorted !!" error (quite a funny error ) then right-click on the Setup file and click Troubleshoot compatbility. Follow the prompts and choose Vista as the compatibility mode (or whatever your driver works for) and it should very well work.

    You're done .

    PS: For just the Realtek wireless owners, if its too slow to download from the Realtek website download from here: RealTek RTL8187SE drivers (driverscollection.com may also have other Realtek wireless drivers if yours isn't RTL8187SE specifically)
    Last edited by Ben Stones; 30-03-2009 at 21:45.
    Find us on Twitter and Facebook

    How do I contact eUKhost?
    Customer Support: Client Area - 0808 262 0455
    Customer Relations: feedback[@]eukhost.com
    Sales: sales[@]eukhost.com - 0800 862 0380

    Contact:
    Email: ben@eukhost.com
    Skype: euk_ben

    Twitter - LinkedIn - Identi.ca

    The opinions or views expressed above are not necessarily the opinions or views of eUKhost Ltd.


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Disclaimer of Liability

The opinions or views posted on our forum by users do not necessarily represent the opinions or views of eUKhost Limited.

Our forum may contain hyperlinks to external websites not under our control and ownership. We do not endorse the content found on any external websites and we cannot guarantee the accuracy, reliability, availability and suitability of such websites and the content of those websites. Your access and use of any external websites is at your sole risk and responsibility. Please also be aware external websites will have differing terms and conditions, privacy and cookie usage policies to our website.