I have windows XP professional and want to install win 7 home I bought at store when I try a clean install it comes up needs device drivers to communicate with hard drive. Where can I get these I have pavilion a250y?

I have tried the drivers my xp uses but they dont seem to work I cant get win7 to install on my pc please help.

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Last updated March 20, 2018 Views 318 Applies to:
I would recommend you to install the latest hard drive drivers from the manufacturer's website.
Here is the link to download the drivers.
After that you may refer to the articles below for help about how to install Windows 7 on Windows XP computer. Download and install the upgrade advisor and run it to find the compatibility of the hardware on your HP desktop.
Installing Windows 7
Here is the HP support link for your computer:
Hope this helps.

Thanks and Regards:
Shekhar S - Microsoft Support.

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Shekhar Sharma

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