Windows® Vista Drivers for Lenovo® IdeaPad U460 Laptop
Discuss about various Windows Vista Drivers for Lenovo IdeaPad U460 Laptop.
IdeaPad U460 is an ultra portable laptop from Lenovo. It gives high definition display with the latest HD technology available in it. It also has Dolby Advanced Audio facility. The ambient light sensor in it would adjust the display with regards to the light conditions. The processor used in this is Intel Core i5, memory is DDR3 which can be upgraded to 4 GB, and a maximum storage of 500 GB could be used. NVIDIA GeForce can be used to get high graphical performance. The Active Protection System protects the system from drops and falls. OneKey Rescue and recovery saves the system by detecting virus and restoration. 8-cell battery is used to give a power back up of 6 hours. Windows 7 Home Premium is the default Operating System with this model. If you need to install Windows Vista, you need to either uninstall the existing OS and install the new one or install in a different partition in your hard disk. Once Windows Vista is installed, you need to install the respective device drivers for the OS in order for the devices to function properly.
Following are the device drivers for Windows Vista in your Lenovo IdeaPad U460 laptop:
- BIOS and Chipset drivers
- Audio and Video drivers
- Networking drivers
BIOS and Chipset drivers
After installing Windows Vista you need to install the BIOS and chipset drivers. Before updating the BIOS with the new driver, you need to reboot your Lenovo IdeaPad U460. The driver is available as an exe file. You need to download the driver and install it by running the exe file. The Intel chipset driver available for your system should be downloaded and installed to get the chipset identified by your OS.
Audio and Video drivers
The Realtek high definition audio driver for your integrated audio device is available in the Lenovo website. Download this and install by running the executable file. For video support you need to download both the drivers for your Intel on board graphics and the discrete graphics. Both these should be installed to support the display in your Lenovo IdeaPad U460 laptop.
In order to perform various networking needs you need to install the networking drivers for all the network devices in your Lenovo IdeaPad U460. The Ethernet driver for your Ethernet port and the Intel Echo Peak WiMAX Driver and Wireless LAN drivers should be downloaded and installed.