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09-06-2012, 03:18 AM
Forgive me for being new... But I would like to install Windows 8. Where can I download all the drivers needed for sound, graphics, video, USB and stuff?

09-06-2012, 04:17 AM
This might be not helpful enough but I read somewhere that NVIDIA is releasing beta drivers that support windows 8. So you should be able to find some drivers that are specifically designed for windows 8. But in a mean time, the best way to figure it out is to install windows 7 and install the drivers to see if they are compatible. My experience was when windows 7 first released; some driver installers were recognized by windows 7 but some weren't.

In short, if you really want to try out windows 8, you have to take risks.

09-06-2012, 04:35 AM
This should apply for all of G series:


09-06-2012, 01:14 PM
I am running Windows 8 Pro RTM on my G74SX without any issues at this time. It has Been almost a month. My set up is as follows - NVidia 302.80-notebook-win8-64bit-international, ATKPackage Win7_64_Z100016, Touchpad by Sentelic_Win7_64_Z9135, USB3 Fresco_Win7_64_Z35300, Realtek HD Audio 64bit_Vista_Win7_Win8_R270, LifeFrame3 Win7_64_Z3029, ROG Gaming Mouse_Win7_32_Win_64_Z1000000, Cyberlink PowerDVD Ultra 12, PowerToGo 8 Platinum, PhotoDirector 3, iTunes, CCleaner 3.22, IZArc 4.16, Stardock Start8 Beta.9 along with Office 2013.

Hope this helps

I am still a Happy and Satisfied G74 Owner!