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    Question Asus ROG G771JW Windows 7 driver support question

    Hello guys!
    I have an Asus ROG G771JW, and I am wondering if I can install Windows 7 and use the Windows 10 drivers. Because the drivers are "made" for Windows 10 and I want to keep all the functions and backlight.
    Thanks in advance!

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    MotherboardASUS Z97 Wifi-Pro
    Memory (part number)32GB G-Skills
    Graphics Card #1MSI GEFORCE® GTX 1080 GAMING X 8G
    Storage #1Samsumg 951 Pro m.2 512GB
    CPU CoolerCorsair H100
    Power Supply1600W 80 Platinum
    OS Win10

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    Drivers need to support windows 7 to work properly. Some of the drivers you install may work fine because they do support windows 7. The intel chipset driver for this model I opened and in the license agreement is states it the operating systems it supports and includes windows 7. So you just need to download the drivers and validate that they support windows 7. Most if not all the "win 10" drivers will probably support windows 7.

    The read me file from the "win 10" chipset driver
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