XP Drivers for Sony VIAO PCG-XG18

Posted on 2004-04-30
Last Modified: 2012-06-22
I am upgrading a Sony VIAO PCG-XG18 but cannot find any drivers for XP.
Can you help me out?
Question by:rickpary
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ID: 10960831
Hello rickpary =)

Download this utility and install it,


it will give u a list of all the hardware attached to ur system, note down the correct
version and make of ur required device, and then search for the appropiate drivers either on
the manufacturere site, or u can also find them on ( username: driver,
password: all )
And u can also search on

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by:Pete Long
ID: 10960943
heres all the drivers including the XP ones
of course you can allways do a fresh install then use Everest (the application formally know as aida32) to interrogate the system and tell you where to get the drivers :)

Thats what I do cause Im lazy like that

Everest Home Edition

If it didnt tell you where the drivers were at least it would give you a list of the hardware and you can get them from  username: drivers password: all


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ID: 10963303
Username: drivers
password: all

Points should go to PeteLong if you use the link above because he has given this info to.

Hope I could help

Expert Comment

ID: 10980491
This probably wont help, but I tried to rebuild my Sony VIAO PCG-FX501 laptop a while back and couldn't find most of the drivers for ages. Then, when I used SOny's repair CD, I noticed a folder on the root of the C: drive called 'Drivers' and they were all in there. Doh!!

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ID: 10981697
Nothing seems to be working for XP Drivers. This was a Windows 98 Laptop

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