Lenovo H415 - Came w/ windows 8, installed Windows 7, Realtek Ethernet onboard Code 10 cannot start
Posted on 2013-01-10
I recently purchased a Lenovo H415 that came preinstalled with Windows 8 which for many reasons I want no part of. I changed the BIOS to legacy mode and set all options accordingly and installed Windows 7, but found that no matter what driver I install for the Realtek Ethernet onboard, it always gives a CODE 10 Cannot Start Device
Has anyone else encountered and resolved similar problems? My typical instinct told me to seek a BIOS update or old BIOS to flash and get functionality back, but Lenovo's website has no BIOS files for this model. I'm desperate to get online. Any help is welcome. Thanks!