Originally Posted by mackol
i reinstalled my system but following their directions, i installed SP1 before installing the drivers.
its almost over a day now that i have installed the OS again and only once has the network controller complained which went away as soon as i restarted the system.
so far so good
but my fan still makes a fair bit of noise when they come on
You pretty much HAVE to install XP SP1 BEFORE you install the drivers (think about it: XP was released in 2001 and we have the top-notch mobile hardware of 2003!). eg, USB2 doesnt work without SP1.