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\015 Dear experts,\015\012i recently formatted my TOSHIBA TECRA A8 S8514 laptop and istalled a genuine version of windows xp professional on it. To my surprise I saw that my laptop orked like a computer without having any pecial features of tohiba. I had created a CD using toshiba's recovery disc creator before formatting my laptop. After intalling windows xp, I put the recovery disc and booted from it. Tosiba's recovery menu opened and I chose -"recover to out of box state".Then it said "please wait" and after sometime asked to "insert the next media and press OK to continue" I didn't have any other disc so i tried a blank disc but the same message appeared .So, I cancelled and used my system normally with XP though the sound ,LAN and many other drivers were absent."driver so i downloaded "driver detective" but i didn't install it . Will it work ? Will it give back me the drivers of the laptop?What should i do know? How can my laptop become normal again?Please suggest something correct and accurate.Please...\015

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Doesn't the toshiba website provide the drivers for you to download? Can take a bit of searching but most of the large computer manufacturers do have this facility.
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