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Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem


Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

I assume the Atheros Wireless LAN card should be installed when I do this... I can only boot to windows 8 in safemode... ok sir scottyC, I will try right away... thank you.


Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

ok sir I got it running in normal mode (not safemode) after opening the Device Manager and doing what you instructed, heres what I got:



thank you sir for your time and help...


Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

YES!!! atlast got it working... thanks to all who helped... it was the workaround that did it... don't know why it would'nt work the first time... but it's working just fine now...

Valued Contributor

Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

That's great! I'm glad you were able to get it working. I'm sorry I wasn't able to reply sooner but apparenly I would have been wasting my time anyway haha. Take care!


Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

New User

Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

Hello sir. So where is the solution? 

Is it realy due to uncompatible drivers for Lan and VIdeo?


Have the same problem as fow Win8 as for Win7. Acer v5-431p

New User

Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

....and device


New User

Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

bonjours je suis heureux de vous dire que j ai pu instaler windows 8 sur mon acer aspire v5 avec un ecrant parfait et le wifi reconnu par le syteme 

attention ceci requir le demontage de l appareil (pas entierement)

un dvd windows 8 non modifier   ( je l ai pour ce a qui sa interesse il me fo juste un dvd vierge)

une clee usb bootable avec windows 8 dessu

et les driver de la machine



le proceder est tres simple

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Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

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New User

Re: Acer Aspire V5-431P - Windows 8 graphics problem

hello here is the solution to your problem
  1 turn on your computer and press F12 to restore the value and Defaud
      enable boot
      save it by pressing F10


2 remove the network card that is under the claver (the total removal)
and slightly up the computer


3 insert the CD installation (no change) I c is the pro version and Crake

      redemarer the computer appuyan F12 and install the ancer
      after having chosen your choice of language insert the bootable usb with clee
      windows 8 above, click intallé and remove the dvd in the drive.
      Foit a totally complete the Installation
      install any driver
      turn off the computer replace the network card and c is good

     these windows still finding an error like the cetait caspour me depanner the program and disable the mandatory control of peripheral and c is ok for the rest


I just do it and its very good fanctionne whatsoever at the ecrant and wifi













bonjours voici la solution a votre probleme
1 allumez votre ordinateur appuyer sur F12 et restaurer les valeur par defaud et
activer le boot
sauvegarder en appuyant sur F10


2 enlever la carte reseau qui se trouve sous le claver ( l enlever totalement)
et remonter legerement l ordi


3 inserer le cd d installation (non modifier) moi c est la version pro et craké

redemarer l ordinateur en appuyant sur la touche F12 et l ancer l installation
apres avoir choisie le choix de votre langue inserer la clee usb bootable avec
windows 8 dessus, cliqué sur intallé et enlever le cd dvd dans son lecteur.
une foit l installation totalement terminer
installer tout les driver
eteindre l ordi remettre en place la carte reseau et c est bon

ci windows persiste en trouvant une erreur comme cetait le caspour moi depanner le programme et desactiver le controle obligatoire des peripherique et c est ok pour la suite


je viens juste de le faire et sa fanctionne tres bien que se soit au niveau de l ecrant et du wifi