Need help upgrading to Windows 11 on an old TOSHIBA Laptop


jessewilliams56

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I am trying to bypass Windows 11 requirements on a computer that was originally running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. It runs Windows 10 Home 64-bit just fine. Can someone assist me on how to bypass the strict requirements? I have downloaded the Windows 11 ISO file from Microsoft and I used rufus3.17. But the rufus did not come with the way to bypass the RAM. It only came with a way to bypass the CPU and TPM.

Each time I try to install it from the desktop on the said Laptop, the computer says

"This PC doesn't currently meet Windows 11 system requirements because of the following:

- The processor needs to have two or more cores.
- The PC must support TPM 2.0.
- The PC must support Secure Boot.
- There must be at least 4 GB of system memory.

The computer belongs to my Aunt. The Laptop is a TOSHIBA Satellite C655-S5132.

If Windows 11 can run on an 11 year old laptop as someone else mentioned, then it can run on this one.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home 64-bit
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Laptop -15-ef1079nr & HP All-in-One 24-df1370 Bundle PC
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 3 & 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7
    Motherboard
    HP 8706 (FP5) & HP 87F3 (ROW)
    Memory
    8 GB & 8 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    AMD Radeon Graphics & Integrated Intel Iris X Graphics
    Sound Card
    Realtek Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    AMD Radeon Graphics Monitor & FHD Diagonal Touchscreen
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768 & 1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    SK Hynix BC511 HFM256GDJTNI-82A0A (SSD) & 512 GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 (SSD)
    Keyboard
    HP Slim Keyboard
    Mouse
    Logitech Wireless & HP Wireless
    Internet Speed
    200/20
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge
    Antivirus
    McAfee LiveSafe
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Home 64-bit
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Slim Desktop - S01-pF1013w
    CPU
    Intel Celeron G5900
    Motherboard
    8768 A (SMVB)
    Memory
    8 GB
    Graphics card(s)
    Intel UHD Graphics 610
    Sound Card
    Intel(R) Display Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    HP 23es 23-inch Monitor
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    1 TB 7200 rpm SATA HDD
    Mouse
    HP 230 Wireless Mouse
    Keyboard
    HP 230 Wireless Keyboard
    Internet Speed
    200/20
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge
    Antivirus
    McAfee LiveSafe
If you just upgrade via the .iso (within Windows) instead of a clean install then see here,
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Win 11 Pro & 🐥.
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    ASUS VivoBook
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 7 3700U with Radeon Vega Mobile Gfx
    Motherboard
    ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. X509DA (FP5)
    Memory
    12GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    RX Vega 10 Graphics
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Generic PnP Monitor (1920x1080@60Hz)
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080@60Hz
    Hard Drives
    Samsung 980 1 TB PCIe 3.0 NVMe M.2
    Internet Speed
    25 Mbps
    Browser
    Edge
    Antivirus
    Defender
  • Operating System
    Windows 11
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    ACER NITRO
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 7 5800H / 3.2 GHz
    Motherboard
    CZ Scala_CAS (FP6)
    Memory
    16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4 SDRAM 3200 MHz
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 6 GB GDDR6 SDRAM
    Sound Card
    Realtek Audio. NVIDIA High Definition Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    15.6" LED backlight 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 144 Hz
    Screen Resolution
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
    Hard Drives
    Samsung 970 Evo Plus 2TB NVMe M.2
    PSU
    180 Watt, 19.5 V
    Mouse
    Lenovo Bluetooth
    Internet Speed
    25 Mbps
    Browser
    Edge
    Antivirus
    Defender
The CPU is only single core and there's less than 4gb of RAM? You might get Win 11 to run with a lot of finagling, but it will be a slug. I wouldn't bother. Good luck finding drivers that will work, including graphics drivers. Looking up the specs of that system it has a weak Celeron processor with integrated GMA 4500 graphics. I would classify it as a lost cause. It would struggle mightily with Win 10, let alone 11.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Custom built
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
    Motherboard
    MSI B550-A Pro
    Memory
    16 GB Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3200
    Graphics Card(s)
    PowerColor Red Devil Radeon RX 6600XT with 8GB GDDR6
    Sound Card
    Realtek integrated
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer Nitro 24" RG241Y 144hz refresh rate
    Screen Resolution
    1920 X 1080
    Hard Drives
    Western Digital Black SN770 1 TB NVMe SSD
    Samsung 860 QVO 1 TB SATA SSD
    Seagate Barracuda 1 TB HDD
    PSU
    LEPA B650 650 watt
    Case
    Enermax Coenus
    Cooling
    Cooler Master Hyper T4 air
    Keyboard
    CM Storm Devastator
    Mouse
    E-Blue Cobra Jr.
    Internet Speed
    100mbs
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge Chromium
    Antivirus
    Microsoft Defender
    Other Info
    Optical Drives: LG DVD-RW and Pioneer BluRay/ DVD burner
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Asus ROG Zephyrus G14
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS
    Motherboard
    Asus board (GA402RK)
    Memory
    16 GB Samsung DDR5-4800
    Graphics card(s)
    Integrated Radeon 680M and discrete Radeon RX 6800S with 8GB GDDR6
    Sound Card
    Integrated Realtek with Dolby Atmos
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Laptop screen 14" WQXGA, IPS, 120hz refresh rate
    Screen Resolution
    2560 X 1600
    Hard Drives
    1TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD (WD Black SN850)
    PSU
    Battery power and Asus power brick/adapter. Also has USB-C charging
    Case
    Laptop
    Cooling
    Laptop fans in vapor chamber
    Mouse
    Touchpad and Omoton bluetooth mouse
    Keyboard
    Built in RGB backlit
    Internet Speed
    100mbps
    Browser
    Edge Chromium
    Antivirus
    Microsoft Defender
I am trying to bypass Windows 11 requirements on a computer that was originally running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. It runs Windows 10 Home 64-bit just fine. ...

Each time I try to install it from the desktop on the said Laptop, the computer says

"This PC doesn't currently meet Windows 11 system requirements....
...The Laptop is a TOSHIBA Satellite C655-S5132

By any stretch of the imagination, that is a low spec to be running Windows 10, let alone Windows 11. Personally I'd recommend sticking with Windows 10 if its working well. It will remain in full support until October 2025.

Processor and Graphics
Intel® Celeron® processor 925 - 2.3 GHz, 1MB L2 Cache, 800MHz FSB
Mobile Intel® GL40 Express Chipset
Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 4500M with 128MB-1341MB dynamically allocated shared graphics memory
Memory
Configured with 3GB DDR2 (max 4GB)
2 memory slots. Both slots occupied.

However, if you want to try then make sure you first use Macrium Reflect Free or similar to make a system image of its current Windows 10 install before trying. At least you can then put it back to how it was should it all go horribly wrong.

To upgrade an unsupported machine such as this, run the Setup from within Windows. Make sure you do NOT let it check online for updates. When it gets to the 'failure' screen....

W11 upgrade - unsupported (1).png

...open File Explorer, go to C:\$WINDOWS.~BT\Sources and delete appraiserres.dll. You will need to show hidden items to be able to see it.

W11 upgrade - unsupported (2).png

Now click the Back button in Windows 11 Setup, then click the Next button.

W11 upgrade - unsupported (3).png
 
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My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Acer Aspire 3 A315-23
    CPU
    AMD Athlon Silver 3050U
    Memory
    8GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    Radeon Graphics
    Monitor(s) Displays
    laptop screen
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768 native resolution, up to 2560x1440 with Radeon Virtual Super Resolution
    Hard Drives
    1TB Samsung EVO 870 SSD
    Internet Speed
    50 Mbps
    Browser
    Edge, Firefox
    Antivirus
    Defender
    Other Info
    fully 'Windows 11 ready' laptop. Windows 10 C: partition migrated from my old unsupported 'main machine' then upgraded to 11. A test migration ran Insider builds for 2 months. When 11 was released on 5th October it was re-imaged back to 10 and was offered the upgrade in Windows Update on 20th October. Windows Update offered the 22H2 Feature Update on 20th September 2022. It got the 23H2 Feature Update on 4th November 2023 through Windows Update.

    My SYSTEM THREE is a Dell Latitude 5410, i7-10610U, 32GB RAM, 512GB ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro (and all my Hyper-V VMs).

    My SYSTEM FOUR is a 2-in-1 convertible Lenovo Yoga 11e 20DA, Celeron N2930, 4GB RAM, 256GB ssd. Unsupported device: currently running Win10 Pro, plus Win11 Pro RTM and Insider Beta, Dev and Canary, all as native boot vhdx.

    My SYSTEM FIVE is a Dell Latitude 3190 2-in-1, Pentium Silver N5030, 4GB RAM, 128GB NVMe ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro, and the Insider Canary build as a native boot .vhdx.
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Pro
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Lattitude E4310
    CPU
    i5 M 520
    Motherboard
    0T6M8G
    Memory
    8GB
    Graphics card(s)
    (integrated graphics) Intel HD Graphics
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768
    Hard Drives
    500GB Crucial MX500 SSD
    Browser
    Firefox, Edge
    Antivirus
    Defender
    Other Info
    unsupported machine: Legacy bios, MBR, TPM 1.2, upgraded from W10 to W11 using W10/W11 hybrid install media workaround. In-place upgrade to 22H2 using ISO and a workaround. Feature Update to 23H2 by manually installing the Enablement Package.

    My SYSTEM THREE is a Dell Latitude 5410, i7-10610U, 32GB RAM, 512GB ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro (and all my Hyper-V VMs).

    My SYSTEM FOUR is a 2-in-1 convertible Lenovo Yoga 11e 20DA, Celeron N2930, 4GB RAM, 256GB ssd. Unsupported device: currently running Win10 Pro, plus Win11 Pro RTM and Win11 Pro Insider Beta, Dev and Canary, all as native boot vhdx.


    My SYSTEM FIVE is a Dell Latitude 3190 2-in-1, Pentium Silver N5030, 4GB RAM, 128GB NVMe ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro.
This was the easiest way for me to install W11 and it will update !! 4 different computers !
Chuck
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows11 23H2 (OS Build 22631.2428)
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP HP ENVY TE01
    CPU
    2.90 gigahertz Intel Core i7-10700
    Motherboard
    Board: HP 8767 A (SMVB)
    Memory
    16214 Megabytes Usable Installed Memor
    Hard Drives
    1511.52 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
    1418.15 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space
    Keyboard
    Logitech wireless
    Mouse
    M 185 wireless
    Internet Speed
    12 ms Jitter 8 ms Download 10.5 Mbps Upload 1.7
    Browser
    Edge & FF
    Antivirus
    Windows Defender
My Aunt told me not to worry about it. She has a Dell at home that is newer. The Laptop, she is just using for travel when some comes and visits her son. I was just wanting to save her some money, so she won't have to buy a new one when Windows 10 support ends.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home 64-bit
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Laptop -15-ef1079nr & HP All-in-One 24-df1370 Bundle PC
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 3 & 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7
    Motherboard
    HP 8706 (FP5) & HP 87F3 (ROW)
    Memory
    8 GB & 8 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    AMD Radeon Graphics & Integrated Intel Iris X Graphics
    Sound Card
    Realtek Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    AMD Radeon Graphics Monitor & FHD Diagonal Touchscreen
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768 & 1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    SK Hynix BC511 HFM256GDJTNI-82A0A (SSD) & 512 GB PCIe® NVMe™ M.2 (SSD)
    Keyboard
    HP Slim Keyboard
    Mouse
    Logitech Wireless & HP Wireless
    Internet Speed
    200/20
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge
    Antivirus
    McAfee LiveSafe
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Home 64-bit
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    HP Slim Desktop - S01-pF1013w
    CPU
    Intel Celeron G5900
    Motherboard
    8768 A (SMVB)
    Memory
    8 GB
    Graphics card(s)
    Intel UHD Graphics 610
    Sound Card
    Intel(R) Display Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    HP 23es 23-inch Monitor
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080
    Hard Drives
    1 TB 7200 rpm SATA HDD
    Mouse
    HP 230 Wireless Mouse
    Keyboard
    HP 230 Wireless Keyboard
    Internet Speed
    200/20
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge
    Antivirus
    McAfee LiveSafe
I was just wanting to save her some money, so she won't have to buy a new one when Windows 10 support ends.
That's not for nearly four years, even if that laptop lasts that long.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Acer Aspire 3 A315-23
    CPU
    AMD Athlon Silver 3050U
    Memory
    8GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    Radeon Graphics
    Monitor(s) Displays
    laptop screen
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768 native resolution, up to 2560x1440 with Radeon Virtual Super Resolution
    Hard Drives
    1TB Samsung EVO 870 SSD
    Internet Speed
    50 Mbps
    Browser
    Edge, Firefox
    Antivirus
    Defender
    Other Info
    fully 'Windows 11 ready' laptop. Windows 10 C: partition migrated from my old unsupported 'main machine' then upgraded to 11. A test migration ran Insider builds for 2 months. When 11 was released on 5th October it was re-imaged back to 10 and was offered the upgrade in Windows Update on 20th October. Windows Update offered the 22H2 Feature Update on 20th September 2022. It got the 23H2 Feature Update on 4th November 2023 through Windows Update.

    My SYSTEM THREE is a Dell Latitude 5410, i7-10610U, 32GB RAM, 512GB ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro (and all my Hyper-V VMs).

    My SYSTEM FOUR is a 2-in-1 convertible Lenovo Yoga 11e 20DA, Celeron N2930, 4GB RAM, 256GB ssd. Unsupported device: currently running Win10 Pro, plus Win11 Pro RTM and Insider Beta, Dev and Canary, all as native boot vhdx.

    My SYSTEM FIVE is a Dell Latitude 3190 2-in-1, Pentium Silver N5030, 4GB RAM, 128GB NVMe ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro, and the Insider Canary build as a native boot .vhdx.
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Pro
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Lattitude E4310
    CPU
    i5 M 520
    Motherboard
    0T6M8G
    Memory
    8GB
    Graphics card(s)
    (integrated graphics) Intel HD Graphics
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768
    Hard Drives
    500GB Crucial MX500 SSD
    Browser
    Firefox, Edge
    Antivirus
    Defender
    Other Info
    unsupported machine: Legacy bios, MBR, TPM 1.2, upgraded from W10 to W11 using W10/W11 hybrid install media workaround. In-place upgrade to 22H2 using ISO and a workaround. Feature Update to 23H2 by manually installing the Enablement Package.

    My SYSTEM THREE is a Dell Latitude 5410, i7-10610U, 32GB RAM, 512GB ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro (and all my Hyper-V VMs).

    My SYSTEM FOUR is a 2-in-1 convertible Lenovo Yoga 11e 20DA, Celeron N2930, 4GB RAM, 256GB ssd. Unsupported device: currently running Win10 Pro, plus Win11 Pro RTM and Win11 Pro Insider Beta, Dev and Canary, all as native boot vhdx.


    My SYSTEM FIVE is a Dell Latitude 3190 2-in-1, Pentium Silver N5030, 4GB RAM, 128GB NVMe ssd, supported device running Windows 11 Pro.
My Aunt told me not to worry about it. She has a Dell at home that is newer. The Laptop, she is just using for travel when some comes and visits her son. I was just wanting to save her some money, so she won't have to buy a new one when Windows 10 support ends.
That's in October 2025. I believe that security updates will continue for some time after that, although there has been no official word.

Do her a favor, and don't mess with it.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 22631.2861
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    homebuilt
    CPU
    Amd Threadripper 7970X
    Motherboard
    Gigabyte TRX50 Aero D
    Memory
    128GB (4 X 32) Kingston DDR5 5200 (RDIMM)
    Graphics Card(s)
    Gigabyte RTX 4090 OC
    Sound Card
    none (USB to speakers), Realtek
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Philips 27E1N8900 OLED
    Screen Resolution
    3840 X 2160 @ 60Hz
    Hard Drives
    Crucial T700 2TB M.2 NVME SSD
    WD 4TB Blue SATA SSD
    Seagate 18TB IronWolf Pro
    PSU
    eVGA SuperNOVA 1600 GT
    Case
    Lian Li 011 Dynamic Evo XL
    Cooling
    Alphacool Eisbaer Pro Aurora 360, with 3 Phanteks T30 fans
    Keyboard
    Logitech K120 (wired)
    Mouse
    Logitech M500s (wired)
    Internet Speed
    1200 Mbps
  • Operating System
    windows 11 22631.2861
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    homebuilt
    CPU
    Intel I9-13900K
    Motherboard
    Asus RoG Strix Z690-E
    Memory
    64GB G.Skill DDR5-6000
    Graphics card(s)
    Gigabyte RTX 3090 ti
    Sound Card
    built in Realtek
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Asus PA329C
    Screen Resolution
    3840 X 2160 @60Hz
    Hard Drives
    WDC SN850 1TB
    8 TB Seagate Ironwolf
    4TB Seagate Ironwolf
    PSU
    eVGA SuperNOVA 1300 GT
    Case
    Lian Li 011 Dynamic Evo
    Cooling
    Corsair iCUE H150i ELITE CAPELLIX Liquid CPU Cooler
    Mouse
    Logitech M500s (wired)
    Keyboard
    Logitech K120 (wired)
I totally agree with everyone else. I wouldn't even attempt to run 11 on less than 4 gb ram. Honestly, I can't understand how 64 bit Windows 10 doesn't completely bog down.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Pro 23H2 22631.3007
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Optiplex 7080
    CPU
    i9-10900 10 core 20 threads
    Motherboard
    DELL 0J37VM
    Memory
    32 gb
    Graphics Card(s)
    none-Intel UHD Graphics 630
    Sound Card
    Integrated Realtek
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Benq 27
    Screen Resolution
    2560x1440
    Hard Drives
    1tb Solidigm m.2 +256gb ssd+512 gb usb m.2 sata
    PSU
    500w
    Case
    MT
    Cooling
    Dell Premium
    Keyboard
    Logitech wired
    Mouse
    Logitech wireless
    Internet Speed
    so slow I'm too embarrassed to tell
    Browser
    Firefox
    Antivirus
    Defender+MWB Premium
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro 22H2 19045.3930
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Dell Optiplex 9020
    CPU
    i7-4770
    Memory
    24 gb
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Benq 27
    Screen Resolution
    2560x1440
    Hard Drives
    256 gb Toshiba BG4 M.2 NVE SSB and 1 tb hdd
    PSU
    500w
    Case
    MT
    Cooling
    Dell factory
    Mouse
    Logitech wireless
    Keyboard
    Logitech wired
    Internet Speed
    still not telling
    Browser
    Firefox
    Antivirus
    Defender+MWB Premium
I totally agree with everyone else. I wouldn't even attempt to run 11 on less than 4 gb ram. Honestly, I can't understand how 64 bit Windows 10 doesn't completely bog down.
Maybe it's this model,


It would still need a ram upgrade from 3GB to 4GB anyway so I agree it's not worth the hassle.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Win 11 Pro & 🐥.
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    ASUS VivoBook
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 7 3700U with Radeon Vega Mobile Gfx
    Motherboard
    ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. X509DA (FP5)
    Memory
    12GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    RX Vega 10 Graphics
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Generic PnP Monitor (1920x1080@60Hz)
    Screen Resolution
    1920x1080@60Hz
    Hard Drives
    Samsung 980 1 TB PCIe 3.0 NVMe M.2
    Internet Speed
    25 Mbps
    Browser
    Edge
    Antivirus
    Defender
  • Operating System
    Windows 11
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    ACER NITRO
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 7 5800H / 3.2 GHz
    Motherboard
    CZ Scala_CAS (FP6)
    Memory
    16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4 SDRAM 3200 MHz
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 6 GB GDDR6 SDRAM
    Sound Card
    Realtek Audio. NVIDIA High Definition Audio
    Monitor(s) Displays
    15.6" LED backlight 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 144 Hz
    Screen Resolution
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
    Hard Drives
    Samsung 970 Evo Plus 2TB NVMe M.2
    PSU
    180 Watt, 19.5 V
    Mouse
    Lenovo Bluetooth
    Internet Speed
    25 Mbps
    Browser
    Edge
    Antivirus
    Defender
The CPU is only single core and there's less than 4gb of RAM? You might get Win 11 to run with a lot of finagling, but it will be a slug. I wouldn't bother. Good luck finding drivers that will work, including graphics drivers. Looking up the specs of that system it has a weak Celeron processor with integrated GMA 4500 graphics. I would classify it as a lost cause. It would struggle mightily with Win 10, let alone 11.
The drivers will simply fit from W10.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 11

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Custom built
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
    Motherboard
    MSI B550-A Pro
    Memory
    16 GB Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3200
    Graphics Card(s)
    PowerColor Red Devil Radeon RX 6600XT with 8GB GDDR6
    Sound Card
    Realtek integrated
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer Nitro 24" RG241Y 144hz refresh rate
    Screen Resolution
    1920 X 1080
    Hard Drives
    Western Digital Black SN770 1 TB NVMe SSD
    Samsung 860 QVO 1 TB SATA SSD
    Seagate Barracuda 1 TB HDD
    PSU
    LEPA B650 650 watt
    Case
    Enermax Coenus
    Cooling
    Cooler Master Hyper T4 air
    Keyboard
    CM Storm Devastator
    Mouse
    E-Blue Cobra Jr.
    Internet Speed
    100mbs
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge Chromium
    Antivirus
    Microsoft Defender
    Other Info
    Optical Drives: LG DVD-RW and Pioneer BluRay/ DVD burner
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Asus ROG Zephyrus G14
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS
    Motherboard
    Asus board (GA402RK)
    Memory
    16 GB Samsung DDR5-4800
    Graphics card(s)
    Integrated Radeon 680M and discrete Radeon RX 6800S with 8GB GDDR6
    Sound Card
    Integrated Realtek with Dolby Atmos
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Laptop screen 14" WQXGA, IPS, 120hz refresh rate
    Screen Resolution
    2560 X 1600
    Hard Drives
    1TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD (WD Black SN850)
    PSU
    Battery power and Asus power brick/adapter. Also has USB-C charging
    Case
    Laptop
    Cooling
    Laptop fans in vapor chamber
    Mouse
    Touchpad and Omoton bluetooth mouse
    Keyboard
    Built in RGB backlit
    Internet Speed
    100mbps
    Browser
    Edge Chromium
    Antivirus
    Microsoft Defender
Probably most will but maybe not all.
In my case, I scanned for drivers the driver shop of my Win 8.1 installation, and all the drivers installed. But the video driver seems to work much less stably, and many apps crash it, some in 100% reproducible way, which throws me to the logon screen (where I have to enter password twice, once in a screen with nature background, and second time on a screen with blue background, I do not know, what this twin login is for). Then after logon I have to go to the device manager, where the video driver is with exclamation mark. There, I disable it and again enable. I have to do this every time in some scenarios, for instance, when starting an emulator of an old 1980s home computer with a wrong HDD image, and then exiting it, the video driver and the session crashes 100%, even when the emulator is in windowed mode.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 11
In my case, I scanned for drivers the driver shop of my Win 8.1 installation, and all the drivers installed. But the video driver seems to work much less stably, and many apps crash it, some in 100% reproducible way, which throws me to the logon screen (where I have to enter password twice, once in a screen with nature background, and second time on a screen with blue background, I do not know, what this twin login is for). Then after logon I have to go to the device manager, where the video driver is with exclamation mark. There, I disable it and again enable. I have to do this every time in some scenarios, for instance, when starting an emulator of an old 1980s home computer with a wrong HDD image, and then exiting it, the video driver and the session crashes 100%, even when the emulator is in windowed mode.
It usually depends on how old the hardware is. The older it is, the less chance Windows 11 will find a driver for it. Overall it does do an amazing job though. The computer in question here is pretty old.
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Custom built
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
    Motherboard
    MSI B550-A Pro
    Memory
    16 GB Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3200
    Graphics Card(s)
    PowerColor Red Devil Radeon RX 6600XT with 8GB GDDR6
    Sound Card
    Realtek integrated
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Acer Nitro 24" RG241Y 144hz refresh rate
    Screen Resolution
    1920 X 1080
    Hard Drives
    Western Digital Black SN770 1 TB NVMe SSD
    Samsung 860 QVO 1 TB SATA SSD
    Seagate Barracuda 1 TB HDD
    PSU
    LEPA B650 650 watt
    Case
    Enermax Coenus
    Cooling
    Cooler Master Hyper T4 air
    Keyboard
    CM Storm Devastator
    Mouse
    E-Blue Cobra Jr.
    Internet Speed
    100mbs
    Browser
    Microsoft Edge Chromium
    Antivirus
    Microsoft Defender
    Other Info
    Optical Drives: LG DVD-RW and Pioneer BluRay/ DVD burner
  • Operating System
    Windows 11 Home
    Computer type
    Laptop
    Manufacturer/Model
    Asus ROG Zephyrus G14
    CPU
    AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS
    Motherboard
    Asus board (GA402RK)
    Memory
    16 GB Samsung DDR5-4800
    Graphics card(s)
    Integrated Radeon 680M and discrete Radeon RX 6800S with 8GB GDDR6
    Sound Card
    Integrated Realtek with Dolby Atmos
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Laptop screen 14" WQXGA, IPS, 120hz refresh rate
    Screen Resolution
    2560 X 1600
    Hard Drives
    1TB PCIe Gen 4 SSD (WD Black SN850)
    PSU
    Battery power and Asus power brick/adapter. Also has USB-C charging
    Case
    Laptop
    Cooling
    Laptop fans in vapor chamber
    Mouse
    Touchpad and Omoton bluetooth mouse
    Keyboard
    Built in RGB backlit
    Internet Speed
    100mbps
    Browser
    Edge Chromium
    Antivirus
    Microsoft Defender

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