Windows requires you to update the device drivers when your installed drivers don’t work automatically or you might have upgraded your version of windows.
Moreover updating drivers also need decent troubleshooting when you face severe errors during the process especially when it is an error like “Device Manager Error “
A driver update isn’t always a fix-it task, either. An updated driver might enable new features for the hardware, something we see on a regular basis with popular video
How to Update Windows Drivers
First of all just head on to your hardware manufacturer’s website and find your device driver’s We are insisting to visit that website because it is the only trusted source to download drivers.
Extract the downloaded files
Usually, driver files are a set of compressed files containing plus various driver files and other auxiliary files necessary to get the driver installed that need an extraction software,
Extract those files to the folder which you just downloaded
Open Device manager
Now head on to your Device Manager. You can open it by opening it from the Control Panel. We think this should be pretty simple till now.
Now find the device for which you want to update the drivers
Once you are sure about the device for which you want an update, the next step is to find out your version of windows.
Finding your windows version
- If you are running Windows 10 & 8 just right-click on the hardware’s name or icon and choose Update Driver (W10) or Update Driver Software… (W8).
- If running Windows 7 & Vista, just press your right mouse button on the hardware’s name or icon, and then choose Properties, and then the Driver tab, followed by the Update Driver button
After this, The Update Driver Software wizard will start, which will guide you through the driver update process until the end.
Still getting problems while updating drivers?
Well if you are still finding troubles while updating your drivers, we have a custom drivers updater for you which we do everything for you. You just have to install it and run it. You can get a copy of that here.