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Windows 7: BUY? Driver Updates or Scanner Updates

12 Jan 2011   #1

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BUY? Driver Updates or Scanner Updates

I have a DELL (one year) w/ Windows 7 and Ive downloaded Driver Updates and Scanner Update software, and I see that I have several Drivers that came up out-dated. Is this even true?

If so, why doesnt DELL send me emails or update automatically?

I wont mind buying a software, but which one?

Sorry, so many questions. Thanks in advance.
Scotty

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12 Jan 2011   #2

 

Forget the driver update software, unless you are having issues you don't need to update any drivers and if you do you should get then directly from the manufacturers website and not via a 3rd party product.

Also please do not repost the same question in multiple sections of the site as that is against forum rules.
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12 Jan 2011   #3

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All Dell driver updates are free from the Dell website.
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12 Jan 2011   #4

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Thanks to both of you. I'll go to DELL website and ck.
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12 Jan 2011   #5

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Please also fill in your entire system specs here
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