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Windows 7: Storage Driver?

20 May 2011   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
Storage Driver?

Hello !

Just wondering, what is a storage driver?
I've though it was something to do with my harddisks, so i've been checking on OCZ and WD websites, but found no drivers.

So what is it? Do I need it? Of course, Windows is probably using the default one!

Best Regards,

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20 May 2011   #2
Sub Styler

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

they all use the default ones. no updates are required

and yes it is for any storage device, memory card readers, hard disks, usb pen drives etc
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20 May 2011   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)

Thanks for your responds!
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