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Windows 7: Here is a VERY helpful DOS command.

27 Jun 2010   #1
Rothmclear

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit (6.1, Build 7600)
 
 
Here is a VERY helpful DOS command.

For anyone who needs to wants to check driver dates. Run an elevated command prompt and type "driverquery". It will list all drivers with their perspective dates. If you then right click on on the top of the window and click properties then check the box for quickedit mode. Then select the list and ctrl c. Save that in a text file. Boom you have a master list of stuff you need to update. Just figured I would put that out there. Figured it might help anyone with driver issues.


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27 Jun 2010   #2
ttran

Microsoft Window 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 

I will try that, thanks, never done it before
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27 Jun 2010   #3
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Thank you Rothmclear, works like a charm. Sent it to note pad and printed. I like it.
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27 Jun 2010   #4
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

Some more info for those interested.

You can modify the output of the command with various switches, and redirect the output to another program. For instance, use the /V switch to produce a detailed listing, and the /FO switch with the Csv parameter to read the output in Excel:

driverquery /v /fo csv > drvlist.csv

Open Drvlist.csv in Excel to see a neatly formatted list of all your hardware.
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27 Jun 2010   #5
hoganth

WinXP / Win 7 / Win 8.1 64bit Dual Boot
 
 

Kuwl!! I've been looking for something like that.
Thanks,
Repped
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