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Windows 7: Updating graphics driver


20 Apr 2013   #1
Zhu Xiong

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 
Updating graphics driver

Hi there!

Very sorry if this is the wrong place to ask this, but i'm hoping somebody can help with a problem i seem to be having while trying to update/upgrade my graphics driver.

I recently downloaded the game Smite, and during installation it recommended that i downloaded and installed "Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator Driver" because my graphics are a bit naff. I downloaded and got half way through the setup when the window just disappears. I'm not sure what else i can do (other than buying a new PC) to help my FPS issues, so i assume this is the fix for now, but i just can't seem to get the setup complete.

I'm downloading directly from Intel's site, and following the instructions, but like i said, the window just disappears.

If anybody is able to offer a suggestion to get around this, i'd very much appreciate it.


Thank you!


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20 Apr 2013   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

If I understand you correctly you are down loading games and drivers with out a anti virus program installed.
Is that correct?

From you System Specs.

Antivirus None
Browser Mozilla Firefox
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21 Apr 2013   #3
benjy206

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Hi Zhu Xiong and welcome to Seven Forums.

If you have no Anti-Virus there could be multiple problems with your pc. I would suggest you download and install MSE anti-virus. download

I would run the scan in safe mode with networking Advanced Boot Options

I would also recommend installing malwarebytes and running that through safe mode also.

Then getting Adwcleaner and running it and post a screen shot here download
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22 Apr 2013   #4
Zhu Xiong

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 

Hey! Thanks for the replies!

Sorry, i actually have McAfee installed and i run Malwarebytes and Combofix every so often to clear my laptop of anything unwanted.

After i posted this i tried a few other graphics accelerators from the same site, a coupledo the same thing and the others tell me my computer isn't up to date enough for these 'add-ons'.
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