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Windows 7: Should One Use The Install CD for A New Monitor

17 Feb 2012   #1
bej

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit
 
 
Should One Use The Install CD for A New Monitor

or let Windows 7 use the "Plug "N" Play" driver ??


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17 Feb 2012   #2
ignatzatsonic

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

They should both work. One might possibly have preferable features of some type. I can't tell the difference on my PC.

You could also look at the monitor manufacturer's web site for drivers that are newer than those on the CD.
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17 Feb 2012   #3
bassfisher6522

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Agreed...the only difference is some extras that some may or may not use with the installation CD.
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