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Windows 7: What is the best method to update drivers??

23 Jun 2010   #11

Windows 7 64-bit

I just use the device manager and right click on update driver.
That is the way MS tells you to do it.
I also vist the manufacturers site for the hardware.
Do not use third party software it is a scam. If you notice after running it they want money
for the drivers. Updated drivers are always free.


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24 Jun 2010   #12

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]

To resume...Yes it is not always a real need to update drivers, but it always depend of the computer shape.

Many manufacturers try to improve their drivers, but looks like experimental business.

Some suceed very well to update, some bad.

If you look at a typical thread like "Realtek High Definition Audio", you'll see manies complaining that the previous drivers were better or vice-versa!!!

It is always good to ask an opinion to a forum, but remember that you're the only one in front your computer, minding what's up! You'll have to learn listen at, and sometimes you"ll get wrong.
Some enjoy optimizing their computer a lot and are ready to test their drivers and do like spend time, searching what could be the best for their engine.

A least some here will help to resolve manies of encountered probs even if you do not tell straight away that you did messed it up yourself.

If you're on production machine i can perfectly understand your needs...but for some at home based, enjoy!
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