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Windows 7: How do I force update my Graphics Driver?

29 Sep 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
How do I force update my Graphics Driver?

I recently downloaded the latest version of the Intel HD Family Graphics but when I attempt to install it I get the following messages:

On the .exe installation: 'Your computer does not meet the minimum requirements." and "Your system is not supported".

On the .zip: 'Your driver is up to date.' However it's v8...

I've read somewhere that you can 'force update it' or are there any better options?
If not, how can I force update?

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29 Sep 2014   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64

Did you perhaps download a x64 version of the driver instead of x86, or vice versa?
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29 Sep 2014   #3

Windows 10 Pro X64

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It may be a better option to download the driver form your motherboard site
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30 Sep 2014   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Go into Device Manager>Display Adapter>Update Driver.If you get a message telling you the drivers are uptodate,then leave alone.
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