Drivers are the middleware that allow computer programs to use resources of a specific hardware device.

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USB Mouse and Keyboard functions in BIOS, but not in Windows 7

Relevant specs: Windows 7 Pro 64-bit ASUS M4N78 Pro Chipset: nVidia GeForce 8300 CPU: AMD Phenom II 945 Mem: 8GB DDR2 800 Details: Replaced MB, CPU, RAM. Booting into BIOS, USB keyboard and ...
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Win10 sound devices pop up on startup and device change

My windows 10 x64 pro installation has a rather annoying behavior on every startup or audio device change like connecting a HDMI cable with sound capability or connecting a usb sound card. It always ...
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mySQL ODBC driver is ANSI only

I just downloaded latest mySQL ODBC driver from here. When I tried to install it on my Windows 8.1 laptop the wizard from MSI said that it is an ANSI driver. Is Unicode version of the driver not ...
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Is it possible to override Intel 4000 2-display limit?

Intel's drivers don't allow using more than two displays (laptop +1 external, or 2 external and no laptop display), though we have some docks that use DisplayLink software that overrides this and ...
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How to re-install Bluetooth drivers on Windows 8.1 without manufacturer specific instructions?

My Bluetooth suddenly failed one day. Looking at the settings, it reports the dreaded "Code 43": Windows has stopped this device because it has reported problems. (Code 43) I couldn't find any ...
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DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Log diagnosis Win10

Observed BSOD and DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL error message. As I understand it, drivers are causing the problem: if this is true then the next question is which driver(s)? Is there a log or ...
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Possible Memory Leak in rdbss.sys (Native Component)

OS: Windows 10 Pro (10.0.10586) Proc: i5-4590 RAM: 16 GB I've noticed that my memory usage is climbing out of control in comparison to what I have open and what Process Explorer is showing for ...
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Installing Drivers for Disconnected Hardware in Windows Server 2012 R2

I just rented a Kimsufi dedicated server (OVH company), and because they do not officially offer Windows Server as an option, nor do they even offer IP-based KVM anymore (I mean keyboard/video/mouse, ...
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will swapping ssd on laptop with installed drivers work?

So I have a 512gb ssd currently on my laptop with windows 7 and all the drivers installed. I want to switch to 1tb ssd and install windows 10 and all the drivers in it. but if I do decide to go back ...
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Is it safe to update the GPU drivers on this laptop?

I have an old VAIO VPCCW1NFX/B Notebook which comes with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 230M GPU. Today when I wanted to use the Parallel Computing Toolbox 6.6 of MATLAB R2015a, I found that it's better to ...
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Intel Management Engine or Collaborative Processor Performance Control throttling

This is a laptop. Before I installed Intel's Collaborative Processor Performance Control Driver and Management Engine, for very demanding jobs my cpu would go up to 95C and the fan would go up to ...
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HP Pavillion dv6-6135dx refurbished motherboard switchable graphics not recognized

I replaced the motherboard with a factory refurbished one I found online. I used the old cpu because it didn't come with one, but the graphic chip is built in. I checked the serial numbers and they ...
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Bluescreen after sleep caused by asmthub3

Regularly my PC crashes (BSOD) after waking up from sleep. My PC: Windows 10 Pro 64bit, ASUS Z170-A, i5-6600, 8GB RAM DDR4 The shown error event is: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE The computer has ...
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Bluetooth stopped working & disappeared in Windows 10

Today suddenly any Bluetooth capabilities seem to have disappeared from my laptop (ASUS Zenbook UX305UA-FC024T, Windows 10 pre-installed). One second everything was fine, the other both my mouse and ...
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How can I connect samsung galaxy S6 to virtual machine Windows Server 2012

I connected samsung S6 to virtual machine Windows Server 2012 windows 8 but I received the message: USB device not recognized. I have installed the driver to the machine. I can connect Samsung S4 ...
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How to install drivers from 01.org on openSUSE

i need to install the drivers 2016Q1 Intel Graphics Stack Release in an openSUSE 13.1 https://01.org/zh/linuxgraphics/downloads/2016q1-intel-graphics-stack-release?langredirect=1 i dont have ...
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Bootcamp Drivers on Windows 10 Cause BSOD

I've tried several times over the last few days to get Windows 10 Professional up and running properly on my 2014 MacBook Pro. After each install I've tried I've hit issues immediately after ...
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Laserjet P-1006 goes to sleep

we have a shared printer at office between 3 laptops which is connected to one of them. all of them has the same driver and same windows. when we're in the middle of the day, we send print, it works. ...
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Get 'No rule to make target 'modules'. ' on make file

While I am installing the driver of Realtek RTL8192EU chipset (0bda:818b) form this package and, follow the how-to-install.txt , I got error while running sudo ./install.sh [tjm@ArchPad ...
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How to run 2nd monitor with 2nd graphics card?

I have 2 graphics cards in my laptop: Intel(R) HD Graphics 3000, NVIDIA GeForce GT 520MX, Yesterday I got a 2nd monitor that I connected to my laptop via VGA cable, but for some reason its ...
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Missing Bluetooth Drivers After Windows 10 Upgrade

People keep saying to disable/delete/turn on a bluetooth driver that is no where to be found? Here is the kicker! I downloaded a bluetooth installer here is what it said: No unconfigured ...
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Fedora 23, can't use high resolution on all displays anymore

So I'm having a strange issue here. I'm running Fedora 23, and after a package update, I'm no longer able to utilize high resolution on all 3 of my displays, only one of them. On my main display the ...
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How to make Logitech G103 keyboard full-functional under Linux?

It's bad that I cannot find the Driver of Logitech G103 keyboard for Linux from their website. The extra G1-G6 keys of G103 are automatically mapped to F1-F6. I want them to be used differently. How ...
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How do I install drivers on Kali Linux?

I am trying to setup a driver for Kali Linux. It is a Panda Wireless usb wifi dongle. But the problem is that I getting thrown errors when trying to compile the package. Here is the instructions.http:/...
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Fresh Windows 7 installation and the Intel driver says min. requirements not met

I did a fresh install recently and I was okay until I installed Mint Linux. Then after I couldn't get sound through HDMI to the TV, I tried Zorin. Swapped Zorin over to Nvidia in the driver list, then ...
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Serious amount of bluescreens when using Ableton Live 9.2.1 on Windows 10/8.1

Today I wanted to have another studio session using Ableton Live, but my PC kept me from it. I had be working for around half an hour when I got the first bluescreen, SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION it said. ...
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Install a Windows on Dell laptop

I've bought a Dell laptop with some branded crap preinstalled in its Windows 10 OEM. It's Inspiron 7559 and I wanted to get a real Windows 10 Pro system, since Arch (the system I hoped to use on daily ...
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Generic USB Hub propagates Vendor/Product ID of 0000 to Win XP?

I am trying to use a Apacer portable USB HDD, which is USB 3.0, with Windows XP, and have some trouble on this machine. First, when I connect the USB HDD directly to XP, it gets recognized as a ...
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libcudart on system without a GPU

I have code which, based on the availability of GPUs, either runs a GPU kernel or the same code on the CPU. It does this at runtime and the program is always linked to CUDA. However, I may want to ...
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IGFX display driver stops responding Win10, Nvidia

Have a user with an HP Envy Laptop running Win10. Seemingly randomly, he is getting errors that the igfx display driver "has stopped responding and has recovered" after Windows restarts the driver ...
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How to download drivers manually for Windows Server 2008 r2 Standard edition?

What I m trying to do ? I installed Windows Server 2008 on my laptop , an Acer Aspire 5741G series . I want this pc to emulate a server environment in a local network . Everything seems to work fine ...
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how to get all required driver for my pc [duplicate]

I brought the PC SAMSUNG NP-RV515L on Feb 2012 and in 2015 I lost my all important driver and still I am not able to fix it. So how would I know that which driver pack should I download to fix it?
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Any Tips To Remove Touchpad Delay? (Synaptics, HP Probook 455 G2)

I have an HP Probook 455 G2 laptop which I use occasionally. When using an external pointing device (i.e. MX Master via Bluetooth) I notice very little latency between moving the mouse and seeing ...
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Synaptics Touchpad Driver crashes occasionally when using multitouch

I'm using a Lenovo Thinkpad w520 running Windows 10 (upgrade from Windows 7, not full re-install, btw). Like other thinkpads, it has a touchpad from Synaptics. Occasionally, and only when performing ...
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Updating chipset drivers on Win10x64

So I want to update my chipset drivers. From what I see on this page, I can download an INF driver which should update my chipset. When I started the installer it told me to check if my chipset is ...
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GPU doesn't load when drivers installed

I get stuck when loading Windows 10 (tried Windows 7 too) everytime after installing GPU driver (doesn't matter if it's iGPU on my 4790K or Gigabyte GTX670 that I'm about to use). As far as I ...
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Frequent BSODs on Windows 7 Professional after replacing Graphics Card (worked fine for ~2 weeks prior)

My computer died around 3 weeks ago due to the Graphics Card failing (Asus Direct CU II 7950, an old 1TB Samsung HDD also failed to power up after this) and just 2 weeks ago we replaced it with a new ...
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Biometric device stopped working in windows 8.1 after update and also after windows 10 upgrade

The biometric device in my HP laptop stopped working after I updated Windows 8.1 . After I updated to Windows 10, the problem persisted. My biometric device is from Validity Sensors, Inc. Any ...
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SiS Mirage 3 Graphic - windows 7 driver

i just got my new laptop and installed windows 7 and I installed SiS Mirage 3 Graphics driver, I have 3GB of ram, but games are really laggy, i get 5 - 10 fps which is really bad, i tried to install ...
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How to install geforce drivers win 8 version on win 10?

I badly need to install a geforce driver windows 8 version on windows 10.So can anyone suggest ways to configure the nvidia installer in order to do so.I have a geforce 610M GPU. Thanks for any ...
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Smooth movements are jerky on my laptop's integrated screen. Any software to test it out?

I tested my new computer with multimedia and unfortunately smooth movement looks jumpy and jerky as in this video when being played in the internal monitor. This problem doesn't only affect local ...
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Display Driver Stops working randomly

Display Driver Stops working randomly, title says it all. I reinstalled it and doownloaded it from AMD site + DELL site as well, still no luck. I saw that a driver stopped working. When I opened ...
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Win 7 Pro 64 will not recognize Keyboard & Mouse - defaults to OSK

I am currently running Windows 7 Pro on my PC (new computer). I have found that in the last couple of months my keyboard has ceased being recognized by the OS. By this I mean, most of my special ...
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How do I remove AppleHFS+ Bootcamp driver?

So, I have an iMac 27" Late 2012, and I have just installed Windows 10 Home 64Bit through BootCamp. BootCamp comes along with several "support software", useful drivers made for Windows and Apple ...
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Intel offers me two different HD Graphics drivers: Which should I choose?

For clarity, the question following is the reverse of this one. I have installed in my machine (Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview (10.0.10240) the Intel HD Graphics 4000 Driver in version 15.33.38.64....
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Realtek HD Audio latency leading to crackling sounds from the speakers

I have a problem with the Realtek HD Audio speakers driver. Everytime a sound is about to be play, the speakers of the laptop make a crackling sound, similar to the sound of static electricity. I am ...
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Printer sharing without driver

I have a problem with a Canon LBP-810 printer. It doesn't have Win8.1 driver, last I found is for WinXP. So I made a VMware Player guest machine, installed an XP on it, then istalled the printer's ...
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Connecting a smartlav+ microphone to a computer through a sound card adapter

I am trying to connect a smartlav+ microphone to a computer. When connecting the mic directly to the computer or to a mobile phone using the audio jack, the mic records perfectly. When trying to use ...
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Assign program to Onboard Intel GPU (Nvidia/AMD is not integrated)

Is there any known way to assign a program to use the repsectively run with the onboard Intel GPU without having a second graphic chip? A customer have to have installed the Dameware Development ...
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How to use Dlink 550t PCI network card in windows 10 x64

I have a PCI express network card, pretty old but works 10/100/1000 I need to use it in a computer running windows 10 x64. I already try with the original drivers (i got the installation cd), with ...