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

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MSI MS7269 - Video controller Driver [closed]

Have you seen any driver for this motherboard's Graphics ?
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How to find device by device ID and vendor ID?

I bought a new Dell laptop which was not pre-installed (OS-less). I'm now downloading drivers from Dell's site, but for each category there's a selection and I'm not sure which drivers I should ...
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wallpaper & drivers for dell latitude E5510 [closed]

I am looking for the original wallpaper for the Dell Latitude E5510. I installed Windows7 64-bit and I don't find the fingerprint driver.
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Windows 7 64bit driver for HP Color LaserJet 3700 PCL6 Printer

I'm currently using an HP Color LaserJet 3700 PCL5 Printer Driver with Windows 7 (64bit) Operating System..I suspect I need an HP Color LaserJet 3700 PCL6 Printer Driver since my PCL5 works but not ...
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Windows 7 installation - CD\DVD driver issue on laptop

I'm installing Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit from an MSDN download onto a new Dell Studio 1558 laptop. Right after clicking "Install Now" I get the following message in a window titled Load Driver: A ...
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How do I detect and install a Wifi adapter in Debian?

I've recently imaged a laptop with a Debian 5.0, and it doesn't appear to be detecting the wifi adapter. The image was originally from a different laptop, so maybe this is part of the problem. How do ...
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modifying monitor driver - Where to start

I wish to modify a laptop monitor driver to add more brightness levels and calibrate the levels to be linear. How should i go about doing this?
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Will my PC work with Windows 7 even if I can't find Windows 7 drivers on the manufacturers website?

I'm looking to Upgrade my PC to Windows 7, but before I make the commitment, I would like to know that all my drivers work properly first. The model is an Acer Veriton 3900Pro. I have run the Upgrade ...
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What can I do if the system I want to install an OS on doesn't provide drivers for that OS?

I've got a spare laptop at home that I'd like to put Server 2008 on to use as a small, personal web server and web radio station, although the HP Laptop doesn't have drivers for Server 2008. Vista and ...
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Graphics driver for Ubuntu on Dell Latitude XT

we have a Dell Latitude XT laptop in our company, and we would like to install Ubuntu on it. Windows 7 works fine out of the box, so the hardware is fine. Since this laptop has a touchscreen we just ...
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How do I install Boot Camp drivers without installing Boot Camp

I am using Skype on Windows XP Pro (SP3) that is running quite well on a VMware Fusion virtual machine. Skype tells me that I need to install the Apple Boot Camp Drivers for the iN-sight Web Camera ...
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Un-install network printer drivers from Windows 7 64 Home Premium

I recently bought a NAS device that has print server functionality through USB. The printer was already installed and fully working on another Windows XP box, set up that box to see the printer over ...
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How do I get my computer to use WDDM 1.1 on Windows 7?

I am trying to get started with programming for Windows Phone 7, but I cannot deploy to the emulator unless I have WDDM 1.1. I only have WDDM 1.0 according to dxdiag. I am running on an HP dv6736 ...
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More than one video driver at the same time

Can I use more than one driver on windows at the same time? I'd like to be able to switch from the offboard video card to the onboard one and vice-versa.
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Graphics Driver for Intel D865GVHZ motherboard comapatible With windows 7

I just installed Windows 7 .My motherboard is Intel D865GvHZ . The Realtec Audio Driver which i used for XP is working but the Intel Extreme Graphics Driver is not getting installed. I checked Intels ...
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Rollback driver in Windows via command line

I have a remote system in which I've updated the Nvidia graphics driver, but now RDPDD.dll, which I'm guessing stands for RDP Display Driver, will not load (found this out via Event Viewer). I can ...
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Can I control the fan speed with the xf86-video-ati driver?

I have an ATI Radeon HD 4850 running on Arch Linux with the xf86-video-ati driver. Is there any way to control the fan speed (from a conf. file, the command line, whatever) or should I change to the ...
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How to make Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio Notebook output to internal speakers with latest drivers?

Just what the title said. There was a utility on the driver CD which had a setting to redirect output to internal speakers, but it's quite old and is installed as a part of old drivers, so I'd like ...
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Installing Canon D2400U Scanner on XP x64

I'm trying to install an old scanner D2400U from Canon on a Windows XP 64bit SP2. I have found an official driver at canon, ScanGear CS-U 6.1.1d, but when trying to install the scanner (found new ...
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Stuck at “Starting windows..” when switching to AHCI mode

I had a Windows 7 system working fine in AHCI mode and decided to change the motherboard to another brand. I created an image of the boot drive. I changed the motherboard which runs in IDE mode by ...
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How to know which AHCI driver Windows 7 is using?

I have AHCI enabled in Windows 7 through HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Msahci. My Asus motherboard comes with a drivers software including AHCI drivers. I used their setup ...
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Are there any alternatives to swap left/right mouse buttons except control panel->Mouse

I started to use the mouse with my left hand some years ago. It didn't take me that long to learn - a couple of weeks. Since then I've started to get problems with my right shoulder. Ever since I use ...
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How to keep a computer updated?

What the best way to keep a computer updated when it comes to drivers and firmwares etc? I currently have to remember to visit Intel and other companies that have components installed on my machine ...
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Trying to run some 3D game but its giving this error even though mine are the latest drivers..whats wrong? [closed]

“Unable to run because your video card drivers did not install properly, are out of date, or are for unsupported hardware. Please make sure you have the latest video card drivers and even if you do ...
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No graphics memory?

I recently upgraded to Core i3 on H55 chipset, and using the integrated GPU on the chip. I installed AOE III, on running, it shows me an error saying that .. graphics memory is 0mb .. min reqd is ...
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Lexmark Z25 on Windows 7 x64

So I was about to install my printer for Windows 7, go to Lexmark's website and poof. They say they do not have a driver for Windows 7. I go to Microsoft's Windows 7 Compatibility Center and it says ...
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Is there a safe vga video driver that supports high resolutions?

My laptop is affected by the famous "defective nVidia card" problem. It used to work fine, but since yesterday any attempt to use 3d features causes the system to BSOD (Windows) or freeze (Linux). ...
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What's the ramifications of installing a 64bit print driver on a 32bit system?

Yes that's right, 64bit driver on 32bit system. Here's the situation: I installed a printer driver on an XP Professional machine that will be shared with other users across the network. One of the ...
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USB video capture adapter with syntek chipset driver for windows 7

I need driver for Windows 7 for syntek stk1150 USB Video Capture Device. Any good place I can look for it? I need 64 bit driver!
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From where I can download Intel 945G Network Adapter driver?

I could find out audio driver and Intel graphics accelerator for Windows XP, Intel 945G chipset. However I am unable to find source for a Network Adapter driver. Please post a download link for the ...
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How to install ati 4870 driver for linux (.run file)

I have installed Linux Mint Gnome 64bit version. I have downloaded ati-driver-installer-10-9-x86_64.run file. But i don't know how can i install this file to my system :(
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Installing a printer without the CD

Is there a way of installing a printer without the installation CD. I'm using windows and the printer is an hp.
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Programs for finding and installing drivers

As a computer technician, I have to install os´s for many different computer machines. Sometimes when I have troubles finding the right driver for a board or system. Can anyone think of a tool which ...
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PNY ExpressCard SATA II 2-port card - drivers?

I bought a couple of PNY eSATA cards for notebook computers, model P-NSA2-EC-RF. I mistakenly thought that they would be a bit more plug-and-play, like cards that supply USB or Firewire ports. ...
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Tascam US 122 USB interface causes Windows to hang at shutdown

On Windows XP, my Tascam US 122 USB audio interface works fine. On my Windows 7 computer the device works, however when I restart/shutdown, it hangs at the "shutting down" screen forever. If the USB ...
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Need SATA drivers for my Intel® Desktop Board D845GVAD2

I have looked at different threads related to creating floppy disks for F6 installation. Like these - http://communities.intel.com/message/16192#16192 ...
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Removing automatic device-type from a driver

I accidentally installed the type of driver for my HTC Evo, and now, I cannot get it to associate with anything but "libusb-win32 devices". Is there a way to reset the device type back to the default ...
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Dlink DWL-G120 Windows 7 driver

Does anyone know if out there is a driver for D-Link DWL-G120 on Windows 7. I searched everywhere and couldn't find one?
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Replacement Video Board for Mac Pro not recognized by Mac OS X

My expensive video board in Mac Pro (early 2008) died. I couldn't afford a apples-apples replacement so I got a lesser board. It works for the BootCamp Windows 7 partition, no problem. When I ...
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Can't find Intel Audio drivers

Vendor Name: Intel Corporation Chip Number: 82801H Chip Description: Intel audio controller embedded with the 82801H chipset ( ICH8 chipset )
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Install Epson AcuLaser on Ubuntu

I am a newbie regarding Ubuntu, and I have installed a PC for playing around and testing it. The problem is that the Epson printer I have (AcuLaser CX11NF, a network/usb color laser with fax & ...
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C-Media AC97 Audio Driver update?

I installed the C-Media AC97 Audio Driver from the CD which came with motherboard, but the Audio Driver is very old I think. Driver date: 2004.08.26. and driver version: 5.12.1.46. Isn't there any ...
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Slipstream Windows XP

How do I slipstream Windows XP install an uptodate system on my computer when required? I have a dell computer and the Windows XP cd is also from Dell. When I manually install this CD, it does not ...
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Canon HV20 recognized, but no drivers in Windows 7 x64

My Canon HV20 camcorder is properly recognized when connected via Firewire to Windows 7 x64, but no drivers are installed for it. Windows or I cannot locate any drivers for it as, but it should be ...
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Windows 7 boot error

I am running windows 7 professional, everything was working fine until I installed a software driver clearner suggested by nvidia customer service and I cleaned only nvidia graphic driver ...
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Wireless card advanced properties

I have 2 laptops, one with a Broadcom 802.11n wireless card, the other with an Intel 5300 802.11n. I have often wondered about all the properties in the drivers' "Advanced" tab (see image) but could ...
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Error installing Network driver

I'm tring to install NetLimiter 3 (3.0.0.10, x64) on my Windows 7 x64 machine. At the driver installation step, I'm getting an error: Error 0x8004a029: Couldn't install the network component. ...
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Lenovo T500 - Can't update my Intel driver (driver won't install)

Back then I opened a topic about updating switchable driver. When you can use both cards. This is kinda buggy, makes explorer crash, doesn't worth it. I switched to static cards so to say. For a ...
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Network Interface Lost Functionality after Firewall Installation Hung

I tried to install Agnitum Outpost firewall, but the setup hung while installing network drivers. Oddly, the NIC properties shows no connect string whatsoever, nor any services...Device Manager shows ...
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SoundBlaster Live! Value drivers for Windows 7

My Dell Dimension 8200 came with Windows XP and a SoundBlaster Live! Value card. I have just installed Windows 7 32-bit, but it does not recognize the card. I have tried using the original ...