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

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ViewSonic LCD Monitor Touch-input connector?

I bought a used 15" ViewSonic LCD monitor (VP150m) and noticed that it has a 3.5mm connector on the back labeled “touch i/o”. I’m trying to figure out how to use the touch function but am having ...
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Windows 7 Line In Delay Issue

I'm running Windows 7 Pro 32-bit on my Dell Latitude 2100 netbook and I'm having an issue with the line in device/driver/functionality. The device & driver are stock: Driver Date: 7/13/2009 ...
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Headphones are not detected in the front panel

Recently I changed my operative system from Windows XP to Windows 7 64 bits. After that I cannot get my earphones working when I plugged them in the jack of the front panel. I have a My motherboard ...
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I am unable to print from Windows 7 Starter Edition, however I can print from WordPad

I have a HP2500 Series printer and have installed the necessary drivers for Windows 7. When I try to print from Word Starter Edition nothing happens, it doesn't even sent it to the print queue. ...
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Unable to uninstall virtualbox network drivers

Last time I tried to uninstall virtualbox, it failed with a BSOD. Since then, I am unable to install any version of virtualbox. The uninstaller seem's to fail to. When i look in my network drivers ...
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Can I update my Toshiba laptop graphics drivers?

My Toshiba laptop (a Satellite A300) came installed with version 8.48 of the ATI Display Drivers (M82XT, M86). It has a ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650 video card. I tried downloading the latest ...
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No audio driver for ECS 7050-M v1.0a for Windows 7?

I have an Elitegroup 7050-M v1.0a motherboard and I've used the Realtek HD audio driver it came with for years under Windows XP. There was a nice mixer panel, an equalizer and sound profiles that ...
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Explorer.exe - No such interface supported and other issues

The problem started when I uninstalled my ATI graphics driver and i used a driver cleaner. After i restarted win7 and it got to POST the screen just went completely blank. So i Used system restore ...
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Install graphics card hardware drivers via remote desktop in Windows 7

I come across the same problem over and over. I working on computer that is remote and it is missing graphics card drivers. Just has some default drivers that have limited resolution. I would like ...
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OSX drivers for Razer Blackwidow Keyboard

Does anyone know where to find OSX drivers for the Razer BlackWidow keyboard (official or otherwise)? I bought it on a whim (love clicky keys), but can't find any drivers for my Mac to make use of the ...
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Aspire 4738zg no driver support for Windows XP

What do I do if there are no available drivers for Windows XP. I really need to be using XP since my project doesn't work on Windows 7. And I don't want to resort to virtualization (XP Mode, Virtual ...
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Installing Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit mentions a missing CD/DVD driver?

When I go to install Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, I get to the screen to select language, time, and currency, click next and this alert pops up: Required CD/DVD Drive Device Driver is Missing. It ...
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Cannot install display drivers for ATI Radeon HD 4850 on Windows 7

Here are the specs: Windows 7 64-bit ATI Radeon HD 4850 Here's the antefact: I was messing around with drivers trying to enable OpenCL. I might have involuntarily installed Catalyst 11.1 before ...
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How to pick a laptop with hardware supported by Linux?

I am considering getting a notebook computer to install Linux on. How to I choose one so that I know its hardware will be supported by my Linux installation? Do I have to manually figure out what each ...
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Is there a driver like this for Windows XP too?

In Ubuntu, there is a modified non-proprietary Nvidia driver preinstalled. This driver helps me get the full native resolution (1920x1020) of my flatscreen displayed without errors, while my Graphics ...
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Monitor flickers in native resolution

With my new Samsung Syncmaster BX2450 I have the following problem: In Windows XP (SP2), all resolutions above 1440x900 have either strange pixel errors or an extreme flickering. It seems, that the ...
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why Thinkpad T410s intermittent keyboard death?

I have a Thinkpad T410s running Windows 7 64-bit. I have had it for three months. It has the latest BIOS (1.41) and trackpad drivers. In the last week I have started to notice that the keyboard ...
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Where can I find a driver for my integrated video card?

Here is the DXDiagnostics: Where can I find the driver for this particular video card? Googling yielded no results and I'm not familiar with integrated cards. Thank you!
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Where can I find drivers for my new Toshiba L665 laptop?

I just bought a Toshiba L665 laptop and I can't find the drivers anywhere online. Where can I find the toshiba driver repo and find what I need for this specific model?
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need dell studio 1557 webcam driver

I need Dell Studio 1557 webcam driver.i can not find this driver in Dell Drivers and Downloads page.
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HP Elitebook 8540p video driver crashes when playing games

I have an Elitebook 8540p where I have installed Windows 7 x64. It has 4 GB RAM and the Nvidia NVS 5100M graphics card. When playing games like L4D2 or Monday Night Combat the screen flashes and ...
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Downmix surround to Dolby Pro-Logic at the OS/driver level in Windows 7?

First off, I'm talking about Dolby Pro-Logic, a really old tech for encoding 4 audio channels (L/R/C/SR) into two analog outputs, and then extracting them again. It was used in surround sound systems ...
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Printer Brother DCP-110C Linux 64-bit drivers

I need 64-bit Linux driver for DCP-110C (for Ubuntu 10.04 64-bit) I found only 32-bit here. http://welcome.solutions.brother.com/bsc/public_s/id/linux/en/index.html I've tried to follow those ...
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Android USB Connection

I'm trying to establish a USB connection between my computer and my Android device; I've downloaded the SDK and what I believe to be the proper Samsung USB drivers. I had adb working and I rooted my ...
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How do I resolve BSOD: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA?

I have been trouble shooting this for a few days and cannot fix this anyhow. Computer specifications Mobo: ASUS Sabertooth X58 LGA 1366 Intel X58 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard CPU: ...
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Problem with usb driver: ti_usb_3410_5052

I have problems with my USB driver. After adding my device (MSP430 USB-DEBUG-INTERFACE) it doesn't work. [ 60.476039] usb 2-2.1: new full speed USB device using uhci_hcd and address 8 [ ...
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IBM Lenovo A55 Full Driver

I can't find IBM Lenovo Thinkcentre A55 drivers. http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/MIGR-66440.html this link doesn't work. Can anybody help find a full driver set for IBM Lenovo Thinkcentre ...
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Windows XP detecting printer as USB hub - how to start again without reinstalling XP?

Fresh install of Windows XP SP3. No system restore. Didn't install USB printer drivers before connected it to PC. Mistakenly allowed XP to auto install some driver which turned out to be a USB ...
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Debian 5.0.8 won't detect my ethernet adapter

I'm installing Debian 5.0.8 on a Dell Latitude E6410 using the network install x86 CD. Unfortunately, it won't detect my Ethernet adapter. Specifically, I get the error: No Ethernet card was ...
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How to install the Windows 7 Canon CR2 (Raw) driver on a netbook or other low resolution device

When you attempt to install the Cannon Raw Driver on a machine with less than 1024x768 resolution you get the following error message I have a Dell Inspiron Mini 1012 with a maximum resolution of ...
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Not sure if i installed the nvidia drivers for ubuntu correctly

I just did a fresh install of ubuntu and heard that there was a problem with the drivers being offered by the system, so i downloaded the latest from the nvidia website. I installed them by first ...
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Microphone array support in Windows. Info on performance and compatible hardware?

It is officially claimed by Microsoft (Audio Device Technologies for Windows), that Windows Vista has an integrated system-level support of microphone arrays for improved sound capturing by isolating ...
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Windows 7 doesn't recognize DVD drive

I reinstalled Windows 7 (x64) because DVD drive stoped being recognized. At first it worked, I even got to burn a dvd. Some time later it misteriously dissapeared again. This question has been asked ...
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Is different drivers loaded for crossfired GPUs normal?

I have two Radeon 5850's in a crossfire setup, and I'm seeing some differences in GPU-Z for their drivers (the second doesn't have that "Catalyst 10.12") and what they say for Crossfire: Is that ...
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Printer won't stop printing

I have an HP LaserJet P2035N connected to my home network. I have it set up as a printer on a Windows 7 64-bit machine. Windows found the printer on the network and installed a driver itself. ...
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Compatibility mode for drivers?

I always thought that 'compatibility mode' only supports launching applications, while drivers do work in the kernel and are not supported.
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Slow draw on some apps and dynamic clocks not working properly with ATI/AMD proprietary drivers

I've recently purchased a new computer (around July 2010) and I've been having some problems with proprietary video drivers on Linux. The hardware is: Video: ATI/AMD Radeon HD 5870 (XFX ...
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Unsigned 64-bit RAID drivers during Windows 7 setup?

I'm in the process of installing Windows 7 64-bit. I use a raid card, Promise tx4300. I have the latest 32-bit & 64-bit drivers for it. During setup, I need to load drivers so that setup can see ...
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What can I do if my battery stops charging halfway?

Two days ago i bought a new extended battery 8800mAh for my CompaQ Presario C700. At first it worked good and possibly is still, but what i have noticed is that my Windows 7 Sees it as normal 6 cell ...
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Bluray LightScribe drive slowly dying - any recommended fixes?

I'm getting sporadically functioning Bluray drive in my HP DV5T laptop. Anybody have any ideas that I could use to get it working again, short of replacing it? Here is the history I tried with it ...
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How to install Broadcom Wi-Fi on Arch Linux in command line mode?

How do I install Broadcom Wi-Fi on Arch Linux in command line mode on an Acer eMachines EM350? I assume that Broadcom STA should be the driver used and my USB key the way to install it with the help ...
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Audio broken on clean install of ThinkPad T60

I just reinstalled a clean version of XP SP3 on a ThinkPad T60. After downloading all of the missing drivers from the Lenovo site, everything seems to work except for the audio. I installed the audio ...
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Ubuntu and Belkin N150 f6d4050 Wireless USB adapter v2

I'm new to Ubuntu, and I'm trying to get my Belkin USB adapter to work. There are plenty of discussions out there already about this, but none really helped me out. Here's what I've done - ...
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Windows 7: Some time my mouse got “virtually” unplugged and plugged again in some seconds

So guys, sometime when i am browsing or doing other stuff it's like windows unplugs my usb-logitech-mouse. it than get riconnected again in few seconds. I tihnk this is happening after I had to ...
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How to update the hard disk device drivers for a ghosted hard drive image so it can run on different hardware: Ultra ATA > SATA

I've ghosted a Winxp machine from one laptop with Ultra ATA drive, and would like to set it up on another laptop as a multiboot option on another hard driver with a SATA drive. I can install the ...
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install bluetooth in samsung R430, windows 7

how can i install the bluetooth driver in this laptop in windows 7. The installation process tells me that i need to activate the bluetooth device to continue, but how can i activate if till that ...
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System restore with no mouse or keyboard

I accidentally installed some USB drivers to my Windows 7 system, they were the wrong ones and now my keyboard and mouse won't work. A system restore would get rid of them, but obviously I can't ...
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Which LAN driver should I use for Asus F5Z?

A friend of mine asked me to re-install his Asus F5Z notebook with Windows XP. I installed successfully all drivers from Asus driver download site. Everything is working fine but the Ethernet ...
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senao NUB-8301 driver

Does anyone know if out there is a driver for senao NUB-8301 on win7. I searched everywhere and couldn't find.
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Bypassing “Found New Hardware Wizard” / Setting Windows to Install Drivers Automatically

My motherboard finally died after the better part of a decade, so I bought a used system. I put my old hard-drive and sound-card in the new system, and connected my old keyboard and mouse (the rest of ...