We know that all hardware are need drivers to make the Windows computer run. Although many drivers are included in the system, but many drivers are also need to be manually installed and updated.
Why need to update drivers?
A reason is that current drivers are not supported by the upgrade system or conflict with it. If you upgrade your system from Windows 7 to Windows 8, there are some drivers are not supported by new system. Because when you install the drivers for the windows 7, some drivers are only compatible with Windows XP, Vista and 7.
Another is that some drivers maybe lost or dated. The lost drivers will cause pc hardware function disable, such as lost audio driver will cause your computer has no sound. And the dated drivers will affect computer’s performance. Especial for the game computer such as Alienware, etc.
How to find and Update Drivers (4 Steps)
Way 1: Find and download from the official site.
This way is a directly way but not very effective way. First, it will take more time, such as 10 drivers need to update. And not all of the drivers you can find on the official drivers site, such as some hardware are OEM product, and you cannot find its driver on the OEM official site. And some people maybe do not know the right name for the hardware.
Way 2: Find software to update all drivers (Save Time and One-Step Way)
Tools is very helpful for PC. It can save time for users and helps to solve some different problems. Driver Updater software also have these two functions. Driver Navigator is a professional and friendly experience driver scanner, finder, and downloader software. And you can also choose another drivers download software. Download and try to experience them to find the suitable one for you.
Here use the Dell Vostro 470 as demonstrate.
Preparation: Download the recommend software from the official site or some download site such as cnet, softpedia, etc.
Step 1: Install and run it on your Dell Vostro 470 desktop, and you will see the simple and friendly interface.
Step 2: Click “Scan” button to start scan your driver information.
It will shows you how many drivers are normal, how many drivers dated, how many drivers lost, etc.
Step 3: Click “Get Drivers” to enter Download interface.
Step 4: Click “Download All” button to start download drivers.
You need to choose the drivers you want to update, and then click “Download” for a driver or “Download All” for all drivers.
Click “Install” button to update your drivers.
By following the above two ways and the steps involved in them respectively, you can install and update your computers with suitable drivers or the ones recommended. Automatic updates can also be done as there is also an option that automatically updates drivers in your computer system. This allows the computer system to function properly without any hindrance.
Also, the device runs and functions properly without being hanged or processed slowly. Therefore, the users can update their drivers as and when required by using any of the two ways mentioned here.