How to Install Latest Drivers in Windows 10

Updating drivers in Windows 10 makes your PC faster and more stable. An update in driver improves the performance and overall speed of your PC. A computer has many different types of hardware, which help the computer to work more fluently. To understand the relationship between drivers and your computer, think of a real driver. A real-world driver drives and runs a vehicle, without a driver, a car cannot run or move. Same as a real-world driver, the computer also requires some drivers to run its different components such as Display, graphics cards, USB devices, etc. When your computer lacks the drivers that it needs to run smoothly, then it might start working slow or unresponsively.

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So, it is essential to update drivers regularly on your computer because, without them, your computer won’t perform well or sometimes freeze. Today we will be going to teach you how you can upgrade or update your drivers in Windows 10? So let’s get started.

Creating a System Restore Point

A System Restore point is designed to revert your computer software to a previous time. It is a kind of quick backup of your PC. If you make any mistake while updating drivers, you will have the option the undo your changes. It is essential to make a system restore point to before updating any drivers because updating drivers can sometimes cause software issues. So let’s learn how to create a system restore point:

  1. Press “Start” key on your keyboard.
  2. Now search for ‘create a restore point.’
  3. select the option ‘create a restore point’ from results.
  4. Select the C-drive then choose ‘create.’
  5. Label it to recognize it next time when you want to restore.
  6. Now click on create and wait for few minutes.

How to Update Drivers in Windows 10?- step by step tutorial

Updating Windows 10 Drivers via Settings

  1. Open ‘Settings’ in your pc.
  2. Go to ‘Update and security.’
  3. Click on ‘Windows update.’
  4. Choose ‘Check for updates’ option from the list.
  5. After that process, choose the drivers which you want to update from the list.
  6. Click update.

Using Device Manager to Update Windows 10 Drivers

You can also update your primary drivers with the help of the device manager. Device Manager is a program which shows you a list of all devices and electronic components that are connected to your PC. It allows you to uninstall and to update your drivers. To update drivers with the Device Manager:

  1. Go to Start menu and search ‘Device Manager’ then hit enter.
  2. There you can see different types of computer devices.
  3. If you want to update the drivers of your monitor: click on ‘monitors.’
  4. Now right click on the option that seems like Generic PnP Monitor and click Properties. (the devices that appear under various sections like Display, Monitor can vary by the device to device)
  5. Click on drivers located at the top menu.
  6. Hit the option ‘update drivers.’ (if the option ‘update drivers’ appears faded, it means that drivers of that particular device are already up to date)

 

Devin Smith is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technology industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Devin has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.

 

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