Updating device drivers in Windows 8

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Windows 8, undoubtedly, is among one of the best Operating systems produced by Microsoft.  Advanced features like the touchscreen user interface and a radical operating system platform is a very healthy addition to the reliable technology of Microsoft.  Like its predecessor, Windows 8 is highly compatible with mobile devices and primarily aims at the consumer market instead of enterprises.

To maintain longevity, you need to make sure that device drivers are updated continuously.  One general complaint that most users have is that after few years system tend to operate slower or certain hardware units like audio/video devices lose out to their expected output.

Microsoft has always prompted users to regularly update latest drivers for hardware devices integrated into their PC.

Process of updating device drivers

You can update device drivers in Windows 8 by following a simple procedure, as below:

  1. Go to the Windows 8 Start menu and search for “Device Drivers”.  Select “Settings” by the gear shaped icon from the search result.
  2. Select “Update device drivers”.  This will open up the device manager, which lists all devices like audio, video, wireless etc. available on your system.
  3. Look in the list for the device you want to update.  Right click on the device you need an update for and select “Update Driver Software”.
  4. The system then asks users to select if they want to update driver software automatically or from the system.  Select “Search automatically for updated driver software”.

By following the above steps, you will be able to Update Device Drivers in your computer. If you still experience issues, contact online Driver Update services like Jupiter Support, who will guide you through these steps at a low cost of only $29.

 

 

 

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