Open the start menu and then click the right mouse button on the icon "Computer". In the popup menu select "Properties". You will see a window "System".
On the left, on the taskbar, click "device Manager". Before you open the console with the list of everything installed on the computer equipment.
Expand "display Adapters" by clicking on "+" icon beside it.
Right-click the mouse on the graphics card, which driver you want to update. In the popup menu, select "Update driver software...".
On the screen appear a window asking to make automatic search for updated drivers online and on the computer. Click on it.
The operating system will search. If a new driver is found, the computer will notify you about this and give the question: "to Install the update?". Click Yes, wait for the installation process.
After updating the video driver , restart your computer so the changes take effect.
Advice 2: How to update the video driver
When purchasing computer or video card you get in the package a CD with drivers, but eventually they become obsolete, so they should be updated. Update your video card drivers have a positive impact not only on the applications that use the graphics card, but the system as a whole. Timely updating the video driver will allow you to run without problem the latest trends of the gaming industry. Fresh video driver include innovations and patches for the flaws of past configurations of the driver.
You will need
- System option driver updates.
If you do not have software that provides a fix on the computer the latest drivers, it is possible to use an alternative method. This method is a bit more complicated updates using a program where one click will update all devices. The following method is a system.
Click "start" – right-click on the icon "My computer" (My Computer) - select Properties from the popup context menu.
A window will open "system Properties" (System Properties) – click on the tab "Equipment" (Hardware) – click on the "device Manager" (Device Manager).
In the opened window you will see a list of installed devices, click the "+"next to "display Adapters" (Display Adapters).
Just right click on your video card, click "Update driver (Update Driver), this will start the "found new hardware Wizard" (Hardware Update Wizard).
In the new window, click "install from a list or specific location" (Install from a list or specific location) click "Next".
Click to search for the best driver in these locations" (Search for the best driver in these locations).
Uncheck the box next to "Search removable media" (Search removable media).
Check the box next to "Include this location in the search" (Include this location in the search).
Specify the path where there will be new drivers – click "OK".
Click "Next" - then click "Yes".