Updating directx drivers

24-May-2016 22:28 by 7 Comments

Updating directx drivers

before installing updated drivers to avoid driver conflicts.

While your video hardware may meet the system requirements of the game you are playing, using outdated drivers may prevent the game from displaying correctly.If you purchased a separate video card or cannot obtain the appropriate drivers through the computer manufacturer you may be able to obtain updated drivers from the manufacturer of your video card.Please consult your video card manufacturer or computer assembler if you have any questions regarding the installation of updated drivers.Nvidia offers notebook drivers for most of their video hardware.Please check their website for the latest driver for your system.If a driver is not available or is not compatible with your system (as with some Sony notebooks), you may be able to install a modified third party driver using

Some technical experience is necessary for installing the drivers found on this site.

To download the appropriate drivers, you will need to locate your video hardware's device ID, which will be similar to the following: This information can be found in the display section of the Msinfo32 application. ATI does not directly offer drivers for notebook hardware.

Please check your Notebook manufacturer's website for updated drivers.

If current drivers are not available, you may be able to download modified third party drivers from

A step-by-step installation guide can be found be scrolling down on that page.

If your machine was assembled as a complete system and you have not upgraded or modified the video card, it is recommended that you visit the system assembler's website.