When should you update your laptop

Windows Update drivers in Windows 10


In itself, Windows 10 automatically updates the drivers for your computer components. However, problems with the driver updates can occur shortly after updates or due to errors in Windows. In such a case, you will need to manually download and install the updates. There is also hardware, for example some graphics cards, that use their own program for driver updates.

What is a driver? - We'll explain that to you here.

Update drivers in Windows 10

Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the quick start guide.

Note: If the instructions do not work, you should also use the Hardware manufacturer's website check, for example the Logitech download page or the Nvidia download page. The latest drivers can often be downloaded there. In rare cases these drivers are so new that they have not yet been recognized by Windows' automatic driver search and therefore have to be installed manually.

quick start Guide

  1. Open the Start menu by pressing [Windows] key. Then type "Device manager". Click the result to open the Device Manager in the Control Panel.
  2. Look for the hardwarewhose drivers you want to update. The individual hardware parts are sorted into categories that you can open with one click.
  3. Then click the right click on the hardware and choose "properties" out.
  4. In the tab "driver"can you on"Update driver"Click. An automatic driver update is then checked and carried out. If the field highlighted in gray, your drivers are up to date.