Many system problems often occur due to faulty or outdated drivers. Driver conflicts can lead to anything from a minor hiccup to entire system crashes. Many a times it becomes quite difficult to identify your drivers from Device Manager in Windows. this is so because all the specified information may not be available. Moreover, the option to update and search for newer drives from Device Manager is also quite limited. Driver Identifier is an application that makes it easy for users to identify and update drivers for their system.
After installing this freeware, simply click on the Scan Drivers button. Driver Identifier will then identify your drivers and redirect you to the Driver Identifier website to show you specific details regarding your drivers.
From here you can see which drivers have an available update and can update your drivers by clicking on the Update button. Updating your drivers can allow you to resolve many conflicts that occur due to old or generic drivers.
It is worth mentioning here that updating drivers every time might not necessarily be a good idea. Sometimes new drivers can end up causing problems due to lack of compatibility with an old operating system or another hardware device. This application Works on
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista
- Windows 7