download drivers

  podlod 07:45 24 May 2008
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Hi, can you help with 2 small prob, first being, can you please link me to the correct site to downloads new drives for my graphics card> Nvidia GeForce 7800 GT, as I seem to be having a prob in doing this?
and please explain to me how and if I have already downloaded these new drives, as the last time I downloaded the drives were approx 6 months ago, so do I delete the old drives when the new ones are downloaded, and how to find out if they are double of the ones I have already downloaded, hope this makes sense to you as I am not very good at explaining??

  skidzy 07:56 24 May 2008
  crosstrainer 08:15 24 May 2008

The link you need is:


click here

Download and save the pacakage to your desktop.

Close your browser.

Double click the package file you downloaded

The drivers will install (overwrting previous versions)

Re-boot as requested.

  crosstrainer 08:16 24 May 2008

I must type faster :)

  skidzy 08:17 24 May 2008

Hot fingers this morning my friend Lol :-)

  crosstrainer 08:18 24 May 2008

:)

  podlod 10:44 24 May 2008

Hi to you both, thanks for showing me the way with your links, but do I have to delete the existing if they are the same or if they are old drives not needed?

  crosstrainer 10:46 24 May 2008

If they are the same, no need to update...If new, just run the downloaded package, It will update the files required....If prompted to replace existing files, click "Yes to all"

  Ditch999 11:53 24 May 2008

You can tell what driver you have by going in to Device Manager > Display Adapter > double click it > Driver and check the Driver Version. Dont be confused by it, My driver is 163.75 but shows in Device Manager as 6.14.11.6375 ie it uses the last 5 digits.

  Technotiger 12:54 24 May 2008

I have just updated my Nvidia 6600 drivers from click here

Mind you, I have not noticed any significant difference, but at least I know I now have the latest drivers for my card.

  podlod 13:33 24 May 2008

Sorry but I have forgotten how to get into device manager? cells are going!!!!

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