downloading video card drivers

  harris99 14:34 12 Jul 2003

I have a 64MB GEForce Card on a 12 month old system. An add-on to MS Train Simulator advises me to download the latest drivers for best results. I have found where to do this on NVidia website but I am happy with things as they are. Is it a good idea to download drivers and are there any snags to watch out for? I am afraid of upsetting things!

  jazzypop 14:45 12 Jul 2003

If everything is running OK, ignore the advice to update your graphics card drivers.

These messages tend to be standard disclaimers by software manufacturers.

If the add-on slows your graphic display, or there are corrupted / imperfect graphics, then by all means download and install the lateset drivers. If you are running ME / 2000 / XP, you can alwys 'roll back' to the previous drivers if you do end up with a problem.

  hugh-265156 15:17 12 Jul 2003

i would get the latest ones as most games will run better with updated drivers.

if it doesnt just reinstall the old drivers again as above.

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