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 Post subject: Driver Update Program
PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2014 1:37 pm 
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Anyone know of a good "Driver Update Program". I bought Driver Genius 8 months ago 12.0 Now they have version 14 and want $199. I see something fishy here.

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 Post subject: Re: Driver Update Program
PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:13 pm 
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The only driver you should routinely update is the GPU driver, and that's if you care about gaming. Otherwise there's really no need to update drivers. Well, unless it's to fix a security/stability issue, but almost all the time of the time nothing really updates except the GPU.


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 Post subject: Re: Driver Update Program
PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:44 pm 
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amerifax wrote:
....I bought Driver Genius...Now they ... want $199. ...

Who's the genius, Bob?
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http://www.iobit.com/driver-booster.php


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 Post subject: Re: Driver Update Program
PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2014 4:15 pm 
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I've used SlimDrivers. When I've had drivers be very out of date the new ones sometimes have new features, usually accompanied by new processes running, yay. Anyways, not really the right forum for this topic. Help Desk would be better.


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