What Is A Driver And Why Do I Need To Install It?

What Is A Driver And Why Do I Need To Install It?

Last Update Date : Apr 20. 2018

 What Is A Driver And Why Do I Need To Install It?

A driver is software that works with a computer's operating system to control a particular piece of hardware, like a printer or scanner.

When you add a device to your computer, whether it is external like a printer or internal like a video card, the driver provides the operating system with important information about the device.  This information allows the OS to control the device.

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