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Updating your Graphics Drivers

How to update my Graphics drivers:

1. You first need to know what graphics card you have. Please open your DxDiag.txt and look for the "Display Devices" section.

2. You will generally either find Nvidia, AMD or Intel.

3. If your Graphics card is Nvidia, please go on the following website:http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx

a) The easiest way is to select the "Option 2: Automatically find drivers for my NVIDIA products." by clicking on the button "Graphics Drivers" in grey on the right hand side.

b) Or if you feel more comfortable you can use the "Option 1: Manually find drivers for my NVIDIA products."

c)You can find all the needed information in your DxDiag.txt in the following sections:

- "Display Devices"

- "System information"

d) if you have any issues post in the graphics part of the Support forums your issue and the a copy paste of the above two sections of your DxDiag.

4. If your Graphics card is AMD, please go on the following website:http://support.amd.com/en-us/download

a) The easiest way is to select in the "Automatically Detect and Install" part on the right hand side of your screen the "Download Now" link.

b) For more experiences users you might prefer use the following information:

c) Desktop AMD users you can also choose to gohttp://support.amd.com/en-us/downloa...s%207%20-%2064Please read f) to find your laptop configuration.

d) You have to look for your graphics card name as it may have specific drivers you will need to install and might not be the first download link.

e) to identify what is your graphics card, please read the top part of the following section of your DxDiag:

- "Display Devices"

f) Some cards may not be covered in this part of their AMDs website, in this case please use this URL instead:http://support.amd.com/en-us/download

5. If your Graphics card is Intel, please go on the following website: https://downloadcenter.intel.com/default.aspx

a) The easiest way is to select in the "Intel® Driver Update Utility" part situated on the left hand side of the screen the "continue" button/link. b) Regarding the "1. Select a product family", choose Graphics

a) You can find all the needed information in your DxDiag.txt in the following sections:

b) For more experiences users you might prefer use the following information:

- "Display Devices"

c) if you have any issues post in the graphics part of the Support forums your issue and the a copy paste of the above two sections of your Dxdiag.

6. Then download using the link provided by the official website of your graphics card. If you choose to use the beta drivers please do so at your own risk. Beta drivers are often provided by graphics card manufacturers “AS IS”, and have the possibility to cause issues with software and games on rare occasions. Should you have any issue with updating your graphics drivers or questions regarding them, please contact your graphics card manufacturer.

If you are having issues with your graphics card please visit this FAQ first.

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