How to find out the video card driver?
January 23, 2013
Any user working in the Windows system can not only get information about the used hardware on the computer, but also find out which version of the driver is on his PC. Let's now figure out how to find out the video card driver.
- Click on the “Start” button, select “Control Panel” in the menu that opens, then go to the “Performance and Maintenance” category. You will see the "System" icon, clicking on which you will learn information about the driver.
- There is an alternative way to find out which video card driver is installed on your computer. To do this, right-click on the “My Computer” icon, then select the “Properties” item in the appeared menu. In the next dialog box, click on the “Hardware” tab, then click on the “Device Manager” label. Now find the section "Video adapters", expand it, here you will find your video card. Right-click on the desired video card and select “Driver”.
- The fastest way to find out the version of a video card driver is as follows. You need to download and install third-party software that can receive information about the devices on your computer. Download the Everest program from the Internet, it will allow you not only to know the characteristics of all the hardware installed in your PC, but also the version of its drivers. Install the program and go into it. Now go to the “Hardware” section located in the left panel and select “Video adapter” there. In the right pane, the properties of the selected video card will open, in which will also be the version of its driver.