Update Windows XP drivers
Trying to get my printer working with Windows XP was a nightmare - until Driver Robot downloaded the drivers for me. It was so easy! Thanks Driver Robot!
Michelle Stephenson, FL
Just because Windows XP is 7 years old doesn't mean that it's easy to find the right XP-compatible driver for your hardware. Even if you do have a functional driver for your hardware, it could still be out of date, which negatively affects the performance of your hardware. Get Driver Robot today to automatically update your Windows XP drivers to the latest official version.
Driver Robot automatically updates:
- Sound card drivers
- Printer drivers
- Video card drivers
- Motherboard drivers
- Webcam drivers
- Wireless drivers
- Bluetooth drivers
- FireWire drivers
- Ethernet drivers
- Windows XP drivers
- Windows Vista drivers
- USB drivers
- Chipset drivers
- AC97 drivers
- DVD drivers
- Router drivers
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Three ways that Driver Robot helps you update your Windows XP drivers:
No need to search on the manufacturer's website
If you've tried getting the right Windows XP driver yourself, you're no doubt aware of how some manufacturer's bury their driver downloads deep within their website. You may be required to provide inconvenient information, like your product's serial number or part number. Driver Robot takes care of all of this for you.
Automatic version tracking of XP drivers
With Driver Robot, you never have to worry about being left out when the manufacturer of your device releases an updated driver for Windows XP. Driver Robot automatically downloads the latest official Windows XP driver for your hardware, ensuring that you never miss out on new features or improved stability from a driver update.
No worries about Windows XP compatibility.
We guarantee that Driver Robot will only ever download drivers that are compatible with your Windows XP computer. You never have to worry about installing the "wrong" driver (which can have disastrous consequences!). Driver Robot's careful scan of your system's hardware means it knows exactly which parts you have.
Step-by-step: How Driver Robot updates your Windows XP drivers
Fast system scan
Driver Robot's first action once it's installed on your system is to identify the hardware components that make up your computer. It compares each component's data against a hardware database with over one million entries!
Because of this, we weren't surprised when Driver Robot correctly identified all of our components correctly.
Windows XP driver report
Driver Robot uses the information from its system scan to check to make sure each of your hardware components has the correct Windows XP driver. If it doesn't, Driver Robot offers to download the official driver for you.
On our Windows XP test system, Driver Robot found 4 out-of-date drivers - one of which corresponded to a particularly troublesome sound card.
Automatic driver download & installation
This is by far the most impressive part of Driver Robot's performance - the automatic downloading and installation of the drivers we needed to fix our XP system's hardware. Driver Robot always downloads the latest official drivers.
After Driver Robot was finished, we checked each component of our system, and sure enough, it all functioned perfectly!
Driver Robot is the top utility for updating and maintaining your Windows XP drivers.
Our testing proves it: Driver Robot will scan your XP-based system for out-of-date or missing drivers and download the latest official release, directly from the manufacturer. This software completely removes the need for you to find each individual driver, since it has a driver database of over one million parts. Try it today and you'll never have to worry about drivers again.
Driver Pro promise: Driver Robot is clean software
At Driver Pro, we personally test and use each piece of software that we recommend. Our thorough inspection shows that Driver Robot is 100% free of spyware, viruses, and other malware, and is safe for use on your computer.
How to use the driver update tool on your PC
To update your computer's drivers, you need to download and install the driver update tool on to your PC. When you are finished updating your drivers, you may wish to uninstall the driver utility. Here are some simple, step-by-step instructions for doing so.
Installing the driver utility to update your drivers
To begin the installation process, download the setup file from any of the download buttons on this page (5.1MB, executable file). The download will take approximately 30 seconds on most connections.
Once the setup file is on your system, locate it and double-click on it to begin the installation process. The installer will show you a splash screen welcoming you to the product. Press the Next button to continue past this.
Now, review the End User License Agreement (EULA) and make sure you agree with it. Press Next again to continue. The application will now install on to your computer, and configure itself for maximum compatibility with your system.
When the application is finished installing, it will run automatically and prompt you to begin a driver scan to find new drivers for your system.
Uninstalling the driver tool when you're finished updating your drivers
Uninstalling the driver update tool couldn't be easier. Open your Start menu and press the All Programs button. In this list, find the driver software's folder. Inside this folder, you will find an icon labeled Uninstall. Click on this to begin uninstalling the software.
You may be asked whether you're sure you want to remove the program from your computer. Press Yes, and it will uninstall cleanly from your system. No traces or remnants will be left.
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