Depending on the device it can take 10 or 15 minutes

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Depending on the device, it can take 10 or 15 minutes. But eventually, if a device driver is available there, it will be detected and downloaded. If that's not the case, then you will end up with an unknown device in Device Manager and you'll have to manually install a device driver for it from there. So if this happens, you would come over here to your Windows icon, right-click, and then go to Device Manager. You could go to Computer Management and then go to Device Manager if you wanted to, or, if you're using Windows 10, you can jump straight to Device Manager, and then we can locate the appropriate device that's having problems. Update Device Drivers Manually 8:32-10:55 For example, let's suppose that I was having problems with my display adapter. To manage the drivers for this device, I can right-click on it and then click on Properties and then go to the Driver tab.Here I have several different options. For example, I could use the Update option to find a newer device driver or to manually load a device driver. Or I can come down here to uninstall to completelyremove the device driver, in which I case I can try loading it again manually. Let's click on the Update Driver option. I have two different options for looking for a better device driver. One is to search automatically for updated device drivers, in which case Windows will first query its local drivers store first, and if it can't find a better driver there, it will then access the Windows update site and look for a better driver there, in the online driver store. The other option is to manually selectthe appropriate driver. Let's try the first option first, Search Automatically for Updated Driver software. Notice that it first looked locally, now it's looking online for a better device driver. Now notice when I did this, it tells me that the best driver for my device is already installed, meaning that there was not a newer driver stored locally in the local drivers' store, nor was there a better driver available in Microsoft's online driver store. So if I went out to Microsoft's website and located a better driver for this video board and downloaded it, I could click this option to manually download the appropriate driver. For example, this is a Dell computer I am working on. I could go to Dell's website and I could download the latest video driver from there and after doing so, I can use the Browse button here to browse to and select that newer driver. And it happens to be located in this folder right here. And then I could go ahead and click Next and it would pull that driver from the hard drive and load it on the system. Now I'm not actually going to do this, because I happen to know that this is the very latest driver for my video board and the one that I've downloaded isn't any newer, so it won't accomplish anything. You do have another option down here, and that is you can pick from a list of device drivers on the computer. If you know the make and model of the device, you can browse to and select the appropriate driver for that particular device. And again, the best device for
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