Is Lenovo Driver Update Necessary in Windows OS based Lenovo PC/Laptop?
Lenovo Driver Update can fix bugs and enhance the performances on your Lenovo PC/laptop. You should always make sure drivers for all hardware devices in your Lenovo PC/laptop are up-to-date, and you can easily check the status of your System drivers in ‘Device Manager’ in Windows Operating System. ‘Device Manger’ in Windows device shows ‘Yellow Exclamation Mark’ on the specific hardware device in list of devices if such device is missing update or is outdated.
To check the status of Lenovo Driver or drivers for hardware device integrated/connected to Lenovo computer, open ‘Device Manager’, and expand each device category one-by-one and check if any device shows ‘Yellow Exclamation Mark’ on it. If yes, then Lenovo Driver Update is necessary for such hardware device.
If you are unaware, drivers are the software act as mediator between your hardware devices integrated/connected to your computer, and Operating System installed. For example, if you have NVIDIA graphics integrated into your Windows 10 64-bit OS based Lenovo PC/laptop, then Nvidia graphics card driver must be installed in your computer according to your graphics model and Operating System version.
If Lenovo Driver is not installed properly:
Without drivers, your hardware device would not be able to work comfortably in your computer, and if the driver for device is not installed properly, then you might face several issues related to such hardware device. For example, if USB keyboard connected to your Lenovo laptop and its driver is not installed, then you can’t access or use keyboard on your device.
If Lenovo Driver is already installed in your Lenovo laptop and you have done this recently but still you are facing that your some hardware device like Lenovo touchpad is not working, then one core reasons behind this type of problem is problematic drivers, and it is occurred possibly after Windows OS upgrade.
‘Windows update’ in your Windows OS device installs update for OS and System drivers as well automatically but some drivers may not updated due to driver compatibility issues. In such cases, you need to separately download or reinstall Lenovo Driver Update in your Lenovo PC/laptop. Let’s go for the solution.
How to download or reinstall Lenovo Driver update in Windows 10 using ‘Lenovo Support Center’?
Step 1: Open your browser and visit ‘Lenovo Support’ Official Page
Step 2: Under ‘Select a Product Family’, select ‘PC/Laptop’ option and select ‘Detect Product’ or ‘View PC Support’ option
Step 3: If you select ‘View PC Support’, it provides a ‘Browse Product’ option
Step 4: Click on ‘Browse Product’ and choose your Lenovo home product like Laptops
Step 5: Choose ‘Product Series’ like ‘100 series Laptops (ideapad)’ and ‘Product Subseries’ like ‘100-14IBD laptop (Ideapad)’ from dropdown. This will open Product Home Page for your selected Lenovo Product.
Step 6: In the opened page, click on ‘Drivers & Software’ tab in left pane, and click on ‘Manual Update’ tab
Step 7: Here, you can enter your driver name or keyword in ‘Search box’ or select it from drop down including Additional OS, components, severity of update and release time to filter to sort your search results.
Step 8: Or you can select the component from ‘What Components are you looking for?’ section if you know actually which driver is need to be update. For example, if want to reinstall Lenovo Driver Update for audio device, then click on ‘Audio’ option, expand the available latest audio driver and click on ‘Download’ button to start downloading.
Step 9: After that, double-click on ‘setup file’ or ‘Downloaded file’ and follow on-screen instructions to finish installation.
Step 10: Once done, restart your computer to see the changes.
How to download or reinstall Lenovo Driver Update in Windows 10 using ‘Lenovo System Update’? [Automatic Tool]
Lenovo System Update is Utility software runs with Windows and automatically starts up when your computer boots/reboot. This software is capable for checking for updates and automatically downloads and installs them if found based on user’s settings. So, you can use this quick tool provided Lenovo Official to download or reinstall Lenovo Driver Update.
Step 1: At first, you need to download and install ‘Lenovo System Update Utility Software’ in your Lenovo PC/laptop
Step 2: Upon successfully installation of this quick tool, you should be notified when Lenovo driver is required to update and then this tool automatically update for drivers and software of Lenovo device.
I am sure this post helped you on how to download or reinstall Lenovo Driver Update in Windows 10 with easy methods. You can get the latest Lenovo Drivers from Lenovo Support Official site manually, and using ‘Lenovo System Update Utility’ software – the automatic update tool, with our instructions mentioned above. That’s all. If this post really helped you, then you can share this post with others to help them.