In our previous blog we have been discussed about PCI Simple Communications Controller Driver and here in this blog we will discuss about Network Controller Driver. So without any further delay let’s gets started.
What is Network Controller Driver?
Network Controller Driver controls the interface between computer and a given network. It is common with the protocol being used by the computer network, creating a unique identification for the computer that can be used in the computer. As the information is exchanged between the system and the network, the network driver converts it into functional formats. This driver also provides feedback to the user about the status of the network so that the user knows all the times when they are connected at what speed and if there are any issues with the network.
So from the above explanation you might have understood the importance of network controller driver. Without network controller driver, the networking devices cannot work properly and may have issues accessing the network or executing commands from the user. And you need to keep in mind that outdated/missing/corrupted network drivers are primary reason that leads to network mismanagement, so keep updating the network controller driver on regular time intervals.
Benefits of Updated Network Controller Driver
Several Network issues are caused by missing/outdated network controller driver. If you constantly face network issues, slow running laptop, Windows, crashing or hanging then you need to understand that it’s time to update the drivers. There are numerous benefits of using updated drivers like it fixes bugs so your machine will have fewer crashes, make sure your hardware runs at peak performance and unlocks new features & configuration options in our device and many more.
How to Install and Update Network Controller Driver
We have enlisted two methods through which you can easily download & install/ update your drivers to the latest version.
Method 1: Update Network Controller Driver with Device Manager
In this method we will guide you on how to update Network Drivers by using device manager. Follow the below mention guidelines to proceed:
Step 1: On your keyboard press Win + X keys together and select “Device Manager”
Step 2: Under “Device Manager” locate & expand “Network Adapters” category
Step 3: Then Right-click on your Network Adapter, & select “Update Driver” or “Update Driver” software
Step 4: Select “Search Automatically for updated driver software” & follow the on-screen instructions to finish update process.
Step 5: Finally Restart your PC to confirm the changes.
Method 2: Update Network Controller Driver Automatically
We strongly recommend you an automatic driver tool to update your system. This is one of the most reliable tools which have a potential to fulfil all the driver related requirements of your system. And one of the best part of using this tool is even a newbie can use this tool easily as it does not needs any technical skills.
That’s all. We assume that you liked the blog and it was helpful for you.