How to Update Video Card Driver on Windows 10 [Easy Guide]

“Device Driver” is important Software allows your Operating System to communicate with specific hardware. For example, “Sound/Audio Card Driver” is required to communicate with your Sound card with Operating System (OS) you have installed like Windows 10. Similarly, “Video Card Driver” is essential software required to install on your Windows PCs/devices for your video/graphics card integrated in your device.

Suppose, if you have computer with Windows 10 Operating System installed and Integrated NVIDIA Graphics Card, then you need to install suitable & latest NVIDIA Graphics Card Drivers in your device. Graphics/video card drivers with latest update helps to improve graphics and gaming performance.

Depending on your PC/laptop architecture and graphics card model, you will need to download latest Video Card Driver from your Video/Graphics Card/Display manufacturer’s website and install in your Windows device. This method helps you to get latest drivers for your graphics card directly from manufacturer websites. On other hand, you can also get the graphics card driver update using “Device Manager”.

However, Video Card Driver update to latest version can fix several known issues related this graphics card, and add several new features and performance enhancements to your PC/laptop. So, if you detect any problem in your computer due to some problem with your integrated graphics cards, then one possible solution to fix this issue is to update and/or reinstall Video/Graphics Card Driver in your computer.

How to Download and Install Video Card Driver on Windows 10?

You can directly download the latest Video/Graphics Card Driver from manufacturer’s website and install in your computer.

Step 1: At first, you need to visit your graphics card manufacturer’s official website and search for latest driver according to your Operating System architecture and graphics card model.

Step 2: Download the latest Graphics driver and save the “Setup file” in your storage

Step 3: Now, double-click on “Setup file” or “Downloaded file” and follow on-screen instructions to install the driver on machine

Step 4: Once done, restart your computer to seen the changes

How to update Video Card Driver on Windows 10 PC/laptop? [Manually]

Step 1: Press “Windows + R” keys together from keyboard to open “Run Dialog Box”

Step 2: In the opened “Run Dialog Box”, type “devmgmt.msc” and hit “OK” button to open “Device Manager”

Step 3: In the opened “Device Manager” window, locate and expand “Display Adapters” category

Step 4: Right-click on your graphics card driver and select “Update Driver”

Step 5: Follow on-screen instructions to finish the driver update process.

How to update Video Card Driver on Windows 10 using “Windows Update”?

You can check for update device drivers using “Windows update”. To update Graphics card using “Windows update”, follow the steps below.

Step 1: Press “Windows + I” keys together from keyboard to open “Settings” App

Step 2: In the opened “Settings” App, click on “Update & Security > Windows Update”

Step 3: Click on “Check for updates” button under “Windows Update” section

Step 4: Click on “View Optional Updates”

Step 5: Click on “Driver Updates” tab and select the driver you want to update.

Step 6: Now, click on “Download and Install” button. This will download and install latest graphics driver automatically on your device

Step 7: Once done, restart your PC/laptop to save the changes.


I hope this article helped you to know about Video/graphics Card Driver and how to download/install, update and/or reinstall graphics card driver on Windows 10. You can read & follow our instructions to do so. If this article helped you, then you can share this article with others to help them. That’s all. For any suggestions or queries, please write on comment box below.

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