How To UPDATE NVIDIA Graphic Drivers

How to update NVIDIA Graphic card driver

Knowing the way to check and install your graphics card driver updates, whether you’re using AMD or NVIDIA, is one of the necessary things that every gamer should know. Having your GPU card running updated drivers prevents all kinds of issues. updating is a very straightforward method however not everybody knows a way to do it.

First, You should know about installed Graphic card on your PC

There is also a very easy way to do it, but if you don’t know then you can learn it by blog DETECT GRAPHICS CARD ON WIN-10.
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Now, let’s Update the installed GPU

If you are using AMD GPU we have a complete guide on HOW TO UPDATE AMD GPU DRIVERS.  

If you are using Nvidia`s GPU then let’s update it by following steps.

1. Identified and Update NVIDIA drivers using NVIDIA Driver Downloads

By this method, one can manually search compatible Graphics drivers. But Make sure that you know the exact details of your graphics card before you proceed using the Dxdiag Diagnostic Tool. 

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Follow the steps below to begin searching for your GPU drivers.

  1. Go to the official NVIDIA website.
  2. Under the NVIDIA Driver Downloads section, select the appropriate GPU card details.
  3. Once you’ve selected the correct information, click on the SEARCH button.
  4. Once the search is complete you will see the driver updates you need. From here just click DOWNLOAD.
  5. When the installation is complete, make sure the game client is closed out completely and restart your computer.
  6. Your drivers are now officially updated.

2.Identified and automatically Updating NVIDIA drivers using an automatic search feature (NVIDIA Driver Downloads)

you can use the NVIDIA website’s automatic search feature for the job. Here’s how:

  1. Go to the official NVIDIA website.
  2. Go to Option 2: Automatically find drivers for my NVIDIA products under the NVIDIA Driver Downloads section.
  3. Click on the grey Graphics Drivers button.
  4. Wait for your computer to scan its system and download the drivers.

Sometimes, this option may fail to identify the GPU card so it may not be able to download the correct drivers. If you are unable to use this feature, we suggest that you either use the first option to manually search or the third option by installing the NVIDIA GeForce Experience application.

3.Identified and Update NVIDIA drivers using NVIDIA GeForce Experience

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Another way to keep your GPU card up updated is by installing the official NVIDIA application. this can ensure that you won’t miss any available updates for your graphics card as this program will frequently check with NVIDIA for any recent driver versions. All you’ve got to do is to click on the notification to update.

Perform the following steps to install Nvidia GeForce Experience

  1. Install the NVIDIA GeForce Experience.
  2. Open the NVIDIA GeForce Experience application. 
  3. At the top of the GeForce, Experience window find and select Drivers.
  4. If there’s an available update you haven’t installed yet, you should see it right now.
  5. Select the green DOWNLOAD button to begin updating your drivers.
  6. Wait for the download to finish.
  7. Once this process is complete, you will have an option for Express or Custom.  Select Express to continue.
  8. Wait for the installation to be finished.
  9. When the installation is complete, make sure the game client is closed out completely and restart your computer.
  10. Your drivers are now officially updated.