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Please tell me what driver's I will need

Hello all,
Just purchased all my components for my first gaming PC build ever. I am really excited for the parts to arrive in the next couple days! However I'm a noob and need to know what drivers to get for my PC. I bought,

i5 4670
8gb ddr3 1600
R9 290
Asus h87-i itx
Windows 8.1 64bit

I think the graphics card comes with a dvd for drivers. What else will I need to donwload for my PC to run best. Drivers for cpu? Drivers for motherboard? Does any of that even exist? Please let me know what is my next step I appreciate all the helpful advice!
Thanks in advance
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  1. google the make and model of the motherboard to get driver for it.
    go to amd.com to download the latest graphic driver
  2. rgd1101 said:
    google the make and model of the motherboard to get driver for it.
    go to amd.com to download the latest graphic driver


    Cool so once I get windows installed all I have to do is put in all the disc that come with my components to get them installed, then get the latest drivers for my AMD graphics card,
    http://support.amd.com/en-us/download/auto-detect-tool
    Then update the bios on my motherboard,
    https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/H87IPLUS/#support
    And I am done?
  3. Best answer
    check the drivers for the motherboard too. The one on the cd/dvd might be older then on the website.
    The only thing that you can wait are the one under utilities, you might need to read the doc to see if you want it.

    I wouldn't update the bios unless I have to, but since it is new, if it break, you can RMA it.
  4. THANK YOU
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