Closed What does a graphics driver do? Tags: Drivers Graphics Nvidia Windows Vista Last response: June 13, 2010 8:32 AM in Windows Vista Share Anonymous a b \ Driver March 5, 2010 7:53:21 PM Well I was thinking of installing one of Nvidia's graphic drivers, but I can't understand what it is or why I would need one More about : graphics driver Gandalf a b \ Driver March 6, 2010 3:28:11 AM What is the make/model of your video card? Score 0 Best solution arges86 a b \ Driver March 7, 2010 2:44:48 AM installing the latest driver updates several things, including the display drivers, and the physx drivers the drivers are what tell the operating system what the hardware is, and what it can do. W/O drivers, Windows wouldn't know that a piece of hardware is. if your into PC gaming, updating the drivers is important. With each driver update, comes tweaks for recent video games that enhances their performance w/ your hardware Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat does having 2 graphics cards do? Forum Solvedwhat integrated graphics does the a10 5700 have Forum SolvedWhat does total available graphics memory mean ? Forum SolvedDoes the processor affect what graphics card you should get? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what motherboard you have if you want to buy a graphics card? Forum SolvedWhat does it mean if a graphics card is factory overclocked? Forum SolvedDoes it matter what company makes the graphics card? Forum SolvedDoes anyone know what graphics card slot this is? Forum my computer is 32 bit but i had installed graphics driver of 64 bit, does that cause blue screen of death??? Forum SolvedWhat graphics card does the K55A-HI512 use? Forum SolvedDoes anyone know what this graphics card is? Forum Solvedwhat does graphics card mean when it is superclock Forum Solvedwindows 7 notebook graphic card driver update failed -> notebook does not boot since then Forum what does render graphics mean in dxdiag Forum Solvedwhat graphics card does the gigabyte ga-x79-ud3 support Forum SolvedHi, i was wondering if i plug in an hdmi cord what graphics does it run off of? Forum SolvedWhat brand of graphics card should I get? What difference does boost make? 1gb or 2gb? Forum Solved640M what desktop graphics card does it compare too? Forum SolvedWhat kind of Intel HD graphics does Intel G2010 have? Forum SolvedDell Inspiron I660S-1540BK what exact graphics card does it use? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !