What does updating drivers do
Fixed my Iomega driver "I got a new Iomega Web Cam but it can't works properly, and the manufacturer's website didn't help at all.It turns out that the driver that came with the card was 6 months out of date!
" - Trentin Lagrange, CA New life for an old PC "I had an old Pentium IV kicking around that I wanted to put Vista on for the kids.Experienced users can download and install the latest motherboard chipset drivers to help resolve rare issues caused by outdated motherboard chipset drivers.Although it is out of the Scope of Technical Support for Blizzard to assist, you can search on your own for a program that will tell you what type of motherboard you have, then visit the manufacturer’s website for the update.A Software Update is an incremental update of the Mac OS and its applications, Security Updates, device drivers, and firmware updates.For Blizzard games, it is important to download and install all software updates, as our games are designed for the latest version of the supported system requirements.Instead of finding each driver one by one I used the Driver Tuner exporter and got the whole system set up in about 15 minutes.
Money well spent, especially since I can do it again any time.
Out-of-date drivers and operating systems can cause a variety of issues, and are one of the first things to check when a game is having problems.
The instructions below will help you check and update your drivers.
See Apple's OS X: Updating OS X and Mac App Store app page for Software Update instructions.
During technical troubleshooting, you may be required to reinstall an OS update or driver.
In order to reinstall drivers and files for the latest OS X build, you can download a Combo Update.