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Drivers for Toshiba® mini notebooks
What are the guidelines to install various drivers for Toshiba mini notebooks?
Toshiba mini notebook offers good and efficient performance. Device driver is a piece of software code. It is able to control activity of particular device. To get the audio signals in your system you need to install driver software, which is compatible with your audio card and Operating system. With video diver you can get the video signal in your system. Basic Input Output System (BIOS) is a software program. It is saved in small copper battery on the motherboard. This software program is able to tell the motherboard how to operate and allows it to communicate with the different system components. Without a compatible driver any device connected to your system provides its performance
Given below the tips to find, download, install and update drivers for Toshiba mini notebook:
- Find and download driver
- Install driver
- Update driver
Find and download driver
In order to find and download BIOS, audio, video drivers etc. on Toshiba mini notebook you need to visit the software manufacture’s websites. Also, while purchasing the device you can get the installation CD for the driver software. In order to find the driver you need to correctly specify the device name with its model number. After searching, it would display driver software. Before downloading the driver software you need to make sure that you are choosing compatible driver software for your device.
To install driver software for Toshiba mini notebook, if you have installation CD then you need to run the set-up file in the installation CD. Otherwise you need to open the device manager (by right clicking the ‘My Computer’ icon you need to choose the ‘Manage’ option. It would display the option to open Device Manager). After opening the Device Manager window you need to right click the device without driver software and select the option ‘Install Driver’. It would search the setup file for the driver software and install it.
In order to update audio, video drivers etc. you need to save the downloaded updates setup file in your Toshiba mini notebook. After that, you need to open Device Manager (as mentioned earlier or open ‘Start’ button and select ‘Run’ and type ‘devmgmt.msc’ then press ‘Ok’. It would list the Device Manger window). From the Device Manger window you right click on the driver which is to be updated and select ‘Update driver’. It would search the driver set-up file and install it automatically. For updating BIOS in Toshiba mini notebook, you need to burn the updates into a bootable media and restart the system to boot from that. Then follow the instructions to get the BIOS updated.