Install Drivers for Toshiba® Satellite Pro 4200
What are the guidelines to install drivers for Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200?
Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 systems is a thin, light and portable PC that provides top level performance. This laptop also offers Internet, multimedia and instant access to your favorite applications. Instant Internet access is enabled in Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 systems through the built in 56K Modem. The laptop comes with preinstalled with DVD Optical drive and software like Microsoft Office 2000 including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook, Cyberlink Power DVD player. Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 systems come with a standard 64 MB SDRAM which is expandable to 320 MB. Some of the special features included in Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 Series are Toshiba Hibernation and Resume, Toshiba Power Extensions, System Password Securities etc. There are several device drivers present in Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 systems like video drivers, audio drives, printer drivers, chipset drivers etc.
The following are the tips to find, download, install and update drivers for Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200 systems:
- Identifying the drivers
- Downloading and installing drivers
- Updating BIOS
Identifying the drivers
Before installing the drivers in your Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200, you need to find the details of the particular hardware device for which the driver is to be installed. For finding the details you need to Click 'Start', and go to 'Control Panel', then from the 'Administrative Tools', 'Computer Management' and then 'Device Manager'. Here, by checking the 'Properties' you might get all the details of corresponding device for which you need to download driver. The device type and the manufacturer would be listed here.
Downloading and installing drivers
Using the details collected, you need to enter the device manufacturer’s website. From there you need to install the perfect driver which is compatible with the device and also the Operating System installed in your Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200. Generally hardware manufacturers provide downloads of drivers for their products in their website. After downloading, you need to double-click the setup.exe or install.exe driver file. This would begin the driver installation process.
To update BIOS, you need to download Express BIOS update and save it to a temporary directory of your Toshiba Satellite Pro 4200. The License Agreement terms have to be agreed. Meanwhile, if you want to cancel the update the BIOS hit 'No' and after that click 'Finish'. Windows starts the process of updating the BIOS. You should not turn off the computer for few minutes. After you viewing the BIOS update process window, turn off the computer. After completion of BIOS updating, when the computer is booted into Windows OS then you can restart Windows OS.