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Reasons to Download Drivers for Window 8.1 or 8

If you are going to reinstall Windows 8.1 or 8 on your laptop or desktop, then you need to download compatible Windows 8.1 or 8 drivers. Windows 8.1 drivers or Windows 8 drivers are programs that allows for smooth function of your PC by facilitating the communication between the Windows 8.1/8 and the hardware on both 32-bit and 64-bit devices. In your daily use of Windows 8.1 or 8 computer, or after the Windows 8.1/8 reinstall, if you encounter problems like no LAN access, USB 3.0 crashes, Bluetooth not working, etc., mostly, it is the matter of Windows 8.1 or 8 drivers. Any outdated, missing, broken or incompatible Windows drivers can cause such problems and affect the continuity of your office work. So it is really important to download and install proper driver updates for Windows 8.1/8 to improve the performance or enhance the stability of your computer.

Ways to Download and Update Windows 8.1 or 8 Drivers

You have many choices to download drivers for your Windows 8.1/8 computer. For example, you can download the driver updates via the manufactures’ or the PC brands’ website. Windows Update is also available for Window 8.1/8 drivers updating. However, if you have an obsolete computer whose brand’s website does not support the Windows 8.1/ 8 drivers download any more, or if Windows fails to download the driver updates at the same time, you may get stuck on the drivers download process.

For those who like a time-consumed workaround, they often take the one-click solution, namely using professional driver download software. Driver Talent is one of such professional driver download tool utilities. It will help you download the best-match drivers for Windows 8.1 or Windows 8, including the latest official or WHQL Windows drivers. Besides, it will detect all the faulty drivers and notice you to repair them.


How to Download and Update Drivers for Windows 8.1 or 8


Step 1. To download proper Windows 8.1/8 drivers, you need to download Driver Talent firstly.

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Step 2. Launch Driver Talent. You can click “Scan” to start detecting your Windows computer for any missing, outdated, incompatible or corrupted drivers. Driver Talent will notice you the faulty drivers after the scanning.



Step 3. You can click “Update” to download and install the best-match drivers for your Windows 8.1/8, or click “Repair” to fix those problematic drivers instantly. If you want to install the drivers manually, you can also go to “Settings” and find the driver download folder.



When all of above are finished, you can restart the computer to make the newly-downloaded Windows 8.1 drivers or Windows 8 drivers take effect.
Now enjoy the new features on your Windows 8.1/8 computer.

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What Is a Driver Update for Windows 10

A Windows 10 driver is a program that allows your Windows computer to communicate with hardware or devices. It is important to download proper drivers for your Windows 10 PC when you find the machine does not perform normally. Because:
Network drivers ensure the Ethernet or WiFi connection on your computer and fix no WiFi available, unidentified network and other network issues.

Graphics or display drivers enhance performance of the display adapters when you’re playing video or gaming. They are able to stop your computer from ghost touch screen or other display issues.

Audio drivers ensure perfect quality of audio output and avoid issues like no sound or microphone not working.
Mouse, keyboard and other input devices drivers enable optimal performance of input and prevent issues like no mouse pointer, keyboard and mouse not working and more.

Other drivers like USB drivers, Bluetooth drivers, battery drivers, etc. are also important to the smooth function of Windows 10.

Ways to Download Drivers for Windows 10

Outdated, missing, broken or incorrectly configured drivers can result in serious issues I’ve mention above and affect the use of Windows 10. If you encounter driver problems, you need to go and download the best-match drivers for your Windows 10 computer.

You can download some driver updates from the PC brand site. But downloading proper Windows 10 drivers has never been easier. Many sites of mainstream PC brands have not renewed their driver database for a long time. Some Windows 10 drivers are not available for downloading. If you’ve upgraded the OS to Windows 10 on an obsolete computer, you may fail to download the best-match drivers for it.

To easily download official or WHQL drivers for your Windows 10, you can use the all-in-one driver download utilities, for example, Driver Talent. Most of such software are free and include almost all the drivers you need. For Driver Talent, it can intelligently check all the faulty Windows 10 drivers and download the drivers for hardware and devices.

How to Download and Install Free Drivers for Windows 10

Step 1. Download and install Driver Talent on your Windows 10 PC. You can click the button below to download Driver Talent directly.

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Step 2. Launch Driver Talent and click “Scan” to detect all the faulty drivers on your computer, including the outdated driver, missing driver, incorrectly configured driver, etc. For those USB devices, you can go to “Peripheral devices” tab to perform a scanning and then download proper USB drivers.



Step 3. When it finishes the scanning, you will be notice to “Update” or “Repair” the faulty drivers. You can click the button to download and install the best-match drivers for Windows 10 (64-bit or 32-bit) instantly. After the install, restart the computer to make the new drivers take effect.



Thus your computer will be facilitated by the new Windows 10 drivers. Just enjoy the new features on your Windows 10.




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PDF is one of the most common file types in our daily life. It could be widely used for a variety of documents, such as e-books, reference books, academic journals or periodicals, legal documents, etc. When you desperately want to open and view a PDF file on your Windows computer, you’ll find that it is not as easy as it is to open a Word or Excel document in Microsoft Office. You could opt for a free and dedicated PDF viewer or PDF reader application like iPDF Viewer to open and view PDFs.
Adopt a Free PDF Reader to Open and View a PDF in Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP

iPDF Viewer is a free and trustable PDF reader and viewer program, light-weight and all-powerful, allowing you to open and view PDFs, annotate PDFs, encrypt PDFs, decrypt PDFs, print PDFs, e-mail PDFs, convert PDFs into Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and JPEG files (and vice versa), and handle more tasks.

Click the button below to download iPDF Viewer directly.

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How to Use iPDF Viewer to Free Open and View PDFs

Perform the following steps to use iPDF Viewer to free open and edit PDFs in Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. For more information, you could refer to the User Guide of iPDF Viewer.

1.Open a PDF

 Launch iPDF Viewer. Click the "Open" button and select the PDF document on your Windows PC. You could open and view multiple PDF documents at the same time.



2.View a PDF

With iPDF Viewer, you could switch between different viewing modes, including "Eye-protecting Mode", "Standard Mode", "Full Screen", "Slideshow", etc.


Apart from being a PDF reader or PDF viewer software program, iPDF Viewer comes packed with a whole range of other PDF-related tools which enable you to rotate PDFs, encrypt and decrypt PDFs, annotate and highlight PDFs, email and print PDFs, translate PDFs, and many more.

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Want to go through daily news, check personal emails, upload travel pictures, or watch wonderful movies on your phone or tablet via Wi-Fi? You could turn your computer into a Wi-Fi hotspot and then share Wi-Fi from your computer with your portable devices. How to make a Wi-Fi hotspot? The easiest and quickest method is to adopt a Wi-Fi hotspot creator program like OSToto Hotspot to create a free Wi-Fi hotspot on any Windows laptop, notebook, or desktop with a wireless adapter.

Turn Your Computer into a Free Wi-Fi Hotspot on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP with OSToto Hotspot

It is safe to use OSToto Hotspot to turn your computer into a free Wi-Fi hotspot with just one click. It will take almost less than one minute to create a wifi hotspot. OSToto Hotspot enables your computer to share wireless Internet connection with your iPhone, iPad, Android phone, tablet, PSP, Xbox, and other Wi-Fi enabled devices.

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OSToto Hotspot works well with all Windows OS, including Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP. Plus, it runs properly on all brand PCs, such as Asus, Acer, Dell, Lenovo, LG, MSI, Toshiba, HP, Sony, Compaq, etc.

Here is how to use OSToto Hotspot as a virtual wireless router to create a free Wi-Fi Hotspot on your Windows computer. For more details, you could refer to the User Guide of OSToto Hotspot.



Step 1. Launch OSToto Hotspot.

Step 2. The OSToto Wi-Fi Hotspot Maker will automatically create a Wi-Fi hotspot (with a default name and password) for your computer.

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No Internet & No Network Drivers after a Fresh Install of Windows OS

Lots of users report that there’s no Internet connection after reinstalling Windows 10, Windows 8.1/8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP. Both the ethernet driver and Wi-Fi driver are missing. If you have no wired or wireless network driver installed, your computer can’t access the Internet. To solve this issue, you could use a dedicated network adapter driver installer like Driver Talent for Network Card, which supports installing a wide range of ethernet and Wi-Fi adapter drivers without Internet connection.

Download and Install Network Drivers after Reinstalling Windows without Internet Connection withDriver Talent for Network Card

It is a one-stop solution to use Driver Talent for Network Card to download and install network drivers without Internet connection. It has a file size of 182MB because all major brand network adapter drivers are integrated in its local library. Therefore, it enables you to install network drivers or LAN drivers without Internet connection.

Click the button below to obtain Driver Talent for Network Card directly.

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Here is the step-by-step guide to use Driver Talent for Network Card to download and install network drivers without Internet connection. For more details, you could refer to the User Guide of Driver Talent for Network Card.



Step 1. Run the downloaded .exe file to install the client on your Windows desktop or laptop.

Step 2. Driver Talent for Network Card will start the scanning process automatically and it doesn’t require you to make any advanced configurations during the installation process.


Step 3. Once the installation is complete, the network driver has also been installed successfully. You could find that your computer has Internet connection again.
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Note: To get the specific ethernet or wireless network driver for your offline computer, Driver Talent for Network Card has to be downloaded and run on another Internet-available computer. Then you could copy the .exe file to your offline computer to install network adapter drivers without Internet connection. It's much better to download and install it on your computer before you format or reinstall the Windows system.

Driver Talent for Network Card supports all brand PCs, including Asus, Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Samsung, Toshiba, Sony, etc. Besides, it applies to Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, etc.

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Why You Need to Install Windows Drivers for Your PC

The Internet connection drops occasionally on your 32-bit PC? No Wi-Fi, no sound, no bluetooth, USB device not recognized, touchpad not working, keyboard not working on your Windows 10 64-bit computer? Your printer is not working when connected to a Windows computer? In most cases, the computer issues occur because of incompatible or outdated drivers. If you download and install the right drivers, your computer will run properly. To avoid errors and conflicts, you need to install and update Windows drivers for your PC occasionally.

Where to Get Windows Drivers for Your Laptop, Desktop or Notebook

Windows drivers play significant role in the working of hardware devices and the operating system or software that use it. There are many resources to download Windows drivers, but getting the correct drivers has never been easier. You can navigate to the manufacturer's website to search for drivers, but many of them may not be available any more. The best and quickest method is to use a dedicated Windows drivers download utility, like Driver Talent, a free tool which contains more than 500,000 driver packages and offers the latest official or WHQL drivers for Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP, applied to both 64-bit and 32-bit. What's more, it can intelligently check your outdated, corrupt, broken or missing drivers in seconds, and then automatically download and install the most compatible drivers for your Windows computer.

How to Free Download and Install Drivers for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP

Here are 3 easy steps to use Driver Talent to quickly download and update drivers for Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Vista and Windows XP. For more details, you could refer to the User Guide of Driver Talent.

Step 1. Download and install Driver Talent on your computer.

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Step 2. Launch Driver Talent once the installation is complete. Click the "Scan" button to make a full scan of your PC and it will reveal all your problematic drivers, such as the one you miss, the one that works improperly.



Step 3. There are two options for you to solve your Windows driver issues. You could click “Repair” or “Update”, and Driver Talent will begin to automatically download and install the latest drivers on your computer. As for the USB-connected peripheral devices, you need to switch to the "Peripheral Drivers" menu to install the relevant USB drivers.

Finally, be sure to reboot your computer to allow the newly-downloaded drivers to take effect.

Apart from Windows drivers download and update, Driver Talent comes with further advanced features, such as drivers restore, drivers uninstall, drivers pre-download for another PC, PC Repair (no sound, no video, no Wi-Fi etc.), hardware detection, VR support check and PC speed up, etc.

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