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Questions tagged [drivers]

Drivers are the middleware that allow computer programs to use resources of a specific hardware device.

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Laptop doesn't detect specific wifi network

I was using Windows 8 when I encountered this problem. My laptop's WiFi detects all WiFi networks but does not detect my office's WiFi. I am in range and my phone and colleague's laptops are ...
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How do I disable audio jack detection In Windows 10 without using Realtek HD Audio Manager?

I have a headphone jack with a broken sensor. The headphones are normally supposed to turn on when they're plugged in. Because the jack is broken, however, my computer only detects that my headphones ...
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Soundcard Xonar DGX only works 'sometimes'

Since about half a year, i am having a really confusing time with my Soundcard. When I boot my PC up it feels like there is a gamble going on that is deciding if the Sound Card works now. If it does ...
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Windows 10 CPU being used up by system process

I just reinstalled a copy of Windows 10, and gotten things set up, but I've had trouble with the "system" process in the task manager taking up large amounts of the CPU. It will be normal (0.1%) for ...
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Device Access/Lock for Users in Windows - How does it work? Is it configurable?

Explanation: An application that I use will listen on a serial port and uses a video capture card. If I leave that application open and switch users to start the application again, that other user ...
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In HDP 2.6 Hive Metastore JDBC driver issue occur

Metastore Connection Driver : com.mysql.jdbc.Driver Metastore connection User: hive org.apache.hadoop.hive.metastore.HiveMetaException: Failed to load driver Underlying cause: java.lang....
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Device driver software was not successfully installed

I have a USB stick that was formatted with FAT32. It worked fine but all of a sudden I receive only the error "Device driver software was not successfully installed" whenever I plug it in a USB port. ...
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PC restarts (specially at games)

I have updated my PC drivers by EasyDriver software and updated my windows 10 about 2 weeks age. The app updated all drivers and PC restarted to apply updates. after that my PC reboots, specially at ...
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How do I use a .CAP file to update BIOS driver

I just built a new PC and am in the process of installing the latest drivers from my motherboard manufacturer's homepage here (I have an ASUS ROG STRIX X470-F Gaming motherboard). There is a driver ...
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Undefined reference to “spi_register_board_info”

I am trying to build a spi module in kernel 4.14.71.When i try to build the module, it shows a warning "spi_register_board_info" undefined!. the mentioned function is defined in enter link description ...
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Strange shift key issue and diagnosis

The setup A wireless keyboard and mouse (Logitech) A backup wireless keyboard and mouse (generic) A normal intel windows desktop PC The problem The keyboard works fine for 6 months or so, and then, ...
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developent of drivers for device to computer interface not undertood

I have a very basic understandng filled with lots of unclear spaces. Hope someone here is able to comment on the subject of drivers for computer to device interfacing. I am interested in machine ...
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Brother printer driver for Chromebook 3

My (new) Chromebook3 uses the Linux - Beta OS. I'm trying to download a printer driver for my Brother MFC-7440N printer. At the Brother Downloads page, I selected Linux (Windows and Mac were the ...
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Bluetooth Stopped Working in Windows 10 (Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377)

I have an Asus T102HA which has an integrated Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 WiFi+Bluetooth adapter. The Bluetooth suddenly stopped working this morning and as a result the wireless mouse no longer works (...
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How to use Umax Astra 5600 in Windows 7 64 bit?

I have a Umax Astra 5600 Scanner. I lost my PC in an accident while moving. Now I have a HP Pavilion g4 with Windows 7 (64 bit). I tried using my scanner on it but the scanner is not even recognised ...

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