Posts about Drivers

Configure Drivers to Maintain Aspect Ratio When Scaling the Image (NVIDIA and AMD)

January 25th 2015 Drivers NVIDIA AMD Windows

For some reason display drivers for both NVIDIA and AMD graphics cards have a tendency to scale image to full panel size instead of keeping the default aspect ratio. If you don't like to see your image stretched, you can change the behavior in the corresponding control panel. After recent driver updates both control panel applications got broken somehow on two desktop machines I'm taking care of.

Installing CanoScan LiDE 50 Scanner on 64-bit Windows 8.1

December 15th 2014 Drivers Canon Windows

Canon's LiDE series of scanners has no official support for years and there are no official drivers for recent versions of Windows. Nevertheless, it's still possible to make them work perfectly and avoid buying a replacement for a still functioning device.

Identifying Unrecognized Devices in Device Manager

August 1st 2009 Drivers Windows

There is a away to identify an unrecognized device from the information available in Device Manager.