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Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller performance issues

UPDATE-2016 driver now available! (Driver number will be different than what is in this article! (Direct Link to New 12/2016 Driver) If you have the Realteck PCIe GBE Family Controller adapter and are experiencing performance issues on your network, download … Continue reading

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Driver Packs for Windows – Snappy Driver

Need the latest drivers for your computer?  Use Snappy Driver to comb the internet for your drivers. http://sourceforge.net/projects/snappy-driver-installer/?source=typ_redirect

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Finding Drivers

If you have worked on computers for anytime at all, you’ll run into one that you cannot find drivers on the manufacturer’s site or the OEM site.   Drivers have always been a headache for IT Professionals.    This is … Continue reading

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Realtek Ethernet Diagnostic Software

Although it is published on Realtek’s site, many endusers and IT techs miss this download.  The Realtek Ethernet Diagnostic Software is an excellent piece of software that allows for diagnostic troubleshooting of your network card.   Remember, download the latest … Continue reading

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Ma-Config updates Windows drivers

MA-Config is an excellent site to repair a computer or improve its performance.  MA-Config downloads an ActiveX or small software package (3.4 mb download) by your web browser (it can also be manually installed) and helps you locate the driver you may … Continue reading

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Drivers can slow down your computer

What? Sounds odd but it is true.   Having out dated drivers can slow down your computer.  So use Slimdrivers or the manufacturers’ website to download the latest drivers.   What about devices that no longer exist or software that adds network … Continue reading

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SMBus Drivers

With the upgrading of hundreds of computers to Windows 7, we have found that usually the SMBus drivers are missing.  These drivers are usually the chipset drivers for the computer. SMBus or System Managed Bus is a driver for your … Continue reading

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