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Driver Easy

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Download Editors' Rating:
Editors' Rating:
Very good
Average User Rating:
out of 63 votes out of 0 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.0.5.5083
  • Total Downloads:
    9,205,431
  • Date Added:
    May 10, 2016
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Review

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DriverEasy Professional updates and maintains your Windows PC's drivers automatically with a few easy steps. It scans your PC for out-of-date, missing, and mismatched drivers and downloads and installs up-to-date versions safely, thanks to automatic restore points and driver backups. You can schedule scans, install drivers one by one or all at once, remove drivers, and more.

Pros

Cheaper than service: For technophobes, DriverEasy is cheaper than a computer technician's hourly rate, and maybe less intimidating, too!

Unplugged devices: DriverEasy can update drivers for devices that may be part of your system but aren't plugged in at the time, like phones and removable drives.

Driver Backup and Driver Restore: The Driver Backup tool creates custom driver backup files that can be saved in folders or ZIP files. The Driver Restore tool uses them to roll back changes, if necessary.

Cons

Out-of-date drivers: A common complaint about driver update utilities is the occasional out-of-date driver, which can happen with a database of more than 3 million drivers (and for reasons beyond the software's scope or control). We recommend always creating restore points and backing up existing drivers in any case.

Bottom Line

Users who don't want to do their own PC maintenance still want to keep their systems clean, safe, and up-to-date. DriverEasy Professional can contribute to that mission for a lot less than a computer tech would charge, simply to look at your PC.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"throttles speed of download"

April 24, 2016  |  By myeke

2016-04-24 14:58:06  |  By myeke

 |  Version: Driver Easy 5.0.3.14912

Pros

functional but slow

Cons

throttles speed of download in free version

Summary

just as good or better available

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1 stars

"Doesn't always work and wants you to buy full version"

April 02, 2016

2016-04-02 07:22:12

 |  Version: Driver Easy 5.0.0.18255

Pros

+ Finds many drivers

Cons

- Can only download one driver at a time
- Installing drivers doesn't always work
- Not the best-looking UI

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3 stars

"nice software"

February 29, 2016  |  By Chuck Spenccer

2016-02-29 00:19:05  |  By Chuck Spenccer

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.14.36094

Pros

good software

Cons

no no no non onononono

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1 stars

"A pain in the ass"

January 27, 2016

2016-01-27 09:05:37

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.14.36094

Pros

Finds a lot of drivers.

Cons

What's the point of having a driver program when you have to install the drivers manually anyway? I can find drivers on my own.

Summary

Get IObit's Driver Booster instead.

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1 stars

"It does't even deserve one star"

December 21, 2015  |  By erie910

2015-12-21 08:02:00  |  By erie910

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.10.356

Pros

If I could get it to run, I might find one pro.

Cons

It will not work. I've tried on two different computers on two different networks, and I get a disconnection error every time that the program tries to access the driver database.

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1 stars

"A disappointing program"

November 24, 2015

2015-11-24 10:50:16

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.6.35549

Pros

+ Finds a lot of drivers

Cons

- Has trouble installing most of them
- Slow download speeds
- Can only install one driver at a time

Summary

Get Driver Booster instead.

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5 stars

"Saved my sanity and works damn well."

November 02, 2015

2015-11-02 01:35:08

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.6.35549

Pros

- Accurate data base
- Fast scan
- Fully usable, even on free license
- Helps keep drivers up to date and organised
- Great tech support

Cons

- Free license limits are slightly inconvenient, but damn it IT'S FREE LICENSE
- Hasn't found a true one yet

Summary

I've been struggling with installing my drivers, because I recently installed windows 7 on my slightly old laptop, that used to be running on ubuntu, and I was shocked how hard it is go get the right one even thought you have device manager. I installed a bunch of different drivers, but some of features just didn't work. When I was close to loosing my sanity I found this program. Scan was fast, and I downloaded drivers without any problems, finally my laptop works, as it should. I would heartily recommend this software to everyone, who have to get drivers, and don't want to spend a ridiculous amount of time and nerves. You can find it on developer's site (https://www.drivereasy.com/DriverEasy_Setup.exe).
Now a word about company. I was surprised by customer's service, the contact was nearly immediate and helpful. Company makes an impression of user friendly, and I'm looking forward to using this software in future just to keep my drivers up to date, and organised.

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5 stars

"Very easy to use and very thorough."

October 22, 2015  |  By PrimackToyama

2015-10-22 20:01:15  |  By PrimackToyama

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.5.33142

Pros

Very needful application for my computer.

Cons

Still searching for any!

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5 stars

"Efficient Free"

October 12, 2015  |  By ElwellGolda

2015-10-12 23:36:34  |  By ElwellGolda

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.5.33142

Pros

It's free and works well

Cons

Can't find any.

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5 stars

"Driver Easy is a very good program for everybody!"

September 22, 2015  |  By musab erdem

2015-09-22 08:43:51  |  By musab erdem

 |  Version: Driver Easy 4.9.5.33142

Pros

- you can use it free
- with a premium account you can download driver in highspeed
- it's very easy to use!!
- supports much languages
- you can download it without paying money!

Cons

Driver Easy has in my ears no Contras.

Summary

Driver Easy is a very useful program that can be used by everybody and everybody needs such a program like that. Why? If you update your driver, then your Computer will be faster and safer. It can work better! That's why you should download Driver Easy NOW!

Updated on Sep 22, 2015

Driver Easy is a very good program for everybody

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.0.5.5083
Version 5.0.5.5083:
  • The "i" icon is clickable to show the driver information
  • The notification for unplugged device will always show up
  • Remove the 3 color driver status indicator due to Symantec's (aka Norton) false positive. The indicator is designed to help us easily identify driver status(up-to-date, out-of-date within 30 days and out-of-date). But Symantec engineers consider the driver status indicator as a performance indicator.
  • Fixed a date conversion bug
General
Publisher Easeware Technology
Publisher web site http://www.drivereasy.com
Release Date May 10, 2016
Date Added May 10, 2016
Version 5.0.5.5083
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Operating Systems & Updates
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8/10
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 3.45MB
File Name DriverEasy_Setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 9,205,431
Downloads Last Week 104,535
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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