Download.com Shuttlecock
  • Navigation
  • open search
Close

PLATFORMS

POPULAR LINKS

CATEGORIES

HELP & SETTINGS

DriverMax

Free
Download Editors' Rating:
Editors' Rating:
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
out of 3178 votes out of 2 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    9.13
  • Total Downloads:
    15,587,019
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 06, 2016
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Note: Clicking on the Download Now (Visit Site) button above will open a connection to a third-party site. Download.com cannot completely ensure the security of the software hosted on third-party sites.

Editors' Review

+

DriverMax Free Edition 7.29 scans, identifies, and updates your PC's hardware drivers automatically, one by one. It also backs up and restores drivers, keeps track of downloaded drivers, and identifies hardware without drivers. The freeware is limited to two driver downloads per day, at lower priority, and has other limitations compared to the Pro Edition.

Pros

Driver tune-up: A tune-up keeps your car running smoothly and reliably; updating your drivers does much the same for your PC. If updating drivers seems intimidating, DriverMax can take away some of the mystery.

Driver Ed: The freeware is fully functional, so the two-a-day limit is only an issue when you're updating drivers in batches. Nothing is stopping you from updating drivers the usual way (using the Device Manager), either.

Backup and restore: DriverMax can back up and restore your drivers, and it asks to create a Restore Point before installing new drivers.

Cons

Account required: You must create an online account to use DriverMax's Web-based tools. It's free, fairly unobtrusive, and relatively painless. But some users might care, so we're mentioning it.

Speed limits: Pro users have priority over free accounts in driver downloads. But a one-at-a-time, take-your-time approach to updating drivers usually means fewer crashes, conflicts, and blue screen errors.

Bottom Line

The free version of DriverMax has some limits compared to the Pro edition, but once you've updated all your drivers and set DriverMax on daily watch for new updates, you're unlikely to need to install more than two drivers at a time. For us, the most important thing is to know when updates are available, and DriverMax Free Edition does the job nicely.

 
read more +

Publisher's Description

+
 
read more +
User Reviews
+
  • Current Version

    4.5

    out of 2 votes

    • 5 star 1
    • 4 star 1
    • 3 star 0
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 0
  • All Versions

    4.0

    out of 3178 votes

    • 5 star 1536
    • 4 star 863
    • 3 star 277
    • 2 star 167
    • 1 star 335
  • My rating

    0 stars

    Write review

Results 1–2 of 2

5 stars

"40% DISC0UNT COUPON found yesterday"

December 07, 2016  |  By alexpeterson77

2016-12-07 06:43:49  |  By alexpeterson77

 |  Version: DriverMax 9.13

Pros

Easy interface, finds drivers easy and quickly, identifies make, model, operating system, identifies all system hardware and connected devices, all around good product that works as described.
And I'found 40% discount for Professional Edition here:
http://softcoupon.info/driver-max.htm

Cons

Nothing bad to say.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0)   (0)  

4 stars

"Lapitski-Tsimoshyn Anton"

December 06, 2016  |  By ???????14.07.1985777

2016-12-06 12:06:49  |  By ???????14.07.1985777

 |  Version: DriverMax 9.13

Pros

Update the driver, who can not find other programs.

Cons

Restrictions to free updates verssi program. Sometimes very slow drivers download. There is no Russian language.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0)   (0)  

Results 1–2 of 2

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for DriverMax
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update Your Review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.
Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

 
see all reviews +

Full Specifications

+
What's new in version 9.13
Version 9.13 shows more info about each available driver update.
General
Publisher Innovative Solutions
Publisher web site http://www.innovative-sol.com
Release Date December 06, 2016
Date Added December 06, 2016
Version 9.13
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Operating Systems & Updates
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8/10
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 5.72MB
File Name External File
Popularity
Total Downloads 15,587,019
Downloads Last Week 9,759
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

Previous Versions:

Add to my list Report a problem
 
read more +