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    Devices and Drivers

    I'm going through my device manager and looking at driver details. I see that a decent chunk of my devices are a bit older... and some from Microsoft date back to 2006. But I have no updates for them in windows update, nor did Dell diagnostics see that I needed any updated.

    Do I need to go through all of them individually and check myself? I'm a little cautious because I've had BSOD errors in the past while on a Skype or Gaming. I'm trying to zero in on the problem by slowly updating my computer.

    Any help is appreciated!

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    Hi Caddy,
    Most of the MS generic drivers are dated 2006, what an upto date system, no worries there,
    unless thiers a little black down arrow on one
    pop over to the BSOD sub forum and read the what to do to get help sticky for, hopefully not BSOD.

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