For many external devices, you do not need to install the drivers manually, because Windows will install the drivers automatically as soon as the device is connected to your computer. If you experience the issue “device driver software is not successfully installed “, it means that Windows failed to provide the generic driver for that device. In this case, you need to manually download and install the drivers.
You can visit the device manufacturer’s website to download the latest drivers. Before you begin, make sure you know the device model and build, and the specific operating system your PC is running. (Windows 10, 7, 8, 8.1, XP & Vista 64-bit or 32-bit). Drivers can always be downloaded in the Support section of the website. Note that if you are unable to find the driver you need for the operating system, the device may not support the operating system.
[ Fix ] Device driver software was not successfully installed
The downloaded drivers can always be installed by simply double-clicking on the executable file (. exe). If the driver is still not installed successfully, try to install the driver step by step.
- Go to Device Manager.
- Find the device from the device list and right-click on it. Select Update Driver Software…
Since the device driver is not installed successfully, you should see a yellow exclamation mark next to the device.
- Click Browse my computer for driver software.
- Click Browse… button and select the folder where you saved the downloaded driver or extracted the driver earlier.
- Then follow the rest on-screen instructions to install the driver.
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