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Old 03-19-2014, 08:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is it best to install the drivers before putting the card inside my PC?

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Old 03-20-2014, 02:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Put card in and then install drivers.
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Old 03-20-2014, 08:16 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes install the card (what card is it?) then allow OS auto-detect, wait a bit, insert CD or appropriate drivers from the net and install the driver. Usually reboot is best, most installs require a reboot.
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