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Old 09-16-2008, 11:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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At work here, we have a lot of computers. Hundreds of them. A lot of them are different. Some of them aren't that easy to find drivers for. Some of them aren't even labeled properly. On top of that, some of them on HP and Dell's site have about 47 options for video drivers, another 39 options for network drivers, and so on.

I hate this. A lot. It makes me want to leap off a bridge.

I have Belarc Advisor. I also have a full blown edition of Sandra Pro. But without drivers installed, these programs don't seem to detect... anything.

Is there an application out there that can detect hardware regardless of what Windows 2000 Pro/XP Pro recognize it as? It would speed up my job 100%.
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