Motherboard Drivers

Posted on 2003-11-29
Last Modified: 2010-04-26
How do I obtain drivers for my motherboard ie. the onboard grapjhics and the onboard sound. I dont have the name of my boarrd or an installation cd. I dont see it written anywhere on the board either. How can i get the drivers?
Question by:Andre3000
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CrazyOne earned 43 total points
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These free utilities can help you with the indentification process

system information tool

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by:Luc Franken
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Hi Andre3000,

After identifying those onboard devices, you can look at the manufacturers website for drivers or take a look at (loginname: drivers password:all)



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there's a serial number CEN??? look it up on the NET it'll tell you who made the card - this trick works for any electrical item with a CEN

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HippyWarlock earned 41 total points
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Solution 1 (maybe a little tricky, but no software needed):
When you boot up you will most likely see a long serial number at the bottom screen. Write down that exact number (press [Pause]if it boots to quickly). Then you should take a visit at where you can determine the manifacturer of the board
Wims BIOS has a large list of matching model numbers, and if you're lucky your motherboard model number is already listed there. If not, try the Sandra method below:

Solution 2:
Get Sisoft Sandra at and see if it detects the Manifacturer and maybe even the model.

Then search google or look up the manifacturer website from


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