Extracting drivers from a Windows 7 PC to use on another Windows 7 PC

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It is possible to extract drivers from a Windows 7 PC that I can you to install drivers from on another Windows 7 PC? I have a an NFive keyFive card reader that I need to install on a new PC however, I can't find drivers for it on their website or anywhere else. There is a PC that has a working card reader on it so, is it possible to copy the drivers off of it to use on the new Windows 7 PC?
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Daniel PineaultPresident / Owner CARDA Consultants Inc.
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The following technique has worked for me in the past, refer to https://www.wikihow.tech/Copy-Drivers-from-One-Computer-to-Another-on-PC-or-Mac
noxchoIT Product Manager
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I use normally Driver Magician for this purpose. But you can get the drivers from that PC manually if you know what exact driver you are after. Check for driver via Device Manager - right click on device - properties - driver - driver details.
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Double Driver is fantastic (Windows 7 last supported OS but I have tested it on Windows 10)
http://www.boozet.org/dd.htm
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Daniel PineaultPresident / Owner CARDA Consultants Inc.
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@Shaun - Nice tool, thank you for sharing!
Shaun VermaakTechnical Specialist
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Anytime ;)
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driver collector is another one :  http://www.majorgeeks.com/download.php?det=3982
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Thanks everyone. I tried all of the software suggestions and they all worked. I'll be adding them to my software toolbox :)
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goodto know !

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