An updated driver might enable new features for the hardware, something I see on a regular basis with popular video cards and sound cards.
Tip: Updating drivers yourself is not difficult, but there are programs that will more or less do it for you.
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The graphics driver is system software that controls a computer's graphics card (sometimes called a video card or GPU).
On a computer that does not have an actual graphics card, the graphics driver controls the part of a computer's motherboard called a graphics chipset (sometimes called an onboard, built-in, or integrated graphics controller or chipset).
Disclaimer: Adobe does not support the installation of graphics drivers and provides the information in this document only as a courtesy.
Updating your video card drivers is sometimes required when one wants to run a game which demands a more up to date driver.
It’s very important to choose the right drivers for your video card otherwise your computer may crash.