I talked to a 'tech guy' from PC world about my sim's houses flashing red and black when I got ' The Sims 2 Pets' and he said that I would have to update my graphics card driver so that the graphics card would be able to cope with the game.I have a VIA/S3G Uni Chrome IGP card, I don't know what version and I am not a computer genius so I want to know how to update it easily. i remember doin something similar to counter strike source, but i...i remember doin something similar to counter strike source, but i forgot the site, to download the recommended video card. i wont put my laptop detail in case somebody hacks it, so please help as much as you can. Sooooo how do i update my video card..its for free of course x D Yeah, you'll be lucky.But there are ways to optimized shared gpu memory.. I currently have a HP Envy dv7 7238hr notebook and I'm curious to know if it's possible to upgrade my graphics card and if so what cards would be compatible?Here are links for downloading drivers from the most common graphics card manufacturers: If you upgraded your driver to resolve a display issue, and it didn't resolve the issue, you may consider installing an older driver for your graphics card instead.
if ever, it is highly not recommended since cooling system of laptop is not so versatile as in Desktop.
Time Required: It usually takes around 15 minutes to update a driver a Windows, even less time if the driver is self-installable or you get it via Windows Update (more on all of that below).
Follow the easy steps below to update drivers in Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP: Optional Walkthrough: If you'd like to follow the process below, but with more details and screenshots for each step, use our Step by Step Guide to Updating Drivers in Windows instead.
Getting the Laptop Memory Specifications Upgrading Your Laptop's RAM Memory Getting the Laptop Hard Drive Specifications Upgrading Your Laptop's Hard Drive Getting the Laptop Video and Sound Card Specifications Upgrading Your Laptop's Video or Sound Card Community Q&A Due to their compact size, laptop computers are far less modifiable than desktop computers.
Typically, there are three things you can upgrade on a laptop: the RAM memory, the hard drive, and the video/sound cards.