Home > By category > Utilities >System Utilities > DriverMax



DriverMax

  • Downloads: 
  • Views: 
  • Rating:

DriverMax Editor's Review

DriverMax is a tool to help you keep your computer updated with the latest drivers. DriverMax helps to ease the tedious process of installing and updating drivers as the application not only installs new drivers but also keeps checking for latest versions of existing drivers and installs them. Once, the internet connection is live DriverMax also looks for any unknown hardware in your system and installs the appropriate driver for the same. A detailed report of new installs along with the hardware for which the driver has been installed is provided.

DriverMax is available for free and can be downloaded from the home site. The file is in compressed version and you will need decompression software like Winzip or WinRAR to decompress the files. Pop up box will prompt you to subscribe to the application after the initial 30 days but there is also an option to claim registration code for free. Only a valid email address is required to acquire the free code and the code is mailed within a time span of 48 hours. No functionality of the software is affected if you go for the free version.

While provisions for auto loading of drivers for hardware is also done by Windows, the utility of DriverMax stems from the fact that Windows is not as effective as a third party program like DriverMax. With DriverMax drivers are updated as soon as the updates are received by the operating system. So basically, it eliminates the need to carry an installation CD for every ware you want to setup on your computer, as DriverMax will update the driver for the ware automatically.

The attractiveness of DriverMax is mainly because of its simple and well laid out interface. DriverMax does not use the usual dialog boxes, menus and sub menus as other driver update programs and instead uses dropdown menus. DriverMax has four dropdown menus all located in the same window which provides with a more compact feeling to the software. Most functional options that are required in order to back up drivers,restore them and check the installed ones are present in the menu.  Drivers can also be sorted according to type which implies that drivers for monitors, hard disk and processors can be kept separately. There is a dialog operation box which facilitates import and export of drivers to a location designated by the user. A wizard guides you through the process and also provides information under which all circumstances the import and export of drivers are useful.

Sometimes though, driver downloading process can be time consuming and lengthy. While being a free user, there is no provision to download drivers from within the application. After scan, you’d be directed to its website where you have to wait for around 20-25 seconds. Although it is not too much of time, but is unnecessary. Slimdrivers, another similar application is better than Drivermax as far as driver downloading goes.

List of all installed or updated drivers can be viewed anytime from the application’s interface. Though viewing is extremely easy the view could have come with a better interface. Reports can also be stored in either TXT format or HTML format which is much better for viewing. The details provided for the driver in the view are the installation date, manufacturing company and whether it is signed or not by the manufacturer. Customized reports can even show which version of the driver is currently in use. Though the download option is also provided in the menu it is not fully functional as yet. However, the program keeps you informed about which drivers are out of date and even the ware does not download the drivers on its own you can always do a manual search online.

Positive Points:
 -    Provides easy and clean solution to keep a watch on System’s drivers.
 -    Requires only a single restart post installation.
 -    Automatically creates a restoration point.

Negative Points:
 -    Pretty ordinary looking interface.
 -    Driver Download does not work from within the software.

Conclusion:
DriverMax is available for free and does a good job at backing up drivers and updating them when necessary. Moreover, only one restart is enough for the changes in driver installation to take place which is a big relief over other wares which requires continuous restarts. As the download links are not fully functional in the interface itself it lags behind its toughest competitor Slimdrivers which looks to be a better Driver solution.







DriverMax Publisher's Description

Driver update for any hardware device in your PC! DriverMax is the number one utility for your computer running Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista or XP (32-bit and 64-bit versions, all service packs). It finds and downloads the latest driver versions needed for your PC.

After you click a single button DriverMax scans your PC\'s hardware devices, finds the best driver version for each of your PC\'s devices and if you choose so, can download and update the drivers. It can even find the right drivers for devices that Windows doesn\'t recognize.

DriverMax can also backup the drivers you have installed on your system to a single .ZIP file. This is especially useful when reinstalling Windows - just backup all your drivers, reinstall Windows, and then reinstall all your drivers in a single step which takes a few minutes. This makes reinstalling Windows hassle-free - you no longer have to waste time searching for old driver installation CDs and insert them one by one.

With DriverMax, finding and updating drivers for your PC is easy, fast and automatic.

Free download from Shareware Connection - Driver update for any hardware device! Update your Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP computer easily and automatically. Find drivers even for devices that Windows doesn\'t recognize and backup or restore all your installed drivers.

Publisher: Innovative Solutions | License: Freeware | Price: 0.00
Version: 7.32 | Size: 5163 KB | Platform: WinXP,WinVista,WinVista x64,Win7 x32,Win7 x64,Win2000,WinServer
Released Date: 29-05-2014 | Rating: 5 | Title: DriverMax

Author Url: http://www.innovative-sol.com
Program Info Url: http://www.drivermax.com
Download Url: http://www.innofiles.com/soft/dmx/drivermax.exe
Screenshot Url: http://www.drivermax.com/images/drivermax_main.jpg

More downloads from DriverMax publisher Innovative Solutions:

Advanced Uninstaller PRO 2004 - Easily and safely uninstall programs, clean and optimize your registry and Start menu. Manage installed applications, remove obsolete entries and speed up your computer in just a few clicks! Remove application history for more than 100 applications!

Advanced Task Manager - Advanced Task Manager shows you all the programs running on your computer, including the hidden ones. It displays security rating, advice and details about each program, and helps you identify and remove spyware and other dangerous programs.

Advanced Uninstaller PRO - Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the most complete uninstaller program ever created. You can uninstall programs completely and quickly using its simple and easy interface. You can also remove items that other uninstallers can't even touch.

Advanced Uninstaller PRO 2006 - Uninstall programs safely and completely, clean and optimize your registry and Start menu. Monitor and manage installed applications, remove obsolete entries and speed up your computer! Remove application history for more than 100 applications.

Taskbar Button Manager - Taskbar Button Manager is a simple utility that helps you arrange the buttons on your Windows taskbar in any way you want by using drag and drop. Moving your task buttons is very easy, no hotkey needed.

DriverMax keywords:
DriverMax related downloads:

WinZip Driver Updater - WinZip Driver Updater manages Windows driver updates so you don't have to! Avoid hardware issues and keep your PC up-to-date with this easy-to-use tool that scans, downloads and updates device drivers for you. Download and run FREE driver scan now!

Driver Booster - Driver Booster Free, designed with IObit\'s most driver update technology, scans and identifies outdated drivers automatically, and downloads and installs the right update for you with just ONE click, saving you loads of time.

Intel Driver Update Utility - Intel Driver Update Utility detects which driver updates are relevant to your computer and then helps you install them quickly and easily.

DriverHive - Keeps your PC's device drivers up-to-date

Driver Genius Professional Edition 2005 - Powerful but so easy to use Windows drivers manage tool. Backup, restore, find, update, diagnose your device drivers.

Shareware Connection periodically updates pricing and software information of 'DriverMax' from company source 'Innovative Solutions' , so some information may be slightly out-of-date. You should confirm all information before relying on it. Software piracy is theft,  Using 'DriverMax' crack, password, serial numbers, registration codes, key generators is illegal and prevent future development of DriverMax.

New Reviews

Wonderputt - Wonderputt is a free ware golf game which marks a very rare occasion, a sports game which plays good and looks good, standing alone as a great game for games enthusiasts as well as golf fans. The game takes a very artistic approach to what is ...

MoneyLine Personal Finance Software - At the present time, technology has actually revolutionized way of life of people, together with their monetary life. Earlier, most of the people utilized a paper and pen to document their finances, earnings and spending. Software for home ...

Germ Attack - Germ attack is a freeware puzzle game which you play as part of the human immune system fighting off germs by grouping them together. This is done in a unique cyclical way however, that turns the game from being a mere clone of a matching game to ...

Internet Security Tweak - As everyone knows that, no one live without the web any longer. The major source of information is online and it is even the biggest source of risk for your system, so why not utilizing the software for internet security as it can keep safe you ...

iGluco Diabetes Management Software - Living a life with a constant condition such as diabetes can be awkward, mainly in case it needs constant care and monitoring. Even as technology has not highly developed as much to treat diabetes completely, it has highly developed to make ...

Foglight Network Management System - At the present time, so many businesses have bowed to the web in selling and marketing their services and products. In sort to keep watch of how their site is executing and their marketing and sales, you will need software of the network ...

Article Software - Article software is the several beneficial programs which eases strain of any kind of article marketing. However, staying left with just no article software for managing the business about writing as well as submitting the articles will also ...

Panda Cloud Antivirus- Free Edition - Panda was among the companies those paved way for cloud based security service. Now, several other contenders including heavyweights like McAfee have resorted to the same route. However, Panda Cloud Antivirus, which comes in both free and paid ...

AbusePipe Abuse Desk Management Software - Floating throughout magazines and websites regarding the benefits of getting a good quality and useful help desk software, you search that lots of them concentrate on how it can help your clients and the team of your help desk. Therefore, you are ...

Longtion Application Builder Free - Initially maintaining and developing database and the programs were difficult and time consuming. On the other hand; with the opening of database software development has assisted the Information Technology industry to include the liability for ...




New Downloads

A-PDF N-up Page

A-PDF N-up Page (PDF
imposition) is a simple,
lightning-fast desktop utility
program that lets you to batch
make creating ...

Recovery Toolbox for Flash

The utility repairs damaged
files from affected media,
using the FAT12/FAT16/FAT32
file system. It works with
various ...

REFOG Personal Monitor

REFOG Personal Monitor
monitors keystrokes,
cut-and-paste operations,
opened programs and Web sites
visited by your home ...

RealCalc Plus

RealCalc Plus is the enhanced
version of Android's #1
Scientific Calculator,
RealCalc - a fully featured
scientific ...

Simple Unit Converter

It's a simple unit converter.
It was developed to be fast,
accurate, lightweight,
beautiful and yet easy to use.
It ...

video converter mp3

This App allow you convert
video to mp3. Supported
format: 3gp, mp4, mpeg, vob,
and many other less known
formats.You can ...

Slow Motion Video

With Slow Motion Video you can
record video in your device's
highest resolution and then
play it back in slow motion.
...

NQ Easy Battery Saver FREE

NQ Easy Battery Saver a* The
most creative Free Optimizer
for Android!Save your phone's
battery and boost its speed to
...

One More Clock Widget Free

70+ dynamic clock widgets for
your homescreen, ad
free.Battery - Time -
Weather!email
skwong@consultant.com for
support ...

Yet Another MultiTouch Test

Android OS can handle up to
255 simultaneous touch events.
Unfortunately due to limits
set by the manufacturers there
are ...

Gauge Battery Widget

Bored of ordinary battery
widgets? All looks the same?
Try this analog one! Measure
your battery life and have
fun.** Do ...

Nexus Flashlight

** Nexus 4, Galaxy Nexus and
Nexus S only, other devices
might work. **[users reported
working: Samsung Galaxy S II,
...