SlimDrivers is a program used to update the drivers of different hardware components present on the PC, such as sound card, video card, motherboard, etc.; And peripherals such as the printer, scanner, etc.
The application scans all the components and peripherals to find out the versions of the drivers, and connects to a database to check if they are updated to the latest versions available (or most convenient). Once located the drivers to be updated, the download from the cloud (cloud) and gives the option to install them manually.
Before the installation, it is advisable to make backups of each driver to be able to return to its previous version if necessary. SlimDrivers allows you to back up the drivers to be changed, creating restore points . After updating a driver it is necessary to restart the computer and then you must test that everything works accordingly.
SlimDrivers 2.2 (2.2.27042) is the latest version available (updated January 2013), which works for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and Windows 8. This version can be downloaded for free, while there is a more advanced version called DriverUpdate.