Manually Install an Intel® Graphics Driver in Windows 7*

Last Reviewed: 10-Oct-2017
Article ID: 000005474

Your computer manufacturer can customize drivers and software to enable or alter features, or provide improved operation on your computer. Contact the manufacturer for the latest updates and technical support information. If you can no longer get driver support from your computer manufacturer, you can download generic Intel drivers.

To manually install the Intel® Graphics Driver in Windows 7*:

  1. Download the graphics driver ZIP file.
  2. Unzip the file to a designated location or folder.
  3. Click Start.
  4. Right-click Computer and select Manage. When prompted for permission from User Account Control, click Yes.
  5. Select Device Manager from the navigation tab on the left.
  6. Double-click Display Adapters.
  7. Right-click the Intel® Graphics Controller and click Update Driver Software.
  8. Click Browse my computer for driver software.
  9. Click Browse and select the directory where the driver files are located.
  10. Click Next. Drivers install.
  11. Reboot computer when prompted.

To verify successful driver installation:

  1. Go to Device Manager.
  2. Double-click Display Adapter.
  3. Double-click the Intel graphics controller.
  4. Click Driver tab.
  5. Verify the Driver Version and Driver Date is correct.

    Driver Version and Driver Date

Related topics
Uninstalling the Intel® Graphics Driver and Intel® Display HDMI/Audio Driver
How to Get the ZIP Version of the Graphics Driver
Computer Manufacturer Graphics Driver Detected

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