ESS Sound / Audio Drivers Download

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Free ESS Drivers Download

After you upgrade your computer to Windows 10, if your ESS Sound / Audio Drivers are not working, you can fix the problem by updating the drivers. It is possible that your Sound / Audio driver is not compatible with the newer version of Windows.

How to Update ESS Sound / Audio Device Drivers

There are two ways to update your ESS Sound / Audio drivers.

Option 1 (Recommended): Update ESS Sound / Audio drivers automatically - Novice computer users can update drivers using trusted software in just a few mouse clicks. Automatic driver updates are fast, efficient and elimate all the guesswork. Your old drivers can even be backed up and restored in case any problems occur.


Option 2: Update ESS Sound / Audio drivers manually - Find the correct driver for your Sound / Audio and operating system, then install it by following the step by step instructions below. You’ll need some computer skills to use this method.

Option 1: Update ESS Sound / Audio drivers automatically

The ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility is intelligent software which automatically recognizes your computer’s operating system and ESS Sound / Audio model and finds the most up-to-date drivers for it. There is no risk of installing the wrong driver. The ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility downloads and installs your drivers quickly and easily.

You can scan for driver updates automatically with the FREE version of the ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility, and complete all necessary driver updates using the premium version.

Tech Tip: The ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility will back up your current drivers for you. If you encounter any problems while updating your drivers, you can use this feature to restore your previous drivers and configuration settings.

  1. Download the ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility.

  2. Double-click on the ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility to run it. It will then scan your computer and identify any problem drivers. You will see a results page similar to the one below:
    ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility

  3. Click the Update Driver button next to your ESS Sound / Audio driver model. The correct version will be downloaded and installed automatically. Or, you can click the Update Drivers button at the bottom to automatically download and install the correct version of all the drivers that are missing or out-of-date on your system.

Option 2: Update ESS Sound / Audio drivers manually

To find the latest ESS Sound / Audio driver, including Windows 10 drivers, choose from our list of most popular ESS Sound / Audio downloads or search our driver archive for the driver that fits your specific ESS Sound / Audio model and your PC’s operating system.

Find ESS Sound / Audio Device Drivers by Model Name or Number

If you cannot find the right driver for your ESS Sound / Audio, you can request the driver. We will find it for you. Or, try the automatic option instead.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble finding the right driver update, use the ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility. It is software which finds, downloads and istalls the correct driver for you - automatically.

After downloading your driver update, you will need to install it. Driver updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow. Visit our Driver Support Page to watch helpful step-by-step videos on how to install drivers based on their file extension.

How to Install ESS Sound / Audio Drivers

After you have found the right ESS Sound / Audio device driver, follow these simple instructions to install it.

  1. Power off your ESS Sound / Audio device.
  2. Disconnect the device from your computer.
  3. Reconnect the device and power it on.
  4. Double click the driver download to extract it.
  5. If a language option is given, select your language.
  6. Follow the directions on the installation program screen.
  7. Reboot your computer.

These instructions will help you to update ESS Sound / Audio drivers quickly & easily. If you have any questions, please comment below. Your ideas and suggestions help us to improve our website, and to help other users with their driver problems.

Driver Updates for Popular ESS Sound / Audio Models

Model Rating Filename Size Total
ESS Sound / Audio Driver Update Utility
DriverAssist-Setup.exe1.6 MB285,363 Free Download >>
Es1938s DriverEs1941 DriverEs1946 DriverSolo-1 Driver
Es1938s_Ess_Solo_1.zip6.2 MB17,526 Free Download >>
ESS Maestro2 PCI AudioDrive (WDM) Driver
es1968_xp_vist... ver.zip270.6 KB4,651 Free Download >>
ES1980 Maestro-3 Driver
ES1980_Me1136_... 643.zip1.9 MB2,295 Free Download >>
ES1968 Maestro-2 Driver
WDM_2016.zip208.4 KB1,815 Free Download >>
MAESTRO_3_PCI_... DM_.zip14.5 MB4,094 Free Download >>
ES1989 Allegro/ ES1930 Driver
ES1989_SE1136.zip1.9 MB7,842 Free Download >>
ES1980 Maestro-3 Driver
ES1980_XP1166_... 893.zip2.2 MB2,069 Free Download >>
Solo1 ES1938S Driver
ess_solo1_1938s.zip797.0 KB18,892 Free Download >>
ES1980 Maestro-3 Driver
M3VXD_7129_Sign_29829.zip6.7 MB456 Free Download >>
ESS ES1946_1938 PCI AudioDrive (WDM) Driver
ES1938_1946_XP... 162.zip54.2 KB38,523 Free Download >>
ES1788 AudioDrive Driver
1788_v1087.zip653.7 KB1,817 Free Download >>
ES688 + 968 Driver
ES688_968_PnP_... ons.bat1.6 KB6,659 Free Download >>
ESS Solo-1 PCI AudioDrive (WDM) Driver
ESS_1969.zip48.9 KB19,930 Free Download >>
1938 Driveress1938-1946 Driver
ES1938_1946_SE3047.zip2.1 MB5,862 Free Download >>
ES1938 Solo 1 Driver
Win31ES1938Solo1.zip181.1 KB660 Free Download >>
ESS ES1688 AudioDrive Driver
ess1868f.zip755.8 KB7,282 Free Download >>
ES1788 AudioDrive Driver
ESS1869-Win95.exe103.6 KB1,822 Free Download >>
ESS Solo-1 PCI AudioDrive (WDM) Driver
3038.zip610.9 KB42,536 Free Download >>
ES1938/ES1946 (ES1969) Driver
ES1938_1946_XP... 162.zip54.2 KB1,510 Free Download >>
AudioMagic X Plug and Play AudioDrive Driver
audiomagic.zip136.2 KB2,379 Free Download >>
ES1978 Maestro-2E Driver
M2E_Me2062_sign_37574.zip2.1 MB312 Free Download >>
1868 Driver
1868dos.ZIP51.5 KB649 Free Download >>
ESS ES488 AudioDrive Driver
ES1688_Driver_... ed_.zip621.4 KB1,457 Free Download >>
ESS Allegro PCI Audio (WDM) Driver
essallero.zip15.1 MB6,630 Free Download >>
ES1988 Allegro DriverES1989 Allegro/ ES1930 Driver
ES1988_XP1167_... 437.zip1.7 MB13,808 Free Download >>
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