The best way to fix your PC to run at peak performance is to update your drivers. If your system is slow, unresponsive or crashes often, the problem may be with your drivers. Sometimes, after upgrading to a newer operating system such as Windows 10, problems can occur because your current driver may only work with an older version of Windows. To download and update your drivers manually, follow the instructions below.
Tech Tip: Updating drivers manually requires some computer skills and patience. A faster and easier option is to use the Driver Update Utility for Compaq to scan your system for free. The utility tells you which specific drivers are out-of-date for all of your devices.
To get the latest driver, including Windows 10 drivers, you can choose from a list of most popular Compaq downloads. Click the download button next to the matching model name. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.
If your driver is not listed and you know the model name or number of your Compaq device, you can use it to search our driver archive for your Compaq device model. Simply type the model name and/or number into the search box and click the Search button. You may see different versions in the results. Choose the best match for your PC and operating system.
If you don’t know the model name or number, you can start to narrow your search down by choosing which category of Compaq device you have (such as Printer, Scanner, Video, Network, etc.). Start by selecting the correct category from our list of Compaq Device Drivers by Category.
Need more help finding the right driver? You can request a driver and we will find it for you. We employ a team from around the world. They add hundreds of new drivers to our site every day.
Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the Driver Update Utility for Compaq. It is a software utility that will find the right driver for you - automatically.
Compaq updates their drivers regularly. To get the latest Windows 10 driver, you may need to go to Compaq website to find the driver for to your specific Windows version and device model.
After you download your new driver, then you have to install it. To install a driver in Windows, you will need to use a built-in utility called Device Manager. It allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.
In Windows 8.1 & Windows 10, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager
In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager
In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager
In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager
In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button
Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.
Select the Driver tab.
Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.
In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.
Tech Tip: Driver downloads and 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.
If you are having trouble installing your driver, you should use the Driver Update Utility for Compaq. It is a software utility that automatically finds, downloads and installs the right driver for your system. You can even backup your drivers before making any changes, and revert back in case there were any problems.
Try it now to safely update all of your drivers in just a few clicks. Once you download and run the utiliy, it will scan for out-of-date or missing drivers:
When the scan is complete, the driver update utility will display a results page showing which drivers are missing or out-of-date. You can update individual drivers, or all of the necessary drivers with one click.
For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.
These instructions will help you to manually update drivers for Compaq hardware quickly & easily.
|Compaq Driver Update Utility||dfsetup.exe||269 KB||178,581||Free Download >>|
|Compaq CQ58 Driver||Compaq_CQ58_Driver.zip||5.0 MB||73,069||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario V2000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||5.6 MB||121,760||Free Download >>|
|Compaq 10/100TX PCI Intel UTP Driver||SP5729.exe||897.5 KB||52,036||Free Download >>|
|286 and 386/20 and up Driver||sp0308.zip||453.2 KB||4,097||Free Download >>|
|Integrated 10/100 Ethernet Adapter Driver||EN1207DTXv133.zip||550.9 KB||76,373||Free Download >>|
|presario v3000 Driver||audio.rar||2.3 MB||10,983||Free Download >>|
|ATI WDM Bt829Pro Video Capture Driver||156112.ZIP||7.0 MB||7,631||Free Download >>|
|KB-0133 Driver 271122-001 Driver||CompaqKeyboard... 133.exe||6.7 MB||30,825||Free Download >>|
|Compaq 10/100 TX PCI Intel UTP Controller (ODI) Driver||nic.zip||1.4 MB||29,467||Free Download >>|
|presario v 3000 Driver||wireless.rar||2.8 MB||3,858||Free Download >>|
|Synaptics PS/2 TouchPad Driver||LaptopTouchPadDrivers.zip||2.6 MB||2,287||Free Download >>|
|PO7456 Driver||HP_USB_Multiba... ver.zip||4.8 KB||3,507||Free Download >>|
|Compaq [Presario] F700 (F750us) Driver||video.rar||50.3 MB||3,910||Free Download >>|
|KB-9963 Driver||sp20817.zip||7.8 MB||1,708||Free Download >>|
|(MOBILE ASSIST)Realtek RTL8139/810x Family Fast Ethernet NIC Driver||Network.rar||2.3 MB||854||Free Download >>|
|Presario 1200 Driver||Presario_1200.zip||24.5 MB||40,217||Free Download >>|
|Armada 1580 DT Driver||SP10870.exe||990.8 KB||1,871||Free Download >>|
|Intel(r) 82810-DC100 Graphics Controller 4.12.01.2576 Driver||i810_40.exe||7.8 MB||27,398||Free Download >>|
|Presario 2195 and 2100 series Driver||n/a||SP30515.iso||2.6 MB||111||Free Download >>|
|Intel(R) 82801GB/GR (ICH7 Family) LPC Interface Controller - 27B8 Driver||Drivers_Compaq... nXP.exe||25.3 MB||3,316||Free Download >>|
|CRD-8322B Driver||MSCDROM.INF||37.4 KB||6,680||Free Download >>|
|ATI Rage Mobility AGP Driver||SP11849.EXE||2.9 MB||17,690||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario 7478 Onboard VGA Driver||SP15767.exe||16.6 MB||5,180||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario 5000 Driver||win9xe67.exe||4.7 MB||26,470||Free Download >>|
|1692 Driver||SP8456.exe||4.3 MB||2,857||Free Download >>|
|Presario 5000 series Driver||sp19470.exe||5.6 MB||3,061||Free Download >>|
|NVIDIA Quadro FX Go1400 Driver||video.rar||50.3 MB||252||Free Download >>|
|Compaq CQ58 Driver||Compaq_CQ58_Driver.zip||5.9 MB||68,341||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario 5000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||2.5 MB||164,594||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario 700 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||4.9 MB||124,921||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario CQ57 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||3.6 MB||15,663||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario CQ58 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||4.8 MB||94,144||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario CQ81 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||3.0 MB||71,871||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario M2000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||5.5 MB||154,453||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario V6000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||2.4 MB||104,419||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario V2000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||2.8 MB||57,275||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario CQ42 166TX Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||5.0 MB||168,531||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario CQ60 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||5.6 MB||90,872||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario SR5000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||1.3 MB||35,289||Free Download >>|
|Compaq NC3121 Fast Ethernet Driver||Compaq_NC3121_... ver.zip||5.7 MB||185,972||Free Download >>|
|Compaq D51C Driver||Compaq_D51C_Driver.zip||3.6 MB||107,952||Free Download >>|
|Compaq Presario SR1000 Driver||Compaq_Presari... ver.zip||1.4 MB||98,139||Free Download >>|