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How to Test Driver Compatibility for DeployAnywhere

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Article ID: 175227

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Products

Deployment Solution Ghost Solution Suite

Issue/Introduction

User wants to test the compatibility of a particular driver for DeployAnywhere.

Environment

Windows

Resolution

  1. Download the driver you wish to test onto the client machine
  2. Open up the Device Manager on your client machine
  3. Select the device you are trying to add driver for
  4. Select 'Update Driver'
  5. Hit 'Browse my computer for driver software' and navigate to the location where the driver you wish to test is stored 
  6. Select the driver - if it accepts the driver here, the driver should be compatible with DeployAnywhere

NOTE:  Drivers requiring an executable to install are incompatible with DeployAnywhere. See TECH255199 for a workaround.