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I never understood why you people always want to update to the latest driver.. The updates are for new games / video cards. If the new driver does not bring anything specific for P3D, I just ignore it.


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40 minutes ago, willy647 said:

I never understood why you people always want to update to the latest driver.. The updates are for new games / video cards. If the new driver does not bring anything specific for P3D, I just ignore it.

Well, Willy, general speaking your right. It is not mandatory to update allways everything right after a new release is issued. But there is lot more changing in the background you would never be aware of which makes it usefull to update those important drivers at some point. For instance Microsoft just exspect the latest drivers for hardware are installed, and though you could have issues after a windows update which cause CTD because of security or access changes in the filesystem between windows and major hardware and their drivers, if they are not the latest etc. etc. 

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Plus, some driver versions actually have security vulnerabilities.

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Best regards, Dimitrios

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Plus Plus... some of us people are beta testers and required to run the latest drivers.😁

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Ok, ok, ok, I get it 😄

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