Installing drivers on Gateway® NV53 notebook computers

Learn more to install drivers on Gateway NV53 notebook computers.

Your Gateway NV53 notebook computer has many internal components such as graphics cards, video cards, sound cards, network cards, and so on. All these components have to be working well to the system to function properly. Drivers are the link between the Operating System installed on your computer and the various hardware components. Drivers are essential for the hardware components to understand the requirements of the Operating System and for the OS to understand the results produced by the components. Gateway NV53 also has a software known as BIOS which ensures the working state of the components when the system is starting up. Drivers for your Gateway NV53 can be sourced from the official website of Gateway. When selecting the drivers or BIOS for Gateway NV53, users must make sure that they are of the correct type specification and latest series. Installation of incorrect or outdated drivers/BIOS might cause many problems and can even make the system inoperable. If Gateway NV53 users do not have any knowhow regarding how to find correct drivers/BIOS, separate software such as Driver Genius can be also used to find them.

Following details gives users more information regarding tips to install drivers/BIOS on Gateway NV53:

  • Close unwanted services

  • Scan and remove infections

  • Create data backup

Close unwanted services

When your Gateway NV53 is operating on running, lot of unwanted services would be running in the background. All Gateway NV53 users installing drivers or BIOS are recommended to close these services running in the background using the task manager of the system. This would reduce chances of these services interfering with the driver installation process and causing issues.

Scan and remove infections

Gateway NV53 users must scan the system with an updated antivirus program before installing any drivers or making any changes with the BIOS. This is because if malware infections are present within the system, then the drivers or the BIOS being changed would get infected and damaged beyond a state of repair.

Create data backup

Any problems with the BIOS installation process can make the system inoperable. Similarly, problems with the drivers installed on the system can also cause startup issues. Therefore Gateway NV53 users updating BIOS or installing drivers are suggested to create a backup of all data on the system onto a separate media. It is also recommended that users create a restore point with the System Restore feature.

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