Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
  1.    11 Feb 2017 #11
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 9,552
    Windows 10 Pro

    My vote is leave well enough alone as well. To me the time to try out those new drivers on the website is if you do a clean install of vanilla Windows 10 from Microsoft and there ends up being unknown devices or exclamation points in device manager. And, first thing when I purchase a new computer off the shelf is to make a backup image of the original factory software load - followed shortly by a clean install of vanilla Windows 10.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    11 Feb 2017 #12
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 898
    Windows 10 Home

    I concur with 'Ken' that the best place do update besides routine Windows Update is via the Device Manager. Just expand each major driver type and r-click and then 'Update Driver Software/Search automatically ...' If something isn't right afterward, you can repeat except click 'Properties' and roll back to previous version which, effectively, uninstalls and reinstall driver you KNOW was working. I do this every couple months and usually find something missed by Windows and the Mfr.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    11 Feb 2017 #13
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 10,604
    Windows 10 IoT

    ASUS K75DE laptop, Asus M4N68T-M V2 µATX Motherboard, and Asus M2N68-AM SE2 µATX Motherboard, all running just fine on the stock Windows update supplied drivers. There are no Windows 10 drivers listed for any of them on their respective ASUS support pages. I'm not a believer in those Driver Update utilities, even the ones offered up by the OEM itself. I've never found them to be reliable.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    11 Feb 2017 #14
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Pell City, Alabama 35125
    Posts : 1,246
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Can someone assist me on getting my drivers updated?


    The only thing about the ASUS that I don't like is that it doesn't have a backlit keyboard which means when I press the caps lock or number lock keys, it doesn't light up or tell me that caps lock or number lock is on. However, there is some kind of software that I can download from ASUS that tells me when caps or num lock is on or off. If someone could help me with that, that would be appreciated.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    11 Feb 2017 #15
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,639
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    If you have link I'd be happy to assist.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    11 Feb 2017 #16
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Pell City, Alabama 35125
    Posts : 1,246
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Caledon Ken View Post
    If you have link I'd be happy to assist.
    @Caledon Ken, I believe its on the ASUS website. One second while I pull it up.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  7.    11 Feb 2017 #17
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Pell City, Alabama 35125
    Posts : 1,246
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Access Denied

    Pull up this website and if you can find it, then look under ATK. I don't even know if it's installed. But I really don't think it is.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  8.    11 Feb 2017 #18
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,639
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    So that is a fix to something you likely already have.

    This is a zip so you would click on the link below. Once downloaded it should be a folder showing the zipped folder icon.

    http://dlcdnet.asus.com/pub/ASUS/nb/..._VER100050.zip

    You would right click on folder and select extract all. This will create a folder with the same name but it won't show the "Zipper"

    Create a restore point.
    Windows Key + R
    type sysdm.cpl
    Enter
    Window Opens
    Click on System Protection Tab
    Click on Create
    Follow the prompts.

    When restore point created go back to the extracted folder. Find Setup file and double click. Follow prompts. Now I can't find manual for product so not sure how to turn on. I can't install on my system but tomorrow I might have access to Asus laptop with this software, maybe.

    Now as an alternate I offer you this simple utility. Once downloaded, right click and scan with your AV. I just downloaded and scanned, no issues, but good to recheck. I use this on my hp laptop.

    http://keyboard-leds.com/files/keyboard-leds.exe

    Here is the original download page and it has a video.

    Free Caps Lock indicator software

    Once download, create restore point as above. When restore point created double click on keyboard-leds.exe This launches product. Set up with colors you want and other settings.

    This puts a small icon in your systray. Not sure how you have yours set up. If the icon doesn't show then

    Right click in task bar
    click "Settings" right at the bottom of menu.
    scroll down a little on right side and click on "Select which icons appear on task bar"
    Turn on "Keyboard Led's"


    Ken
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  9.    12 Feb 2017 #19
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,639
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    Hi Jesse.

    Check my wife's Asus laptop. She doesn't use this Asus feature. She has a very small indicator in the lower left corner of laptop keyboard surface.

    That keyboard LED's will do what you want, indicate caps and num locks. If you want to try it.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  10.    12 Feb 2017 #20
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Pell City, Alabama 35125
    Posts : 1,246
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by Caledon Ken View Post
    Hi Jesse.

    Check my wife's Asus laptop. She doesn't use this Asus feature. She has a very small indicator in the lower left corner of laptop keyboard surface.

    That keyboard LED's will do what you want, indicate caps and num locks. If you want to try it.
    What indicator are you talking about on your wife's computer? I downloaded the Keyboard LED software last night. So far it works fine.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 
Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
I don't see any option to adjust brightness (have updated drivers)
I have updated my drivers. I've looked at about 3 threads here and all the tutorials. I still don't see any way to adjust brightness, and this might be the reason I return this HP PC. Can anyone help me out? Its not in the settings in customize...
Drivers and Hardware
Playback Device not visible, Drivers updated, STUMPED
Hi guys, first post and I hope this is in the right place. I've recently had to do a system restore to an earlier point to get my computer going again. My problem is that after the restore, I have no sound. Here is what I've tried: ...
Drivers and Hardware
Microsoft’s Ultimate Laptop Updated with Latest NVIDIA GeForce Drivers
Microsoft’s "Ultimate Laptop" Updated with Latest NVIDIA GeForce Drivers Small update released by Microsoft for the Surface Book Source:...
Windows 10 News
Solved 14332 - Still installing updated Synaptics Drivers
Hi gang, Starting to drive me nuts, but not quite. System -> Advanced system Settings -> Hardware Tab -> Device Installation Settings: Set to NO. Still likes to update Synaptics, do you think it's because its the insider preview?
Windows Insider
Nvidia Display drivers updated for W10 DP (possibly)
I installed Windows 10 DP when it was released and got an error when trying to install the Windows 8.1 drivers from Nvidia's site, with the message "Nvidia installer cannot continue". Today I reinstalled Windows 10 DP again and downloaded the...
Graphic Cards
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:05.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums