Windows 10: Win 10 Creators Update keeps killing my HP OJ6500 drivers/software
Win 10 Creators Update keeps killing my HP OJ6500 drivers/software
Never an issue before with this aging printer, I keep getting a message under "Device Performance and Health" that a new driver is recommended. After a few days, the printer will fail. I have the most updated driver/software for the printer - v14.8.0. I will remove and reinstall the driver/software, but without fail after a few restarts, the issue will recurr. HP support is of no help.
Lets try telling Windows that you will handle driver updates.
Windows + R keys
Click on Hardware tab
Click on Device Installation Settings
Click on No
A menu appears (first time) click Never Install driver software.
You may get a warning. Click the option that says I’ll take care of it (not exact words)
Then install your old driver.
Thanks Ken -
Let's see how that works.
Nope - getting the Windows Defender "One of your device drivers may not be working properly" again...
Did you open the device manager and see which device driver?
Did you confirm driver remained on older version or did it get updated?
Interesting that defender would have anything to do with drivers.
The printer shows up under other devices as not installed. Yet the device is currently working normally, but it will stop after a few days.
So when you install it do you see it getting the expected driver, the older one that you are installing?
If you check your Windows Update history do you see it installing this driver?
Does the printer still work?
Can you enter Defender and accept warning or exclude it from scan?
What happens if you disable this device, does it kill printing / faxing ?
Back in Anniversary Edition I always used Display Driver Uninstaller, but not sure if it's Creators compatible yet or not, recently had problems with DirectX, and Windows, and Games, ended up having to do clean install to fix it.
Currently Win 10 Pro with all updates as of today.
If I install Windows 10 Creators Update I know that i have the option to keep Files and Apps, but will I need to re-install all my programs/software ?
If its going to delete them then its a...
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I have just installed Driver Agent Plus and it shows 13 out of date drivers. Should I rely on Windows 10 to update necessary drivers or should I use a 3rd party program? If the latter is Driver Agent Plus a good choice.?
My set-up is as I want it...
Hi guys, I am really really tired of my Pro 4 already.
When I got the machine, it was wonders. The moment the Anniversary Update hit it, the sound is gone.
Every time I have to go to Device Manager, UNINSTALL the Realtek Audio driver.