Driver Booster PRO Changelog

What's new in Driver Booster PRO 6.0.0.264 Beta 1

June 21st, 2018
  • Supported updating 3,000,000+ drivers & components passing Microsoft WHQL tests and strict IObit Review tests.
  • New Game Ready drivers for better game performance and stability.
  • New Boost module offers a 1-click solution for ultimate gaming experience/top system performance.
  • Enhanced Scan Engine for faster scan and more stable connection.
  • Enhanced Auto Driver Update to automatically update the selected types of drivers only.
  • Enhanced Fix No Sound for better sound repair capability.
  • Enhanced Driver Backup and Restore for faster loading and matching speed.
  • Improved Clean Unplugged Device Data to support viewing details and ignoring device data.
  • Improved Feedback to display solutions to some specific requests.
  • More intuitive UI and more consistent operation

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.4.0.832 (May 4th, 2018)

  • Fully supported updating drivers for the latest Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803).
  • Added driver updates for Intel, Nvidia, AMD Graphics, etc.
  • Added 24*7 Telephone Tech Support for faster support.
  • Optimized Settings to make it more concise.
  • Enhanced the program's self inspection to ensure it works properly.
  • Optimized registration process.
  • Fixed all known bugs.

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.3.0.752 (March 23rd, 2018)

  • Supported updating drivers for more devices, such as AMD Athlon 200GE Processors, AMD Ryzen series Processors, and Intel 8th Gen Processors
  • Added Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.1 in Game Components
  • Further enhanced Fix No Sound tool
  • More accurate driver name displayed during driver installation
  • Fixed the occasional '-5' error in the activation process
  • Fixed all known bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.2.0.686 (January 12th, 2018)

  • Expanded driver database, including new NVIDIA graphic drivers to support NVIDIA TITAN V and new AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition to improve gaming experience.
  • More timely driver updates, esp. the critical ones.
  • Newly supported scanning under Proxy.
  • Optimized the update completion interface for better understanding.
  • Added White skin.
  • Fixed known bugs.

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.1.0.488 (November 17th, 2017)

  • Supported updating more drivers, including more Microsoft driver updates.
  • Newly supported custom skin color.
  • Improved 'Fix Network Failure' tool to fix 'Scan failed!' error caused by incorrect system time/date.
  • Optimized activation process to fix the occasional 'Invalid code' error.
  • Fixed all known bugs.

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.0.3.393 (October 11th, 2017)

  • Supported more than 1,000,000 official drivers
  • New database architecture for more accurate and faster driver matching
  • New scan engine connects to server via HTTPS for safer and faster scan
  • New download engine for faster downloading speed
  • New Auto Driver Update to automatically download and install drivers & game components when PC is idle
  • New timeline design for Driver Update History
  • Supported the latest driver installation rules of Windows 10 Build 14310 and later, like Anniversary Update and Creators Update
  • Supported more game components including Visual C++ 2017 Redistributable, Silverlight 6, Microsoft XML, and Microsoft Games for Windows Marketplace
  • Optimized Driver Backups & Restore for more convenient operation
  • Enhanced Fix No Sound tool
  • Brand-new intuitive UI
  • Supported 48 languages

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.0.1.112 RC (August 24th, 2017)

  • New Download Engine for faster downloading speed.
  • Strengthened the repair ability of Fix No Sound tool.
  • More user-friendly UI.
  • Supported 48 languages.
  • Fixed known bugs.

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.5.0.527 (August 24th, 2017)

  • Expanded driver database to support updating more devices like AMD EPYC, AMD Radeon RX Vega, and Intel Xeon Scalabe.
  • Optimized scan engine for safer and faster scan.
  • Optimized program's installation process.
  • Fixed known bugs.

New in Driver Booster PRO 5.0.0.191 Beta (July 21st, 2017)

  • Supports updating 1,000,000+ device drivers.
  • It uses HTTPS while linking to the online database to make sure users’ device and system information won’t be attacked while updating drivers.
  • More game components are supported now.

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.4.0.512 (May 3rd, 2017)

  • Supported updating more drivers and devices such as Geforce Game Ready Driver 381.89 for Nvidia Titan Xp
  • Optimized Download Engine for better downloading experience
  • Optimized Install Engine for higher installation efficiency
  • Effectively reduced the size of the installation package
  • Fixed known bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.3.0.504 (March 17th, 2017)

  • Supported the update of new game component Microsoft .NET Framework 4
  • Supported the update of NVIDIA GeForce 378.78 driver especially for the latest released GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics card
  • Supported disabling animation effects for better compatibility on low configured computers
  • Optimized Scan Engine helps to offer more stable and safer drivers
  • Enhanced Installation Engine for higher success rate of driver installation
  • Fixed known bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.2.0.478 (January 11th, 2017)

  • Supported the update of new game components Microsoft XNA Framework 3.0, 3.1, 4.0 and Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable etc.
  • Increased the frequency of database updates to provide you with more high-qualified drivers
  • Optimized Scan Engine for more accurate scanning
  • Enhanced Installation Engine by adding a security process to guarantee safe update without problem
  • Improved Fix Network Failure tool to get network connections issues fixed easily with higher success rate
  • Optimized interfaces of several functions for better user experience
  • Fixed known bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.1.0.389 (November 15th, 2016)

  • Expanded database supports more Windows 10 drivers and continuously supports old systems drivers, like Intel Old Core i3 / i5 / i7 drivers for Win XP.
  • Improved the download of Game Components for faster and more stable downloading (Pro Feature.
  • Added Driver Update Log offers you a convenient way to check driver update records.
  • Added Ignore option in driver rollback process helps to skip the problematic driver version more quickly.
  • Added 1-click screenshot function in Feedback for better user experience.
  • Optimized Download Engine for more stable and faster downloading.
  • Fixed known bugs.

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.0.3.322 (September 28th, 2016)

  • NEW:
  • Fully supported latest Windows 10 Anniversary Update.
  • Larger Database - Supported over 400,000 drivers for more exact match with your unique device.
  • Safer and More Stable Driver Updating - Each driver, even those passed WHQL Testing, has been strictly tested by our driver testing team.
  • Optimized Download Engine - Adopted auto downloading & new advanced driver compression technology for up to 130% faster speed.
  • Optimized Installation Engine - Increased installation speed and success rate.
  • More Powerful Toolkit - Enhanced Toolkit to fix more common issues of device error, network failure, etc.
  • Improved Ignore Function - Added 'Ignore this update only' option so you can still scan for later update.
  • Optimized Rescue - Supported manually creating and removing system restore points in a more easy-to-use interface.
  • Optimized Feedback - Intelligently recommend appropriate solutions to users’ common questions.
  • Professional Technical Support - All users’ feedback can be taken care of at the very first time.
  • Brand-New UI - Provided two sets of new skins (Black and Readable), simpler and easier to use.
  • Localization - Support 45 languages.
  • And more can be discovered by you.

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.5.0.785 (July 18th, 2016)

  • Updated Flash Player 22.0.0.209 to fix 52 security vulnerabilities
  • Added driver updates for Intel HD Graphics to fix security issues
  • Added driver update for AMD Radeon RX 480 to fix power consumption bug for better game performance
  • Added driver update for NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
  • Further optimized driver download engine for higher download success ratio
  • Optimized product flow for better user experience
  • Fixed known bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.0.0.160 Beta 1 (June 29th, 2016)

  • Larger Database - Supported updating over 400,000 drivers including Nvidia Geforce 10 series driver.
  • Optimized Download Engine
  • Supported multi-format driver download.
  • New advanced compression technology and auto-downloading the best matched driver can greatly increase download success rate and save your time.
  • With latest break-point resume technology and automatic retry mechanism, driver download process is much smoother.
  • Optimized Installation Engine - Supported installing drivers of various compression methods for higher installation success rate.
  • Improved Ignore function - Added 'Ignore this update only' option so you can still scan for later update.
  • Optimized Rescue- Newly designed process for easier and more intuitive driver backup and system restore. Supported manually creating and removing system restore point.
  • Optimized Feedback - Intelligently recommend appropriate solutions to user's question.
  • Enhanced Toolkit - Added System Information tool and provided skin for tools.
  • New Installer - Brand-new installer for better installation experience.
  • New designed UI - Smoother and better user experience.

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.4.0.769 (May 23rd, 2016)

  • Shortened download time significantly by adopting new driver compression algorithm.
  • Optimized the driver installing engine by providing multiple installing plans for more stable and safer installation.
  • Updated Nvidia Quadro Driver for better VR performance and better support for OpenGL with VR SLI
  • Updated drivers for Nvidia (including GeForce, Quadro, Tesla, ION Series), Intel(HD Graphics, Iris, NUC, Compute Stick Series), AMD(Chipset, Crimson, Radeon, Fury, HD Series), Realtek (RTL81*, RTL84*) etc.
  • Fixed known bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.3.0.744 (March 24th, 2016)

  • Optimized online database for better device-driver match and faster scan
  • Optimized Toolkit to fix more device problems
  • Supported Oculus VR drivers updates to bring the cutting-edge technology
  • Added driver updates for Intel 6th Generation CPU and Iris Pro and HD Graphics, AMD Radeon Crimson, Nvidia, etc.
  • Fixed bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.2.0.696 (January 19th, 2016)

  • Added a new tool to fix various device errors and integrated all the 5 tools into Toolkit
  • Optimized a lot features for better user experience
  • Optimized the driver download engine for higher download success ratio
  • Optimized the driver installation engine for smarter and safer installation
  • Added driver updates for Realtek Audio ALC8xx, ALC9xx, ALC2xx and Intel, AMD, Nvidia graphics to improve audio & video performance
  • Added more Windows 10 driver updates including Graphics, Net, Audio, etc.
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.1.0.332 (November 18th, 2015)

  • Fixed most scan failures with the scan engine optimized
  • Added 4 tools to fix common problems like no sound, network failure, etc
  • Improved driver update process to smartly adjust display, audio, and more settings
  • Better support for high resolution screens including 2K, 3K, and 4K
  • Added support for touchscreen to use more easily
  • Added localization for Arabic, Persian, and Ukrainian
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.0.3.257 (September 23rd, 2015)

  • Full Support for Windows 10 - Powerful database provides driver updates after Windows upgrade
  • Larger Database - Support over 200,000 drivers
  • Expanded Game Components Database - Include VC Runtime 2008, VC Runtime 2010, and VC Runtime 2012
  • Added Auto Download Feature - Download drivers at system idle time and save update time by half or more
  • Added Search Feature - Find devices rapidly and accurately
  • Added Auto-backup Feature - Help restore unwanted driver updates anytime
  • Added Device Fix Feature - Detect missing and faulty drivers to fix device problems securely
  • Optimized Uninstall Feature - Clean up unplugged devices no longer used
  • Upgraded Engine - Scan and install outdated drivers more precisely and quickly
  • New UI - Brand-new user friendly GUI and provide 3 skins: Black, White, and Interstellar
  • Localization - Support 41 languages

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.0.2.94 Beta 2 (August 6th, 2015)

  • Full Support for Windows 10 - Powerful database provides driver updates after Windows upgrade
  • Expanded Game Components Database - Include VC Runtime 2008, VC Runtime 2010 and VC Runtime 2012
  • Added White Skin - Customize UI with more options
  • Optimized Uninstall Feature - Clean up unplugged devices that are no longer used
  • Optimized Driver Backup Feature - Save driver backups more securely
  • Optimized Scan Engine - Scan drivers more rapidly
  • Added Localization
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.4.0.19 (July 7th, 2015)

  • Expanded database for more driver updates
  • Added updates for the game components VC Runtime 2008 & VC Runtime 2012
  • Added "Uninstall" option for unplugged devices
  • Added Bosnian localization
  • Improved GUI design
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.0.0.240 Beta 1 (June 17th, 2015)

  • 30% Larger Database - Support over 130,000 drivers
  • New UI - Easier to use
  • Upgraded Engine - Scan and install outdated drivers more precisely and quickly
  • Added Device Fix Feature - Detect missing and faulty drivers to fix device problems securely
  • Added Idle Download Feature - Download drivers at system idle time and reduce update time by half or more
  • Added Search Feature - Locate devices rapidly and accurately
  • Added Auto-backup Feature - Help restore unwanted driver updates anytime
  • More to Be Discovered by You

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.3.0.134 (April 8th, 2015)

  • Larger database for more driver updates
  • Support drivers from Intel, NVIDIA, AMD, etc. for Windows 10 Technical Preview
  • Faster scan speed and more precise scan result
  • Simpler and easier installation process
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.2.0.155 (February 6th, 2015)

  • Expanded database for more driver updates
  • Optimized scan engine and fixed scan failure problem
  • Optimized performance to fix occasional slow response and freezing screen
  • Added a new colorful skin and improved GUI design
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.1.0.161 (December 17th, 2014)

  • Expanded 20% driver database to cover more specialty devices
  • Smarter driver scan for higher device-driver match accuracy
  • Optimized online database for more effective scan
  • Added driver list export feature
  • Supported high-resolution screens including 4K for better user experience
  • Improved skins for better user interface
  • Added Georgian localization
  • Fixed minor bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.0.2.220 (October 21st, 2014)

  • Expanded driver database - Escalated database for more driver updates
  • Driver roll back feature - Easily restore drivers to previous version once unexpected happens
  • Faster download speed - Available for both PRO and FREE users, faster than any previous version
  • Brand-new UE & UI - Improved the GUI to be simple, concise, and easy for smoother user experience and supported font size adjusting
  • Online database update - This update method ensures drivers are always the latest
  • Smart Installation Mode - Enjoy gaming or other full screen tasks better without any interruption
  • Small size VS big space - More valuable space are saved with small program setup file and sharply reduced driver installation packages
  • Enhanced Rescue Center - Strengthen restore feature to maximumly ensure your computer's security once unexpected happens
  • Supported game components - Supported the scanning for game components for gamers and you can also set to not scan them
  • Supported unplugged devices - Supported the scanning for unplugged devices and pre-installing right drivers for easy plug and play
  • Improved feedback - Supported file attachment when submitting a feedback
  • Supported Windows 10 Preview
  • Support 40 languages - Albanian, Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Belarusian, Catalan, ChineseSimp, ChineseTrad, Czech, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Maltese, Malayalam, Mongolian, Polish, Portuguese(PT-BR), Portuguese(PT-PT), Russian, Serbian(Cyrillic), Serbian(Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Thai, Ukrainian and Vietnamese

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.0.1.1114 Beta 2 (September 5th, 2014)

  • Expanded driver database – Keep expanding the database for more and more driver updates
  • Optimized engines - Optimized the scan engine and installation engine for better driver update performance
  • Supported unplugged devices – Supported the scanning for unplugged devices and pre-installing right drivers for easy plug and play
  • Better UE & UI - Provided better user experience by supporting adjusting font size and improved the GUI
  • Improved feedback – Supported file attachment when submitting a feedback
  • Game Components – Added option to set whether scan updates for Game Components
  • Fixed Minor Bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 1.5.0.60 (August 8th, 2014)

  • Expanded the Database to Support More Devices
  • Improved GUI for Better User Experience
  • Optimized Driver Backup Feature
  • Fixed Minor Bugs
  • Added Support for Azerbaijani

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.0.0.723 Beta 1 (July 23rd, 2014)

  • Brand-new user interface - Simple, Concise, and Easy for Smoother User Experience
  • Game drivers database - Support numerous game drivers to better serve gamers
  • Online database update - Adopt online database update method to ensure drivers are always the latest
  • Smart Installation Mode - Enjoy gaming or other full screen tasks better without any interruption
  • Faster driver download speed - Both PRO and FREE version users can benefit from this feature
  • Small size VS big space - Save more valuable space with small program setup file and sharply reduced driver installation packages
  • Driver roll back feature - Easily restore drivers to previous version once unexpected happens
  • Enhanced Rescue Center - Stronger restore options to maximumly ensure your computer's security once unexpected happens

New in Driver Booster PRO 1.4.0.61 (May 9th, 2014)

  • Expanded the Database to Support More Devices
  • Brand New Database with Driver Installation Size Reduced
  • Support Windows XP Permanently with Latest Drivers Installed to Minimize Security Risks
  • Optimized Driver Installation Engine to Fix the Package Extrication Failure Problem
  • Enhanced the Success Rate of Driver Installation
  • Added the Automatically Detect Proxy Feature
  • Minor GUI Improvements
  • Fixed Minor Bugs
  • Added Language for Slovak

New in Driver Booster PRO 1.3.0.172 (March 7th, 2014)

  • Optimized Driver Installation Engine with Higher Driver-Device Matching Accuracy
  • Expanded the Database to Support More Devices
  • Improved Stability in Audio and Display Driver Updating
  • Added the Uninstall Feature to Easily Uninstall Any Drivers
  • Added 24x7 Toll Free Phone Support
  • Minor GUI Improvements
  • Fixed Minor Bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 1.2.0.477 (January 7th, 2014)

  • Greatly Enhanced the Success Rate of Driver Installation by Employing the Brand New Driver Installation Engine
  • Added White Skin and Improved other GUI
  • Expanded the Database with Higher Matching Accuracy
  • Added More Driver Details Information
  • Optimized the Algorithm of WHQL Test Identification
  • Optimized the Download Error Judgment
  • Fixed the System Matching Error in Compatibility Mode
  • Fixed the Compatibility Problem with Dolby Home Theatre
  • Fixed the Backup Failure Problem
  • Fixed Minor Bugs
  • Added Support for Hebrew, Thai, Ukrainian, and Hrvatski

New in Driver Booster PRO 1.1.0.546 (November 11th, 2013)

  • Fully Supported Windows 8.1
  • Added the WHQL Test Identification Process for all supported Drivers for Securer and Stabler Driver Update
  • Expanded the Database for Supported Devices to Support More Devices
  • Adopted New Device Identification Technology to Detect More Outdated Devices
  • Enhanced Driver Downloading and Updating Speed
  • Added "Driver Backup" Function for PRO Users
  • Added "Shut down" & "Restart" Options after Updating Drivers
  • Improved the User Feedback Function
  • Minor GUI Improvements
  • Added Support for Bulgarian
  • Fixed Minor Bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 1.0.0.727 Stable (September 9th, 2013)

  • Features all the changes included in the previous Beta versions

New in Driver Booster PRO 4.0 Beta (August 31st, 2013)

  • Friendly Designed User Interface for Easier Understanding
  • One-Click Driver Updating for Maximum Hardware Performance
  • Specialized Driver Tweaking for Top Gaming Experience
  • High-Test Database Ensures the Steady and Secure of Driver Updating
  • Cloud Technology Automatically Ensures Database for Supported Devices are Always Up-to-Date
  • Silent Mode Automatically Updates Drivers in the Background
  • Supported Incremental Update Method to Save More Data
  • Enabled Upgrade Feature for up to 300% Faster Updating Speed
  • Supported 31 languages

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.1 Beta (August 29th, 2013)

  • Updated Drivers Database for More Supported Devices
  • Fixed General Bugs
  • Other Minor Improvements

New in Driver Booster PRO 3.0 Beta (August 2nd, 2013)

  • Updated Drivers Database for More Supported Devices
  • Improved Download & Installation Process
  • Improved Feedback Process
  • Fixed General Bugs

New in Driver Booster PRO 2.0 Beta (July 18th, 2013)

  • New Cloud Technology Automatically Ensures Database are Up-to-Date
  • New Silent Mode Automatically Updates Drivers in the Background
  • Improved Downloading for More Stable Performance
  • Supported More Devices
  • Supported 28 languages
  • Added Right-click Ignore Option
  • Fixed General Bugs