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A device driver essentially allows smooth communication between a connected hardware device and the operating system OS. In computing, a device driver is a computer program that operates or controls a particular type of device that is attached to a computer. Additional notes Software drivers always run in kernel mode. Even drivers executing in user mode can crash a system if the device is erroneously programmed. In contrast, most user-level software on modern operating systems can be stopped without greatly affecting the rest of the system. The first component runs in user mode and presents the user interface. Our Review of DriverMax. As personal computers proliferated, it was clear to the entire technology industry that continuing this path would make computers more difficult and complex, rather than simpler and easier. This is done so the device driver can be activated as soon as it is needed. This product This page. AVG Driver Updater. What We Don't Like Limits driver downloads to one per day A driver's version number and date isn't shown to verify that the update is newer than the current one Won't automatically update the driver after the download Doesn't make restore points before updating drivers Shows ads.