When time comes to reinstall the drivers you can copy the folders back.
Device drivers enable hardware components -- such as video cards, webcams and monitors -- to interface with the operating system and its high-level applications.
Unless you have reason to believe that your system requires the gearsec service (see below), you should use this version of the GEAR drivers.After updating to the latest version of Apple's i Tunes for Windows application, users report 'missing drives' with i Tunes.Hello Secret Squirrel, and welcome to Seven Forums.You might see if you can use Device Manager as in the tutorial below.Ruri Ranbe has been working as a writer since 2008. Ranbe also has more than six years of professional information-technology experience, specializing in computer architecture, operating systems, networking, server administration, virtualization and Web design.
Windows 7 is a clear and user-friendly operating system for the most part, but some things can be difficult to track down when you need them, such as printer driver files.clean install of W7 via an upgrade disc but using OEM prod key off machine decal (had to use MS phone activation - but successful) to avoid bloatware from recovery disc/oem.nagging little voice told me to leave recovery partition undisturbed.See: CD/DVD drives disappear after installing i Tunes [↑] There appears to be an incompatibility between older versions of the GEAR Software drivers and the Intel Application Accelerator with certain combinations of Intel chipsets and operating systems.To determine which Intel chipset is being used on the motherboard, download the Intel Chipset Identification Utility from Intel's website.We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. WARNING: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system.