Advanced Settings


Advanced Settings

You can do A LOT with Driver Assist! The program offers several features that you can customize to get the most out of your driver updating experience.


How to Ensure You’re Using the Latest Driver Assist Version

We believe that it’s OUR responsibility to provide you with the LATEST version of our program at all times. When you launch Driver Assist, you will be asked to download the latest version of our application IF we deployed a new one. You will be benefiting from TONS of amazing and exciting features we cook up IF you turn on the following setting.


  • On the Main Window, click Settings.
  • Under Settings, click Check for a new version of Driver Assist during program start.


Daily Driver Maintenance with Driver Assist

Computer hardware manufacturers The company that created the hardware device you are using; e.g., Asus, Dell, HP, Realtek, Samsung, Logitech, etc.release updated drivers all the time. To ensure that you don’t miss out on important driver updates, it is highly recommended to run Driver Assist daily.


  • On the Main Window, click Settings.
  • Under Settings, click Start Driver Assist on login.

If you don’t want DriverMaintenance to launch when you start up your system, un-check this option.


Easily Access Driver Assist

When you exit Driver Assist, the program minimizes to your Taskbar (lower right-hand side of your Windows® screen). this will enable you to easily access the application at all times.

If you right-click the DriverMaintenance taskbar icon, you can do any of the following:

  • Open = launches the application.

  • Register = opens your Internet browser to the register page of Driver Assist.

  • Check for New Drivers = launches the application and immediately performs a driver scan When your computer is checked for old, corrupt or missing drivers; and driver update recommendations are made..

  • Exit = completely closes down the application.


For other advanced application features, please click on any of the following.

Change Driver Download Location

Change Driver Backup Location

Apply Proxy Settings

How to Ignore Drivers

How to Backup Drivers to an External Medium for Use in Another PC

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