DRIVERS: Windows - Updating, removing, 64 bit versions, etc

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'''Updating the GEAR drivers'''
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All Windows<br>
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To update the GEAR drivers,
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'''Difference between the driver programs'''
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'Driver_Installer.exe' will install the latest GEAR driver set, and remove the gearsec.exe driver and its associated registry entries, if present on Windows 2000 and XP. [ftp://downloads.gearsoftware.com/updates/windows/drivers/Driver_Installer.exe Click link to download.]<br>
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'Driver_Installer_Gearsec.exe' will install the latest GEAR driver set, but it will not remove the gearsec.exe driver and its associated registry entries.
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[ftp://downloads.gearsoftware.com/updates/windows/drivers/Driver_Installer_Gearsec.exe Click link to download.]<br>
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'''Removing:'''<br>
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The following can be used to completely remove the GEAR driver set from your system.  
The following can be used to completely remove the GEAR driver set from your system.  
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Use the [ftp://downloads.gearsoftware.com/updates/windows/drivers/Driver_Remover.exe GEAR Driver Remover.]<br>
Use the [ftp://downloads.gearsoftware.com/updates/windows/drivers/Driver_Remover.exe GEAR Driver Remover.]<br>
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Driver_Remover.exe will attempt to remove all GEAR drivers from a system.
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[ftp://downloads.gearsoftware.com/updates/windows/drivers/Driver_Remover.exe Click link to download.]
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Manually remove the drivers from your system.
Manually remove the drivers from your system.

Revision as of 20:52, 11 May 2006

Updating the GEAR drivers

To update the GEAR drivers, Difference between the driver programs

'Driver_Installer.exe' will install the latest GEAR driver set, and remove the gearsec.exe driver and its associated registry entries, if present on Windows 2000 and XP. Click link to download.

'Driver_Installer_Gearsec.exe' will install the latest GEAR driver set, but it will not remove the gearsec.exe driver and its associated registry entries. Click link to download.

Removing:
The following can be used to completely remove the GEAR driver set from your system.

Note: Completely removing the GEAR driver set from your system may result in GEAR software applications and any applications using the GEARwrks API not being able to "see" any recorders.

Use the GEAR Driver Remover.


Driver_Remover.exe will attempt to remove all GEAR drivers from a system.
Click link to download.



Manually remove the drivers from your system.

Windows 2000 and Windows XP Windows NT Windows 9x



For any GEAR driver issues, please see the drivers page on our website.

Also, see the gearsec.exe article as it contains relevant informtion regarding GEAR drivers and third-party software that utilize them

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