Drivers and Registry are two core parts of window operating system, in fact most devices won’t even work if you don’t have required device driver installed in your hard disk. In short, drivers helps your PC to recognize and communicate the instructions to those devices.
Even a small error in loading of drivers could cause instability or block booting of an operating system. Such an importance of drivers makes it highly essential to backup your drivers once in a while and a free tool named Double Driver can make this task a piece of cake for you.
Double Driver is 2 MB sized portable tool which can be extracted and used from anywhere in your system or external drives. Upon launch, it immediately starts scanning your system for the installed drivers.
After analyzing your system Double Driver lists the most important driver with important details such as version, provider, date etc. From there you can choose the drivers you want to backup. You can also backup your drivers as compressed folder which will save your disk space and can be easily restored at a later point in one go.
It also allows you to backup your drivers of another OS installation on a second partition. All you need to do is clock on “Scan Other System button” to backup a non – live version of windows and rest will be done by Double Driver.
To Restore the drivers go to restore tab, select the location of your backup folder, load it and then It will show you the list of the drivers which can be restored.
Main Features of Double Drive
- Backup drivers from non-live/non-booting Windows.
- Backup drivers to compressed folder, structured folders, and self-extracting capability.
- Portable ( no need to install on your PC ).
- List, print, and save the drivers details.
Overall, Double Driver is useful tool and can prove quite handy if you have lost your driver CD or wasn’t able to find a specific driver online. It works with Windows XP/Vista/7 (32-bit or 64-bit). Note: – Make sure to launch Double Driver as an administrator.