Category: Monitor & Video Cards
Manufacturer: Acer Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 1.91 MB
Operating System: Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98 SE, Windows NT, Windows NT4, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.206 / 26 Jan 1999
The Acer 76sl is a display hardware that is connected to the standard 15-pin D-sub interface port of the computer system. The Acer 76sl connects directly to the VGA output port of the graphics card which is used to relay processed information sent from the active application. The Acer 76sl and its corresponding driver functions in conjunction with that of the display driver and the currently installed graphics processing card of the host machine. These components together define the best display quality that can be achieved by a particular computer system. The driver for the Acer 76sl will also inform the active software application the best possible display that can be used to represent the processed data. This information helps the software program to determine the correct instructions that can be sent to the graphics card and the display monitor.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The driver for the Acer 76sl like other hardware driver files is responsible for the extraction of an information file in the host computer system. This information file is used by the operating system in order to determine the type, model, and manufacturer of the attached device. These data are also stored in the hardware database and made available to all installed programs in the computer system. The driver likewise explicitly states the location for all support files required by the display monitor. The Acer 76sl device driver also dictates to the operating system the maximum and minimum values that can be assigned to specific display properties. This means that any value below or above these limitations may result in a display error or simply a blank screen. The driver also indicates how the Acer 76sl handles color display representation. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Acer 76sl errors before installing any driver updates.