Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: Acer Inc.
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 77.1 KB
Operating System: Windows Vista, Windows 7
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 12 Dec 2008
The display subsystem of any computer system is considered by many experts as not only one of the most vital but also possibly the most complicated. This is primarily because it is responsible for properly representing to the computer user any information that has been processed by the computer system. The complexity that is associated with this particular subsystem stems from the fact that it is made up of various software and hardware elements. Taking this into consideration, the ACER V173 (Analog) and its accompanying device driver need to effectively function in conjunction with the present capabilities of the other elements of the display subsystem. Since the ACER V173 (Analog) serves as the main interface to the computer user the device driver must be able to efficiently maintain communication links with all other elements of the display subsystem otherwise potential display errors may occur.
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
In any computer system information is processed based on a set of mathematical calculations. This means that the computer system itself makes use of a number system (binary) which is not readily understood by any average computer user. This type of standard is normally referred to as machine language because it is understood by machines (computers) and serves as their native language. The role of the device driver of the ACER V173 (Analog) and those of the display subsystem is to effectively translate this machine language to a human readable form to be appreciated by the computer user. In this scenario the ability of the various display subsystem components to communicate with each other becomes of vital importance. The device driver also explicitly identifies to the underlying operating system environment the specific capabilities of the attached hardware component. This will allow the other elements to correctly structure commands and instructions that are sent to the display monitor. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ACER V173 (Analog) errors before installing any driver updates.