Caution Level: Safe
Operating System: Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 22.214.171.124 / 01 Aug 2002
The D-Link VGA Webcam has a huge quantity of drivers that may be used to make the webcam to work better. There are daily updates that may be found for the webcam and they are constantly tested to make sure that they are not infected with any virus or any malicious software. The latest version of the driver, the 126.96.36.199 needs to be the one running in the system. With this latest driver, the full functions of the 188.8.131.52 device driver will be utilized making the work of the D-Link VGA Webcam be better and easier. Updates for this driver should be constantly checked. Using old versions may create certain conflicts between the device and the driver which in turn causes errors in the image work. The correct driver version for the D-Link VGA Webcam should be downloaded and installed.
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
Before making the update of the driver, a backup of the previous driver should be made as an initial step. This is done to prevent an incorrect version of the driver from being installed. When the incorrect driver is installed, it will obviously not work, therefore the backed up driver will then be re-installed before the correct driver has been downloaded and installed. There may be instances where the driver may also be corrupt. To have a genuine and corrupt and viral free driver, it is recommended that the download of the driver be undertaken in a trusted web site that has been given the mandate by the manufacturing company to provide the driver for download. The sites that cannot be trusted may install malware to the system and allow attackers from remote locations to gain access to the PC. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and D-Link VGA Webcam errors before installing any driver updates.