Category: Monitor and Video Card
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 50 KB
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 1.5, A15 / 01 Sep 2000
The Dell P790 is likewise known as the Dell UltraScan P790 device. It is a 17 inch color CRT (cathode ray tube) flat monitor display device full of features at an inexpensive price that is ideal for busy corporate professional environments. This monitor display device makes use of a flat CRT that can aid in minimizing geometric distortion and decreasing the reflective glare which can lead to eyestrains. This device has an 85 hertz (Hz) maximum refresh rate and a 1280 X 1024 display resolution. The display driver of the Dell P790 CRT monitor is a kernel mode dynamic link library (DLL) with the primary task of rendering. In the event that a software application calls a graphics request that is device independent, the GDI (graphics device interface) will then process the instructions and then call on the driver. In turn, the driver will translate the requests into commands so that the video hardware can accurately draw the graphics.
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
This display driver is likewise capable of directly accessing the hardware because there is a host of functionalities contained in graphics hardware. This wide array and accessibility of functionalities within the GDI delivers considerable flexibility when employing the Dell P790 monitor display device’s display driver. By default, the GDI manages drawing tasks on bitmaps in the standard format like on hardware, which includes a frame buffer. The driver is capable of implementing and hooking any of the drawing features that is given special support by the hardware. For tasks that are complex and not so time-critical, the display driver for the Dell P790 CRT display device can boot functions back to the GDI and allow the GDI to perform the task. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Dell P790 errors before installing any driver updates.