Category: Video Card
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not stated
Operating System: Windows 98, NT, 2000, XP and ME
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.168 / 2005
The GeForce4 420 GO (32M) is a video card manufactured by NVIDIA to deliver fast and feature-laden computing experiences to PCs and notebooks. The technologies integrated into the GeForce card has a revolutionary core, which enhance e s video playback, DVD playback and increase performance of video related activities. The card can be fitted to powerful, thin, or light notebooks to provide them with mobile graphic processing units, which in turn make mobile computing an equally powerful tool, just like graphic computing on desktop computers. The GeForce graphics cards are made for use on Windows XP, 2000, NT and 98. The driver for GeForce 4 420 GO (32M) for notebooks is usually provided by the official manufacturer during purchase. Downloaded drivers do not usually work in notebooks. As such, users should preserve the original installation CD for use in future.
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 reason why GeForce 4 420 GO (32M) does not use downloaded drivers is that most laptop manufacturer customize the device implementation thus custom-making OEM for laptop drivers for similar chips. As such, notebook users who need to update the graphic card drivers need to try updating the same from the notebook manufacturer's official website. This is because the drivers at NVIDIA.com are general and therefore more likely disappointing to laptop users. They however can be useful for desktop users. Laptop users can alternatively download drivers for GeForce 4 MX 420 for NVIDIA.com, as it is known to work on the graphics card. However, the user should ensure that he/she has downloaded the most recent version of the driver. When installing the latter drivers, the system will indicate that NVIDIA card is not available and hence s tore the files in the C directory. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and GeForce4 420 GO (32M) errors before installing any driver updates.