Category: Monitor and video cards
Manufacturer: Matrox Electronic Systems Ltd
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 32 Mb
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows X
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.168 / 2000
The Matrox G550 Series drivers are available for download from the Matrox website (http://www.matrox.com/graphics/). Once it has downloaded save it on the computer and unzip as they usually come in .zip format and then connect Matrox G550 Series to computer. Right click on the My Computer icon and select Properties and then on the Hardware tab select the Device Manager option. Under the display category you will find the Matrox G550 Series. Double click on device to open and select Reinstall Driver option. Select the Install from specific location option and check the Include this location option and select the Browse option to select the Matrox driver. Select the Next icon to continue and click Finish button to complete installation
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 Matrox G550 series video card comes with 32MB of DDR and is compatible with the dual-monitor output and has a VGA as well as a DVI port. It also comes with a DVI to VGA adaptor that enables simultaneous connection of up to two VGA monitors to the card. Its pocket friendly price coupled with its dual-head support, and the awesome 2D graphics are its strongest points especially for those whose main requirement for performance is graphical user interface (GUI) work rather than gaming. The Matrox G550 card is the most reasonably priced card with dual-monitor support and is easy to set up for both the X and Windows 98 for dual-head use. As though that wasn't it even comes with a customized set up card that works in FreeBSD. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Matrox G550 Series errors before installing any driver updates.