Troubleshoot hardware issues with these five free tools

3DP Chip

Sometimes hardware problems can be attributed to bad or missing device drivers. 3DP Chip can help you locate drivers for your computer. Upon installation, the software scans your computer and identifies your CPU, motherboard, video card, sound card, network card, etc.

By Brien Posey

Brien Posey is a seven-time Microsoft MVP. He has written thousands of articles and written or contributed to dozens of books on a variety of IT subjects.