5.6.5.9698 – Release Date: 2018.09.04

+ Added a Help button which can direct you to the troubleshooting page when you accidentally bump into the Unable to connect to the remote server error  

* Improved the step-by-step guide of the manual driver update process in the Free version

– Fixed some backup bugs, including pop-up errors during a printer driver backup, message not fully shown in backup error message boxes and unable to open backup folders

– Fixed some other minor bugs



5.6.4.5551 – Release Date: 2018.07.30

+ Added the Japanese customized version, including changing the purchase procedure and improving the Japanese translation 

+ Added the Chinese translation

* Changed the default open page to the Driver Backup page when clicking the Tools tab

– Fixed some bugs



5.6.3.3792 – Release Date: 2018.06.27

+ Added the Menu button  on the left of the Hardware Info page and the Tools page 

+ Added the Get pro version button on the left of the Settings page

+ Automatically redirect to the Buy Now page in corresponding language according to the language in Driver Easy

* Improved the Launch screen when opening Driver Easy

* Improved the User Interface within Driver Easy, including the colors and the design of buttons

– Fixed some minor bugs



5.6.2.12777 – Release Date: 2018.04.13

+ Added ‘How to Uninstall Driver Easy’ on the About page 

* Simplified and improved the installation process

* Improved the Japanese and Czech translation

* Improved the security certified icons on the Update page

* Changed the icons next to the devices on the Update page

* Unified and improved the progress bar design

* Improved the design for the dialogs in the installation process

* Reduced the size of installation package

– Fixed some bugs



5.6.1.14162 – Release Date: 2018.03.08

* Improved the UI design, including the style and color of some buttons and icons

– Fixed minor bugs


5.6.0.6935 – Release Date: 2018.01.16

+ Adds WHQL certification info and message so you can see that drivers we provide are safe, secure, up-to-date and compatible with Windows and all the most popular combinations of hardware and software. (More on WHQL…) 

+ Now you can export your system information (Pro version only) 

+ You can choose whether to create a scheduled task when you install Driver Easy

* Improves the design in the download interface

* Improves the compatibility on high resolution systems

* Improves the download percentage and file size design, so they are more pleasant to your eyes

* Your PC won’t go to sleep mode when Driver Easy is downloading or installing drivers for you

* Enhances the feedback function, so now you can send us back the base64 error report during scan

– Fixes a bug with the scheduled scan. So now when you disable or enable the scheduled scan, the same setting applies to your system 

– Fixes minor bugs with the restore point function

– Fixes some minor errors in the Spanish version

– Fixes the 407 error in some proxy server settings


5.5.6.18080 – Release Date: 2017.12.20

+ Driver icons in the Devices with missing driver(s) category now indicates driver types, so you can see what types of drivers are missing 

+ Shows full device name when your mouse pointer hover over the device name in the driver update list 

+ Adds the stop scanning feature, so you can stop the scanning process whenever you want

+ The password for proxy server information is now invisible

* Improves the dialogue box for Driver Backup

– Fixes bugs with the side bar and the scan result bar display, and driver backup process  

– Fixes bugs with the scan crash when enable the “Get driver software from Windows Update” feature



5.5.5.4057 – Release Date: 2017.11.15

* Improves scan engine so it can identify the correct driver for the same hardware with different driver information  

* Improves the Arabic and Dutch translation  

* Slightly improves the category design in the Update screen

* Improves the stability of the download speed in the Free version

* Download process shows 1 decimal place for you to have a clearer view of large file download progress

– Fixes a crash bug when only one driver update is available in the Arabic version  

– Fixes other minor bugs



5.5.4.17697 – Release Date: 2017.10.10

+ Adds “Report Bugs” option in the Menu bar so you can directly report software bugs to us 

+ Adds translation for Arabic, Greek and Czech  

+ Driver Restore icon is now clickable for you to choose driver(s) to restore

* Items in the Update list are sorted alphabetically for you to locate easily



5.5.3.15599 – Release Date: 2017.08.15

+ Redesigns single driver update process on free version 

+ Adds single driver update instructions on the sidebar of the free version  

* Updates certain translation in Danish and German

* Updates wordings in System Restore window

– Fixes some bugs



5.5.2.18358 – Release Date: 2017.07.07


+ Rewrite scan engine to support Windows 10 new driver detection technology


Read more details: https://www.drivereasy.com/driver-easy-5-5-2-supports-new-scan-technique



5.5.1.14322 – Release Date: 2017.05.18


+ Redesigns UI for Hardware Info

+ Adapts to screen reader

+ Adds “Report Miss-detected Drivers” & “Improves Translation” link to menu list

* Updates German and Portuguese translations

* Improves driver scan server performance

* Improves create restore point logic, creates one restore point per day

* Standardizes all popup message designs

* Improves many UI & UX elements

– Fixes Technician License not showing full license key issue

– Fixes device name showing question mark (?) issue in some non-English environment

– Fixes some Windows 10 machines cannot create restore point issue

– Fixes many other minor bugs



5.5.0.5335 – Release Date: 2017.03.27


+ Redesigns UI, now with flat design

+ Rewrites Driver Backup & Driver Restore features completely

* Improves Feedback feature

* Adds Get free Ultimate Fix Guidebook (Windows 10) by sharing

– Fixes many minor bugs



5.1.7.31793 – Release Date: 2017.02.21


* Enhances Offline Scan feature, now supports both Ethernet & Wi-Fi devices

* Amends Unplugged Device notes, for easier understanding

* Last Scan time will automatically update

* Adds some missed multi-language translation

– Fixed some minor bugs



5.1.6.18378 – Release Date: 2017.01.16


+ Add Japanese, Danish Language UI

+ Add “Help Us Improve” link

* Improved Hardware Information detection

– Fixed “File size has changed” & “The file is damaged” during download progress

– Fixed some minor bugs