Driver Genius 12 Professional, from Avanquest, is an easy-to-use and powerful driver management tool for Windows that can back up, restore and update your drivers automatically with only a couple of mouse clicks! Driver Genius identifies all the hardware in the system, extracts their associated drivers from the hard disk and backs them up to a location of your choice. It can compress the backup drivers to a zip file, a self extracting file, or an independent auto-installer program. Then when you format and reinstall/upgrade your operating system, you can restore all the saved drivers just as if you had the original driver diskettes in your hands. After one system reboot, all hardware in your computer works well. You can also install drivers in command mode silently.
Driver Genius can also update the drivers of your system can’t find on its own! What’s more, this powerful and easy driver management tool can analyze your system and recommend suitable drivers for your PC from a database containing over 80,000 plus different drivers. The database contains drivers for the vast majority of hardware devices such as motherboards, video cards, sound cards, network cards, modems, monitors, mice, keyboards, digital cameras, video capture cards etc. All drivers are official versions or WHQL versions, you can use them without any compatibility worries. Moreover, Driver Genius can find these drivers that are no longer in use and quickly uninstall them.
Driver Genius Key Features:
- Updates Drivers – Automatically detect which drivers need updating. 1 Easy Step downloads!
- Installs Drivers – New Driver Install Wizard makes simplifies installation.
- Backups Drivers – Detect and backup installed devices drivers for your PC.
- Restores Drivers – Reinstalled your Operating System? Just 1 Click automatically reinstalls all your backup drivers.
- Uninstalls Drivers – Remove old and useless drivers that harm your system and slow your PC with just a few clicks of your mouse.
- Access the Driver Download Manager for faster and more reliable downloads
- Use View Details Link to see immediate driver update information.
- Hardware Info – this tool can be used to display detailed information about your computers hardware such as CPU, Motherboard, Video card, Hard disk and so on.
- System Requirement: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012
Driver Genius 12 Professional Edition Free Download Full Version Serial Key
Driver Genius is normally priced at $29.99 per serial key / license code. But as part of the developer’s giveaway offer, interested users can now download full version Driver Genius 12 Professional Edition with serial key for free. Driver Genius 10 Professional Edition is not the latest version on its branch because the developer has released Driver Genius 15 sometime ago (so giveaway version is 3 versions out-of-date).
Follow below simply steps to grab your free copy:
1. Go to this giveaway page (Page in Italian, use Google Translate if needed), and enter required details.
2, Submit the form and you will get your serial key in a new webpage.
3, Download Driver Genius 12 Professional Edition: Driver_Genius_12_trial_UK_EM_Adhoc.exe [10.1 MB]. And install it. Remember, creating a System Restore Point before trying out a new software or a tweak is always recommended.
Note: The installer is detected to contain dangerous application of DriverCleaner (Virustotal Detection ratio: 4 / 54 ). . So try at your own risk.
4. Once installed, go to “Help” and “Enter Code”. Then unlock full version with received serial key. If you received a message that your license is invalid, please double check the details you entered, especially making sure there are no extra spaces at the end of the license. Also turn off your translator if used.
Here is the proof:
Updated (Feb 7, 2014): This is not a new promo but lasts for a long time (I shared it on Jun 18, 2013). It is still working and many of you may need it. I change the date published for this post to make it up.