Backup Windows 10 Drivers

Network Drivers Backup Windows 10

Maybe you’re clean installing Windows 10 on your system or just re-installing it. Drivers are one of those components that you need to download and install AGAIN. Well, not if your hardware vendor had provided you a disk. Yes, there is that can ease up your work. But here I’d like to show you one of the coolest and easiest ways to backup and restore drivers on Windows 10. All done using one command from the Command prompt.

We are going to use the well-known dism command here. What it will do is grab the drivers from your system drive and store it in your desired location. Thus creating a backup which can be used later to restore using the same command. Epson Stylus Tx200 Driver Windows 10. If you don’t know anything about DISM then here’s a quick overview about it to lighten up your brain. Impart Thy Knowledge: What is DISM? As, the DISM command stands for Deployment Image Servicing and Management (DISM.exe). What this executable basically does is that it manages Windows Image Files (.wim files) and Virtual Hard Disks (. Wacom Cintiq 21ux Driver Windows 10. vhd).

You must have seen.wim file in the Windows Installation ISOs. That file is managed by DISM. The upgrades of current Windows you’re running is also done by dism.exe. You can split a large Windows Image File into different files and store them in different storage devices. Troubleshooting your current Windows Image and (that’s what I’ll show you here) can all be done using DISM. Using DISM to Backup Drivers in Windows 10 So, here’s the command which you can simply copy paste in Command Prompt. Make sure you open Command Prompt as admin. Dism /online /export-driver /destination:D: PcDrivers Replace the destination path with your own.