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PowerShell check video driver


Get the details of the video card such as driver, version and the video card name.

A simple script to get the details of the video card, script will get the driver and version to check whether a new driver needs to be installed or updated.

To check remote computers, replace the dot with the name of the remote computer to be checked.

Here’s the script:

#==============================

$computer_name="."

$video_details=gwmi  -class Win32_VideoController  -computername $computer_name

"Video Name : " + $video_details.Name

"Video Description : " +$video_details.Description

"Video Driver Date : " +$video_details.DriverDate

"Video Version : " +$video_details.DriverVersion

"Video Processor :" +$video_details.VideoProcessor

"Video Drivers : " +$video_details.InstalledDisplayDrivers

#==============================

Sample output:

Video Name : Intel(R) HD Graphics
Video Description : Intel(R) HD Graphics
Video Driver Date : 20121126000000.000000-000
Video Version :8.15.10.2900
Video Processor :Intel(R) HD Graphics (Core i5)
Video Drivers : igdumd64.dll,igd10umd64.dll,igdumdx32,igd10umd32



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