On 08.05.2009 11:18, Man-wai Chang On +MS=V32B wrote:
> When Vi$ta download and install a driver, where could I find it?
> Does Vi$ta log the event into c:\Windows\WindowsUpdate.log?
> I would like to keep a copy of that driver so that when I re-install
> Vi$ta, I don't need to download it again. Also the driver might
> disappear in the future.
This has worked for me in the past:
Open WindowsUpdate.log in Notepad, and do a search for "drvs". Here's an
2009-03-25 08:40:42:565 900 53c DnldMgr * Downloading from
C:\Windows\SoftwareDistribution\Download\9a43d71e5 6ecf7fc3c652524c5455fb9\f665ad984f9f877e66c966d585 e45ade6ed290b4
There you have the URL (starting with "http:" and ends with ".cab") to
the driver cab file, so copy that URL into your browser and download it.
Inside the cab you will find the driver. You can extract the cab file
with 7-Zip (or probably any other archive utility).