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In previous versions of Windows I did get more driver updates directly through Windows Update automatically. Another example of updates (available from the Windows Update Catalog), but not being brought in through windows update were the Azure Power pack found here: Eset contacted me and will do a remote screen sharing session to see what's going on.Remarks know some of the answers below, yes windows update provides generic drivers for some devices, but also provides drivers which are the same as the ones provided by oems, the Lenovo power management drivers for example are identical, whether I install them through windows update or Lenovo.

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But Windows 10 is not downloading these drivers by itself and doesn't show them in Windows Update.First, he explains how to determine if the source is hardware or software related.Then he provides instructions on how to resolve the most common issues, such as dealing with errors, running recovery processes, leveraging the Task Manager, fixing Windows, and more.To get the latest version of the driver, roll back the driver to an earlier version or even remove the driver, you must use the Device Manager utility.Sometimes, rolling back the printer driver solves some problems introduced by a new driver version. Follow the instructions you see on your screen to install the latest drivers.All driver updates appear as optional updates, so if this link doesn't appear, it means that the driver now installed is the most current version or Canon hasn't yet released a newer version to Microsoft.

In this case, follow the instructions in the next section to check Canon’s website for a newer driver. Click the check box next to the Canon driver, then click “OK” and “Install updates.” Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation if applicable.

Other updates provide compatibility for new operating systems.

Since drivers are responsible for facilitating communication between the operating system and the printer, keeping them up-to-date is important and should be part of your company’s routine printer maintenance.

I do not presently have any deferred updates and I'm otherwise up-to-date.

I had to go into the Device Manager and choose Update Driver on a couple of drivers to have my system download the latest versions from the Windows Update server.

To support client computers that use different processor architectures than the print server, you must install additional drivers.