Snappy Driver Installer – Free, open-source, pollution-free and portable driver detector and installer

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The first thing to do after reinstalling an OS is to install drivers for various hardware. If you want a free, open-source and pollution-free driver detection and installation software with no ads, then give Snappy Driver Installer a try. You’ll find it has a better usage experience than many similar apps. Because the latter often adds too much extra unnecessary stuff to the program, even comes with a protected process, which have been completely beyond the responsibility of a driver installation software.

Snappy Driver Installer (SDI for short) is a fairly excellent free and open-source driver management software from Russia, written in C/C++. It comes with small file size and friendly user interface, no installation required, no advertising, no malware, and no limitation. It automatically detects the missing or out-of-date drivers in your system, then downloads and installs them automatically, and supports one-click backup & restore operation.

Surprisingly, Snappy Driver Installer employs a much better driver file distribution method – all driver packages are downloadable via bit torrent (i.e.: the streaming download). Also, it provides two editions: SDI Full and SDI Lite. The former is suitable for environments (such as system administration) that do not have an Internet connection or need to use this tool to install/update drivers very frequently; The latter is applicable to any ordinary user who does not use this tool often or only uses it to keep their drivers up to date.

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Feature Description
Free No limitations. No premium features. No adware. No gotchas.
Portable Keep it on your USB flash drive and use it on the go. No installation is necessary.
Up-to-date You’ll be notified about available updates and you’ll be able to download them with the tool itself.
Safety Automatically creates a system restore point.
Supports all Windows Compatible with all versions of Windows, including server editions.
Customizable Pick any theme you like or make your own.
Accurate State of the art algorithms for finding the best matching drivers for any devices.
Open source Licensed under GNU GPL v3.0. You can review the source code and submit patches.
Multilingual Twenty seven languages are supported. Your language is probably among them.

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