For other driver updates, you can simply check the manufacturers website for new versions. This isnt usually necessary, and you dont need to do it unless you have a specific reason to do so. The default drivers Microsoft provides are stripped down and a bit older, but theyre written by your device manufacturer not Microsoft themselves. Theyre often good enough, but sometimes youll want the complete package or a driver Windows cant provide. CD driver page for a listing of manufacturers and their driver update pages to obtain the latest drivers. Some manufacturers may also have firmware updates available for their CD drives. Firmware updates help resolve any hardware related issues you may be experiencing with the CD. Just open the NVIDIA GeForce Experience application, AMDs Catalyst Control Center (soon to be Radeon Software Crimson or Intels Graphics Control Panel whichever is on your computer. These often appear in your system tray, and you can usually find them with a quick Start menu search. By default, Windows will check Windows Update for a driver is no drivers exist on the PC. Microsoft also distributes updated drivers via Windows Update, so you can get any necessary driver updates from there instead of hunting them down.