driver

A driver is a program that interacts with a particular device or special (frequently optional) kind of software.

A driver is a program that interacts with a particular device or special (frequently optional) kind of software. The driver contains the special knowledge of the device or special software interface that programs using the driver do not. In personal computers, a driver is often packaged as a dynamic link library (DLL) file.

This was first published in May 2010

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