How to Find alc862 DriversSearching for "alc862" will probably not turn up the driver that you need because it is not an actual model number.
Instead, it refers to a high definition audio controller made by Realtek.
To find the correct drivers, you first need to find the correct model number of your hardware. Many free driver scanning programs exist which identify your hardware information and then locate the most recent driver for it. The top rated and most accurate driver scanning software is DriverGuide's DriverScan.
Click here to run DriverGuide's Free DriverScan
Another program that will help you to identify the motherboard and its on-board hardware is Everest Ultimate Edition. It's a free system diagnostic that will identify most hardware integrated onto the motherboard, as well as the actual motherboard model itself.
Click here to download Everest Ultimate Edition
Once installed, run the program and then:
- Click on Computer
- Click on Summary
- Right hand window (hardware) if the text is blue this is a link to the web site for that particular hardware.