Vista Score Not Updating

Windows Vista Score Not Updating: It appears that many people are having issues with their Windows experience index scores or Vista performance scores not updating or refreshing. In many cases, this occurs after a fresh install of Windows Vista, after updating video card drivers or after changing video cards.

Does your Windows Experience Index Score look like the following? Is your VistaScore stuck at 1.0? In the following simple solution, I show you how to fix the issue.
Vista Score not updating

How to fix and Update Vista Score:

Fixing the Windows Experience Index will not update or can't update Vista Score issue.

  1. Ensure that you have the proper Video Card drivers installed
  2. Delete all files from within your DataStore directory located at C:\windows\Performance\WinSAT\DataStore
  3. Run the test again, click the Update my score or the Refresh Now button to update and refresh your score

You should now have an updated Vista Performance Score that should display correctly:
Vista Score Updated or Refreshed