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Old 09-02-2012, 09:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What is the best driver sweeper to use before installing a new video card?

Hi guys!

Ok, just purchased a new 560Ti. Would like to install it in my system that presently is using a GTX 460 SE.

Here's my question:

What is the best driver sweeper to use before installing a new video card?

In the past, I always used driver sweeper.

Now when I google Driver Sweeper, I see that it is no longer up to date. A newer version is available that is called Driver Fusion.

The download site is found here: Driver Fusion - The Complete Driver Solution

Which program do you recommend for me to use before installing a new GPU?

Is it ok to simply use the older version of Driver Sweeper, or should I use something else?

Thanks,

Soar
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Default Re: What is the best driver sweeper to use before installing a new video card?

If you already have the latest drivers then just simply install the card and run the machine. After it's installed reboot the machine and you should be good.
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Default Re: What is the best driver sweeper to use before installing a new video card?

i've never had problems with old drivers messing things up. i might see it being a good idea if you were switching from amd to nvidia or back.

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