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Old 12-05-2009, 04:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I installed the new Nvidia 195.62 video card drivers......I just noticed....they are not listed in my add/remove programs list

How in the heck would I uninstall them when the time comes?
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You'd probably have to use Device Manager to remove them (unfortuntely) or use Driver Cleaner Pro.
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Mine is listed as "nvidia drivers" not by the specific driver name or even the fact that it is a display driver.

If you have to do it manually driver sweeper will help with the after effects. http://www.guru3d.com/category/driversweeper/
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Will driver cleaner pro uninstall drivers....or just clean up after uninstall.

Looks like device manager will uninstall the card...but not the driver?
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strange. it shows up under mine, it's labeled as "nvidia display drivers" but i never un install the previous versions anyways, i just install over them. it works
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