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Old 05-23-2005, 06:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Alright, So I just downloaded the new Nvidia drivers and it says to uninstall any current nvidia drivers. Question: If I uninstall the drivers, will the video card still work? Also, what happens if I install the new drivers without uninstalling the old? Bottom line: Is it safe to uninstall the old drivers? What if something happens during installation and I can't install the new ones?

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Old 05-23-2005, 06:29 PM   #2 (permalink)
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dude....stop and think about it for a second......what happens when you freshly install windows..........theres no drivers using that little bit of info that pretty much tells you whether or not a card works without drivers.

If it wasn't safe to uninstall old drivers then why would they tell you to do so

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Old 05-23-2005, 07:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah, it'll just be in the basic vga mode.
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Old 05-24-2005, 12:26 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Yeah, I figured. Just paranoid.
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Old 05-24-2005, 12:50 AM   #5 (permalink)
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which drivers did you get? are there new ones or did you just Dl the 71.89s?
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Old 05-26-2005, 11:06 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Um, the most recent ones on Nvidias site I think.
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Old 05-26-2005, 11:08 PM   #7 (permalink)
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*shudders* Basic VGA, 640x480, 16 Colours.*shudders*


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