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Nvidia control panel

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Miles Right, May 30, 2013.

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  1. Miles Right

    Miles Right Thread Starter

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    I have recently updated the driver for my graphics card and suddenly find I have two NVidia control panels installed!
    version 2.7.13.16 and version 7.2.710
    The latest one doesn't seem to operate properly, just tells an earlier version exists. How can I remove the older version OR remove the latest version. I don't want two and barely use it anyway!

    Thanks


    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 8 Pro, 64 bit
    Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 5000+, AMD64 Family 15 Model 107 Stepping 2
    Processor Count: 2
    RAM: 4095 Mb
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT, 1024 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 476837 MB, Free - 421225 MB; F: Total - 238472 MB, Free - 180610 MB; H: Total - 78528 MB, Free - 4496 MB; P: Total - 1430796 MB, Free - 867623 MB;
    Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer INC., M3N78
     
  2. metallica5456

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    control panel>programs and features and then uninstall BOTH restart then go to www.nvidia.com and DL the latest drivers.
     
  3. Triple6

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    Same way as with any program, use "Programs & Features" in the "Control Panel" or search for "Uninstall a Program" and look under the "Settings" results. You can also run the installation again and choose to do a Custom install and then choose to do a "Clean Install" which should also remove the previous versions.

    Just in case, here's the latest driver download: http://www.geforce.com/drivers
     
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