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Should I remove NVIDIA Graphics Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,431
United States Rank #3,248
Reach 0.1969%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.85 days
290.67 days >
Average installed length: 152.73 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
332.21 100.00%

Typically installed together

Other programs by NVIDIA

NVIDIA Graphics Driver 332.21

What is NVIDIA Graphics Driver?

The NVIDIA Graphics Driver is the software driver for NVIDIA Graphics GPU installed on the PC. It is a program used to communicate from the Windows PC OS to the device. This software is required in most cases for the hardware device to function properly. In most cases, drivers come with Windows or can be found by going to Windows Update in Control Panel and checking for updates as well as downloaded from the NVIDIA support website. This is the first WHQL-certified release from the Release 296 family of drivers.

Overview

The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 158 MB (165,673,771 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\Display.Driver.{262BDBA0-89DB-4C1D-AF88-A214A226290B}
Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\SysWOW64\RunDll32.EXE" "C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\installer.{FAB2B9F6-D9D1-4B61-97B4-54B416151E86}\NVI2.DLL",Uninstal
Estimated size: 158 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NVIDIA Graphics Driver 332.21

  • dbInstaller.exe - GPU Settings DBInstall Application (DBInstall Application)
  • DisplayDriverExt.dll - NVIDIA Install Application (Graphics Driver Install Helper)
  • nvdispco64.dll - Display Driver Coinstaller
  • nvdispgenco64.dll - Generic Coinstaller
  • nvcplsetupeng.exe - NVIDIA Package Launcher
  • NvCplSetupInt.exe
  • nvdispco32.dll
  • nvdispgenco32.dll
  • NvStereoUtilityOGL.exe - NVIDIA OpenGL Stereo Sample (OpenGL Stereo Sample)

How do I remove NVIDIA Graphics Driver?

Quickly and completely remove NVIDIA Graphics Driver 332.21 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NVIDIA Graphics Driver from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NVIDIA Graphics Driver 332.21, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove NVIDIA Graphics Driver.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win XP 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#3,431

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 64.45%
Windows 8 31.95%
Windows XP 1.99%
Windows Vista 1.57%
Windows Server 2003 0.04%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 26.21%
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.34%
Windows 7 Professional 12.49%
Windows 8.1 Pro 10.78%
Windows 8.1 9.16%
Windows 8 Pro 3.07%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.23%
  United Kingdom 8.14%
  Canada 5.49%
  Australia 4.03%
  Iran 2.15%
  India 2.11%
  Romania 1.84%
  Indonesia 1.65%
  Philippines 1.31%
  Egypt 1.23%
  Malaysia 1.11%
  Singapore 0.88%
  Sweden 0.84%
  South Africa 0.84%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
ASUS 19.52%
Dell 19.36%
Acer 14.64%
Hewlett-Packard 13.20%
GIGABYTE 12.08%
Lenovo 7.20%
Alienware 4.00%
Intel 3.60%
Samsung 2.96%
MSI 1.52%
Toshiba 1.44%
American Megatrends 0.48%
Common models
ASUS All Series 9.57%
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.15%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 4.12%
LENOVO 20217 2.95%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.65%
MSI MS-7821 2.50%

About NVIDIA

Nvidia is known for its graphics processing units and dominates the high performance GPU market.
Publisher URL: www.nvidia.com

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