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Should I remove NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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United States Rank #4,071
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 27.41 days
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Average installed length: 424.88 days


301.42 100.00%

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NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver 301.42

What is NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver?

Nvidia 3D Vision is a stereoscopic gaming kit which consists of LC shutter glasses and driver software which enables stereoscopic vision for any Direct3D game, with various degrees of compatibility. The stereo driver software can perform automatic stereoscopic conversion by using the 3D models submitted by the application and rendering two stereoscopic views instead of the standard mono view.


The main program executable is nvgenco64.dll. The software installer includes 5 files and is usually about 4.04 MB (4,234,346 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nvidia.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\Display.NVIRUSB.0
Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\system32\RunDll32.EXE" "C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\installer.2\NVI2.DLL",UninstallPackage Display.NVIRUSB
Estimated size: 4.04 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver 301.42

Program module:nvgenco64.dll
Name:NVIDIA Install Application
Generic Coinstaller
Path:C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\Display.NVIRUSB.0\nvgenco64.dll
Additional files:
  • nvgenco32.dll - NVIDIA Install Application (Generic Coinstaller)
  • NVIRUSBExt.dll - 3D Vision Controller Driver Install Helper
  • nvstusb32.sys - Stereoscopic 3D USB controller driver
  • nvstusb64.sys

How do I remove NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver?

You can uninstall NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver 301.42, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 3D Vision Controller Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 75%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 84.13%
Windows Vista 10.29%
Windows 10 5.53%
Windows XP 0.06%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.01%
Windows 7 Ultimate 31.82%
Windows 7 Professional 16.87%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.49%
Windows 10 Home 1.50%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.32%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.44%
  United Kingdom 5.81%
  Australia 4.31%
  Iran 3.87%
  Canada 3.70%
  Philippines 2.07%
  Israel 1.36%
  India 1.14%
  Thailand 0.97%
  Romania 0.88%
  Egypt 0.79%
  MK 0.75%
  Croatia 0.62%
  Indonesia 0.57%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 23.11%
Hewlett-Packard 21.51%
Acer 16.07%
ASUS 7.54%
Intel 5.56%
Gateway 1.73%
American Megatrends 1.36%
Alienware 0.99%
Lenovo 0.74%
Toshiba 0.74%
Common models
Dell Dell XPS420 2.97%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.67%
MSI MS-7680 2.37%
Dell Dell DXP061 2.08%
Dell Inspiron 545 2.08%
Dell Studio XPS 435T/9000 2.08%


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


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