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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 #26,120
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280.19 1.52%
275.33 12.63%
270.61 5.05%
267.92 8.08%
267.85 2.53%
267.76 1.01%
267.67 1.52%
267.64 0.51%
266.84 2.53%
266.58 6.06%
266.21 4.04%
266.19 9.09%
266.08 3.54%
265.77 3.03%
260.99 6.06%
260.81 9.09%
259.83 20.20%
1.00.0000 3.54%

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NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver

What is NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver?

3D Vision is a stereoscopic gaming kit from Nvidia which consists of LC shutter glasses and driver software which enables stereoscopic vision for any Direct3D game, with various degrees of compatibility. There have been many examples of shutter glasses over the past decade, but the NVIDIA 3D Vision gaming kit introduced in 2008 introduced this technology to mainstream consumers and PC gamers. 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 most used version is 259.83, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is nvusbinst.exe. The software installer includes 1 files.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nvidia.com/object/3d-vision-main.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{714B9C6C-70FC-4750-98E2-61520B906C45}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller Driver

Program executable:nvusbinst.exe
Name:Stereo Vision Emitter Installer API
Stereo Vision Emitter Installer API.
Path:C:\Program Files\nvidia corporation\3d emitter\nvusbinst.exe

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, 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) 76%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 79.80%
Windows 10 17.68%
Windows XP 1.52%
Windows Vista 1.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.08%
Windows 7 Ultimate 24.62%
Windows 7 Professional 9.23%
Windows 10 Home 8.21%
Windows 10 Pro 3.59%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

27.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 27.70%
  Germany 11.74%
  France 7.04%
  Iran 4.23%
  Australia 4.23%
  Poland 2.82%
  Italy 2.35%
  Saudi Arabia 2.35%
  Canada 1.88%
  Japan 1.88%
  Egypt 1.88%
  Czech Republic 1.41%
  Russia 1.41%
  United Kingdom 1.41%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Lenovo 29.45%
ASUS 17.81%
Dell 13.01%
Acer 11.64%
Hewlett-Packard 8.22%
Toshiba 7.53%
Alienware 4.79%
Samsung 2.74%
Intel 0.68%
Common models
Lenovo IdeaCentre K330 23.67%
ASUSTeK G74Sx 6.51%
TOSHIBA Satellite A660 4.73%
Alienware M17xR3 3.55%
Acer Aspire 5745DG 3.55%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 3.55%


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


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