84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove NVIDIA Pilote graphique?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #6,200
United States Rank #27,938
Reach 0.0735%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 57.29 days
1011.62 days >
Average installed length: 531.53 days


311.06 100.00%

Typically installed together

Other programs by NVIDIA

NVIDIA Pilote graphique 311.06

What is NVIDIA Pilote graphique?

3D Vision (previously GeForce 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.


When installed, it will add a context menu handler to the Windows shell in order to provide quick access to the program. The setup package generally installs about 55 files and is usually about 218.45 MB (229,058,918 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\Display.Driver.{5F6CCDA7-2145-4EA8-AC33-E8250D99091B}
Uninstaller: "C:\Windows\system32\RunDll32.EXE" "C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Installer2\installer.{AEB95611-52FE-443F-A0E5-4C15A174FF4A}\NVI2.DLL",Uninstal
Estimated size: 218.45 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NVIDIA Pilote graphique 311.06

  • nView.dll - NVIDIA nView Desktop and Window Manager 136.53
  • Keystone.exe - NVIDIA nView Control Panel, Version 136.53
  • nvwdmcpl.dll
  • nvwimg.dll - NVIDIA nView Image Library, Version 136.53
  • nvNT4Cpl.dll - NVIDIA Desktop Explorer, Version 136.53
  • nvShell.dll
  • NVWRSAR.dll - NVIDIA nView Desktop and Window Manager
  • NVWRSCS.dll
  • NVWRSDA.dll
  • NVWRSDE.dll
  • NVWRSEL.dll
  • NVWRSENG.dll
  • nvAppBar.exe - NVIDIA nView Toolbar, Version 136.53
  • nvTaskbar.exe
  • dbInstaller.exe - GPU Settings DBInstall Application (DBInstall Application)
  • DisplayDriverExt.dll - NVIDIA Install Application (Graphics Driver Install Helper)
  • NV3DVisionExt.dll - 3D Vision Driver Install Helper
  • nvdispco32.dll - Display Driver Coinstaller
  • nvdispgenco32.dll - Generic Coinstaller
  • NVI2.dll - NVIDIA Install Core
  • NVI2UI.dll - NVIDIA Install UI
  • NViewExt.dll - NView Install Helper
  • NvMUP.exe - NVMUP Application
  • NVMUPEventMsg.dll - NVMUPEventMsg Dynamic Link Library
  • NVPrxy32.dll - NVIDIA Install Proxy
  • NVPrxy64.dll
  • NVWMIExt.dll - NVWMI Install Helper
  • ComUpdatus.exe - NVIDIA Update Components (NVIDIA Update COM object)
  • daemonu.exe - NVIDIA Settings Update Manager
  • EasyDaemonAPIU32.dll - Easy daemon API
  • EasyDaemonAPIU64.dll
  • nvupdt32.dll - NVIDIA Update Components,
  • nvupdt64.dll
  • nvupdtr32.dll - NVIDIA French language resource library
  • nvupdtr64.dll
  • 3DVision_311.06.exe - NVIDIA 3D Vision driver
  • NvCplSetupEng.exe - NVIDIA Package Launcher
  • NvCplSetupInt.exe
  • nvWmi.exe - NVIDIA WMI Provider (NVIDIA WMI Provider Core)
  • nvWmiShim.dll - NVWMI API Shim DLL (API Shim DLL for NVIDIA WMI Provider)
  • d3dreg.exe
  • nvsetup.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Context Menu Handler
  • nvShell.dll added to Windows Explorer under the name '00nView' with a class of {1E9B04FB-F9E5-4718-997B-B8DA88302A48}.

How do I remove NVIDIA Pilote graphique?

You can uninstall NVIDIA Pilote graphique 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 Pilote graphique 311.06, 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 Pilote graphique.

Win 7 (SP1) 69%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.14%
Windows Vista 19.38%
Windows 10 8.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.36%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 17.01%
Windows 7 Professional 13.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 12.72%
Windows 10 Home 2.49%
Windows 8 Pro 2.21%

Distribution by countryGeography

74.39% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 74.39%
  Canada 8.23%
  Belgium 4.15%
  United States 3.72%
  DZ 3.43%
  TN 2.07%
  Switzerland 1.43%
  MA 1.14%
  Germany 0.21%
  United Kingdom 0.21%
  GP 0.14%
  Luxembourg 0.14%
  NC 0.14%
  BG 0.07%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 51.57%
Dell 10.94%
Hewlett-Packard 10.94%
Packard Bell 8.55%
ASUS 4.95%
Intel 2.10%
Medion 1.05%
Common models
Acer Aspire X3200 7.46%
Acer Aspire X3400 5.93%
Acer Aspire X1301 5.35%
Packard Bell imedia S3210 5.16%
Packard Bell imedia S1800 3.44%
Packard Bell imedia S3720 2.87%


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


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.