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Do I have to uninstall the old driver before I update to the new driver? If so,

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October 27, 2011 4:13:20 PM

I am not changing my card. I need to update my driver because the video editing program I'm using doesn't like the installed driver. Do I need to uninstall the current driver before I install the new driver? If so, please provide a step by step process as I'm not a computer guru. Running on Win 7. Thanks
a c 104 U Graphics card
October 27, 2011 4:15:46 PM

When you update it will probably ask if you want to do a clean install, say yes.
Also you can use driversweeper before installing the new ones.
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October 27, 2011 4:17:57 PM

1.Reboot in safe mode.
2.Use driver sweeper to clean all traces of previous driver.
3.reboot normally.
4.Install new driver.
5. reboot and done
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