Removed GeForce FX5200 drivers keep reinstalling itself

By pbolden
Dec 15, 2004
  1. I'm still having problems changing the drivers for the FX5200. When I remove the drivers and nvidia from the device manager then use drivercleaner and cab cleaner, reboot in safe mode the nvidia drivers have reinstalled themselves...where is this back-up copy coming from that keeps reinstalling itself??????? BTW I am not connected to the net during this process.

    Paul Bolden
  2. vegasgmc

    vegasgmc TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,377

    See if the drivers are in Add/Remove programs in Control Panel.
  3. pbolden

    pbolden TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Yes Vegasgmc, the drivers kept showing up in the control panel/add remove. I have managed to work through the issue.

    Paul Bolden
  4. Ea$Y

    Ea$Y TS Rookie Posts: 60

    Hi Paul

    I had the same problem a while back - A friend of mine told me about a prog called driver cleaner.
    Select all nvidia related under the options panel.
    If you have nvidia mobo chipsets dont remove those heh :D but I believe there is an option in there to remove nvidia gfx drivers only.

    Hope this Helps
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