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  1. #1


    MD
    Posts : 865
    Windows 10 Pro x 64

    nvidia


    Hello
    I noticed I have almost 2 GB of nvidea's files.
    Is that is from frequent installation and can it be corrected.
    I was thinking of removing all traces of nvidea and them going there with on board video and reinstalling the drivers for my PC.
    Please advise.
    TY
    Peter

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  2. #2


    MD
    Posts : 865
    Windows 10 Pro x 64

    NVidea


    Does this look as it should be. The install2 folder is in the program files. I removed the installr2 folder then force removed the program and features entries. I then booted and installed the components with driver from the NVidea site. NVidea still occupies about 1 GB total but it used to have about 2 GB just in the install2 folder.

    That is greatly reduced.

    When I run TreeSize, NVidea still occupies a lot of GB's. My on board video runs as well if not better than NVidea.

    Would it be prudent to remove NVidea and use only the on board driver?


    PS I just created an image and the size of it increased over the other two by 1.5 GB! What would explain that in view of all the GB's I removed from NVidea?
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails NVidea.png  
    Last edited by Peter2; 24 Mar 2016 at 08:52.
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