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So I finally upgraded my hand me down graphics card from a pny gtx 460 to an asus gtx 970 strix. Now when I install the new card do I need to uninstall the old drivers or is there a way to update it to the new required ones?
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Nope. Just update when installed. Shouldnt have to driver wipe when staying in same platform.
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I would Uninstall the drivers shut down.

Install the new card

Boot

Install the new drivers. (do advanced)

Uncheck
All 3d stuff
Mira cast virtual audio
HDMI sound drivers. Unless you use it.

Check Clean install

then you should be good to go.
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Haha maybe I should start a poll
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Haha maybe I should start a poll

Well technically you don't have to.

But I like having clean drivers every time I install something new into my system.

its up to you.
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Yeah I typically like clean installs just have to remember and figure out how to remove them on windows 8.1
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