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I have the disk here that came with the card itself. I'm tempted to just toss it away since usually Windows 7 installs drivers automatically and you can almost always find a more recent version online.

Am I safe to toss it in the trash?
post #2 of 4
Toss it away and download the latest from Nvidia.com

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You want to get the latest drivers from Nvidia, not Windows Update. This rule basically applies to every piece of hardware you own.
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Windows update installs a generic VGA driver I think, if you want full functionality you need to download and install the driver manually.
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