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Old March 24, 2009, 02:41 PM
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Originally Posted by artistpavel View Post
Ok, I got this one - SPARKLE SFPC84GS256U2LP GeForce 8400 GS 256MB 64-bit GDDR2 PCI HDCP Ready Video Card - Desktop Graphics / Video Cards

Now, do I just swap the cards and leave the drivers untouched or do I uninstall the drivers with DriveSweeper, replace the hardware and clean install drivers again? I upgraded many cards but I never got a clear answer on that one I 'd rather not uninstall/reinstall if that's a redundancy.
I definitely would uninstall at least. Don't need to run Driver Sweeper but no harm done.

AFAIK the 5 series uses much older drivers and aren't supported by the latest drivers, where as the 8400GS would use the latest 18x.xx drivers.
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