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Msuni

Should you manually uninstall your chipset driver before updating them?

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No you can just update without uninstalling. Unless you changing platform.


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Posted · Original PosterOP
Just now, Wolly9102 said:

No you can just update without uninstalling. Unless you changing platform.

Brilliant, thank you. :)

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Posted · Original PosterOP
8 minutes ago, Wolly9102 said:

No you can just update without uninstalling. Unless you changing platform.

Apologies, but i have an issue. So i just updated my chipset driver, driver date 08/05/19 however my current driver date is showing 02/01/19. I have restarted my pc aswell.

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1 hour ago, Msuni said:

Apologies, but i have an issue. So i just updated my chipset driver, driver date 08/05/19 however my current driver date is showing 02/01/19. I have restarted my pc aswell.

Which chipset do you have? and which mobo?


Main PC:

CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 2700X | RAM:G Skill TridentZ RGB 2666 mhz (16Gb) 

Mobo:X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING | GPU: MSI RTX 2070 Gaming Z

Case: Sharkoon Nightshark RGB| Storage: 128 GB ssd 1 Tb WD blue 500 GB Samsung HDD

Powersupply: Be Quiet straight Power 10 500 watt

 

 

Main Laptop(for school and Virtual machines):

CPU: Core I7 7700HQ | RAM: Samsung 2400 mhz (2x8  GB standard ram)

GPU: GTX 1050 2 GB (I sometimes this for gaming on the go)

Storage: 128 GB M.2 SSD from Kingston and a 1 TB Seagate Barracuda HDD

 

 

Second Laptop (work laptop)

CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 2200U| RAM: Samsung 2666 Mhz  4 GB x2 

GPU: Vega 3

Storage: 128 GB NVMe drive from lenovo

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Posted · Original PosterOP
13 hours ago, Wolly9102 said:

Which chipset do you have? and which mobo?

I have an MSI z370-a-pro

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@Msuni

Well the driver date varies. They aren't all made on the date of release imo.

Some are old but you could try to manually search/install newer if available.


... but I'm no expert

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