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Display Driver Uninstaller

18.0.0.7

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 1/29/2019.

Display Driver Uninstaller is a driver removal utility that can help you completely remove Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) display card drivers and packages (AMD/NVIDIA) from your system without leaving leftovers behind; including registry keys, folders and files, services, and the driver store.

The AMD/NVIDIA video drivers can normally be uninstalled from the Windows Control panel, this driver uninstaller program was designed to be used in cases where the standard driver uninstall fails, or whenever you need to thoroughly delete NVIDIA and ATI video card drivers.

The current effect after you use this driver removal will be similar as if its the first time you install a new driver just like a fresh, clean install of Windows. As with any tool of this kind, we recommend creating a new system restore point before using it, so that you can revert your system at any time if you run into problems.

Usage

  • The tool can be used in Normal mode but for absolute stability when using DDU, Safe Mode is always recommended.
  • We would like to gather feedback from everyone, tell us if it was successful or not.
  • Make a backup or a system restore. (but it should normally be pretty safe.)

Community

To install Display Driver Uninstaller, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install ddu --version 18.0.0.7

To upgrade Display Driver Uninstaller, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade ddu --version 18.0.0.7

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'ddu'
    $url = 'http://www.wagnardmobile.com/DDU/download/DDU%20v18.0.0.7.exe'
    $checksum = '3f101eb899361b319aa385df63995c1e083ac620867c676007b94fd417c5a3df'
    $checksumType = 'sha256'
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $installFile = Join-Path $toolsDir "Display Driver Uninstaller.exe"
    
    # 0.9.7: custom headers not supported in 1st tier api helper functions
    # thusly, require more setup to use deeper, 2nd tier helper functions
    # 0.9.10: revisit: https://github.com/chocolatey/choco/issues/332
    $chocTempDir = Join-Path $Env:Temp "chocolatey"
    $tempDir = Join-Path $chocTempDir "$packageName"
    if (![System.IO.Directory]::Exists($tempDir)) {[System.IO.Directory]::CreateDirectory($tempDir)}
    $zipFile = Join-Path $tempDir "$($packageName)Install.zip"
    $referer = 'http://www.wagnardmobile.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=5'
    $wc = New-Object System.Net.WebClient
    $wc.Headers.Add("Referer", $referer)
    $wc.DownloadFile($url, $zipFile)
    
    Get-ChecksumValid -File "$zipFile" `
                      -Checksum "$checksum" `
                      -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
                      
    Get-ChocolateyUnzip -FileFullPath "$zipFile" `
                        -Destination "$toolsDir" `
                        -PackageName "$packageName"
    
    # create sidecar file for shimgen
    Set-Content -Path ("$installFile.gui") `
                -Value $null
    

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Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Ghislain Harvey
  • Shady757

Copyright

© Ghislain Harvey

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Release Notes

Program

Package

  • Automatically built and uploaded by dtgm

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Display Driver Uninstaller 18.0.1.2 905 Thursday, May 9, 2019 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 18.0.1.1 160 Sunday, May 5, 2019 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 18.0.0.9 647 Thursday, February 28, 2019 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 18.0.0.8 323 Monday, February 11, 2019 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 18.0.0.7 295 Monday, January 28, 2019 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 18.0.0.0 914 Tuesday, September 11, 2018 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 17.0.9.1 347 Thursday, August 16, 2018 approved
Display Driver Uninstaller 17.0.8.4 1163 Wednesday, March 7, 2018 approved
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