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Windows 7: Driver Sweeper 2.0.0 released

21 Jul 2009   #1

Driver Sweeper 2.0.0 released

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It took a while since Driver Sweeper 2.0.0 Beta 2, but it was so solid that it didn't needed a lot of work anymore to go for a final release.
This also means the changes aren't that big but it's definitely worth upgrading.
Updates for Beta 2 are now available, when you start Beta 2 and enabled automatic updates you will receive a message to update to 2.0.0.
The full changelog can be found here.

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You can find Driver Sweeper 2.0.0 in the download section.

It will also be hosted on as soon as possible.

Have fun and don't forget to report any problems,
Testing it now on 7600 x64 - will report back. So far, though, it looks pretty kewl.... | View-category | 200 | Driver-Sweeper

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21 Jul 2009   #2

Windows 7 x64 RTM

Thanks for the heads up!
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21 Jul 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 was I behind, I was using 1.5...
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22 Jul 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Version 2.0.5 released

Changelog (2.0.5) - 22-07-09
  • Added Slovakian translation.
    Thanks to Gizmo[SK].
  • Improved startup time again, should be fast enough now.
  • Improved load speed of several screens.
Exception in rare cases while saving options.
Delay when checking for updates.
Restored manifest file to automate UAC prompts.
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27 Jul 2009   #5
Patrick C

Windows 7 Home - 64 Bit

johngalt -
Thanks for the post. What does Driver Sweeper do?
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27 Jul 2009   #6

Windows 7

Driver Sweeper is a fast tool to remove drivers from your system.

It's important to remove your drivers in a proper way, because driver leftovers can cause stability, startup and other problems. You can also use it if you want to update/remove drivers from your system.

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johngalt -
Thanks for the post. What does Driver Sweeper do?
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09 Aug 2009   #7

Win7 Ultimate x64 on Desktop / Win7 Ultimate x86 on laptop / Win7 x86 Starter on Netbook

Thanks, will be using this to clear out the rubbish!
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