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Windows 7: Deleting old Installs once Updated

12 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Deleting old Installs once Updated

Hey everyone,

Just a quick question, when I update a driver or go through the Windows Update, what happens to the old Driver? Can I delete/uninstall the old Drivers once I update to the current drivers?

Essentially, am I losing Hard Drive space after each update? Since as I update, I install which overlaps the older Drivers, so the size just keeps getting bigger and bigger after each update?

Thanks in advance!

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12 Jan 2013   #2

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Sweeper

I use this, it gets a lot of the common driver. Should be used prior to installation of new driver.

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