Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: I want Nvidia but i have intel?

03 Feb 2017   #1

Windows 7 - 64 bit OS Home Premium
I want Nvidia but i have intel?

How can i change this? I genuinely hate intel graphics and i want Nvidia. Can i download the drivers
despite that i have Intel or will it crash my comp and i'll need to take it to a tech in order to get

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Feb 2017   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot

If you want Nvidia, you will need to buy an Nvidia graphics card and install it in your desktop. It's that simple.

If you try to install the Nvidia drivers on your system, they either won't install because the Nvidia hardware isn't there, or they will mess up your system (potentially).

But there is no way around it. If you want an Nvidia graphics system, you need the hardware.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 I want Nvidia but i have intel?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Intel or Nvidia?
Hi all, another little bug for the gurus. As per my specs, I've got an intel 4790 CPU with onboard 4600 graphics and an Nvidia GTX760 card with latest driver installed. I just tried to open the nvidia control panel and get the attached message. In device manager both show up in "display adapter"....
Graphic Cards
BSOD when using intel hd and nvidia gpu
Hey, Im always getting BSOD when using igpu and dgpu at the same time, bsod can happen right when i boot up or it can happen after some hours. When running just igpu or just dgpu i never get any issues. I got to have intel hd gpu enabled in order to use Intel Quick Sync. I have already been...
BSOD Help and Support
Why have I got Intel HD and Nvidia Drivers?
I have recently got a new laptop with a GeForce GT 520M, and for some reason my DxDiag doesnt seem to register the fact that it's there, as you can see below. I have got the nVidia Drivers installed as well as Intel HD Graphics installed. I'm worried that this is affecting my laptops...
Intel/AMD and nVidia/ATI
I am curious about what people are using and what they think about what they are using. I would like to hear what kind of processor and graphics you are running and why you chose to go with each. I do not want to see people start arguing over why which one is better. I would like to hear...
General Discussion
Hmm.. Well You all know how i was having issues with my Desktop's Graphic's Card Driver and its driver still does it. but what confuses me my Laptop has a NVidia GeForce 8600M GT, and it has the same driver? it doesnt crash.. lol I was wondering if my Dell Dekstop's Motherboard...
Graphic Cards

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:00.
Twitter Facebook Google+