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: 197.13 Nvidia Update error

27 Mar 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
197.13 Nvidia Update error

I got this error come up when trying to install................

Attached Thumbnails
197.13 Nvidia Update error-untitled.jpg  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Hi. Are you running Windows x64 bit? If so you've simply clicked the wrong download button on the Nvidia site and downloaded the 32 bit driver by mistake.
You need to delete that and download the x64 driver.
Hope it's that simple:)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Unfortunately not i'm running 32bit windows...
My System SpecsSystem Spec

27 Mar 2010   #4

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit

hi dj, did you uninstall the previous driver first ?:)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Mar 2010   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Fixed I just right clicked and ran as admin and it worked but thanks anyway.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 197.13 Nvidia Update error

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
nvidia driver update failed in windows update
Hiya, just a while I ago I tried to install the NVidia driver update in my windows update but it says it failed after trying to install. Was wondering could this corrupt my video card driver or registery or can anything be done to make this error like it never happened before? Currently I'm using a...
Windows Updates & Activation
7z.exe Error when trying to install new nvidia graphics card update
Hello Everyone, I am having trouble updating my Nvidia GTX 860M graphic card. I have successfully downloading the update but I cannot install it. It always has the same error, 7z.exe. If anyone could please help fix this I would be most grateful. Thanks, James
Graphic Cards
Non 7z archive error when installing latest NVidia update 337.88 - WHQ
Whenever I try to install it I get this window popping up saying ''Non 7z archive. Anyone know why this isn't working? Drivers | GeForce
Graphic Cards
Driver update for NVIDIA GeForce 7100 / NVIDIA nForce 630i?
I'm not a gamer, but rather an enthusiastic net surfer and would like my present graphics card to be as fast as easily possible. To do this, it has been suggested that I update my card's driver with downloading/installing Nvidia's latest driver (285.62 WHQL, Win7 64-bit...4G RAM, Firefox 9). ...
Graphic Cards
[Help] NVIDIA Driver Update Error
i keep getting this error every time i try to update my graphics card driver. Here is a screen shot of the problem - Most/all information is in the SS , I have a HP laptop windows 7 32 bit and i do windows updates when...

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 19:22.
Twitter Facebook Google+