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Djang0

Disable Nvidia Display Driver Service?

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I'm mainly runnig FSX and using Nvidia Inspector v1.9.6.8. Can I disable the Nvidia Display Driver Service to free up some resources? It's default setting is "automatic" in windows services. If so should I disable it from msconfig or services.msc?


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No, I wouldn't think you should do that. I assume it's the interface between your nVidia graphics card and the rest of your system, so disabling it might take you back to a standard VGA adapter or something along those lines.

 

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Yeah lol, that's the core part of the Nvidia drivers... definitely can't disable that one!

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Actually you can disable (in services) the HELPER service. I've been doing it for years.

 

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jja

 

Not to be confused w/ the Display Driver Service ...


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yes you can disable it just fine.  You wont be able to access the NVCP but if you have no use for it or the settings within, by all means. 

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