For GTX Users Clean GTX 417.71 WHQL - Desktop Versions: Win 10 x64 Desktop - Google Drive | MEGA Win 8.1 / 8 / 7 x64 Desktop - Google Drive | MEGA Clean GTX 417.71 WHQL - Notebook Versions: Win 10 x64 Notebook - Google Drive | MEGA Win 8.1 / 8 / 7 x64 Notebook - Google Drive | MEGA Clean GTX #placeholder HotFix - Desktop/Notebook Versions: Win 10 x64 Desktop/Notebook - Win 8.1 / 8 / 7 x64 Desktop/Notebook - For RTX Users Clean RTX 417.71 WHQL - Desktop Versions Win 10 x64 Desktop - Google Drive | MEGA Win 8.1 / 8 / 7 x64 Desktop - Google Drive | MEGA Clean RTX #placeholder HotFix - Desktop/Notebook Versions: Win 10 x64 Desktop/Notebook - Win 8.1 / 8 / 7 x64 Desktop/Notebook - 417.71 WHQL - Release Highlights Game Ready Driver Release Notes (v417.71) What is a Clean Driver? Clean version of 417.71 x64 drivers for Win 10, 8.1, 8, 7 x64. Everything removed except: Driver itself PhysX HD Audio Installation: Unzip, run setup.exe -It is Highly recommended to use DDU prior to new clean driver installation. Note: Latest DDU requires you to Disable internet prior to its usage, once a driver is installed re-enable it. GeForce Experience Optional GeForce Experience: If you wish to install GeForce Experience, the latest Official Nvidia version can be found Here. Simply install it after you finalize driver installation. + Small tweak to Remove GFE Mandatory Login/Telemetry. How to: Clean Driver by Yourself Guide Spoiler Don't want to wait? Need to clean up an older driver? Or perhaps you simply want to do it Yourself? There are two options for you: A) NVSlimmer developed by @uKER which allows you to quickly clean a Nvidia driver. B) A short step-by-step guide explaining how the whole cleaning process is done. It's really simple and takes only a couple of minutes. For option B, You will need Two Programmes: 1) Software to extract the archive - I use WinRAR 2) Text editor - I use Notepad++ Step 1 Download the latest Official Driver. Step 2 Right-click the driver, choose Extract to Step 3 Once extracted, the following highlighted folders can be deleted. (If you do not use HDAudio, delete that folder too) FOR RTX CARDS - Kudos to @VolterMort for testing - Additionally keep NGXCore + PPC folders. Step 4 Right-click setup.cfg and choose Edit with Notepad++ Step 5 Navigate to the bottom of the file, locate the following segment and delete 3 of the highlighted lines Step 6 Save the text file. Step 7 Your driver is clean now, run setup.exe and you are done. This simple process will keep your system free of unnecessary Nvidia driver bloatware.