I've just bought a new gaming PC. I installed Windows 8.1 (64bit) on my PC as that is the minimum requirements for most games. However my driver file says my graphics card is for a 32 bit system so I basically can't run games. Any ideas how to fix this?

  • What graphics card do you have? Basically you need the 64bit driver from the manufacturer, if there is one available. I can post a link to one once I have the graphics card information. Dec 21, 2016 at 6:38
  • I have a GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4gb. I dont have a clue how to get the drivers. Im new to all this, i would appriciate any help :)
    – cal
    Dec 21, 2016 at 6:39

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The driver to download for your card would be located at: http://www.nvidia.com/download/driverResults.aspx/113442/en-us.

When running the installer, you can select "Custom (Advanced)", then check the box that says "Perform a clean installation" to remove the previously installed 32bit driver. You can also custom select which items to install with the new driver.

  • No problem! If you run into any problems getting the updated driver to work just reply. Dec 21, 2016 at 6:52
  • Yep - glad you got it working! Dec 21, 2016 at 7:04

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