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NVidia Display Driver

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517.48 | Updated: 28 Sep 2022



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NVidia Display Driver 517.48

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exemption:

This package requires NVidia hardware, and cannot pass the validator


Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install NVidia Display Driver, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade NVidia Display Driver, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall NVidia Display Driver, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade nvidia-display-driver -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade nvidia-display-driver -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install nvidia-display-driver
    name: nvidia-display-driver
    version: '517.48'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'nvidia-display-driver' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '517.48'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller nvidia-display-driver
    Name     = "nvidia-display-driver"
    Version  = "517.48"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'nvidia-display-driver':
  ensure   => '517.48',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 28 Sep 2022.


This package strips all components out of the upstream NVidia driver package except the following:

  • Display.Driver
  • Display.Optimus
  • PhysX
  • HDAudio
  • USB-C driver

Package Parameters

The following package parameters can be set to enable optional display components:

  • /NV3DVision - Install 3DVision driver. Note: Nvidia has removed this from newer drivers.
  • /Nview - Install RTX Desktop Manager.
  • /ShadowPlay - Install ShadowPlay.
  • /FrameView - Install FrameView.
  • /MSVCRT - Install the nvidia-packaged 'vcredist140', which, at the time of writing (sept 2022) is an outdated version from 2019: 14.22.27821.0. I recommend installing chocolatey's vcredist140 instead.

Parameters can be passed to the installer with the use of --params.
For example: --params "'/ShadowPlay /Nview'".

To avoid confusion, DCH is now the default and only option.

If you need support for non display related components (Shield, Geforce Experience, ...), install the unaltered geforce-game-ready-driver instead.

$instDir    = "${ENV:TEMP}\nvidiainstall" # Folder to move desired components into
$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName    = 'nvidia-display-driver'
  destination    = "${ENV:TEMP}\nvidiadriver" # Folder to extract drivers
  url64          = ''
  checksum64     = '61f3770ff41a5b28e83274a1b75c4a02f0d3308ebb4d4df39d1158b7b658a406'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs     = '-s -noreboot'
  validExitCodes = @(0,1)
  softwareName   = 'NVIDIA Graphics Driver*'

If ( [System.Environment]::OSVersion.Version.Major -ne '10' ) {
  $packageArgs['url64']      = ''
  $packageArgs['checksum64'] = '577c0f93857b807eb719f96bec0c82b797995a023bc80c7f0f306503fd83c4e5'

If ( -not (Get-OSArchitectureWidth -compare 64) ) {
  Write-Warning "NVIDIA has ended support for 32bit operating systems."
  Write-Warning "32 bit users should specify version 391.35."
  Write-Warning "Security patches for 32bit may be available on"
  Write-Error "32 bit no longer supported."

# Remove any previous tempfiles
Remove-Item "$instDir" -Recurse -Force -ea 0
New-Item -Path "$instDir" -ItemType Directory
New-Item -Path "$instDir\GFExperience" -ItemType Directory

# Download driver package as a zip
$packageArgs['file'] = "${ENV:TEMP}\"
Get-ChocolateyWebFile @packageArgs

# Unzip driver package
Get-ChocolateyUnzip @packageArgs

# Move everything we want to a new folder
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\Display.Driver"        ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\Display.Optimus"       ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\NVI2"                  ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\PhysX"                 ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\EULA.txt"              ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\ListDevices.txt"       ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\setup.cfg"             ) -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\setup.exe"             ) -Destination "$instDir"
# Must include these legal files to satisfy the installer. GFE will not be installed.
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\GFExperience\PrivacyPolicy"      ) -Destination "$instDir\GFExperience"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\GFExperience\EULA.html"          ) -Destination "$instDir\GFExperience"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\GFExperience\FunctionalConsent_*") -Destination "$instDir\GFExperience"
# I've changed my mind about not including the audio and USB-C driver by default.
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\HDAudio") -Destination "$instDir"
Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\PPC"    ) -Destination "$instDir" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue
if ( $pp.NV3DVision ) {
  Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\NV3DVision"          ) -Destination "$instDir"
  Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\NV3DVisionUSB.Driver") -Destination "$instDir"
# Misc new additions
if ( $pp.Nview ) {
  Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\Display.Nview") -Destination "$instDir"
if ( $pp.ShadowPlay ) {
  Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\ShadowPlay") -Destination "$instDir"
if ( $pp.FrameView ) {
  Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\FrameViewSDK") -Destination "$instDir"
if ( $pp.MSVCRT ) {#MS VC Redist from 2019???
  Move-Item ($packageArgs['destination'] + "\MSVCRT") -Destination "$instDir"

# Remove unused files
Remove-Item ($packageArgs['destination']) -Recurse -Force

# Finally, install
$packageArgs['file'    ] = "$instDir\setup.exe"
$packageArgs['fileType'] = 'EXE'
Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = 'nvidia-display-driver'
  softwareName  = 'NVIDIA Graphics Driver*'
  fileType      = 'EXE'
  validExitCodes= @(0)

$packageArgs['file']       = (Get-UninstallRegistryKey $packageArgs['softwareName']).UninstallString -replace "\s.*$"
$packageArgs['silentArgs'] = (Get-UninstallRegistryKey $packageArgs['softwareName']).UninstallString -replace "^.*?\s" -replace "$"," -silent"

If ( -not $env:ChocolateyForce) {
  Write-Warning 'Uninstalling this package will forcibly reboot your PC.'
  Write-Warning 'If you wish to proceed, please specify the --force parameter.'
  Write-Error 'Uninstall not called with --force. Aborting.'

Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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