NVIDIA Update Core NVIDIA Update Core

A guide to uninstall NVIDIA Update Core from your computer

This page is about NVIDIA Update Core for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is produced by NVIDIA Corporation. Further information on NVIDIA Corporation can be found here. The program is often installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\NVIDIA Corporation\Update Core directory (same installation drive as Windows). NVIDIA Update Core's main file takes around 1.06 MB (1110896 bytes) and is called NvSHIM.exe.

The executables below are part of NVIDIA Update Core. They occupy an average of 2.44 MB (2560592 bytes) on disk.

  • NvSHIM.exe (1.06 MB)
  • NvTmMon.exe (549.36 KB)
  • NvTmRep.exe (866.36 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of NVIDIA Update Core. For other NVIDIA Update Core versions please click below:

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How to uninstall NVIDIA Update Core from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NVIDIA Update Core is a program by NVIDIA Corporation. Some computer users decide to uninstall this program. This is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK approach to uninstall NVIDIA Update Core is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find NVIDIA Update Core or simply activate the Search feature and type in "NVIDIA Update Core". If it is installed on your PC the NVIDIA Update Core program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select NVIDIA Update Core in the list of apps, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have about NVIDIA Update Core, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove NVIDIA Update Core.
Uninstall NVIDIA Update Core

8. After uninstalling NVIDIA Update Core, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of NVIDIA Update Core that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling NVIDIA Update Core using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall NVIDIA Update Core by NVIDIA Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that NVIDIA Update Core by NVIDIA Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall NVIDIA Update Core in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2018-11-15 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2018-11-15 21:30:28.113