Software Update: Driver Cleaner Professional 1.3

Version 1.3 of Driver Cleaner Professional has just been released on DriverHeaven. This program was developed by Ruud Ketelaars and is a tool for cleaning up the old drivers of ATi, nVidia, Creative, Realtec, Turtle Beach, SIS, 3Dfx and S3, among others. This is necessary if new drivers have been released, because an uninstall does not always remove everything from the old driver. Not only residual files are removed, but also the registry, the driver cache and the are cleaned. The changelog of this version looks like this:


  • 3Dlabs Wildcat 4 cleaning file
  • 3Dlabs Wildcat REALIZM cleaning file
  • 3Dlabs Wildcat VP cleaning file
  • ATI TV Wonder cleaning file
  • VIA Envy Audio cleaning file
  • VIA HD Audio cleaning file
  • VIA Vinyl Audio cleaning file
  • Albanian language file


  • ATI cleaning file
  • ATI WDM cleaning file
  • ATI Uninstall Utility cleaning file
  • nVidia cleaning file
  • Realtek AC’97 cleaning file
  • Italian-language file


  • Registry searching routine


  • Cab Cleaner not working good when cab file was read only
  • Cab Cleaner did not clean the cab files in the windows\i386 folder

IMPORTANT: uninstall any older version first before installing Driver Cleaner Professional.[break]

Version number 1.3
Operating systems Windows 9x, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP x64
Website DriverHeaven
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License type Freeware