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How to remove Nouveau drivers from Ubuntu

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http://linuxers.org – TweetSo, I blew my Graphic card today  and while troubleshooting the issue I tried to install proprietary Nvidia drivers. But in order to do that you are required to remove nouveau drivers from the system. This guide will tell you how to disable and remove nouveau drivers step by step. Before starting, you might want to know that nouveau is a project which aims to develop open source drivers for Nvidia cards. When you install Ubuntu, it detects your card and installs these drivers. Please note that, nouveau drivers manual removal is required only if you are going to install the propreitar (General)