INF v6.165

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 18:12:37 +0000

Added support for:

NVIDIA_DEV.1E91 = "NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 Super"
NVIDIA_DEV.1E93 = "NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Super"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F76 = "NVIDIA Quadro RTX 3000"
NVIDIA_DEV.2192 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti"

 

NVIDIA GeForce Hotfix driver 445.78

Wed, 25 Mar 2020 16:29:09 +0000


 
 
GeForce Hotfix display driver version 445.78 is based on NVIDIA's latest Game Ready Driver 445.75.
 
This Hotfix driver addresses the following:
  • Some DirectX 11 games may fail to launch when Image Sharpening is enabled from the NVIDIA Control Panel
 
Click on the URL below to download the appropriate driver:
 
Windows 10 64-bit Standard Driver - Click Here
Windows 10 64-bit DCH Driver - Click Here
 
For assistance with choosing between Windows 10 Standard and DCH display driver, please visit the FAQ below:
NVIDIA DCH/Standard Display Drivers for Windows 10 FAQ

NVIDIA GeForce Game ready driver 445.75

Mon, 23 Mar 2020 16:33:35 +0000

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new releases. Prior to a new title launching, NVIDIA's driver team is working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is included for the best gameplay on day-1.

Game Ready for Half-Life: Alyx
The new Game Ready Driver provides the latest performance optimizations, profiles, and bug fixes for Half-Life: Alyx. In addition, this release also provides optimal support for Resident Evil 3, Ghost Recon Breakpoint’s Ghost Experience update, and the addition of NVIDIA DLSS 2.0 to Control and MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries.

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/445.75/445.75-win10-win8-win7-release-notes.pdf
http://de.download.nvidia.com/Windows/445.75/445.75-notebook-win8-win7-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://it.download.nvidia.com/Windows/445.75/445.75-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://fr.download.nvidia.com/Windows/445.75/445.75-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe

NVIDIA Vulkan 1.2 developer driver 442.77

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 16:23:03 +0000

Vulkan 1.2 support is available in Windows driver version 442.75 and Linux driver version 440.66.02. These drivers also contain other new features, performance enhancements and bug fixes for Vulkan developers and enthusiasts.

Windows 442.77

Linux 440.66.03

Release Updates

March 19th, 2020 - Windows 442.77, Linux 440.66.03

NVIDIA GeForce Game ready and Quadro driver 442.74

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 16:21:03 +0000

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new releases. Prior to a new title launching, NVIDIA's driver team is working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is included for the best gameplay on day-1.

Game Ready for DOOM Eternal
The new Game Ready Driver provides the latest performance optimizations, profiles, and bug fixes for DOOM Eternal.

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.74/442.74-win10-win8-win7-release-notes.pdf
http://de.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.74/442.74-notebook-win8-win7-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://it.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.74/442.74-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://fr.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.74/442.74-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe


What’s New in Version 440 U7

  • Implemented performance improvements (see Version 442.74 Release Notes for more details)

Fixed Issues in Version 440 U7

  • [Enscape]: The application crashes in the driver when running out of video memory with Vulkan dedicated allocations and OpenGL interoperability.
  • [Enscape]: The application sees device loss and the driver hangs when running out of video memory.
  • [Arnold v6.0.1.0/v.6.0.2.0.rc2]: The application crashes or GPU error occurs when rendering with Arnold plugin.
  • [DaVinci Resolve]: Playing a Neat Video results in the following message from Resolve - 'The GPU failed to perform image processing because of an error. Error Code: 4.'
  • [Mosaic]: Application corruption occurs when running in Mosaic using overlap and warp and blend in full-screen stereo.
  • [Warp and Blend]: Warping feature does not get enabled after rotating the display to Portrait or Flipped Portrait from the NVIDIA Control Panel.
  • Width/Height display coordinates are swapped in Portrait mode.

http://cn.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.74/442.74-win10-win8-win7-quadro-release-notes.pdf
http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.74/442.74-quadro-desktop-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://pl.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.74/442.74-quadro-desktop-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe

NVIDIA Configure Driver Utility 1.2.8

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 17:37:42 +0000

Initial release

===== Overview =====

configureDriver.exe -  A command line tool to configure internal workstation driver settings.

==== commands and options ====

Certain workstation driver (diagnostic-) features can be configured via internal settings not directly exposed by the NVIDIA Control Panel (or other UI tools).
Upon request and guidance from Nvidia support, customers can use this command line tool to access selected features.

configureDriver.exe must be run with administrator privileges to change driver settings exposed by this tool.
Run 'configureDriver.exe --help'  for a list of all supported options.

NVIDIA Vulkan 1.2 developer driver 442.75

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 16:38:36 +0000

Vulkan 1.2 support is available in Windows driver version 442.75 and Linux driver version 440.66.02. These drivers also contain other new features, performance enhancements and bug fixes for Vulkan developers and enthusiasts.

Windows 442.75

Linux 440.66.02

Release Updates

March 17th, 2020 - Windows 442.75, Linux 440.66.02

INF v6.162

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 18:03:27 +0000

Added support for:
NVIDIA_DEV.1F14 = "NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 with Max-Q Design"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F95 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F99 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650"

 

INF v6.161

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 16:20:00 +0000

Added support for

NVIDIA_DEV.1CD6 = "NVIDIA GeForce MX250"
NVIDIA_DEV.1E36 = "NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000"
NVIDIA_DEV.1E3C = "NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F15 = "NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060"

Also misc. unreleased GPU's added and some renamed to catch up with "PCI ID repository".

 

TechPowerUp GPU-Z 2.30.0 Released

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 15:56:38 +0000

GPU-Z is a lightweight utility designed to give you all information about your video card and GPU.

Version History

v2.30.0 (March 13th, 2020)

  • Added Advanced tab reporting for Hardware Accelerated GPU Scheduling (Windows 10 20H1)
  • Advanced tab now shows WDDM 2.7, Shader Model 6.6, DirectX Mesh Shaders, DirectX Raytracing Tier 1.1
  • Worked around Microsoft bug to fix DirectML detection on Windows 10 19041 Insider Build
  • Driver registry path for the graphics device is now displayed in Advanced -> General
  • Renamed NVIDIA "VDDC" sensor to "GPU Voltage"
  • Renamed AMD "GPU only Power Draw" sensor to "GPU Chip Power Draw" to clarify that this is the graphics chip only power draw, not the whole graphics card
  • Windows Basic Display Driver will no longer show WHQL/Beta status
  • Updated Renoir to be 7 nm
  • Added support for AMD Radeon RX 590 GME, Radeon Pro W5500, Radeon Pro V7350x2, FirePro 2260, Radeon Instinct MI25 MxGPU, AMD MxGPU
  • Added support for Intel UHD Graphics (i5-10210Y)
  • Added support for NVIDIA GTS 450 Rev 2
  • Fixed crash during DirectX 12 detection

NVIDIA GeForce Game ready driver 442.59

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 16:37:57 +0000

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new releases. Prior to a new title launching, NVIDIA's driver team is working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is included for the best gameplay on day-1.

Game Ready for Call of Duty: Warzone
The new Game Ready Driver provides the latest performance optimizations, profiles, and bug fixes for Call of Duty: Warzone.

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.59/442.59-win10-win8-win7-release-notes.pdf
http://de.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.59/442.59-notebook-win8-win7-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://it.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.59/442.59-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://fr.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.59/442.59-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe

INF v6.159

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 13:31:14 +0000

Added support for:

NVIDIA_DEV.1CFA = "NVIDIA Quadro P2000"
NVIDIA_DEV.1CFB = "NVIDIA Quadro P1000"

NVIDIA Driver Installation issues on Windows 7

Tue, 03 Mar 2020 17:09:16 +0000

Driver Installation issues on Windows 7

Explanation:

 

Windows 7 users who do NOT have “SHA2 support patches” from Microsoft may experience below issues during/after NVIDIA driver install.

 

  • Issue #1: Error popup that says ‘Windows Can’t verify the publisher of this driver software’
  • Issue #2: Yellow bang on NVIDIA GPU showing  Code 52 error after driver installation.
  • Issue #3 : GeForce Experience NOT installing the latest downloaded driver/GFE Update.

 

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Solution:

 

Install KB4474419 & KB4490628 patches on their Windows 7x64 bit system and reboot the system. These patches will help the ‘Windows 7 operating system’ to recognize SHA2 certificate & fix the issues #1 & #2.  Details on these patches are available here : https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4472027/2019-sha-2-code-signing-support-requirement-for-windows-and-wsus . Note: These patches will install automatically if Windows Updates active/running on your system.

 

For the issue #3, it is required to manually update the display driver by downloading the latest version from: https://www.geforce.com/drivers (in addition to the installation of SHA2 OS patches).

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INF v6.158

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 07:08:48 +0000

Added support for

NVIDIA_DEV.1C96 = "NVIDIA GeForce MX350"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F09 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F12 = "NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060"

Another set from Windows Update
I've packed them up and you can find them here

DriverVer=02/14/2020,27.20.100.7922

NVIDIA GeForce Game ready and Quadro driver 442.50

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 15:37:52 +0000

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new releases. Prior to a new title launching, NVIDIA's driver team is working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is included for the best gameplay on day-1.

Game Ready for Apex Legends, Division 2, and ARK
The new Game Ready Driver provides optimal support for Apex Legends: Season 4, The Division 2 – Warlords of New York expansion, and ARK: Genesis Part 1.

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.50/442.50-win10-win8-win7-release-notes.pdf
http://de.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.50/442.50-notebook-win8-win7-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://it.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.50/442.50-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://fr.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.50/442.50-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe


What’s New in Version 440 U6

  • Added security updates for driver components.
    See the NVIDIA Security Bulletin 4996 for details.
  • Application Profiles
    Added or updated the following application profiles.
    • Solidworks – added Solidworks RX to profile

Fixed Issues in Version 440 U6

  • [Sony Catalyst]: Applications hang when using OpenCL/ OpenGL interoperability.
  • [Colorfront]: Illegal address error occurs when accessing pinned memory.
  • [3dexperience 2020x]: Vertical sync cannot be disabled in the app.

http://cn.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.50/442.50-win10-win8-win7-quadro-release-notes.pdf
http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.50/442.50-quadro-desktop-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.50/442.50-quadro-desktop-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe

 

NVIDIA Vulkan 1.2 developer driver 442.36

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 05:42:01 +0000

Vulkan 1.2 support is available in Windows driver version 442.36 and Linux driver version 440.58.01. These drivers also contain other new features, performance enhancements and bug fixes for Vulkan developers and enthusiasts.

Windows 442.36

Linux 440.58.01

Release Updates

February 17th, 2020 - Windows 442.36, Linux 440.58.01

  • New:
  • Fixed:
    • Fixed a regression which caused some Vulkan titles to crash on swapchain recreation. This was known to affect the following Vulkan titles [Linux]:
      • F1 2017
      • Rise of the Tomb Raider
      • DiRT 4
    • Fixed a visual glitch of Vulkan applications when falling out of flipping (such as when doing alt-tab) [Linux]
      • NVIDIA is still investigating a glitch that reproduces with the GNOME desktop

NVIDIA GeForce Hotfix driver 442.37

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 19:45:06 +0000

GeForce Hotfix display driver version 442.37 is based on NVIDIA's latest Game Ready Driver 442.19


 

 

This Hotfix driver resolves the following issues:

 

  • [Zombie Army: Dead War 4][Vulkan]: Game may display flicker when in game HDR is enabled
  • [Red Dead Redemption 2][Vulkan]: Random crash during gameplay on Pascal and older GPUs
  • [Battleye][Low-Latency Mode]: Launching Battleye with NVIDIA Low Latency Mode set to Ultra may cause DWM to reset
  • Twitch Studio shows corruption when Image Sharpening is enabled globally from the NVIDIA Control Panel
  • Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed crashes when playing in a water level

 

Windows 10 64-bit Standard Driver - Click Here

 

Windows 10 64-bit DCH Driver - Click Here

 

For assistance with choosing between Windows 10 Standard and DCH display driver, please visit the FAQ below:

 

NVIDIA DCH/Standard Display Drivers for Windows 10 FAQ

INF v6.156

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 23:03:58 +0000

Added support for:

NVIDIA_DEV.1E36 = "NVIDIA Graphics Device"

NVIDIA_DEV.1E37 = "NVIDIA TU102GL / GFN PG150 SKU220 (T10-8GB) / GFN PG150 SKU215 (T10-16GB) / GRID RTX T10-4 / GRID RTX T10-8 / GRID RTX T10-16 / GRID RTX T10x-2 / GRID RTX T10x-4 / GRID RTX T10x-8 / GeForce RTX T10-4 / GeForce RTX T10-8 / GeForce RTX T10-16 / GeForce RTX T10x-8 / GeForce RTX T10x-4 / GeForce RTX T10x-2"

 

Let us know if the description is not comprehensive enough 💩

These come from Windows Build 19559 and we're hosting them here

DriverVer=01/22/2020,27.20.100.7859

NVIDIA GeForce Game ready and Quadro driver 442.19

Mon, 03 Feb 2020 16:22:09 +0000

Game Ready for Zombie Army: Dead War 4
The new Game Ready Driver provides the latest performance optimizations, profiles, and bug fixes for Zombie Army: Dead War 4. In addition, this release also provides optimal support for Apex Legends Season 4 and Metro Exodus: Sam’s Story.

Maximum Framerate
In the last Game Ready Driver, NVIDIA introduced a new Maximum Framerate Setting into the NVIDIA Control Panel which allowed gamers to set the max framerate a 3D application or game can render. With the latest Game Ready Driver, they have incorporated community feedback asking for the limits to be extended. As a result, framerate limits can be as low as 20fps and can be raised as high as 1000fps.

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-win10-win8-win7-release-notes.pdf
http://de.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-notebook-win8-win7-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://it.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe
http://fr.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-notebook-win10-64bit-international-dch-whql.exe


What’s New in Version 440 U5
 

  • Provides optimal support and bug fixes for the latest Studio applications including Redshift Renderer, Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve, Foundry MODO, and more.
  • Beginning with version 442.19, NVIDIA no longer provides Quadro drivers for Windows 7.
  • Application Profiles
    Added or updated the following application profiles.
    • Adobe (beta variants)
    • Siemens Star-CCM+ apps
    • Siemens Star-CCM+ VR apps
    • VRED - added VREDGo.exe to profile
    • Modo - updated 'Luxology Modo' app profile name to 'Foundry Modo'
    • Modo - enabled "Threaded Optimization"


Fixed Issues in Version 440 U5
 

  • [Quadro P1000][Notebook][OpenGL quad-buffered stereo]: The screen turns black after enabling quad-buffered stereo.
  • [Creo 6]: Models are not textured properly.
  • [Creo]: The driver crashes while drawing lines using glDrawArrays (GL_LINE_STRIP).
  • [Catia]: The system crashes {error 7 code 3) when using Vulkan-OpenGL interoperability.
  • [DaVinci Resolve Studio]: Shared memory of the non-Display GPU is not flushed when switching Resolve projects multiple times.
  • [Redshift][CUDA]: CUDA memory leak with cuMemHostAlloc/cuMemFreeHost occurs when there is more than one device/context active in the app.
  • [Modo]: The application crashes when monitors are connected to separate GPUs in a dual GPU system.
  • [Optix 6 Denoiser][HDR]: Artifacts appear in HDR mode when tiling is in effect.
  • [Optix][Demand Load] Artifacts appear in non-square, non-mipmapped textures.
  • [RayTracing]: V-Ray intersection artifacts appear when 2D displacement is enabled in a scene.
  • [Quadro RTX/P-series][OpenGL]: Image Copy does not work between different GPUs.
  • [Maya]: The application locks up during clFlush() call when using OpenCL / OpenGL interoperability.

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.19/442.19-win10-win8-win7-quadro-release-notes.pdf
http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/Quadro_Certified/442.19/442.19-quadro-desktop-notebook-win10-64bit-international-whql.exe


Studio drivers

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-notebook-win10-64bit-international-nsd-dch-whql.exe
http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-notebook-win10-64bit-international-nsd-whql.exe
http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/442.19/442.19-win10-nsd-release-notes.pdf

 

Highlights

Improvements

Warcraft III: Reforged* verified playable on Intel® UHD Graphics and Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot* on Intel Iris® Plus Graphics.

Read more...

INF v6.154

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 05:30:00 +0000

Added support for:

NVIDIA_DEV.1C94 = "NVIDIA GeForce MX350"
NVIDIA_DEV.1D16 = "NVIDIA GeForce MX330"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F12 = "NVIDIA Graphics Device"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F94 = "NVIDIA Graphics Device"
NVIDIA_DEV.1F95 = "NVIDIA Graphics Device"

NVIDIA GeForce hotfix driver 442.01

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 15:06:09 +0000

GeForce Hotfix display driver version 442.01 is based on NVIDIA's latest Game Ready Driver 441.87.


 

 

This Hotfix driver resolves the following issues:

 

  • [Call of Duty Modern Warfare] Streaming of gameplay using StreamLabs OBS will randomly stop  
  • [The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine] Game may crash when a user reaches a specific cut scene
  • [SLI+G-SYNC Stutter] User may experience minor stuttering when using NVIDIA SLI in combination with G-SYNC.
 

Windows 10 64-bit Standard Driver - Click Here

Windows 10 64-bit DCH Driver - Click Here

 

For assistance with choosing between Windows 10 Standard and DCH display driver, please visit the FAQ below:

NVIDIA DCH/Standard Display Drivers for Windows 10 FAQ

NVIDIA Vulkan 1.2 developer driver 441.99

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 18:08:45 +0000

Vulkan 1.2 support is available in Windows driver version 441.99 and Linux driver version 440.48.02. These drivers also contain other new features, performance enhancements and bug fixes for Vulkan developers and enthusiasts.

Windows 441.99

Linux 440.48.02

Release Updates

January 15th, 2020 - Windows 441.99, Linux 440.48.02