INF v6.086

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:30:11 +0000

Added support for:

NVIDIA_DEV_174D = "NVIDIA GeForce MX130"
NVIDIA_DEV_174E = "NVIDIA GeForce MX110"


Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:17:57 +0000

Win 10 Insider build 17040 is released to Insiders on the Fast Ring. Microsoft blog gives details:


Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:04:09 +0000

NVidia driver 388.31 is out. Game Ready: Provides the optimal gaming experience for Star Wars Battlefront II, Injustice 2, and Destiny 2.
Release notes: 
Driver 388.31 is r388_25-3.

Changes and Fixed Issues in Version 388.31
 Micro-stuttering occurs in games when GPU monitoring tools are monitoring GPU
power (“Power” monitoring enabled). [2016377]
 [GeForce GTX 1080][eGPU][notebook]: NVIDIA driver could not find compatible
graphics hardware on the Alienware Amplifier. [2010511]
 [3D Vision Notebook]: There is no “Set stereoscopic 3D" link available in the NVIDIA
Control Panel. [200341834]
 [GeForce GTX 970M][]Notebook][Pattern Design Software]: Objects drawn in the
application are not visible. [1992543]

Windows 10 Open Issues
 [SLI][GeForce GTX 780 Ti]: There is no display output when connecting the
DisplayPort and two DVI monitors. [1835763]
 [GeForce TITAN (Kepler-based)]: The OS fails after installing the graphics card on a
Threadripper-enabled motherboard. [1973303]
 [Kepler GPUs][StarWars Battlefront II]: The system hangs when launching the game
in DirectX 12 API mode. [200362843]
 [Windows 10 Fall Creators Update]: Color settings made in the NVIDIA Control Panel
are not preserved across a system reboot or restart. [2009433]

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17035

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 02:47:56 +0000

New Win 10 Insider build 17035 is released to Insiders on the Fast Ring.

  • Mute-a-Tab! This build introduces a new experience for muting a tab playing audio. The audio icon that displays when a tab is playing media is now clickable and will mute the audio streams that tab is playing when clicked.
  • Sound Settings are moving to Settings: You can now change some of your common sound settings, such as switching devices and troubleshooting, in Settings > System > Sound.
  • Fixed an issue resulting in screen flickering in the last flight after bringing up the game bar, volume slider or other on-screen UI when playing fullscreen DirectX9 games.

TechPowerUp GPU-Z v2.5.0

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:58:48 +0000

v2.5.0 (November 6th, 2017)

  • Added driver date and WHQL status as separate items
  • Added refresh button
  • NVIDIA BIOS version is now always uppercased
  • Renamed "ForceWare" in driver version to "NVIDIA"
  • Updated NVIDIA NVFlash for BIOS saving
  • Added support for NVIDIA GTX 1070 Ti, GTX 1050 Ti Mobile (GP106), NVIDIA Quadro GP100, Quadro M620
  • Added support for Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Added support for AMD RX Vega 64 Liquid, FirePro M4150
  • Added Vega SOC Clock, VR SOC and VR Mem monitoring
  • Added support for WDDM 2.3
  • Fixed GPU-Z crash when trying to display error message for failed BIOS upload



Call of Duty WWII

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 17:11:04 +0000

Call of Duty WWII has got a large number of people playing it this weekend.
It looks and performs really great.
Good netcode.
It's the whole package.

Throttlestop 8.5 released

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 03:33:31 +0000

I use this app when my Intel CPU gets stuck in max 800Mhz mode
Set Multiplier to 30x (for my i7-5500u) and all is good again
Anyway a useful Intel CPU app you can find it here

INF v6.085

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 22:58:07 +0000

Added support for:


NVIDIA Quadro driver 388.16

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 19:56:45 +0000

Release 387 is a Quadro New Feature (QNF) driver. This driver is from the most recent driver release branch from NVIDIA, and contains the latest new features and functionality. It has been tested for workstation environments, and is recommended only for those users who need specific features mentioned in the release highlights or release notes.

For the most stable and fully supported enterprise driver please use the 'Quadro ODE Graphics Driver' downloadable from the main NVIDIA Driver download page.

New in Release R387 U2

  • NVIDIA Ansel Screenshot Feature
    • The NVIDIA Ansel in-application screenshot feature is enabled in the Quadro display driver. To use Ansel, applications must implement this feature through the publicly available Ansel SDK. For more information, including access to the Ansel SDK, game engine plug-ins, and additional resources, please visit:
  • Support for OpenGL 4.6

Additional Notes

  • This release is targeted towards early adopters of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.  General deployment is recommended with the next Optimal Driver for Enterprise (ODE) release.

NVIDIA NVFlash 5.416.0

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:47:39 +0000

NVIDIA Firmware Update Utility (Version 5.416.0)

Build Information
  - Build Date: Oct 10 2017
  - Build Time: 20:54:48
  - Build CL: 22967836

This version adds support for GeForce GTX 1070 Ti

GPU Caps Viewer 1.37.0 Released

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:40:53 +0000

GPU Caps Viewer 1.37.0 comes with the support of latest GeForce GTX 1070 Ti. The support of Windows XP is back (WinXp covers around 5% of the desktop OS market). The GeeXLab SDK has been updated to the latest version and fixes some bugs in the Vulkan renderer. New demos (tessellation demo in Vulkan and OpenGL) have been added to the GeeXLab demos list.

MSI Afterburner 4.4.0 final released

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:37:58 +0000

Download now

change log

remote server is over 5 years old, but still works fine


NVIDIA GeForce Game Ready driver 388.13

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 13:28:07 +0000

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new releases, including Virtual Reality games. Prior to a new title launching, our 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
Provides the optimal gaming experience for Call of Duty: WWII, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and Need for Speed Payback

Release Notes:


Fri, 27 Oct 2017 14:02:38 +0000

NVidia hotfix driver 388.10 is out at this NVidia customer service page:
NVIDIA is working on a Game Ready driver for Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. They intend to post the driver early next week. In the interim, they've made this hotfix driver available. It has a key stability fix for certain Kepler-based GPUs.

Driver 388.10 is r387_00-134, dated 10/25/2017
Driver 388.00 is r387_90-11, dated 10/12/2017
Driver 387.98 is r387_90-10, dated 10/11/2017
Driver 387.92 is r387_90-5, dated 10/06/2017
Driver 387.87 is r387_00-112, dated 10/02/2017

Win 10 Insider Preview Build 17025

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 01:41:30 +0000

Win 10 Insider Preview build 17025 is now released to Insiders on the Fast Ring.
Details from Microsoft blog:
Fixed an issue where toggling some DX9/DX10/DX11 games between windowed and fullscreen (for example using Alt + Tab) could result in the game window become black on certain PCs.


Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:25:06 +0000

Driver 388.00 at NVidia downloads.
Release Notes:
Game Ready: Provides the optimal gaming experience for Destiny 2 and Assassin's Creed Origins.

New Features
 Added support for OpenGL 4.61
 Added NVIDIA GameStream support for HDR under Windows 10
See “Open Issues in Version 388.00 WHQL” on page 16 for a description of bug
200349552 that affects this feature.
 Added Fast Sync support for SLI
Fast Sync under SLI is available only on the following 'bridged' SLI configurations:
• NVIDIA Maxwell GPUs: Any resolution less than 4k
• NVIDIA Pascal & later GPUs: Any resolution
 Implemented improved behavior for full-screen Vulkan swapchains using
This optimization will cause more events that trigger an out-of-date swapchain, such
as when entering or leaving full-screen mode (typically by pressing Alt+tab).
Applications that do not properly respond to the VK_ERROR_OUT_OF_DATE_KHR return
code may not function properly when these events occur. See the WSI Swapchain
section of the Vulkan specification.
 Added support for the DirectX Intermediate Language (DXIL)
• Includes full support for DirectX 12 Shader Model 6.0, features such as Wavemath,
and the DirectX Shader Compiler.
• Supported only on NVIDIA Kepler and later GPUs.

Changes and Fixed Issues in Version 388.00
The following sections list the important changes and the most common issues resolved
in this version. This list is only a subset of the total number of changes made in this
driver version. The NVIDIA bug number is provided for reference.
 [Notebook][GeForce GTX 1080][G-Sync]: Stuttering occurs while playing games such
as Doom, CS Go, and Witcher 3 on the external display. [1995267]
 [Notebook][GM204]: Alienware laptops with GM204 GPUs are not included in this
driver release. Support for these products will be added in the next driver.

Windows 10 Open Issues
 [SLI][GeForce GTX 780 Ti]: There is no display output when connecting the
DisplayPort and two DVI monitors. [1835763]
 [GeForce GTX 1070][Adobe Reader 3D]: There is corruption in the PDF. [1992456]
 [GeForce TITAN (Kepler-based)]: The OS fails after installing the graphics card on a
Threadripper-enabled motherboard. [1973303]
 [Photoshop CC 2017]: “Photoshop has encountered a problem with the display
driver...” error message appears when selecting Path Blur after first launch of the
application. [200352926]
 [Notebook][MS Hybrid][HDR]: On Hybrid systems where the discrete GPU drives the
primary display, there is momentary corruption before a streaming game goes into
full-screen mode. [200349552]
 2007663 - EU/OEM: [EndUser] 387.92: Scrambled picture after updating to Windows
10 Fall Creators Update on some HDTVs supporting only 8bpc (driver update put it to
12bpc) [2007663]

Driver 388.00 is r387_90-11, dated 10/12/2017
Driver 387.98 is r387_90-10, dated 10/11/2017
Driver 387.92 is r387_90-5, dated 10/06/2017
Driver 387.87 is r387_00-112, dated 10/02/2017

INF v6.084

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 18:39:29 +0000

Thanks again to @nat27 for pointing out couple of errors
Fixed in this version:

%NVIDIA_DEV.1427% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1427
%NVIDIA_DEV.1806% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1806

INF v6.083

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:27:07 +0000

Added support for:

NVIDIA_DEV.1B82 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti"

NVIDIA GeForce hotfix driver 387.98

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:52:37 +0000

This is GeForce Hot Fix driver version 387.98 that addresses the following:

  • Fixed stutter when gaming on an external G-SYNC monitor connected to Notebook.
  • Added support back for Alienware laptops with GM204 GPUs (965M, 970M, 980M).

Windows 10:



Windows 8.1/Windows 7:



NVIDIA Tesla driver 385.76

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:18:17 +0000

  • Various security issues were addressed, for additional details on the med-high severity issues please review NVIDIA Product Security for more information
  • Fixed a bug in the NVIDIA GPU Boost algorithm that could cause the Tesla P100 SXM2 GPU to become unresponsive with a “GPU has fallen of the bus” error under certain workloads. In this state, the GPU is not available for any work
  • Added support for Tesla V100 GPUs
  • Added support for MPS on Tesla V100 GPUs
  • Added nvmlClocksThrottleReasonSwThermalSlowdown as a NVML throttle reason. This is shown as SW Thermal Slowdown in nvidia-smi -q
  • Added new "Memory Max Operating Temp" to nvidia-smi and SMBPBI to report the maximum memory temperature for Tesla V100
  • Added new "GPU Max Operating Temp" to nvidia-smi and SMBPBI to report the maximum GPU operating temperature for Tesla V100
  • Added CUDA support to allow JIT linking of binary compatible cubins
  • Fixed an issue in the driver that may cause certain applications using unified memory APIs to hang

download now

Intel graphics driver

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 19:08:37 +0000


Intel® Graphics Driver for Windows* [15.47] Version: (Latest) Date: 10/4/2017

Detailed Description


This driver is the first to support the newly launched 8th Gen Intel® Core™ Desktop Processor Family.

Start your engines! Intel® is proud to announce that the world’s most popular and widely played sports racing series is now playable† on Intel HD Graphics 620 or better for the first time ever, with the latest instalment: Forza Motorsport 7*†, through graphics memory allocation improvements.

From finish lines to free kicks, enjoy electrifying action at launch of the latest games, Forza Motorsport 7*†, Project CARS 2*, Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire*, FIFA 18*, EVE: Valkyrie Warzone*, Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony*, and Hob* on processors with Intel® HD Graphics 620 or better.

Battle space demons as you explore beautiful lands on the latest titles like The Wild Eight* and Raiders of the Broken Planet – Alien Myths Campaign* on Intel® Iris® Pro Graphics.

Check out the all new look and feel of, where you’ll find recommended game settings for many of your favorite PC games.

Install the Intel Driver Update Utility, which now automatically checks for drivers on a regular basis and can provide notifications when new drivers are available.

†12GB RAM or greater required for Forza Motorsport 7* playability on Intel Graphics.

‡ Requires optimized settings for playability on Intel Graphics, available at

INF v6.082

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:44:54 +0000

Big thanks to 'nat27' for pointing out the error of my ways
Done quite some houskeeping of INF of more unique GPU's


%NVIDIA_DEV.1148% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1148
%NVIDIA_DEV.1196% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1196
%NVIDIA_DEV.1B31% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1B31

%NVIDIA_DEV.107C% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_107C
%NVIDIA_DEV.1195% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1195
%NVIDIA_DEV.121F% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_121F
%NVIDIA_DEV.1295% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1295
%NVIDIA_DEV.1631% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1631
%NVIDIA_DEV.1739% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1739
%NVIDIA_DEV.1B01% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1B01
%NVIDIA_DEV.1B02% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1B02
%NVIDIA_DEV.1B06% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1B06
%NVIDIA_DEV.1BAD% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1BAD
%NVIDIA_DEV.1BBA% = win10desktop,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1BBA

%NVIDIA_DEV.1054% = win10mobile,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1055
%NVIDIA_DEV.1398% = win10mobile,      PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1399
%NVIDIA_DEV.17BC% = win10mobile,    PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_17BC


NVIDIA_DEV.15F9 = "NVIDIA Tesla P100-SXM2-16GB"

NVIDIA GeForce driver 387.92

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 14:06:32 +0000

Our new GeForce Game Ready 387.92 WHQL drivers provides the optimal gaming experience for Middle-earth: Shadow of War, The Evil Within 2, and Forza Motorsport 7.

Official 387.92 Game Ready WHQL Display Driver Feedback Thread (Released 10/9/17)

NVIDIA Driver 387.87

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 19:33:29 +0000

NVidia driver 387.87 has been released via Windows Updates to Win 10 Insiders on the Fast Ring.

Driver 387.87 is r387_00-112, dated 10/02/2017
Driver 387.78 is r387_00-96, dated 09/18/2017

We are hosting the driver here