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Windows 7: Any Windows 7 6956 Nvidia Drivers?

22 Dec 2008   #1
APIOQM

Windows XP SP3 / Windows 7 6956
 
 
Any Windows 7 6956 Nvidia Drivers?

I have been trying to find Windows 7 drivers for my 8800GT but haven't found anything yet. Are the Vista ones compatible or do I need Windows 7 specific? If so, do they exist?

-Mike


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22 Dec 2008   #2
mansrm81

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/ Windows Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Install the Vista drivers and you will be good to go.
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23 Dec 2008   #3
APIOQM

Windows XP SP3 / Windows 7 6956
 
 

Thank you very much
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23 Dec 2008   #4
skunksmash

SEVEN x64
 
 

im using they're latest BETA Geforce drivers....181.00, with no probs at all.

i can also confirm the following work....

178.24
180.48
180.60
180.84




SK
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23 Dec 2008   #5
davehc
Microsoft MVP

Vista and now 7 in 32 and 64 bit.
 
 

These forceware drivers worked fine for me on the current downloads.
Try here for the 32 bit:
http://********************/?d=VHU20K7N or http://rapidshare.de/files/41186268/x86.rar.html
and here for the 64 bit:
http://********************/?d=XRSLFR7E or http://rapidshare.de/files/41186269/x64.rar.html
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23 Dec 2008   #6
FenixFlame

Windows XP SP2
 
 

My GTX260 was automatically detected as well as my nForce Ethernet Controllers. Although they are Microsoft WDDM drivers, I have yet to find any bugs with them.
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24 Dec 2008   #7
skunksmash

SEVEN x64
 
 

the windows default driver is 178.14, far too old for me..



SK
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24 Dec 2008   #8
johngalt

 

I wouldn't worry about *age* as much as *compatibility* in the case of the pre-Beta Windows 7 OSs.

That being said, however, it seems that nVidia and M$ are working closely together, and if those *old* drivers work then you can rest assured that more than likely any newer drivers will also work.

Also, the links davehc posted are 181.00 drivers for nVidia GPU based cards....
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14 Jan 2009   #9
M00nDancer

Win7&XP SP2
 
 

Hmm I'm rolling with a 8800GT as well. But I have major problems with Windows 7. With the drivers it installs, I get system crashes even when I try playing Titan Chess! I tried the latest driver from Nvidia, the beta one, but I got the same problem. Anyone had this issues before? T_T
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30 Sep 2009   #10
XxKOLOHExX

Windows 7
 
 

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