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Windows 7: Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7

19 Nov 2008   #1
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 
Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7

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Version: 1.0
Release Date: 2018.06.04
Operating System: Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit

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WHQL NVIDIA DRIVER
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Version: 416.94
Release Date for Desktops and Notebooks: November 13, 2018
In Device Manager: 23.21.14.1694

Game Ready Driver Release Notes (v416.94) (PDF)

Control Panel User's Guide (PDF)

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Release Highlights:

What’s New in Version 416.94 WHQL
Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major newreleases, including Virtual Reality games. Prior to a new title launching, our driver teamis working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is included for the best gameplay on day-one.

Game Ready
Provides the optimal gaming experience for Battlefield V, Fallout 76, and Hitman 2.

3D Vision Profiles
Added or updated the following 3D Vision profiles:
  • Fallout 76 - Fair
  • Hitman 2 - Good
Software Module Versions
  • nView - 149.34
  • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.38.4
  • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.18.0907
  • GeForce Experience - 3.15.0.186
  • CUDA - 10.0
Changes and Fixed Issues in Version 416.94
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.

Fixed Issues in this Release
  • [GeForce GTX 780]: Activity on the desktop lags. [2423588]
Open Issues in Version 416.94 WHQL
As with every released driver, version 416.94 WHQL of the Release 415 driver has open issues and enhancement requests associated with it. This section includes lists of issues that are either not fixed or not implemented in this version. Some problems listed may not have been thoroughly investigated and, in fact, may not be NVIDIA issues. Others may have workaround solutions.

For notebook computers, issues can be system-specific and may not be seen on your particular notebook.

Windows 10 Issues
  • [GeForce GTX 1080 Ti][Hitman 2][DirectX 11]: The game screen turns black afterlaunching the game if Windows HDR is enabled. [2439490]
  • [GeForce GTX 1080Ti]: Random DPC watchdog violation error when using multipleGPUs on motherboards with PLX chips. [2079538]
  • [GeForce GTX 780]: Activity on the desktop lags. [2423588]
  • [SLI][HDR][Battlefield 1]: With HDR enabled, the display turns pink after changingthe refresh rate from 144 Hz to 120 Hz using in-game settings. [200457196]
  • [Firefox]: Cursor shows brief corruption when hovering on certain links in Firefox.[2107201]
  • [G-Sync]: G-sync may not disengage after exiting games. [2418574]

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Don't forget to update your WEI Windows Experience Index - Update or Refresh Score after updating the driver.





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19 Nov 2008   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Brink.

I just tried to update to the same 178.24 driver that I'm currently running on my Vista and it seems it won't allow it.......Any ideas?

Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7-nvidia_driver.jpg


Later Ted


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19 Nov 2008   #3
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

I don't know but maybe that particular driver was meant for windows 7 for Beta testing and that's why it came up in Windows update, just a thought.
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19 Nov 2008   #4
skunksmash

SEVEN x64
 
 

Hi all......

for anyone interested in the Beta offerings, i just installed the 180.44 Nvidia driver, running smooth as silk on W7!!
Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7-gpu3.jpg

:)SK


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19 Nov 2008   #5
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Mr Grim.

No I didn't get it from WU; I even had the Ethernet cable unplugged from the machine during the attempt. I tried to update to the same driver I had saved to one of my partitions. That's probably the reason it failed; how would I do it then?

Thanks for the help!

Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7-nvidia_driver2.jpg Latest NVIDIA ForceWare Video Drivers Windows 7-nvidia_driver3.jpg


Later Ted


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19 Nov 2008   #6
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

You might be better off trying to just click on the execute file for the driver but fist go into properties and change it compatibility mode for Vista.

That's what did the first time I installed it before I got one from the Windows Update and it seemed to install without any problems.

The driver you have now is the same one i am using at the moment and that was the one I got from the windows update and I couldn't find that particular driver on the Nvidia website.


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19 Nov 2008   #7
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello.

@Mr Grim; I just tried that and got the same result; oh well, if it ain't broke don't fix it!
Knowing the way I fix things sometime it'll cease to work at all....

Thanks for trying to help though!












Later :) Ted
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19 Nov 2008   #8
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Ted,

Have you tried the 180.43 beta driver version? That's the one I am using without problems.
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19 Nov 2008   #9
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Brink....:)

No sir, I haven't. I'll have to try it later.

Thanks Shawn!













Later Ted
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19 Nov 2008   #10
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

New NVIDIA 180.48 driver version released 11-19-2008 for 8800, 9, and 200 series. See first post for details.
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