Nvidia driver update 162.18

  Cesare 15:31 30 Jul 2007
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It seems strange that from Version 93/71 for FX series Cards, now Nvidia gives me Forceware 162.18. Is this a Beta ? The last time I tried to update from 93.71 to 94/24 I had a hell of a lot of trouble, so I am a little wary now.Has anyone tried this one please ?

  johnnyrocker 15:36 30 Jul 2007

i did the other night and it screwed up my pc to tv function and i could not sort it with all the setting options so i had to system restore to get rid.


johnny.

  Stuartli 15:42 30 Jul 2007

Could be worth reading this excellent guide:

click here

There's also one for ATi cards.

  Cesare 16:15 30 Jul 2007

Stuartli... quite long but read it. Thanks.

  Cesare 16:34 30 Jul 2007

I decided to risk it and uninstall Nvidia Driver 93/71 and try 162.18. It seems some one is holding me back because nothing happens when I try and uninstall from ADD/REMOVE. I even tried via cCleaner/Tools but no luck.

  Stuartli 16:40 30 Jul 2007

Are you sure you have the correct nVidia driver as there are several new versions at present:

click here

Scroll down for the latest or on the home page:

click here

Each driver listed details the cards for which it applies if you go to the download page.

  So Afraid 17:26 30 Jul 2007

Looking at the list for XP there is

nvidia 32bit forceware 163.14 and
nvidia forceware 163.14.

Why has one got the 32bit in it.

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