nVIDIA ForceWare - driver for video production NVIDIA. Designed for a family of video cards GeForce, working in the operating system Windows. Unified Driver Architecture (UDA) guarantees forward and backward compatibility of drivers with different generations of graphics processors NVIDIA, which simplifies the process of replacing the video because there is no need to reinstall the drivers. This version improves the performance of many 3D applications.
This is the first beta release drivers Issue 280.
This driver package supports graphics processors for desktop GeForce series 6, 7, 8, 9, 100, 200, 300, 400 and 500, as well as ION solutions for desktop PCs. This package also includes a hard disk controller drivers 3D Vision.
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New in Release 280.19:
Added support for SLI-certified motherboards with AMD chipsets, 970, 990X, 990FX.
Stereodrayver 3D Vision:
Added support 3DVisionLive.com and YouTube 3D for SLI-systems (including windowed mode);
Added support for Windowed mode in media player 3D Vision Video Player 1.7.2;
Added and updated profiles of 27 games, including the latest.
Added support for three new 3D-projectors.
Fixed bugs in Windows Vista / 7:
-Crysis 2" - incorrect portrayal of weapons on the GeForce 5xx;
-World of Tanks- - jerks and stutters on the GeForce 5xx;
inability to install the driver in safe mode (you want to disable installation of PhysX);
inability to switch the main display in clone mode (GeForce 5xx);
stereo 3D Vision in a SLI video cards from 3 was slower than in the SLI of the 2 video cards;
error -Out of Memory- Activation 3D Vision in DirectX 9 games on GeForce 4xx;
inability to install the driver on the GeForce GTX 280M;
number of errors in the mode of SLI, including problems in games -Crysis 2-, -DiRT 3-, -Dragon Age 2-, -FEAR-, -Homefront-;
Some other fixes.
Support for SLI on compatible motherboards with chipset AMD: 990FX, 990X and 970.
NVIDIA 3D Vision
Beginning with Release 280 drivers Driver Controller 3D Vision Controller includes all the installation drivers for the GPU. Any drivers or 3D Vision Controller driver CD is required. More information is available in this Knowledge Base article
Added support for viewing video and 3DVisionLive.com YouTube 3D with NVIDIA SLI PC. For more information on window mode in 3D Vision you can find in this Knowledge Base article.
Added support for window mode in 3D Vision Video Player. Drivers required player v1.7.2 or newer.
Added support for new projectors 3D Vision: Acer X1111, BenQ W710ST and NEC NP-V300W
Added the following game profiles 3D Vision:
Alice Madness Returns
Back to the Future (Episodes 1-5)
Chuang Shi Xi You (????)
Dao Jian 2? 2
The Darkness 2
Dou Zhan Shen???
Dragon Ball Online
Dungeons and Dragons: Online
Gods & Heroes: Rome Rising
League of Legends????
LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean
Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar
The Lord of the Rings: War in the North
Might & Magic Heroes VI
Mount & Blade: Warband
Mount & Blade: With Fire and Blade
Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad
Rise of the Immortals
Serious Sam 3: BFE
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
Updated following 3D Vision game profiles
Crysis 2 - rating changed to "Excellent." NVIDIA recommends using the game patch v1.9.
Deep Black - rating changed to 3D Vision Ready
Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition - improved configuration of convergence, and the rating is changed to 3D Vision Ready
Install HD Audio driver version 220.127.116.11
Install PhysX System Software version 9.10.0514
Supports Playback of Blu-ray 3D GPU when connected to a 3D TV HDMI 1.4. To play requires compatible software from CyberLink, ArcSoft, Roxio, or Corel. Requirements for the GPU and the system can be found on the web site NVIDIA Blu-ray 3D.
Support of new Adobe Creative Suite 5, including Photoshop CS5, GPU-accelerated.
Supports GPU-acceleration for smoother online video using Adobe Flash.
Support for OpenGL 3.3 GPU GeForce 8 Series and later.
Support for OpenGL 4.1 on the GeForce 400 series and later GPUs.
Supports single GPU and NVIDIA SLI technology on SLI-certified motherboards based on Intel X58 with DirectX 9, DirectX 10, DirectX 11 and OpenGL, including 3-way SLI, Quad SLI and SLI.
Supports GPU overclocking and temperature monitoring software with NVIDIA System Tools.