Nvidia Geforce Drivers Release Announcement thread

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    How exactly is that last bug even possible?
     
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    Yeah I thought that was a great one. That driver release has some crazy bugs, it's a wonder how it got past QA.
     
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    Windows Beta driver version 397.54 and Linux driver 396.18.07
    May 03, 2018


    Developer Beta Driver Downloads
      • Shader compiler bug fixes
      • Driver branch VK396_42-34
      • Vulkan API version 1.1.73 with 53 VK extensions
      • Includes latest VulkanRT Installer 1.1.73.0

    Windows 397.54
    Download for Windows 8 and 7 (64-bit)
    Download for Windows 10 (64-bit)

    Linux 396.18.07
    Download for Linux 64-bit

    SHIELD Android TV
    Request access to Vulkan 1.1 Preview OTA (Vulkan 1.1 Section)

    https://developer.nvidia.com/vulkan-driver
     
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    Geforce Version: 397.64 WHQL
    May 9, 2018


    Version: 397.64 WHQL
    Release Date: 2018.5.09
    Operating System: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 10
    Language: English (US)
    File Size: 415.16 MB

    Game Ready
    Provides the optimal gaming experience for Destiny 2: Warmind, Conan Exiles, and Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

    New Features
    Added support for Microsoft Surface Books.

    Application SLI Profiles Added or updated the following SLI profiles:
    • Kingdom Come: Deliverance
    • GRIP

    RELEASE 396 DRIVER CHANGES Software Module Versions
    • nView - 148.92
    • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.37.1
    • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.17.0524
    • GeForce Experience - 3.13.1.30
    • CUDA - 9.1

    Fixed Issues in this Release
    [Grand Theft Auto V][NVIDIA Control Panel]: God rays become less intense after forcing MSAA using the NVIDIA Control Panel. [2098709]
     [Starcraft 2][Kepler GPUs]: Black screen appears when exiting the game. [2070566]
     [SLI][GeForce GTX 780 Ti]: There is no display output when connecting the DisplayPort and two DVI monitors. [1835763]
     [Netflix]: Netflix playback may stutter intermittently. [2094867]
     [GeForce GTX 1060]: Windows Device Manager may report Code 43 error. [2109135]
     Event Error 14 appears in the Windows Event Viewer when booting into Windows.[2109510]
     GDI objects increase every time an application queries NVAPI. [2109232]
     [Windows 10]: Driver may get removed after the PC has been left idle for an extended period of time. [2110591]

    Game Ready Driver Release Notes (v397.64)

    http://www.nvidia.co.uk/Download/Find.aspx?lang=en-uk
     
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    Geforce Version: 397.93 WHQL
    May 24, 2018


    Version: 397.93 WHQL
    Release Date: 2018.5.24
    Operating System: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit
    Language: English (US)
    File Size: 433.58 MB


    Game Ready
    Provides the optimal gaming experience for The Crew 2 Closed Beta and State of Decay 2

    RELEASE 396 DRIVER CHANGES Software Module Versions
    • nView - 149.21
    • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.37.4
    • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.17.0524
    • GeForce Experience - 3.14.0.139
    • CUDA - 9.2

    Fixed Issues in this Release
     [Notebook][GeForce GTX 870M]: GPU acceleration is being used for Windows Explorer. [2003577]
     [SLI][Steam]: Steam must be closed to enable or disable SLI mode. [2091966]
     [Surround][Digital Vibrance]: Digital Vibrance setting is not persistent, and reverts to the default setting when rebooting with Surround mode enabled. [2097240]
     [Wolfenstein II]: The game may freeze in the Roosevelt area. [2114563]
     [NVIDIA Control Panel]: When Windows HDR is enabled, some color formats are missing from the NVIDIA Control Panel->Display->Change Resolution page. [2117226]
     [Pascal GPU + Kepler GPU]: After installing the driver and rebooting the system, the drive may fail to load. [200394820]
     [Far Cry 5]: Green flickering occurs in the game when using HDR with non-native resolution. [200399992]

    Changes in this Release
     Removed Experience Improvement Program from the NVIDIA Control Panel.

    http://www.nvidia.co.uk/Download/Find.aspx?lang=en-uk

    Edit: Finally .... Nvidia included an additional choice to the installation program to exclude GeForce Experience (and any Telemetry collected).
     
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    Developer Beta Driver Downloads
    Windows 397.96, Linux 396.24.02

    May 24th, 2018


    Windows 397.96
    Linux 396.24.02
    SHIELD Android TV


    https://developer.nvidia.com/vulkan-driver
     
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    Geforce Version: 398.11 WHQL
    May 5, 2018

    Version: 398.11 WHQL
    Release Date: 2018.6.5
    Operating System: Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 64-bit
    Language: English (UK)
    File Size: 433.64 MB


    Game Ready
    Provides the optimal gaming experience for Vampyr and Jurassic World Evolution.

    New Features
    Ensures the best possible gaming experience on HDR-capable G-SYNC displays.


    Software Module Versions
    • nView - 149.21
    • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.37.4
    • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.17.0524
    • GeForce Experience - 3.14.0.139
    • CUDA - 9.2

    Fixed Issues in this Release
     [SLI][Hitman Pro: DirectX 12]: With SLI mode enabled, the game crashes if in-game HDR is ON and Windows HDR setting is OFF at lower resolutions. [200415553]
     [Call of Duty: WWII][Surround]: With Surround enabled, the center Surround display is blank during gameplay. [200370257]


    http://www.nvidia.co.uk/Download/Find.aspx?lang=en-uk
     
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    NVIDIA GRAPHICS FIRMWARE UPDATE TOOL FOR DISPLAYPORT 1.3 AND 1.4 DISPLAYS
    http://www.nvidia.com/object/nv-uefi-update-x64.html
     
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    Thank goodness. Maybe now, I'll finally be able to see what is happening during boot on my display with the 1070.

    Regards,
    SB
     
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    Developer Beta Driver Downloads
    Windows 398.58, Linux 396.24.10

    July 12th, 2018


    Windows 398.58
    Linux 396.24.10
    SHIELD Android TV
    https://developer.nvidia.com/vulkan-driver
     
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    Geforce Version: 398.82 WHQL
    August 1, 2018


    Version 398.82 - WHQL
    Release Date Wed Aug 01, 2018
    Operating System Windows 7 64-bit
    Windows 8.1 64-bit
    Windows 8 64-bit
    Windows 10 64-bit
    Language English (US)
    File Size 431.41 MB

    Game Ready
    Provides the optimal gaming experience for World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth and
    Monster Hunter: World.

    Fixed Issues in this Release
     [Surround][G-SYNC]: In Surround mode, the G-SYNC link in the NVIDIA Control Panel is missing. [200425004]
     [Surround]: 1x3 Surround configuration cannot be set from the NVIDIA Control Panel. [200415178]
     [SLI][GeForce GTX 1080][G-SYNC][World of Warcraft: Legion][HDR]: Severe color corruption appears in the game after launching with the Windows HDR setting enabled. [200418344]
     [SLI][Dark Souls Remastered]: Ghosting occurs in the game when using in-game temporal anti-aliasing. [2218297]
     [NVIDIA Control Panel][Surround]: NVIDIA Surround hot keys do not work.[200394749]
     [Dead by Daylight][GeForce Experience]: NVIDIA Freestyle does not work with the game. [2116198]
     [GeForce GTX 1080 Ti][GameStream]: White dots may appear while Gamestreaming on overclocked GPU. [2194899]
     {Unreal Engine 4]: Resource creation leak occurs in the driver when running Unreal Engine 4 games. [2204854]
     [Wolfenstein II]: Graphical effects are missing in the game. [2248780]
     [G-Sync][Multiple Apps]: Applications don’t run in IFlip when using the native resolution, preventing G-Sync from triggering. [200416974]
     [Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus]: Black textures appear in Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus. [200419742]
     [GeForce GTX 1080]: Dolby Vision no longer works after updating LG TV firmware to 4.70.x. [200420847]

    Software Module Versions
    • nView - 149.21
    • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.37.4
    • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.17.0524
    • GeForce Experience - 3.14.1.48
    • CUDA - 9.2
    http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx?lang=en-us
     
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    Developer Beta Driver Downloads
    Windows 398.91, Linux 396.51.02
    August 7th, 2018

    • New Extensions:
    • Bug fixes:
      • Fix hang that sometimes occurs after a clear in multisample rendering
      • Fix hang that sometimes occurs when doing a modeswitch while fullscreen
      • Other minor driver and SPIR-V compiler bug fixes

    Windows 398.91
    Linux 396.51.02
    SHIELD Android TV
    https://developer.nvidia.com/vulkan-driver
     
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    GeForce Hotfix Driver Version 398.98
    08/10/2018 11:38 AM

    This is GeForce Hot Fix driver version 398.98 that addresses the following:
    - Resolved stability issue with latest drivers when running LA Noire VR
    - Resolved a stutter issue for some configurations in the Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Beta


    Windows 10 x64:
    Click Here

    Windows 7/8 x64:
    Click Here

    https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4694
     
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    NVIDIA 396.54 Linux Driver Offers Big Performance Boost For Frequent Gamers (Review)
    August 22, 2018
    https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=nvidia-39654-linux&num=1
     
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    GeForce 399.07 WHQL driver
    August 27, 2018

    Version 399.07 - WHQL
    Release Date Wed Aug 27, 2018
    Operating System Windows 7 64-bit
    Windows 8.1 64-bit
    Windows 8 64-bit
    Windows 10 64-bit
    Language English (US)
    File Size 438 MB

    Game Ready
    Provides the optimal gaming experience for Battlefield V Open Beta, F1 2018, Immortal: Unchained, Pro Evolution Soccer 2019, Strange Brigade, and Switchblade

    Fixed Issues in this Release
     [Rainbow Six Siege]: TAA at 100% causes screen to be blurry when not moving in after driver update. [2322283]
     [Notebook][MSHybrid]: Fixed diagonal tearing by using win7-blit model. [2042900]
     [GeForce GTX 1050/1070]: OpenGL driver does not release the rendering context correctly. [2305430]
     [Oculus]: Blue-screen crash occurs when using Oculus VR software. [2321140]
     [Geforce 600/700 series Kepler GPUs][Doom (2016)]: Missing textures when using Vulkan API. [2322723]
     [LA Noire VR]: Stability issues occur when running LA Noire VR. [2305821]
     [Call of Duty Black Ops 4]: Stuttering and performance issues occur for some game configurations. [2318552]
     [G-SYNC]: Windowed G-Sync mode may stutter after upgrading to Windows 10 Spring Creators Update. [2097340]

    Windows 10 Issues
     [SLI][Battlefield 1][HDR][DirectX 12] : The game stops responding when trying to enter any multiplayer game or single player mission with HDR and SLI enabled. [2285774]
     [SLI][Immortal: Unchanged]GFE Freestyle]:Some objects render incorrectly over the sticker when using the Freestyle Sticker filter. [200442940]
     NVIDIA graphics driver may not install correctly on certain Core 2 Duo/Quad systems. [2312325]
     [GeForce GTX 1060]AV receiver switches to 2-channel stereo mode after 5 seconds of audio idle. [2204857]
     [Firefox]: Cursor shows brief corruption when hovering on certain links in Firefox. [2107201]
     Random DPC watchdog violation errors occur when using multiple GPUs on motherboards with PLX chips. [2079538]
     Using power monitoring in GPU monitor tools causes micro stutter. [2110289/

    Software Module Versions
    • nView - 149.21
    • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.37.4
    • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.17.0524
    • GeForce Experience - 3.14.1.48
    • CUDA - 9.2

    https://www.nvidia.com/Download/Find.aspx?lang=en-us









     
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    Developer Beta Driver Downloads
    Windows 399.17, Linux 396.54.02

    August 31, 2018

    Windows 399.17
    Linux 396.54.02
    SHIELD Android TV
    https://developer.nvidia.com/vulkan-driver
     
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    GeForce 399.24 WHQL driver
    September 10, 2018

    Version 399.24 - WHQL
    Release Date 2018.9.10
    Operating System Windows 7 64-bit
    Windows 8.1 64-bit
    Windows 8 64-bit
    Windows 10 64-bit
    Language English (US)
    File Size 438.96 MB

    Provides the optimal gaming experience for Shadow of the Tomb Raider,
    Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Blackout open beta, and Assetto Corsa Competizione early access.

    Fixed Issues in this Release:
     [3D games]: Game performance drops in half when moving from 16 core/32 thread CPU to 32 core/64 thread CPU. [2334312]
     NVIDIA graphics driver may not install correctly on certain Core 2 Duo/Quad systems. [2312325]

    Windows 10 Issues
     [GeForce GTX 1060]AV receiver switches to 2-channel stereo mode after 5 seconds of audio idle. [2204857]
     [Firefox]: Cursor shows brief corruption when hovering on certain links in Firefox. [2107201]
     Random DPC watchdog violation errors occur when using multiple GPUs on motherboards with PLX chips. [2079538]
     Using power monitoring in GPU monitor tools causes micro stutter. [2110289/2049879]

    Software Module Versions
    • nView - 149.21
    • HD Audio Driver - 1.3.37.4
    • NVIDIA PhysX System Software - 9.17.0524
    • GeForce Experience - 3.14.1.48
    • CUDA - 9.2
    https://www.nvidia.com/Download/Find.aspx?lang=en-us
     
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