Summary A a diehard serious gamer that plays extremely demanding games and sims I find the product not tuned right yet. But they are an improvement over the non-256 series drivers. General Publisher Publisher web site Release Date April 11, 2019 Date Added April 12, 2019 Version 425. It should've never have happen to stable drivers. Hello, Thank you for posting your concern here in Microsoft Community and welcome to the Windows 10 family. Which one should I download 1 or 2? The people at Dell must know that your products are reliable and good. You can't get driver updates, one-click performance optimization, or the unified game library until you do.
Therefore, get the package extract it if necessary , run the setup, follow the on-screen instructions for a complete and successful installation, and make sure you reboot the system so that the changes take effect. About Graphics Drivers: While installing the graphics driver allows the system to properly recognize the chipset and the card manufacturer, updating the video driver can bring about various changes. To workaround, perform a clean installation. Quick, secure access to your purchase history for warranty validation or insurance claims. Pros Automatic driver update checks: Nvidia produces a new set of drivers every few weeks, but you don't have to look for them -- the software automatically checks for updates.
Also seeing as it is a desktop and not a laptop, always get the drivers directly from Nvidia. Hope the above information was helpful. It would be better for users to have more control over which updates are applied their machines. Now I'm stuck with the basic video driver. Full Specifications What's new in version 425. This problem is very serious since security fixes for the driver will be replaced by an older vulnerable driver, exposing customers to unnecessary security risks. Summary If you can get it installed, then go for it.
It's likely that Windows Update will lag behind a manufacturers driver version for varying amounts of time and can result in this problem occurring frequently. After installing this latest driver, the next time Windows Update checks for updates it installs the old 341. Nvidia makes a variety of popular video cards, tablets, streaming boxes, and cloud computing services. Automatic checks are good for security, since out-of-date software is a major access point for malware, and updates also get you new drivers that add support for new games. Still, we'd prefer to be able to disable data collection. And the Nvidia driver package contains multiple selectable components, greatly increasing the number of potential outcomes that you might have to troubleshoot. Follow the instructions within the troubleshooter, and then select to hide the problematic driver or update.
You can leave it on all the time, or tell it to save up to the last 20 minutes of activity, and you can set a variety of quality levels. Cons Wouldn't install properly no matter what I did. Respectable video recording and broadcasting features: Though not as extensive as professional-grade video recording and broadcasting, ShadowPlay is impressive for a free product. The Nvidia Experience application is running on my machine and notifies me when a new driver is available. Or run the troubleshooter directly by clicking.
GeForce Experience checks for updates to your Nvidia video card drivers, helps optimize game performance, and collects all your games under one roof. Cons There is nothing that I don't like about this product. All the devices were correctly recognized, except the video card and monitor. The one you currently have installed is newer than either of them. Cons Requires registration: Since October 2016, you have to create an Nvidia account with a username and password and log in when you open GeForce Experience.
Fixed Issues in this Release - GeForce 3D Profile Manager tool can't import profiles. Had to go back to the previous version. I recently installed Windows 7 64 bits. Drivers sometimes don't update cleanly: By the law of averages, the more you update your drivers, the more likely it is that you'll run into a conflict. Please be informed that a troubleshooter is now available that provides a user interface for hiding and showing Windows Updates and drivers for Windows 10. Putting your system in clean boot state helps in identifying if any third party applications or startup items are causing the issue.
If not, stick with the previous driver. Cons There are no cons I can think of! You can still access the Nvidia control panel through the right-click menu on your desktop, but you'll have to manually check for driver updates by comparing your version to the most recent one on the GeForce website or here on Download. This section includes lists of issues that are either not fixed or not implemented in this version. . This is one of several significant issues that has me considering rolling back to Windows 7 where the issues don't exist.
Taking corrective action once the problem has occurred is far more painful than taking the time to prevent the issue in the first place. If you need further information, feel free to write to us and we would be happy to help you. About Graphics Drivers: While installing the graphics driver allows the system to properly recognize the chipset and the card manufacturer, updating the video driver can bring about various changes. New Features - Added support for Windows 10 Creators Update. I would be happy to assist you. Some of GeForce Experience's data collection is used to enable its one-click optimization settings; after all, it can't optimize for your components if it doesn't know what they are. I now have the latest driver installed from Nvidia and have hidden the old one from Windows Update.