View Full Version : New VISTA Forceware 162.62 WHQL DATED 2007-09-21

10-05-07, 11:04 PM
Got these from the guru3d forums..

Windows Vista 32-bit: http://www.nvidia.com/object/winvista_x86_162.62.html

Windows Vista 64-bit: http://www.nvidia.com/object/winvista_x64_162.62.html

Quadro driver supporting 119 NVIDIA desktop GPUs.
Also mobile Quadros are natively supported.
This is the currently unofficial MultiLanguage release, so don't
try to use the modded INF with the English version available elsewhere.

Release Highlights:---Improved performance on workstation applications.
---This driver supports single GPU and NVIDIA SLI technology on DirectX 9 DirectX 10, and OpenGL. Improved DirectX 10 SLI support.
---Add driver support for the following NVIDIA Quadro products -
Quadro FX370, Quadro FX570, Quadro FX1700 and Quadro NVS290.
---Increased Total Graphics Memory under Windows Vista for
NVIDIA Quadro FX4600 and Quadro FX5600 and later GPUs.
---New version 1.5 of the NVIDIA Control Panel
---V-Sync Control through the NVIDIA Control Panel is now supported
for DirectX application
---Added "Resize the HDTV desktop" underscan compenstation page to
the NVIDIA Control Panel
---Numerous workstation application compatibility fixes. Please read
the release notes for more information on product support,
feature limitations, driver fixes and known compatibility issues.

---CATIA V5 the application hangs when using the new Vertex Array options.
---Microsoft DirectX 9 SDK FragmentLinker - the demo crashes
when switched to full-screen mode.
---The NVIDIA Control Panel Color Correction function is not available.
---NVIDIA Quadro cards: Unigraphics Certification test - application
error occurs when looping the test.
---NVIDIA Quadro cards: Maya 8.0 does not draw during the
certification test.
---NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700: Blue-screen crash occurs when running
Redbook OpenGL demos.
---NVIDIA Quadro FX 4600: Microsoft DirectX 10 SDK FragmentLinker
shuts down after dragging an object in full-screen mode.

10-05-07, 11:46 PM
these are quadro drivers and since they are in the 162 series im guessing they dont have the recent optimizations for bioshock, crysis, etc that the 163 have