nVIDIA ForceWare Driver 71.89 WHQL Certified for Windows XP/2000

Date: April 14, 2005
File Size: 19.4 MB
OS Support: Windows 2000/XP
Downloads: 12,209

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Release Highlights:

* Support for the GeForce 6200 with TurboCache™, NVIDIA PureVideo™, and NVIDIA SLI™
* Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0c and OpenGL® 1.5 support
* Resolved problem with overclocking not working when running GPUs in SLI mode.
* For a full list of other issues resolved, please view the driver release notes

Issues Resolved in Version 71.89

This following are changes made and issues resolved since driver version 71.84:
• GeForce 6600GT / 6800 Ultra, SLI, Windows XP: Overclocking using
Coolbits does not work when SLI mode is enabled.
• GeForce 6600 GT / 6800 LE / 6800 / 6800GT / 6800 Ultra, SLI: After
exiting a 3D game, the NVIDIA clock frequency remains at the higher
3D-performance frequency instead of reducing to the standard clock
• GeForce 6800 Ultra: The ʹTemperature Settingsʹ in the Display
Properties while idling reports an approximately 20% higher
temperature than with the previous driver version.
• GeForce 6600 GT, Windows XP: The game Lock On—Modern Air
Combat crashes when played at the highest graphics settings.
• Dual GeForce 6800 Ultra, SLI: System fails to resume from S4
Hibernate on ASUS A8N-SLI.
• GeForce 6600 GT, SLI, Windows XP: Corruption appears on the
course in Tiger Woods 2005 with SLI mode enabled.
• GeForce 6800 Ultra, SLI, Windows XP: Running the game Chronicles
of Riddick with SLI enabled results in corruption or application crash.
• GeForce 6600 GT / 6800 LE / 6800 / 6800GT / 6800 Ultra, SLI: System
fails to resume from Standby/Hibernate with OpenGL running in SLI
• GeForce 6600 GT / 6800 LE / 6800 / 6800GT / 6800 Ultra, SLI: System
hangs at the end of the driver installation while initializing the second
display (DVI) on ASUS A8N-SLI motherboard.

Supported Products:

GeForce 6200
GeForce 6200 with TurboCache
GeForce 6600
GeForce 6600 GT
GeForce 6610 XL
GeForce 6800 Ultra
GeForce 6800
GeForce 6800 GT
GeForce 6800 LE
Quadro FX 4400
Quadro FX 540
Quadro FX 1400
Quadro FX 4000
Quadro FX 4000 SDI
Quadro FX 3450
Quadro FX 3400
Quadro FX 1300
Quadro FX 1100
Quadro FX 330
Quadro FX 3000(G)
Quadro FX 600
Quadro FX 500
Quadro NVS 285
Quadro NVS 280 PCI
Quadro FX 2000
Quadro FX 1000
Quadro FX 700
GeForce FX 5950 Ultra
GeForce FX 5700 Ultra
GeForce FX 5700
GeForce FX 5700LE
GeForce FX 5700VE
GeForce PCX 5750
GeForce FX 5900
GeForce FX 5900 Ultra
GeForce FX 5900 XT
GeForce FX 5900ZT
GeForce PCX 5900
GeForce FX 5200 Ultra
GeForce FX 5200 LE
GeForce FX 5200
GeForce FX 5500
GeForce FX 5100
GeForce PCX 5300
GeForce FX 5600 Ultra
GeForce FX 5600
GeForce FX 5600XT
GeForce FX 5600SE
GeForce FX 5800 Ultra
GeForce FX 5800
GeForce4 Ti 4800
GeForce4 Ti 4800 SE
GeForce4 Ti 4200 w/AGP 8x
GeForce4 Ti 4600
GeForce4 Ti 4400
GeForce4 Ti 4200
Quadro4 980 XGL
Quadro4 900 XGL
Quadro4 750 XGL
Quadro4 700 XGL
Quadro4 500 XGL
GeForce3 Ti 500
GeForce3 Ti 200
Quadro DCC

View complete release notes here:

*Download International Version from alternative download 28.2 MB.

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