Nvidia Ambient Occlusion
  • Adds Nvidia Control Panel ambient occlusion support for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
  • Adds Nvidia Control Panel ambient occlusion support for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.


As mentioned, the 290.36 beta drivers now allow for the use of Ambient Occlusion directly through the control panel in the two most popular titles of the moment: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

If you're unfamiliar with Ambient Occlusion, it is most easily described as a way to make in-game shadowing more realistic, and therefore better. To enable the effect, open your Nvidia Control Panel either via the desktop or the tray icon, and follow the steps below: Learn more.