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   GeForce 382.05 WHQL

 

   Game Ready
      •Provides the optimal gaming experience for Prey, Battlezone, and the Gears of War 4 Multi-GPU Update.


    Added or updated the following SLI profiles:
      •Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3
      •Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

    Added or updated the following 3DV profiles:
      •Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III - Not recommended

    Changes and Fixed Issues in Version 382.05
      •[SLI][No Man’s Sky - with The Foundation Update 1.10 patch]: With SLI enabled, there is texture corruption in the game. [200257478]
      •[SLI][GeForce GTX 670][World of Tanks]: In SLI mode, blue-screen crash occurs when pressing Alt+Tab during the game. [1895732]]
      •[GeForce GTX 1080 Ti][Gears of War]: After the bootup movies, blue-screen crash occurs pointing to nvlddmkm.sys. [1914184]
      •The NVIDIA Control Panel in the Windows desktop context menu, as well as the NVIDIA system tray icon, may be absent. [200298863/1906498]
      •System may hang at a black screen upon cold boot up. [1913854]
      •In a multi-display configuration, the extended displays are unable to enter sleep mode. [1902053]

      *Install drivers at your own risk* Windows 10 + GeForce Drivers are Killing Samsung and LG Notebook LCD Display Panels
       Uninstall PrecisionX, including screen overclocking tools. Instead, keep MSI Afterburner's RTSS for monitoring purposes.

 

       900M Requirements:

       Flash latest @Prema's v2 980M & 970M (Please consider donating to Prema)


  • Win10/8.1 'F8' Boot options 'Safe Mode' & 'Disable driver Signing'
    cmd (Admin)
bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy

 

        -> reboot -> F8 -> select 'Disable Driver Signature Enforcement' -> Install drivers

  • Run DDU "Clean & Shutdown (Safe Mode)
  • Extract driver using 7-Zip
  • Display.Driver folder,  copy/overwrite the proper .inf file(s).
  • Extracted driver package >> delete the folders as shown below (don't skip this step)  -> run setup.exe  

       >>> Keep these folders only <<<

373.06.PNG

 

 

    INF MOD v382.05

Alienware: nv_dispi.inf (including nvdmi.inf) PEG/Dedicated All Models: M15x, M17x, AW17 R1, M18x, AW18 R1 (including Optimus/M17xR4) excluding AW 2015 - GTX 980 , 980M , 970M , 965M , 880M , 870M , 860M , 780M , 770M , 765M , 680M , 675MX , 670MX , 660M.

Clevo & MSI non-Optimus models: nv_dispi.inf (including nvcvi.inf & nvmii.inf )

 

nvcvi.inf: Optimus Alienware 17 / 05AA (only) GTX 980M - 970M - 965M

nvcvi.inf: Clevo P170EM Optimus 980M/970M

  

  GeForce 382.05 Win7/8.1

  GeForce 382.05 Win10

 

Alienware

nv_dispi.inf_v382.05_Win7_8.1_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.05_Win7_8.1_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

nv_dispi.inf_v382.05_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.05_Win10_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

Clevo & MSI Laptops (non-Optimus)

nv_dispi.inf_v382.05_Win7_8.1_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

nv_dispi.inf_v382.05_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

 

 

AW 900M Throttling workarounds:

M18xR2

First, flash @Swick1981 [Bios Mod] M18xR2 - Legacy Support now Available 

M18xR2 980M workaround

 

Hibernation method HERE and HERE

 

 

Please use the SEARCH function to see if your question has been answered/posted already.

 

https://www.techinferno.com/index.php?/announcement/4-user-account-promotion-rules-read-before-posting/

 

@jaug1337 for that model try out "PEG" Clevo/MSI nv_dispi.inf, just copy both nv_dispi.inf & nvmii.inf (MSI).

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Will this modded inf work on a Clevo P150EM with an 980m? There is mention of the P170EM on the instructions but no file with that model to download.

Thanks

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7 minutes ago, sslmm said:

Will this modded inf work on a Clevo P150EM with an 980m? There is mention of the P170EM on the instructions but no file with that model to download.

Thanks

nvci.inf from the clevo version of the download should work. but someone correct me if Im wrong.

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On 05/05/2017 at 4:10 PM, j3tstream said:

nvci.inf from the clevo version of the download should work. but someone correct me if Im wrong.

But the clevo version on download says "non-optimus", and p150em (like p170em) have optimus (one of the big problems with this new drivers). 

Tried with the alieware optimus INF and it didn't work :/

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3 hours ago, sslmm said:

But the clevo version on download says "non-optimus", and p150em (like p170em) have optimus (one of the big problems with this new drivers). 

Tried with the alieware optimus INF and it didn't work :/

I just updated my drivers and yes is the clevo ones, you can trust. It works for p170em should work for p150em. If it doesnt you need to find the hardware device id and post it here and maybe J can include it for your laptop in the next inf's.  Mine didn't work either until I posted my IDs.

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On 5/5/2017 at 7:06 AM, sslmm said:

Will this modded inf work on a Clevo P150EM with an 980m? There is mention of the P170EM on the instructions but no file with that model to download.

Thanks

Not included...please post a GPU-Z screenshot w/ device IDs.

 

Screenshot (118).png

 

10DE = Nvidia

161A = 980N (G-Sync)

1558 = Clevo

0871 = P870DM-G

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Is there a video on how to install these modded drivers? Also I can't download some of the files since ima noob. Do I need all of the files here? Thank you.

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On 06/05/2017 at 10:57 PM, J95 said:

Not included...please post a GPU-Z screenshot w/ device IDs.

 

Screenshot (118).png

 

10DE = Nvidia

161A = 980N (G-Sync)

1558 = Clevo

0871 = P870DM-G

With the modded inf of clevo (non-optimu) it worked and everything seems do work fine, except the context menu where i could choose the GPU to use with some programs...nothing major as i can do that manually on the nvidia control panel.

Thanks for all the help.

Heres my GPU-Z screenshot to add the p150em to the device list if anyone wants it:

 

gpu.gif

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5 hours ago, sslmm said:

With the modded inf of clevo (non-optimu) it worked and everything seems do work fine, except the context menu where i could choose the GPU to use with some programs...nothing major as i can do that manually on the nvidia control panel.

Thanks for all the help.

Heres my GPU-Z screenshot to add the p150em to the device list if anyone wants it:

 

gpu.gif

Here you go *nvcvi.inf*, like the P170EM I'll add P150EM from now on.

 

nvcvi.inf_v382.05_Win7_8.1_P170EM_P150EM_GTX980M_970M.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.05_Win10_P170EM_P150EM_GTX980M_970M.zip

 

 

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1 hour ago, J95 said:

Here you go *nvcvi.inf*, like the P170EM I'll add P150EM from now on.

 

nvcvi.inf_v382.05_Win7_8.1_P170EM_P150EM_GTX980M_970M.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.05_Win10_P170EM_P150EM_GTX980M_970M.zip

 

 

THANK YOU!

 

Everything appears to work now (as with old INF mod) but the Context Menu reappeard now :)
Going to test on my windows 10 partition to see if everything goes well there too.

Will you implement this infs in the next drivers for now on? It would help us a lot (i spent nights trying to mod the infs but with every new version it seems to change here and there :/ )

Thank you again

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6 hours ago, sslmm said:

THANK YOU!

 

Everything appears to work now (as with old INF mod) but the Context Menu reappeard now :)
Going to test on my windows 10 partition to see if everything goes well there too.

Will you implement this infs in the next drivers for now on? It would help us a lot (i spent nights trying to mod the infs but with every new version it seems to change here and there :/ )

Thank you again

Yep, I will include the P150EM.

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5 minutes ago, J95 said:

Yep, I will include the P150EM.

Thank you so much! :)

By the way, tested on windows 10 and everything works fine once again!

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      900M Requirements:

       Flash latest @Prema's v2 980M & 970M (Please consider donating to Prema)

 

What happens if I try to flash the old SVL7 VBios with this driver? Black screens? I wanted to try some 1.000V instead of actual Prema's 1.062v bios to see if somewhat improves cooling performance.

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      900M Requirements:

       Flash latest @Prema's v2 980M & 970M (Please consider donating to Prema)

 

What happens if I try to flash the old SVL7 VBios with this driver? Black screens? I wanted to try some 1.000V instead of actual Prema's 1.062v bios to see if somewhat improves cooling performance.


Black screen because nvidia changed something in the drivers a few years ago.

Sent from my SM-T560NU using Tapatalk

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GeForce Hotfix driver 382.19

 

  •This hotfix resolves a stutter issue experienced on some configurations while playing Prey


      *Install drivers at your own risk* Windows 10 + GeForce Drivers are Killing Samsung and LG Notebook LCD Display Panels
       Uninstall PrecisionX, including screen overclocking tools. Instead, keep MSI Afterburner's RTSS for monitoring purposes.

 

       900M Requirements:

       Flash latest @Prema's v2 980M & 970M (Please consider donating to Prema)


  • Win10/8.1 'F8' Boot options 'Safe Mode' & 'Disable driver Signing'
    cmd (Admin)
bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy

 

        -> reboot -> F8 -> select 'Disable Driver Signature Enforcement' -> Install drivers

  • Run DDU "Clean & Shutdown (Safe Mode)
  • Extract driver using 7-Zip
  • Display.Driver folder,  copy/overwrite the proper .inf file(s).
  • Extracted driver package >> delete the folders as shown below (don't skip this step)  -> run setup.exe  

       >>> Keep these folders only <<<

373.06.PNG

 

 

    INF MOD v382.19

Alienware: nv_dispi.inf (including nvdmi.inf) PEG/Dedicated All Models: M15x, M17x, AW17 R1, M18x, AW18 R1 (including Optimus/M17xR4) excluding AW 2015 - GTX 980 , 980M , 970M , 965M , 880M , 870M , 860M , 780M , 770M , 765M , 680M , 675MX , 670MX , 660M.

Clevo & MSI non-Optimus models: nv_dispi.inf (including nvcvi.inf & nvmii.inf )

 

nvcvi.inf: Optimus Alienware 17 / 05AA (only) GTX 980M - 970M - 965M

nvcvi.inf: Clevo P170EM / P150EM *Optimus* 980M - 970M

  

    GeForce 382.19 Win10

 

Alienware

nv_dispi.inf_v382.19_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.19_Win10_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

Clevo & MSI Laptops (non-Optimus)

nv_dispi.inf_v382.19_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

 

 

AW 900M Throttling workarounds:

M18xR2

First, flash @Swick1981 [Bios Mod] M18xR2 - Legacy Support now Available 

M18xR2 980M workaround

 

Hibernation method HERE and HERE

 

 

Please use the SEARCH function to see if your question has been answered/posted already.

 

https://www.techinferno.com/index.php?/announcement/4-user-account-promotion-rules-read-before-posting/

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@J95 382.33 are out:

 

http://us.download.nvidia.com/Windows/382.33/382.33-win10-win8-win7-notebook-release-notes.pdf

 

Desktop:
Download 64 Bits (Windows 10)
Download 32 Bits (Windows 10)
Download 64 Bits (Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista)
Download 32 Bits (Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista)

 

Quote

Feature Highlights of Nvidia Geforce 382.33:
 

Game Ready Drivers provide the best possible gaming experience for all major new
releases, including Virtual Reality games. Prior to a new title launching, our driver team
is working up until the last minute to ensure every performance tweak and bug fix is
included for the best gameplay on day one.
  • Game Ready - Provides the optimal gaming experience for Tekken 7 and Star Trek Bridge Crew.
  • Application SLI:
    Added or updated the following SLI profiles:
    • None
  • 3D Vision Profiles :
    Added or updated the following 3DV profiles:
    • Tekken 7 - Fair
  • 3D Compatibility Mode Profiles :
    Added or updated the following compatibility mode profiles:
    • None

Fixed Issues:

 

  • [TITAN X][3D Vision][Windows 10 Creator’s Update]: The Windows Store does not open when 3D Vision is enabled. [1906805]
  • [GeForce GTX 1080Ti][Prey 2]: Stuttering occurs during gameplay. [1902201]
  • [GeForce GTX 1070][Windows 10 Creator’s Update]: In multi-display mode, extended monitors cannot be be put into sleep mode. [1916554]
  • [GeForce GTX 1060]: Blue-screen crash occurs pointing to driver (Nvlddmkm.sys) after the system reboots from sleep mode. [1814559]
  • [GeForce GTX 970][SLI]: SLI cannot be enable unless Norton 360 is disabled or Windows is booted in Safe Mode. [1919094]


Known Issues

 

  • Windows 10:
    • [DirectX 11 games]: On some titles, in-game V-Sync does not work if Fast Sync is selected from the NVIDIA Control Panel. Consequently, the game frame rate is not locked to the maximum refresh rate, resulting in possible tearing. [200304603]
    • [SteamVR titles]: SteamVR may crash when launched. [1917936]
    • [Power DVD 17]: The display may go blank while playing HDR video in exclusive full-screen mode. [200300818]
    • [GeForce GTX 1070]: Games (Witcher 3, For Honor) do not recognize the custom refresh rates set using the NVIDIA Control Panel. [1916598]
    • [SLI][GeForce GTX 1080][Battlefield 1 XP1]: With SLI enabled, corruption appears in the game when switching between full-screen and windowed mode. [1889162]
    • [GeForce GTX 1080 Ti][Mass Effect: Andromeda]: Random memory errors may occur when playing the game. [1887520]
    • [GeForce GTX 1080 Ti][Sid Meier's Civilization VI][G-Sync/SLI/DirectX 12]: Black
      corruption appears while entering the in-game menu after skipping the cutscene.
      [200283322]
    • [Notebook][GeForce GTX 970M][Tom Clancy's The Division Survival DLC]: Game
      crashes, pointing to ntdll.dll when changed to full-screen and to windowed fullscreen.
      [200252894]
    • [Notebook][GeForce GTX 970M][ShadowPlay][For Honor]: The game silently may crash if the intro video is skipped while instant replay is on. [200247313]
    • [SLI][Notebook][GeForce GTX 970M][Gears of War 4]: Level loading may hang. [1826307]
    • NVIDIA Control Panel custom color settings are reset to the default after switching a game between windowed and full-screen mode. [1917071]
    • NVIDIA Control Panel custom color profiles and ICC profiles are lost when using the Microsoft Game Bar. [1904238]
    • [GeForce Experience]: Driver installation may fail when attempting to perform a driver overinstall.
    • [Notebook][Pascal GPU]: The display remains blank while over installing the driver, requiring a reboot. [200273603]
    • Error code 43 appears in the Device Manager after installing the driver with HDMI display connected. [200283276]
    • Driver install/overinstall requires a reboot. [1757931]
  • Windows 8.1:
    • None
  • Windows 7:
    • [GeForce GTX 1080] Battlefield 1 hangs when campaign loaded with Fast Sync enabled from the NVIDIA Control Panel. [200254350]

 

Edited by joluke@inphtech

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When I try install 382.19 I end up with a black screen =/ on my M18XR2 I have to roll back into safe mode and run ddu to get it back, there was a recent big update on windows 10?

Edited by 82280zx
mispelled some stuff

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   GeForce Hotfix driver 382.33

 

      Game Ready
       •Provides the optimal gaming experience for Tekken 7 and Star Trek Bridge Crew.


      *Install drivers at your own risk* Windows 10 + GeForce Drivers are Killing Samsung and LG Notebook LCD Display Panels
       Uninstall PrecisionX, including screen overclocking tools. Instead, keep MSI Afterburner's RTSS for monitoring purposes.

 

       900M Requirements:

       Flash latest @Prema's v2 980M & 970M (Please consider donating to Prema)


  • Win10/8.1 'F8' Boot options 'Safe Mode' & 'Disable driver Signing'
    cmd (Admin)
bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy

 

        -> reboot -> F8 -> select 'Disable Driver Signature Enforcement' -> Install drivers

  • Run DDU "Clean & Shutdown (Safe Mode)
  • Extract driver using 7-Zip
  • Display.Driver folder,  copy/overwrite the proper .inf file(s).
  • Extracted driver package >> delete the folders as shown below (don't skip this step)  -> run setup.exe  

       >>> Keep these folders only <<<

373.06.PNG

 

 

    INF MOD v382.33

Alienware: nv_dispi.inf (including nvdmi.inf) PEG/Dedicated All Models: M15x, M17x, AW17 R1, M18x, AW18 R1 (including Optimus/M17xR4) excluding AW 2015 - GTX 980 , 980M , 970M , 965M , 880M , 870M , 860M , 780M , 770M , 765M , 680M , 675MX , 670MX , 660M.

Clevo & MSI non-Optimus models: nv_dispi.inf (including nvcvi.inf & nvmii.inf )

 

nvcvi.inf: Optimus Alienware 17 / 05AA (only) GTX 980M - 970M - 965M

nvcvi.inf: Clevo P170EM / P150EM *Optimus* 980M - 970M

  

    GeForce 382.33 Win7/8.1

    GeForce 382.33 Win10

 

 

Alienware

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win7_8.1_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.33_Win7_8.1_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.33_Win10_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

Clevo & MSI Laptops (non-Optimus)

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win7_8.1_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

 

 

AW 900M Throttling workarounds:

M18xR2

First, flash @Swick1981 [Bios Mod] M18xR2 - Legacy Support now Available 

M18xR2 980M workaround

 

Hibernation method HERE and HERE

 

 

Please use the SEARCH function to see if your question has been answered/posted already.

 

https://www.techinferno.com/index.php?/announcement/4-user-account-promotion-rules-read-before-posting/

 

@82280zx that's a common issue with Nv latest drivers, try to found out if officially supported Alienware's 900M are also affected. If so, report it on GF forums as being an AW 2015 issue.

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@J95

Hey first thank you for great work.

Could I ask you if is the right way to modify nvdispi.inf for my card? Because all previous drivers always seems to install and works in this way but I'm not really sure.
If not, could I ask you to add in next mod??

ehm Thank you again

msi 1060 notebook (1C60) on m18x R2 on SG mode (optimus trough igp) on Win7x64


 

Spoiler


[NVIDIA_Devices.NTamd64.6.1]
%NVIDIA_DEV.1C60%           = Section024, PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1C60


[NVIDIA_Devices.NTamd64.6.3]
%NVIDIA_DEV.1C60%           = Section113, PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1C60


[NVIDIA_Devices.NTamd64.6.2]
%NVIDIA_DEV.1C60%           = Section025, PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1C60


[Strings]
DiskID1 = "NVIDIA Windows (64 bit) Driver Library Installation Disk 1"
NVIDIA = "NVIDIA"
NVIDIA_A = "NVIDIA"

NVIDIA_DEV.1C60 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060"

 

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On 5/23/2017 at 5:38 AM, aaronloveweed said:

@J95

Hey first thank you for great work.

Could I ask you if is the right way to modify nvdispi.inf for my card? Because all previous drivers always seems to install and works in this way but I'm not really sure.
If not, could I ask you to add in next mod??

ehm Thank you again

msi 1060 notebook (1C60) on m18x R2 on SG mode (optimus trough igp) on Win7x64


 

  Reveal hidden contents


[NVIDIA_Devices.NTamd64.6.1]
%NVIDIA_DEV.1C60%           = Section024, PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1C60


[NVIDIA_Devices.NTamd64.6.3]
%NVIDIA_DEV.1C60%           = Section113, PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1C60


[NVIDIA_Devices.NTamd64.6.2]
%NVIDIA_DEV.1C60%           = Section025, PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_1C60


[Strings]
DiskID1 = "NVIDIA Windows (64 bit) Driver Library Installation Disk 1"
NVIDIA = "NVIDIA"
NVIDIA_A = "NVIDIA"

NVIDIA_DEV.1C60 = "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060"

 

 

Please let me know how this goes! I'd love to see that machine go another gpu generation! I may try a 1070 in one if you get this to go 100%!

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2 hours ago, loafer987 said:

 

Please let me know how this goes! I'd love to see that machine go another gpu generation! I may try a 1070 in one if you get this to go 100%!

Hi method posted seems to work but on Win10x64 the formatting of strings is different.

Did you miss this?
 

Regards!

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On 5/23/2017 at 5:17 AM, J95 said:

 

   GeForce Hotfix driver 382.33

 

      Game Ready
       •Provides the optimal gaming experience for Tekken 7 and Star Trek Bridge Crew.


      *Install drivers at your own risk* Windows 10 + GeForce Drivers are Killing Samsung and LG Notebook LCD Display Panels
       Uninstall PrecisionX, including screen overclocking tools. Instead, keep MSI Afterburner's RTSS for monitoring purposes.

 

       900M Requirements:

       Flash latest @Prema's v2 980M & 970M (Please consider donating to Prema)


  • Win10/8.1 'F8' Boot options 'Safe Mode' & 'Disable driver Signing'
    cmd (Admin)

bcdedit /set {default} bootmenupolicy legacy

 

        -> reboot -> F8 -> select 'Disable Driver Signature Enforcement' -> Install drivers

  • Run DDU "Clean & Shutdown (Safe Mode)
  • Extract driver using 7-Zip
  • Display.Driver folder,  copy/overwrite the proper .inf file(s).
  • Extracted driver package >> delete the folders as shown below (don't skip this step)  -> run setup.exe  

       >>> Keep these folders only <<<

373.06.PNG

 

 

    INF MOD v382.33


Alienware: nv_dispi.inf (including nvdmi.inf) PEG/Dedicated All Models: M15x, M17x, AW17 R1, M18x, AW18 R1 (including Optimus/M17xR4) excluding AW 2015 - GTX 980 , 980M , 970M , 965M , 880M , 870M , 860M , 780M , 770M , 765M , 680M , 675MX , 670MX , 660M.

Clevo & MSI non-Optimus models: nv_dispi.inf (including nvcvi.inf & nvmii.inf )

 


nvcvi.inf: Optimus Alienware 17 / 05AA (only) GTX 980M - 970M - 965M

nvcvi.inf: Clevo P170EM / P150EM *Optimus* 980M - 970M

  

    GeForce 382.33 Win7/8.1

    GeForce 382.33 Win10

 

 

Alienware

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win7_8.1_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.33_Win7_8.1_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_Alienware.zip

nvcvi.inf_v382.33_Win10_Optimus_Alienware_17.zip

 

Clevo & MSI Laptops (non-Optimus)

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win7_8.1_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

nv_dispi.inf_v382.33_Win10_PEG_Dedicated_CLEVO_MSI.zip

 

 

AW 900M Throttling workarounds:

M18xR2

First, flash @Swick1981 [Bios Mod] M18xR2 - Legacy Support now Available 

M18xR2 980M workaround

 

Hibernation method HERE and HERE

 

 

Please use the SEARCH function to see if your question has been answered/posted already.

 

https://www.techinferno.com/index.php?/announcement/4-user-account-promotion-rules-read-before-posting/

 

@82280zx that's a common issue with Nv latest drivers, try to found out if officially supported Alienware's 900M are also affected. If so, report it on GF forums as being an AW 2015 issue.

 

@J95 from what I can tell I never had any issues till I installed the Windows 10 Creator Update, It looks like I'm not alone on the issue ether (official cards and other laptops that aren't modded are being affected as well) and I haven't tested it yet but it sounds like if I removed the update the drivers would probably work. Here is the forum thread on it on Nvidia's site https://forums.geforce.com/default/topic/1003027/geforce-drivers/w10-creator-update-and-nvidia-drivers-issues-/6/

 

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