Windows 8 problems with WHQL certified GeForce 302.82 Drivers

Windows 8 problems, GeForce 302.82 Drivers

Windows 8 problems with GeForce 302.82 Drivers

Microsoft’s Windows 8 Release Preview is already out. And NVIDIA has also released the 302.82 WHQL display driver for Windows 8 Release Preview. Full support for the new Windows 8 display driver of model WDDM 1.2 for NVIDIA GeForce and ION GPUs are offered by this 302.82 WHQL display driver. By getting to the official website of NVIDIA, you can download the driver.

What are the new things in Release 302?

In the following section, you will find the major changes introduced with New Release 302:

  • 3D vision support.
  • Updated NVIDIA Control Panel in Windows 8. It has the set up for stereoscopic 3D page for supporting Windows 8 implementation of stereoscopic 3D.

Windows 8 problems with 32-bit

Single GPU woes

  • When you install the driver on pre‐release versions of Windows 8, the installer will request a reboot to complete the installation.
  • This is however not an NVIDIA driver problem, but rather, it is an interim workaround under current, pre-released versions of Windows 8 for verifying successful installation of the driver without the end user logging out in certain scenarios.
  • GeForce GT 520, when launched with FXAA turned on from the NVIDIA Control Panel, there is a flickering/ shimmering within several DirectX applications. [987415].

Windows 8 64-bit problems

Single GPU issues

  • When you install the driver on pre‐release versions of Windows 8, to complete the installation, the installer will request a reboot.
  • This is however not an NVIDIA driver problem, but rather, it is an interim workaround under current, pre-released versions of Windows 8 for verifying successful installation of the driver without the end user logging out in certain scenarios.
  • GeForce GT 520], when launched with FXAA turned on from the NVIDIA Control Panel, there is flickering/ shimmering within several DirectX applications.

Before you proceed with installing this driver, NVIDIA recommends closing all open Desktop and Metro applications. For the Windows 8 Release Preview, Notebook users can continue using GeForce 302.80 drivers (32-bit notebook download64-bit notebook download).

Windows 8 problems, GeForce 302.82 Drivers

Windows 8 problems with GeForce 302.82 Drivers

So, that was some important news on WHQL certified GeForce 302.82 Drivers for Windows 8 Release Preview. This will aid users in carefully choosing their decisions.

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