ForceWare 81.87 Official Beta

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This is ForceWare Release 80 as released by NVIDIA. Version: 81.87
Release Date: October 26, 2005
BETA Driver

Release Highlights:

  • Improved performance and compatibility for Call of Duty 2.
  • Mixed vendor support for NVIDIA SLI.
  • TV-Out/HD-out support for NVIDIA SLI.
  • Added support for VSync on Direct3D games when running NVIDIA SLI.
  • Performance enhancements for dual-core CPUs.
  • PureVideo high definition MPEG-2 de-interlacing support.
  • Usability enhancements when connecting to an HDTV.
  • Microsoft® DirectX® 9.0c and OpenGL® 2.0 support
  • For a full list of fixed and known issues please view the Release Notes.

Single GPU Issues Resolved

GeForce 6 and 7 Series GPUs, Windows XP: Improved compatibility and performance on GPUs when playing Call of Duty 2.
GeForce 7800 GT/GTX: Reflections are corrupt when set to high in Serious Sam 2.
GeForce 7800 GT/GTX: There is screen corruption when panning in overscan shift mode.
GeForce 7800 GT/GTX: Cyan-colored pixels appear randomly on the water tower in F.E.A.R.
GeForce Go 7800 GTX, Sager system: LCD compressed scaling mode is not retained after rebooting the system.
GeForce 6800: After switching playback from one DVR-MS file to another, the second file experiences dropped frames.
GeForce 6800 GT, GeForce FX 5950 Ultra: Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault has sky and ship rendering artifacts.
GeForce 6800/ 6600: Silent Hunter III characters located outside experience random fogging effects.
GeForce 6600: When applying a new resolution on a Samsung 30" CRT via DVI, the resolution reverts after rebooting the system
GeForce 6600, HDTV, Windows XP MCE: The mouse cursor disappears after when opening the MCE extensions resize Desktop option with MCE in fullscreen mode.
GeForce 6600, Windows XP MCE 2005: Fluctuation in video brightness and color occurs when running a 1080i.ts file using VMR9.
GeForce 6150/6100: Playing an HD MPEG2 clip while another is playing causes corruption on the bottom half of the playback window
 GeForce 6150/6100: The lower half of the screen fails to render at 512x384 or lower resolution.
GeForce 6150/6100: Video tears when playing back MPEG HD clips with latest WinDVD.
GeForce FX 5900: Water rendering corruption occurs in Links 2003.

SLI Related Issues Resolved

GeForce 7800 GTX, SLI: The Apple 30" display loses sync when installing the driver.
GeForce 7800 GT/GTX, SLI: Rendering corruption occurs in 3D applications when fixed aspect ratio is set for widescreen panels.
GeForce 7800 GT/GTX, SLI: With SLI mode enabled using AFR2, the opening video in Tiger Woods 2006 does not render.
GeForce 7800 GT/GTX, GeForce 6800 Ultra, SLI: The NVIDIA panel intermittently prompts for a reboot after enabling dynamic SLI coming out of Dualview.
[SLI]: It is not possible to reliably switch the output to a specific display after enabling SLI.
[SLI]: The screen goes blank after switching to the flat panel display on the second GPU once after rebooting the system.

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Supported cards:
GeForce2 MX
GeForce2 MX 100
GeForce2 MX 200
GeForce2 MX 400
GeForce3 Ti 200
GeForce3 Ti 500
GeForce4 MX 420
GeForce4 MX 440
GeForce4 MX 440-SE
GeForce4 MX 440 with AGP8X
GeForce4 MX440SE with AGP8X
GeForce4 MX 460
GeForce2 MX Integrated graphics
GeForce4 MX Integrated graphics
GeForce4 MX 4000
GeForce4 Ti 4200
GeForce4 TI 4200 with AGP8X
GeForce4 Ti 4400
GeForce4 Ti 4600
GeForce4 Ti 4800
GeForce4 Ti 4800 SE
GeForce FX 5100
GeForce FX 5200
GeForce FX 5200LE
GeForce FX 5200 Ultra
GeForce FX 5500
GeForce FX 5600
GeForce FX 5600 Ultra
GeForce FX 5600SE
GeForce FX 5600XT
GeForce FX 5700
GeForce FX 5700VE
GeForce FX 5700 Ultra
GeForce FX 5700LE
GeForce FX 5800
GeForce FX 5800 Ultra
GeForce FX 5900
GeForce FX 5900 Ultra
GeForce FX 5900XT
GeForce FX 5900ZT
GeForce FX 5950 Ultra
GeForce PCX 5300
GeForce PCX 5750
GeForce PCX 5900
GeForce 6100
GeForce 6150 LE
GeForce 6150
GeForce 6200
GeForce 6200 with TurboCache
GeForce 6200SE with TurboCache
GeForce 6500
GeForce 6600
GeForce 6600 LE
GeForce 6600 VE
GeForce 6600 GT
GeForce 6610 XL
GeForce 6800
GeForce 6800 LE
GeForce 6800 XE
GeForce 6800 XT
GeForce 6800 GT
GeForce 6800 Ultra
GeForce 7800 GT
GeForce 7800 GTX
Quadro2 MXR
Quadro DCC
Quadro4 200 NVS
Quadro4 400 NVS
Quadro4 380 XGL
Quadro4 500 XGL
Quadro4 550 XGL
Quadro4 580 XGL
Quadro4 700 XGL
Quadro4 750 XGL
Quadro4 780 XGL
Quadro4 900 XGL
Quadro4 980 XGL
Quadro FX 330
Quadro FX 500
Quadro FX 540
Quadro FX 600
Quadro FX 700
Quadro FX 1000
Quadro FX 1100
Quadro FX 1300
Quadro FX 1400
Quadro FX 2000
Quadro FX 3000
Quadro FX 3000G
Quadro FX 3400
Quadro FX 3450
Quadro FX 4000 SDI
Quadro FX 4400
Quadro FX 4500
Quadro NVS
Quadro NVS with AGP8X
Quadro NVS 200
Quadro NVS 280
Quadro NVS 400
Quadro NVS 280 PCI
Quadro NVS 285 PCI


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