Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 85 MB
Operating System: Windows Vista 32-bit
Latest Version / Release Date: 178.24 / October, 2008
The NVIDIA GeForce 178.24 WHQL Vista32 is a driver for the ForceWare that is a release from NVIDIA. With the WHQL certification from Microsoft Windows, this version has been given the green light meaning it is safe for use. The driver adds support for the GeForce 9 series of GPU motherboards that was released recently. It also has the inclusion of several applications, which have compatibility fixes. The NVIDIA GeForce 178.24 WHQL Vista32 is a WHQL driver that is able to function with the GeForce series of GPU motherboards from the 200-series, 8-series, 7-series, 6-series and the 9-series. It also adds support for the GeForce 9800 GT, 9800 GTX+, 9400 GT and 9500GT GPUs. The NVIDIA PhysX acceleration is also supported by the NVIDIA GeForce 178.24 WHQL Vista32 driver, which can be located on every GeForce 200-series, 9-series and 8-series GPUs having a minimum of 256MB solely intended on graphics memory.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
This NVIDIA PhysX has a system software version 8.9.04 that is installed by the driver package of the NVIDIA GeForce 178.24 WHQL Vista32 driver. The GPU PhysX acceleration can be experienced in several demo games as well as full games by downloading the GeForce Power Pack. The 2-way and 3-way NVIDIA SLI technology can be supported by this driver with the GeForce GTX 200-series GPUs found on the motherboard of Intel D5400XS. This driver can be able to support NVIDIA SLI technology and singular GPU on OpenGL, DirectX 10 and DirectX 9, with the inclusion of Quad SLI technology and 3-way. The driver supports CUDA as well as [email protected] application for distributing computing. GeForce 3DStereo Technology is also supported by the NVIDIA GeForce 178.24 WHQL Vista32 driver plus having the support of GPU over-clocking together with the installation of the NVIDIA System Tools software. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and NVIDIA GeForce Release 178.24 WHQL Vista32 errors before installing any driver updates.