Category: Monitor and Video Card
Manufacturer: Nvidia Corporation
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 1.16 MB
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows 98
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.26 / 02 May 2005
This WDM (Windows Driver Model) driver for the Nvidia WDM TVTuner only has support for GeForce2 up to the GeForce FX series of graphics processing units that has a video capture input or TV Tuner. In the event that users use a GeForce GPU that has a TV Tuner, they must also download the driver for the VIVO (video in video out) and TV along with this WDM driver version. On the other hand, if users use a GeForce graphics processing unit that is VIVO enabled, they should also download the driver for VIVO along with this WDM driver. In both instances however, this WDM driver should be utilized with the latest version of the graphics driver ForceWare for GeForce products. The ForceWare driver should be installed first before this WDM driver for the Nvidia WDM TVTuner device.
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
The ForceWare driver required for this WDM driver to function with the Nvidia WDM TVTuner features output SLI to users’ Televisions by making use of standard definition TVs with up to 480i and output SLI to users’ high definition Televisions (HDTVs) by utilizing HD TVs with up to 1080i. This ForceWare driver also implements robust flexibility by allowing users the capability of mixing and matching graphics cards made by different manufacturers. As an example, users can utilize a GeForce ABC from manufacturer XXX with a GeForce ABC from manufacturer ZZZ. However, users should still make use of 2 graphics cards that have the same graphics processing unit such as a GeForce ABC matched with another GeForce ABC and not with a GeForce DEF or GeForce GHI. This ForceWare driver also allows the mixing and matching of graphics cards that have different I/O ports, different memory sizes and different clock speeds. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Nvidia WDM TVTuner errors before installing any driver updates.