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Nvidia Driver 174.74 Official Beta Released Today

Vista 32
http://www.nvidia.com/object/winvista_x86_174.74.html
all others go here
http://www.nvidia.com/Download/Find.aspx?lang=en-us

Supports GeForce 6, 7, 8, and 9 series GPUs including these newly released GPUs:
GeForce 9800 GX2
GeForce 9600 GT
GeForce 8300
GeForce 8200
GeForce 8100/NVIDIA nForce 720a
NVIDIA nForce 730a
Supports single GPU and NVIDIA SLI™ technology on DirectX 9, DirectX 10, and OpenGL, including Quad SLI technology with GeForce 9800 GX2.
Adds support for NVIDIA GeForce 3D Stereo Technology for GeForce 6, 7, 8, or 9 Series GPUs, including SLI technology.
Adds new PureVideo HD features for GeForce 9800 GX2 and 9600 GT:
Dynamic Contrast Enhancement
Dynamic Blue, Green & Skin Tone Enhancements
Dual-Stream Decode Acceleration*
Microsoft Vista Aero display mode compatibility for Blu-ray & HD DVD playback*
Added the following pages to the NVIDIA Control Panel:
Manage Custom Resolutions
Adjust Television Color Settings
Adjust Screen Size and Position
Move CRT Position
Improved performance on many DirectX 9, DirectX 10, and OpenGL applications.
Numerous game and application compatibility fixes. Please read the release notes for more information on product support, features, driver fixes and known compatibility issues.
Users without US English operating systems can select their language and download the International driver here.

There have been at least 3 official beta releases of this driver set. Come on Nvidia it's time for a WHQL release.
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I just updated to 174.70 yesterday. This is ridiculous.
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Improved performance on many DirectX 9, DirectX 10, and OpenGL applications.
:O I hope this is true.
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cheers for linky
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Already been posted here:
http://www.overclock.net/nvidia-driv...4-74-beta.html

But yeah these drivers are pretty good.
 
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Already been posted here:
http://www.overclock.net/nvidia-driv...4-74-beta.html

But yeah these drivers are pretty good.
This thread was post 2 hours before that post.
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Is drivercleaner really necessary anymore? I'm getting lazy and don't want to run it.
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Originally Posted by TaiDinh View Post
This thread was post 2 hours before that post.
Yeah your right didn't notice my bad
 
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Is drivercleaner really necessary anymore? I'm getting lazy and don't want to run it.
I'd still recommend using it.

It's just the restarting that gets annoying. ><"
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This isn't really news, as well as incorrectly posted (no title prefix) so it'll probably get deleted....
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