TITLE: NVIDIA Quadro Professional Driver (Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit) VERSION: 162.63 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This package contains the NVIDIA graphics driver for the supported workstation models and operating systems. NOTE: In order to enable the Microsoft Windows Vista Aero display mode with multiple monitors, all monitors must be set to the same color depth (16-bit or 32-bit). PURPOSE: Recommended SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP37908 SUPERSEDES: SP36637 EFFECTIVE DATE: November 20, 2007 CATEGORY: Driver - Graphics - Nvidia SSM SUPPORTED: Yes PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations HARDWARE PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP xw4300 Workstation: All Models HP xw4400 Workstation: All Models HP xw4550 Workstation: All Models HP xw4600 Workstation: All Models HP xw6200 Workstation: All Models HP xw6400 Workstation: All Models HP xw6600 Workstation: All Models HP xw8200 Workstation: All Models HP xw8400 Workstation: All Models HP xw8600 Workstation: All Models HP xw9300 Workstation: All Models HP xw9400 Workstation: All Models SOFTWARE PRODUCT(S): None DEVICES SUPPORTED: NVIDIA Quadro FX 1400 NVIDIA Quadro FX 1500 NVIDIA Quadro FX 1700 NVIDIA Quadro FX 3400 NVIDIA Quadro FX 3450 NVIDIA Quadro FX 3500 NVIDIA Quadro FX 370 NVIDIA Quadro FX 4500 NVIDIA Quadro FX 4600 NVIDIA Quadro FX 540 NVIDIA Quadro FX 5500 NVIDIA Quadro FX 560 NVIDIA Quadro FX 5600 NVIDIA Quadro FX 570 NVIDIA Quadro NVS 285 NVIDIA Quadro NVS 285 128MB NVIDIA Quadro NVS 290 NVIDIA Quadro NVS 440 OPERATING SYSTEM(S): Microsoft Windows Vista Business 64 Edition LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: - Adds support for the NVIDIA Quadro FX 370, Quadro FX 570, Quadro FX 1700, and Quadro FX 5600 Video Cards. - Adds support for new HP workstation models. - Adds support for the Scalable Link Interface (SLI) display mode. FIXES: - Fixes an issue where the driver installer displays a prompt to uninstall an existing driver, even though it has already been uninstalled. - Fixes an issue where the system may generate a "blue screen" error (crash) if the display resolution is changed while 3D applications are running. - Fixes an issue where Google Earth does not render correctly after moving the window between displays. - Fixes an issue where the system may crash (blue screen) if 64 OpenGL windows are opened simultaneously. - Fixes an issue where the system may stop responding (hang) or crash (blue screen) with a stop 0x116 error as Microsoft Windows Vista starts up. - Fixes an issue where the Microsoft FragmentLinker 64-bit SDK demo may crash when switched to and from full-screen mode. PREREQUISITES: None INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: 1. Download the SoftPaq .EXE file to a directory on your hard drive. 2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. Copyright (c) 2007 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.