The NVIDIA hotfix driver sequence is just not too lengthy in comparison with Microsoft licensed WHQL drivers. But it’s true that within the obligatory circumstances Huang’s haven’t any selection however to handle the issues by means of this small correction. The final to reach are known as GeForce 466.55 Hotfix and they’re crucial to appropriate the issues of the earlier drivers.
NVIDIA GeForce 466.55 Hotfix, goodbye to 4K 120Hz picture points
As ordinary, instantly we discover some new drivers as a hotfix and on this case these GeForce 466.55 are primarily based on the earlier GeForce 466.47 WHQL driver that we noticed greater than every week in the past.
But as hotfix it has corrections, particularly solely two and each targeted on 4K decision:
- [Serie RTX 20] [Serie GTX 16/10] [HDMI] 4K @ 120Hz show mode is just not accessible in show settings.
- If the GPU is linked to a 4K UHD TV, the system could freeze when beginning a VR sport.
The variety of affected customers has been so massive that NVIDIA has needed to instantly appropriate these errors, though it has not logically offered explanations for these errors. What we do know is that it was primarily affecting players who had been utilizing TV for gaming. NVIDIA’s personal assertion concerning the hotfix drivers makes it clear that they’re beta drivers and that as such they’re non-compulsory, ergo they aren’t licensed by Microsoft:
These hotfix drivers are undoubtedly beta, non-compulsory, and offered as is. They are run by means of a really abbreviated high quality management course of. The solely motive they exist is to get you options sooner.
The most secure possibility is to attend for the following WHQL licensed driver. But we all know that lots of you’re keen to attempt them.
These HotFix controllers signify an excessive amount of further work on the a part of our engineering groups, I hope they are going to convey you worth. We will take a look at it and see if folks like the concept and need us to proceed.
Downloads and pre-installation
It is customary, however as such we all the time advocate that after the drivers have been downloaded, you additionally obtain DDU and use it to uninstall the present driver in order that there isn’t a hint of it, thus avoiding Windows or efficiency issues.
Do not overlook to disable your community card earlier than restarting the PC, since in any other case when returning to Windows the OS will attempt to obtain the newest drivers from the Microsoft repository, having to repeat the uninstallation course of with DDU.
Finally, the obtain hyperlink from the NVIDIA web site:
In case you don’t perceive the distinction between a normal driver and DCH, you’ll be able to seek the advice of all the data following this link.