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STAY AWAY FROM NVIDIA 368.39

368.39 bricked driver fails to install freeze crash bad nvidia display driver fail

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#1
LightEightSix

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Just got done fighting to regain control of my machine. This display driver is cancerous. If you plan on testing it make sure you create a pre-install restore point in Windows. The driver install itself crashes the machine at best and at worst it bricks any graphics driver from loading at boot. Read this thread on Reddit for more issues.

 

My recommendation: DO NOT INSTALL!

 

Reddit: Driver 368.39 FAQ/Discussion Thread



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Read this after I installed it but for me I guess I one of the few lucky ones. Good advice it to monitor your card after a new driver is installed.



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Man, nvidia is on a roll with f'ING things up lately.

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once again me being lazy has saved me. I havent updated drivers in over 2 months... but looks like im waiting until the next patch before i update.



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i never update. still have no issues with new games



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woah thanks for the heads up light 



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Hmm, I've been running it for a few days now and have had no issues.



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Just got done fighting to regain control of my machine. This display driver is cancerous. If you plan on testing it make sure you create a pre-install restore point in Windows. The driver install itself crashes the machine at best and at worst it bricks any graphics driver from loading at boot. Read this thread on Reddit for more issues.

 

My recommendation: DO NOT INSTALL!

 

Reddit: Driver 368.39 FAQ/Discussion Thread

Looks like your SLI setup did not like this new driver. My single 980 ti is working fine with it.






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