GeForce hotfix show driver model 531.26 relies on our newest Game Ready Driver 531.18.
A GeForce driver is an extremely advanced piece of software program, We now have a military of software program engineers continually including options and fixing bugs. These adjustments are checked into the primary driver branches, that are finally run by way of an enormous QA course of and launched.
Since we’ve got so many adjustments being checked in, we normally attempt to align driver releases with vital recreation or product releases. This course of has served us fairly effectively over time nevertheless it has one vital weak spot. Generally a change that’s necessary to many customers may find yourself sitting and ready till we’re in a position to launch the motive force.
The GeForce Hotfix driver is our approach to attempting to get a few of these fixes out to you extra rapidly. These drivers are principally the identical because the earlier launched model, with a small variety of extra focused fixes. The fixes that make it in are primarily based partially in your suggestions within the Driver Suggestions threads and partly on how sensible it’s for us to rapidly handle them. These fixes (and plenty of extra) shall be included into the following official driver launch, at which era the Hotfix driver shall be taken down.
To make sure, these Hotfix drivers are beta, optionally available and supplied as-is. They’re run by way of a a lot abbreviated QA course of. The only cause they exist is to get fixes out to you extra rapidly. The most secure choice is to attend for the following WHQL licensed driver. However we all know that a lot of you’re keen to attempt these out.
These HotFix drivers symbolize a variety of extra work by our engineering groups, I hope they supply worth for you. We’ll attempt it out and see if folks like the concept and wish us to proceed.
The hotfix addresses the next points:
- Larger CPU utilization from NVIDIA Container is perhaps noticed after exiting a recreation 
- [Notebook] Random bugcheck could also be noticed on sure laptops with GeForce GTX 10/MX250/350 sequence GPUs 
For questions, please go to the FAQ beneath:
NVIDIA DCH/Standard Display Drivers for Windows 10 FAQ