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NVIDIA Optimus Display Driver for Windows 8 (64-bit) - ThinkPad
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NVIDIA Optimus Display Driver
g5dh35ww.exe
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9.18.13.3302 / 8.15.10.272520 May 2014
README for NVIDIA Optimus Display Driver
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9.18.13.3302 / 8.15.10.272520 May 2014

This package installs the software (Display and Audio drivers) to enable the following devices.

  • NVIDIA NVS 5200M
  • NVIDIA NVS 5400M
  • NVIDIA Quadro K1000M
  • NVIDIA Quadro K2000M
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • Intel HD Graphics 4000

If this package has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.

This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.

 

Contents
Supported ThinkPad Systems
Supported Operating System
Summary of Changes
Installation Instructions
Uninstallation Instructions
Determining which Version is Installed

 

Supported ThinkPad Systems
  • ThinkPad T430, T430i, T430s, T430si
  • ThinkPad T530, T530i
  • ThinkPad W530

 

Supported Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit

 

Summary of Changes

Where:

  • [Important] Important update
  • (New) New function or enhancement
  • (Fix) Correction to existing function

Version 9.18.13.3302 / 8.15.10.2725

  • (Fix) Fixed an issue where the screen of some external monitors might flicker when launching applications.

Version 9.18.13.1270 / 9.17.10.2843

  • (Fix) Fixed an issue where the computer might hang with a blue screen when using Adobe Photoshop with the external monitor.

Version 9.18.13.1269 / 8.15.10.2843

  • (Fix) Fixed a possible security exploit in NVIDIA's GPU software.

Version 9.18.13.1100 / 9.17.10.2843

  • (Fix) Fixed a possible security exploit in NVIDIA's display driver service.
  • (Fix) Fixed a security vulnerability in NVIDIA's software services.

Note:
Please refer to the README file under the "File details" section for a complete list of changes fixed by this driver update.

Installation Instructions

Notes:

  • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the software. To determine if you should update the software, refer to the Version Information section.
  • If your computer have previous version installed, please uninstall the previous version first before installing this driver version.
Manual Install

This section assumes to use Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer.

[Downloading file]

  1. Click once on the underlined file name. Once this is done, some pop-up windows will appear.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  3. In the window to choose Run or Save, click Save.
  4. Choose the folder you would like to download the file to and click Save.
    A different window will appear and the download will begin and complete. Once the download has completed, there may or may not be a message stating that the download completed successfully.

[Extracting file]

  1. Make sure to be logged on with an administrator account.
  2. Locate the folder where the file was downloaded.
  3. Locate the file that was downloaded and double-click it.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen.
  5. In the Select Destination Location window, click Next. If you would like to select a different folder, click Browse.
  6. In the Ready to Install window, click Install. All the necessary files will be extracted to the folder selected in the step 9.

[Installing files]

  1. Make sure the checkbox next to "Install ..... now" is checked and click Finish.
  2. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete installation and restart the computer.

Finally delete the file saved in the step 4.

Install NVIDIA or Intel Software Separately


This section assumes to use Windows Explorer.

  1. Refer to the Manual Install section, and download and extract the file.
  2. In the step 11 of the Installing files section, uncheck the checkbox next to "Install ..... now", and then click Finish to cancel installation.
  3. Locate the folder where the files were extracted selected in the step 9 of the Installing files section.
  4. For NVIDIA software, locate the NVIDIA folder. For Intel software, locate the Intel folder.
  5. Double-click the SETUP.EXE file.
  6. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete installation and restart the computer. If "Hardware installation" or "Software installation" window appears, click Continue Anyway.

 

Silent Install

This is for system administrators' use only.

  1. Refer to the Manual Install section, and download and extract the file.
  2. In the step 11 of the Installing files section, uncheck the checkbox next to "Install ..... now", and then click Finish to cancel installation.
  3. At the command line, execute setup.bat with the -s option.
    Example: [Path where the files were extracted]\setup.bat -s
Uninstallation instruction

Note:
Follow this order to uninstall both NVIDIA and Intel software. If Intel software is uninstalled first, the screen will become blank in the middle of the uninstallation of Intel software and be blank until the next restart.

Manual Uninstall
  1. Uninstall NVIDIA software.
    Refer to the Uninstalling NVIDIA Software section.
  2. Uninstall Intel software.
    Refer to the Uninstalling Intel Software section.
  3. Restart the computer.
Uninstalling NVIDIA Software
  1. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left area of the screen.
  2. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  3. Select NVIDIA Drivers, and click Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation.
Uninstalling Intel Software
  1. Start Windows and logon with an administrator account.
  2. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left area of the screen.
  3. Select Programs and Features from the menu.
  4. Select Intel(R) HD Graphics Driver, and click Uninstall or Uninstall/Change.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete uninstallation.

Note: The utilities should be removed as well if they were installed with the Intel software.

Determining which version is installed
  1. Hold down the Windows logo key and press X to open a menu at the lower-left area of the screen.
  2. Select Device Manager from the menu.
  3. Double-click the Display adapters category.

(NVIDIA Graphics Driver)

  1. Double-click either of the following devices.
    • NVIDIA NVS 5200M
    • NVIDIA NVS 5400M
    • NVIDIA Quadro K1000M
    • NVIDIA Quadro K2000M
  2. Click the Driver tab.
  3. Check Driver Version.
  4. Click Cancel.

(Intel Graphics Driver)

  1. Double-click either of the following devices.
    • Intel(R) HD Graphics
    • Intel(R) HD Graphics 3000
    • Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000
  2. Click the Driver tab.
  3. Check Driver Version.


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Document ID : DS032185
Last Updated : 21 May 2014
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