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NVIDIA 196.75 Driver Alert!
If you currently use an NVIDIA Video Card, please be aware of the following Alert from NVIDIA.
“We are aware that some customers have reported fan speed issues with the latest 196.75 WHQL drivers on NVIDIA.com. Until we can verify and root cause this issue, we recommend that customers stay with, or return to 196.21 WHQL drivers. Release 196.75 drivers have been temporarily removed from our website.”
"How to determine what version of Nvidia drivers you are running"
Click on the Windows "Start" button and click "Run" or click in "Start Search"
Type "dxdiag" (no quotes) and hit enter
On the "DirectX Diagnostic Tool" window that opens click the "Display" tab
Under there on the right-side look for version. This will give the driver version number, to get the XXX.XX number that Nvidia uses those are the last five numbers in the version number there.
As an example if DirectX lists your version as 6.14.011.9107 then your Nvidia version number is 191.07