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ForceWare 56.55 Windows 2000|XP WHQL
On this page you can download ForceWare 56.55 Windows 2000|XP WHQL.

Version: 56.55
Publisher: NVIDIA
Date added: 2004-02-21 03:58:34
File Size: 10 MB MB
OS Support:
Downloads: 114068 downloads
Software type: Videocards - NVIDIA GeForce (XP 32-bit)

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Software Description

Windows 2000/XP

Attention - this is the OLD download section of, click here to visit the new and up-to date one. ImageThis is a Windows 2000/XP reference driver set that was found on Gainwards FTP. All NVIDIA graphics cards to date are supported with this new ForceWare/Detonator driver set and this is going to be one popular set to download ! The build date for this NVIDIA Display Driver version is 56.55, 01/29/2004 ! The archive was re-compressed and brought down towards 10 MB.

There's no precise word on performance just yet however we have several discussion running in our forums to share your experiences, click here. The archive was checked, is virus-free and hey .. I even think I noticed WHQL certification.

The driver control panel and tray icon menu changed a lot. Performance seems at least slightly higher, and quality seems to be at least slightly higher in some games, along with bug fixes and new interface with new nifty profiles (settings per exe file is really awesome) I'm all for it.

What's also quite interesting is that auto overclocking has been added as an option, a dynamic overclock ala ATI's Overdrive.

NVIDIA Display Driver for Windows 2000/XP version 56.55, 01/29/2004

Operating systems supported
Microsoft Windows XP Home
Microsoft Windows 2000/XP Professional
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server

Oh and hey ..also some new graphics card entires can be found in this release:

NVIDIA_NV34.DEV_0326.1 = "NVIDIA GeForce FX 5500"
NVIDIA_NV36.DEV_0343.1 = "NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700LE"
NVIDIA_NV36.DEV_0344.1 = "NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700VE"

Right now we are hosting this file on two file-mirrors, later today I'll add a third one. Have fun

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