Updating mac video drivers
If you are unable to boot your Mac to the desktop after installing this update you can roll back to Apple’s driver by doing a NVRAM reset. Turn it back on and immediately hold down the following keys – CMD, Option (the Alt key), P, R.
Keep them held down until you hear the startup chime for the second time then let go.
This isn’t happening to everyone who updates but I’ve had others tell me it’s also happening to them.
If you’re inquisitive like me, and want to know which driver version your Mac is currently on from Apple, follow .
The way to be up to date on drivers is to always be running the latest OS.
STEP 2: If your OS X software version has not been updated, in the About This Mac window, click on the Software Update button STEP 3: Continue to install software updates until your system OS is reported to be v10.11.6 (15G31) STEP 4: Review the NVIDIA Software License.
Windows If you have a notebook or laptop computer: You should visit the website of the notebook manufacturer to download the latest driver.
If you have a desktop or workstation computer: Before you can update the graphics driver, you need to know what kind of graphics card you have.
CUDA Application Support: In order to run Mac OS X Applications that leverage the CUDA architecture of certain NVIDIA graphics cards, users will need to download and install the 7.5.29 driver for Mac located here.
New in Release 3f01: Release Notes Archive: This driver update is for Mac Pro 5,1 (2010), Mac Pro 4,1 (2009) and Mac Pro 3,1 (2008) users.
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Warning – Ever since updating to mac OS Sierra 10.12 and the current 10.12.1, NVIDIA’s drivers are causing my Mac to kernel panic.