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The following will show you how to install the Nvidia Retail Drivers for Mac OS X.


Accreditation:


Nvidia's Additional Information found here

Nvidia's License Agreement found here

Edited by Rampage Dev


Guide:

Installation:

Part 1: Nvidia Quadro & GeForce Mac OS X Driver





1. Download the latest Nvidia Quadro & GeForce Mac OS X Driver here


2. Go to your Downloads folder and locate the following DMG:


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3. Mount the DMG


4. Run the Nvidia Installer:


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5. Restart your system


Part 2: Cuda Mac OS X Driver




1. Download the latest Cuda for Mac OS X Driver here


2. Go to your Downloads folder and locate the following package:


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3. Mount the DMG


4. Run the Nvidia Installer:


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5. Restart your system


Uninstall:

Part 1: From Mac OS X





1. Go to:


/Library/Application Support/NVIDIA


2. locate the following package:


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3. Run the Nvidia uninstaller

4. Restart your system


Part 2: From Single User Mode

1. At the boot loader prompt screen type in the following:


-S


2. Press Enter

3. After the system loads a blinking cursor will appear. This indicates that you may start typing in commands.

4. Type the commands below, press enter after finish entering each line:

NVIDIARecovery
sudo rm -rf /System/Library/Caches/*
shutdown -r now

5. Original drivers are now restored






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