Nvidia Driver Message [Help]

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by Veins, Oct 5, 2013.

  1. Veins macrumors newbie

    May 20, 2013
    Good morning to all i just wanted to ask for some help am getting the following message when i try to update my nvidia driver

    Error Message: http://prntscr.com/1vf6lh

    My computer info:
    Processor - 2 x 2.4 GHz 6-Core Intel Xeon
    Memory - 16 GB 1333 MHz DDR3 ECC
    Graphics - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 2048 MB
    Software - OS X 10.8.5 (12F45)
  2. pastrychef macrumors 601


    Sep 15, 2006
    New York City, NY
    Yes, 10.8.5 broke compatibility. See here and look for posting #17.
  3. flowrider macrumors 603


    Nov 23, 2012
  4. tomvos macrumors 6502


    Jul 7, 2005
    In the Nexus.
    This problem is caused by the Apple 10.8.5 supplemental update.

    The nVidia 10.8.5 web driver works fine with Mac OS X 10.8.5, but it breaks after the installation of the 10.8.5 supplemental update over the Mac OS X 10.8.5 update.

    This is the reason, why you can not install the 313.01.03f01 web driver. The nVidia driver panel switches back to the built in 10.8.5 driver (310.40.00.10f02). For most people the Apple supplied driver works fine. So this should not be a immediate problem.

    I guess that nVidia will release an updated 10.8.5 driver soon. So the only option you have is showing a little patience. :cool:
  5. Veins thread starter macrumors newbie

    May 20, 2013
    Thanks for the help i guess ill just be patient and wait :D

    Thanks for the advice i guess ill wait
  6. flowrider macrumors 603


    Nov 23, 2012
    And for the life of me, I can't figure out why Apple decided to call this OS update 10.8.5, Supplemental Update and not 10.8.6. Apparently there was enough of a change to cause video drivers to stop working. And it's already causing confusion:confused:


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