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Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for OS X 10.11 El Capitan
(Update: Later driver 346.03.02f02 posted Oct. 6th)
(original post from Oct. 1st follows)
Nvidia download page for new Graphics driver 346.03.02f01 for OS X 10.11 build 15A284.
"New in Release 346.03.02f01
  • Graphics driver updated for Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11 (15A284)
  • Contains performance improvements and bug fixes for a wide range of applications.
  • Includes NVIDIA Driver Manager preference pane.
  • Includes BETA support for iMac and MacBook Pro systems with NVIDIA graphics

    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.
    BETA support is for iMac 14,2 / 14,3 (2013), iMac 13,1 / 13,2 (2012) and MacBook Pro 11,3 (2013), MacBook Pro 10,1 (2012), and MacBook Pro 9,1 (2012) users. "

  • See below for new CUDA Update supporting OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

    Nvidia CUDA 7.5.20 Update for OS X 10.11 to 10.9.x
    Nvidia posted CUDA 7.5.20 for OS X 10.11, 10.10.x and 10.9.x. (Page dated Oct. 1st, 2015.)
    "New Release 7.5.20
  • CUDA 7.5 support
  • Supports Mac OS X 10.11.x, 10.10.x, 10.9.x

    An alternative method to download the latest CUDA driver is within Mac OS environment. Access the latest driver through System Preferences > Other > CUDA. Click 'Install CUDA Update'. Supports all NVIDIA products available on Mac HW.

    Note: this driver does not support the older generation GPUs with compute capability 1.x. To find out the compute capability of your GPU, consult the following links:

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    Previous News Archive Summary:
      September 30th, 2015 News Archive
    • Safari 9 available for OS X Yosemite and Mavericks via software update.
    • OS X El Capitan available at app store (free upgrade)
    • Apple's new OS X El Capitan forum (has early feedback/problems)
    • OS X El Capitan: Download and Installation Quick Guide
    • Apple Leaves Two Security Weaknesses In OS X El Capitan
    • Notes on OS X 10.11 El Capitan bugs and affected Mac games
    • Minerva's Den DLC for BioShock 2 out now
    • iOS 9.0.2 release notes
    • Apple Support Article Updates:
      - About the security content of Safari 9
      - About the security content of OS X El Capitan v10.11
      - About the security content of iOS 9.0.2 (lock screen fix)
      - Edit your photos using third-party extensions in Photos for OS X
      - How to use AirDrop to send content from your Mac

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