3D Vision CD for Desktop GPUs v1.44 1.44

Version: CD v1.44(GeForce GPU driver v266.35, NVIDIA 3D Vision Controller driver v266.35) BETA
Release Date: 2011.01.04
Operating System: Windows 7 32-bit, Windows Vista, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit
Language: English (U.S.)
File Size: 235 MB

Release Highlights

With Release 265 drivers, the installation process for 3D Vision has changed. Please view this knowledgebase article for more information on the changes.

NVIDIA 3D Vision Release Highlights

NVIDIA 3D Vision

  • With Release 260 and 265 drivers, the installation process for 3D Vision has changed. Please view this knowledgebase article for more information on the changes.
  • Adds support for 3DVisionLive.com Beta 2:
    • Adds supports  3D photo sharing and viewing
    • Adds new 3D video clips to the website
    • Includes several bug fixes
  • Adds 3D Vision Window Mode support for the following games and applications:
    • Games
      • Aion
      • Crazy Racing Kart Rider
      • Crossfire
      • Dragon Nest
      • EverQuest 2
      • Guild Wars 2
      • NED
      • PopKart
      • QQ Dance QQ
      • QQ Xian Xia
      • Tian Long Ba Bu
      • World of Warcraft – Burning Crusade
      • World of Warcraft – Wrath of the Lich King
      • Xun Xian
      • Zhu Xian 2
    • Google Earth
    • Improvements to 3DVisionLive
  • Adds support for new 3D Vision Desktop LCD monitors: Hannstar HS233, I-O Data 3D231XBR, Lenovo L2363dwA, Planar SA2311W
  • Adds support for new 3D Vision projectors: Acer X1261P, Sanyo PDG-DXL2000
  • Adds support for new DLP HDTVs: Mitsubishi WD-83838, WD-83738, WD-73838, WD-73837, WD-73738, WD-73638, WD-73C10, WD-65838, WD-65738, WD-65638, WD-65C10, WD-60738, WD-60638, WD-60C10, L75-A91.
  • Added the following 3D Vision game profiles:
    • Arcania: Gothic 4
    • Crazy Racing Kart Rider 크레이지레이싱 카트라이더
    • Crossfire 穿越火线
    • Darksiders
    • DC Universe Online
    • Dragon Nest
    • Front Mission Evolved
    • Guild Wars 2
    • Hank Haney's World Golf
    • Lineage 2
    • Medal of Honor (2010) Multi-Player
    • Medal of Honor (2010) single player
    • NED
    • Need for Speed Hot Pursuit
    • NVIDIA Demo: Aliens vs. Triangles
    • NVIDIA Demo Endless City
    • PopKart 跑跑卡丁车
    • QQ Dance QQ 炫舞
    • QQ Xian Xia Zhuan QQ仙侠传
    • Tian Long Ba Bu 天龙八部
    • TRON: Evolution
    • Vizerra (fullscreen version)
    • World Rally Championship 2010
    • Xun Xian 寻仙
    • Xuan Yuan Chuan Qi 轩辕传奇
    • Zhu Xian 2 诛仙

NVIDIA Surround

  • Improved performance for 3-way and 4-way SLI configurations
  • Updated 3D Vision Surround and NVIDIA Surround game support list.  Please visit the 3D Vision Surround web page for a full list of supported games.

Installation Instructions

  1. Download the NVIDIA 3D Vision driver CD kit
  2. Remove all old GeForce graphics Drivers and 3D Vision drivers.
  3. Install the GeForce Graphics Driver. You may be promoted to uninstall older drivers first.
  4. After installation, you should see a message that says the Install has finished and the GeForce Driver and 3D Vision Driver are now installed.
  5. The NVIDIA Installer may reboot your PC
  6. The 3D Vision Controller Driver installation will automatically start
  7. Browse to the NVIDIA Control Panel > Set-up Stereoscopic 3D page and click the button to Enable Stereoscopic 3D to start the 3D Vision Setup Wizard to complete setup.

Supported products

Minimum system requirements

  • Microsoft® Windows® Vista 32-bit/64-bit or Microsoft Windows 7 32-bit/64-bit
  • Intel® Core™2 Duo or AMD Athlon™ X2 CPU or higher
  • 1GB of system memory. (2GB is recommended)
  • 100 MB free disk space

NVIDIA 3D Vision-Ready displays devices

Please visit the 3D Vision System Requirements website for a full list of supported displays and projectors.


Please visit the 3D Vision System Requirements website for a full list of supported GeForce desktop and notebook GPUs.

For information on NVIDIA® Quadro® professional stereo support click here.

Supported Microsoft DirectX® Games
View the complete list of certified games

3D Picture Viewing

  • View, edit and save 3D pictures with the 3D Vision Photo Viewer (included with 3D Vision driver). For more information, please consult the user guide.
  • Supported 3D picture file formats

3D Movie Playback

  • Supports 3D movie viewing using
  • NVIDIA 3D Vision Video Player Overview
    • General Features
      • Supports Video for Windows (*.avi), MPEG-1 (*.mpg) and Windows Media (*.wmv, *.asf) format
      • Supports Windows Media Dual Stream files
      • Supports separate left/right files
      • Digital Rights Management (for stereoscopic Windows Media files only)
      • Playback of any other format supported by third party DirectShow decoders
      • Windows Media 7.1 and 5.1 multichannel audio decoding
      • Windows Media streaming
      • 3D-DVD playback 1
      • Live playback from capture devices (TV card, DV camcorder, ...)
      • Built-in video library stores settings for each movie
      • Retrieves data from stereoscopic metadata servers
      • Import and export of stereoscopic metafiles
    • Supported stereoscopic video layout
      • Monoscopic
      • Interlaced (Field-Sequential)
      • Side by Side
      • Over/Under
      • Multi-View (Tiled)
      • SIS Attachment

3D Web Streaming

Please visit the 3D Vision Stream website for more information.


Please visit the 3D Vision Blu-ray website for more information

Additional information