Dell Latitude E6500 Notebook nVidia Quadro NVS160M (Update Package) 22.214.171.12421, A08 for Vista 64-Bit Publisher's description
Dell Latitude E6500 Notebook nVidia Quadro NVS160M (Update Package) 126.96.36.19921, A08 for Vista 64-Bit
nVidia 186.21 WHQL driver for NVS160M (Vista32)
Level of Importance: Recommended
Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).
Fixes and Enhancements
(1) Single-GPU Issues
вЂў 3D Vision, DirectX 9: Helicopter demo lighting is incorrect on grass and trees
when in stereo. 
For Quest Viewer applications, added a game configuration that included a stereo
вЂў G92M: NVIDIA Control Panel crashes pointing to nvdisps.dll after single
view of LVDS is set and an external display is hot unplugged while in clone
mode or Dualview. 
It was necessary to check if the controls on the Set Up Multiple Displays page
were still valid before refreshing the page.
вЂў SLI, G80, OpenGL: GPU Settings in Edit В©> Preferences В©> Performance page
cannot be set (are grayed out) for Adobe Photoshop CS4 with SLI enabled.
A Photoshop WMI query showed zero memory for the slave GPUs under SLI,
thereby preventing Photoshop from running in OpenGL mode. Corrected memory
values were added to the registry to avoid this.
(2) When Display Port was populated, the system will BOSD(error code 7E)
Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with Setup.exe File for R236186.exe
1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click Save (Windows XP users will click Save) this program to disk and click OK. The Save In: window appears.
3.From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to
select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your desktop.
4.If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. The file icon appears on your desktop.
1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R236186.exe.
2.The Self-Extracting window appears and prompts you to extract or unzip to C:DELLDRIVERSR236186. Write down this path so the executable (I.e.Setup.exe) file can be found later.
3.The Self-Extractor window appears.
5.After completing the file extraction, if the Self-Extractor
window is still open, close it.
6.Click the Start button and then click Run.
7.Type C:DELLDRIVERSR236186 in the Open textbox and then click OK.
8.Follow the on-screen installation instructions.
Dell Update Package Instructions for VIDEO_DRVR_WIN_R236186.EXE:
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
It is highly recommended to always use the most recent driver version available.
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