MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS for Driver Release 346.01.02f01
- Model identifier should be Mac Pro 5,1 (2010), Mac Pro 4,1 (2009) or Mac Pro 3,1 (2008)
- Mac OS X v10.10.3 (14D131)
NVIDIA Visual Profiler on Mac OS X 10.9.3 Visual Profiler events and metrics do not work correctly on Mac OS X 10.9.3. Please use Mac OS X 10.9.4 or later. This item updates information found in Section 7.3.4. Building CUDA Sample 'simpleCUFFTcallback' To properly build the simpleCUFFTcallback sample, the -dc compiler flag. New Release 7.5.20. CUDA 7.5 support; Supported 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. CUDA 10.2 (Toolkit and NVIDIA driver) is the last release to support macOS for developing and running CUDA applications. Support for macOS will not be available starting with the next release of CUDA. If you don’t want to believe the quote above then here’s a screengrab. NVIDIA CUDA Installation Guide for Mac OS X DU-05348-001v10.1 2 Table 1 Mac Operating System Support in CUDA 10.1 Toolchain Mac OSX Version (native x8664) Xcode Apple LLVM 10.13.6 (17G2307) 10.1 (10B61) 10.0.0 YES (.) As specific minor versions of Mac OSX are released, the corresponding CUDA drivers can be downloaded from here.
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To download and install the drivers, follow the steps below:
STEP 1: Make sure your Mac OS X software version is v10.10.3 (14D131). It is important that you check this first before you install the 346.01.02f01 Driver. Click on the Apple icon (upper left corner of the screen) and select About This Mac. Click the More Info button to see the exact build version number (14D131) in the Software field.
STEP 2: If your OS X software version has not been updated, in the About This Mac window, click on the Software Update button
STEP 3: Continue to install software updates until your system OS is reported to be v10.10.3 (14D131)
STEP 4: Review the NVIDIA Software License. Check terms and conditions checkbox to allow driver download.
You will need to accept this license prior to downloading any files.
STEP 5: Download the Driver File
Download - WebDriver-346.01.02f01.pkg
STEP 6: Install
After downloading the driver package, it should automatically launch the installer. If it does not, double-click on the driver package from your download target location. It will guide you through the installation process. Click Continue after you read the License Agreement and then click Agree
STEP 7: Click Install on the Standard Installer screen. You will be required to enter an Administrator password to continue
STEP 8: Click Continue Installation on the Warning screen: The Warning screen lets you know that you will need to restart your system once the installation process is complete.
STEP 9: Click Restart on the Installation Completed Successfully screen.