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NVIDIA Releases Alternate Graphics Drivers for macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 (387.10.10.10.25)

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ok everyone, I installed the web driver script and used to it modify the 10.13.2 driver to be used on 10.13.3. It was a simple command and worked like a charm. Just putting it out here for anyone else to use.
I use this script to modify driver support version and get stuck in Apple boot logo.

Anyway I fix that by booting into single mode, then mount root disk as a writeable disk, then use the script to force remove Nvidia driver. Finally, do a reboot, it would be fixed.

Just leave this comment here for anyone who get boot stuck if use the script
 
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Can anyone post a tutorial how they fixed the problem with webdriver.sh, when new laggy drivers are already installed
 
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Can anyone post a tutorial how they fixed the problem with webdriver.sh, when new laggy drivers are already installed
The script is broken for force installing old drivers. I suggest that you can use WebDriver All Versions app, which mentioned before.
 
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New CUDA driver has been released even if it not solve the problem.
 

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I did some testing...
  • On my HP Elite 8300 (with GTX 745), no lag and good performance with no change to anything in my configurations.
  • On my Z370 system (with GTX 1080), horrible lag.
  • I tried going down to bare essentials for kexts, SSDT files, patches, etc. Still lag.
  • I tried clean install with bare essentials of kexts, etc. Still lag.
  • I tried OsxAptioFix2Drv-64.efi and OsxAptioFix3Drv-64.efi. No difference.
  • I tried with and without NvidiaGraphicsFixup.kext and Shiki.kext. No difference.
Update:
Tried a few more things...
  • I tried removing rename of PEGP to GFX0. No difference.
  • I tried MacPro6,1 system definition. No difference.
  • I tried using DSDT and SSDTs instead of Clover patches. No difference.
Update 2:
Tried some more things...
  • I tried iMac14,2 system definition. No difference.
  • I tried MacPro5,1 system definition. Less lag!!! Clear improvement, but still nowhere near as smooth as .104 drivers...
 
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I don't have terrible lag but placebo got me so whenever I feel that something is not instant I feel itchy lol

I hope nVidia release an update asap. For now my setting is OK.

I have NvidiaGraphicsFixup and I have an unusual bootflag that is ngfxpatch=pikera but I don't think it can make any difference.
 
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