Latest NVIDIA GeForce Graphics Drivers for Windows 10

  1. DooGie's Avatar
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    Wndows 10 x64 Pro version19H1 18362.53
       #1721

    After some local testing I found out what is causing the high CPU usage by NVIDIA Container on my system.
    For most of the time CPU usage is very low, however if the PC is allowed to sleep after waking up the high CPU usage kicks in. Think I'll log this with NVIDIA tomorrow.
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  2.    #1722

    A desktop PC doesnt really need sleep mode, its either off or on. Sleep is really designed for laptops. Only devices I let sleep is the monitor.
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  3. f14tomcat's Avatar
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    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       #1723

    DooGie said: View Post
    After some local testing I found out what is causing the high CPU usage by NVIDIA Container on my system.
    For most of the time CPU usage is very low, however if the PC is allowed to sleep after waking up the high CPU usage kicks in. Think I'll log this with NVIDIA tomorrow.
    DooGie....try an experiment.....

    Let it sleep Wake it up and verify high CPU. Without doing anything else:

    To restart your graphics driver at any time, just press Win+Ctrl+Shift+B: the screen flickers, there's a beep, and everything is back to normal immediately.

    Check CPU......
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  4. DooGie's Avatar
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    Wndows 10 x64 Pro version19H1 18362.53
       #1724

    f14tomcat said: View Post
    DooGie....try an experiment.....

    Let it sleep Wake it up and verify high CPU. Without doing anything else:

    To restart your graphics driver at any time, just press Win+Ctrl+Shift+B: the screen flickers, there's a beep, and everything is back to normal immediately.



    Check CPU......
    Before I read your post TC I'd just tried seeing what happened if I ended the NVIDIA Container task. It didn't shut down but the CPU cycles returned to very low. So it's definitely waking from sleep that causes it.

    UPDATE

    I tried what you suggested TC and that also worked.
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  5. f14tomcat's Avatar
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    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       #1725

    DooGie said: View Post
    Before I read your post TC I'd just tried seeing what happened if I ended the NVIDIA Container task. It didn't shut down but the CPU cycles returned to very low. So it's definitely waking from sleep that causes it.

    UPDATE

    I tried what you suggested TC and that also worked.
    Suspect that when the PC sleeps, the GPU does not, if I'm saying that correctly. And the 2 get disconsynchronated.

    Lotta stuff running in the GPU that has to sync.

    Mine, and this is light.

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  6.    #1726

    So, what's the consensus with this driver over 425.31?
    I'm on 19H1 but use 1080ti so most games run better with dx11 on pascal.
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