I have an old VAIO VPCCW1NFX/B Notebook which comes with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 230M GPU.
Today when I wanted to use the
Parallel Computing Toolbox 6.6 of MATLAB R2015a, I found that it's better to have the latest update of the display driver software.
Also I sometimes encounter Display driver stopped responding and has recovered problem that I've found out one of it's causes can be outdated display driver software.
As this page suggests SONY does not support driver updates for this model anymore. And the currently installed driver version is
So I've decided to download and install GeForce 341.92 Driver but the following paragraph in the "RELEASE HIGHLIGHTS" tab has scared me a bit:
However, please note that your notebook original equipment manufacturer (OEM) provides certified drivers for your specific notebook on their website. NVIDIA recommends that you check with your notebook OEM about recommended software updates for your notebook. OEMs may not provide technical support for issues that arise from the use of this driver
Is safe to upgrade the driver?