Extended Kernel for Windows Vista: Downloads
Main Extended Kernel Installer
The latest version of the Vista Extended Kernel was released on March 9, 2023.
Cumulative update KB4474419 is a prequisite for the Extended Kernel. Issues are likely to occur at other update levels.
Platform Update KB971512 is highly recommended for applications like Firefox to work properly.
The SHA-256 checksum for the installer package named vistaexkernsetup_03092023.7z is:
Media Foundation Update Installer
The latest version of the Media Foundation Update was released on November 23, 2020.
The SHA-256 checksum for the installer package named mfplatsetup.7z is:
Modified NVIDIA Driver, version 378.66
This driver package is compatible with most GTX 1000 series GPUs except GT 1030, and is considered stable.
The SHA-256 checksum for the installer package named 378.66_Vista.7z is:
Modified NVIDIA Driver, version 398.11
Newer driver with support for GT 1030 and OpenGL 4.6. Full compatibility is not assured at this time.
There are presently conflicts with some other hardware such as NICs. If your system boots up to a frozen "orb",
uninstall this driver in Safe Mode and replace with 378.66.
The SHA-256 checksum for the installer package named 398.11_Vista.7z is: