For Intel devices running Windows 10 version 1709 and later, a
new driver update is now available with numerous fixes. Intel
DCH graphics driver version 18.104.22.16887 also comes with
improvements for Word and Excel.
This release adds support for four new game titles, including
Surgeon Simulator 2, Crusader Kings III, Fall Guys: Ultimate
Knockdown, and Wasteland 3. After applying the August update,
you’ll be able to play these games without any problems on PCs
with Intel Iris Plus Graphics or higher.
In addition to general fixes and improvements for Windows 10,
Intel has also fixed issues with the driver. For example, Intel
says it has addressed corruption observed in Microsoft’s Word
and Excel when you resize and toggle between windowed or
Problems with Word & Excel were reportedly observed on PCs with
Intel’s Iris Plus graphics and Intel has patched these issues
in the latest update.
Likewise, the company fixed a number of performance issues in a
few games. For instance, Intel has resolved the minor graphics
anomalies which were observed in Tom Clancy’s The Division 2
and Rise of the Tomb Raider.
With Intel DCH driver 22.214.171.12487, the company has also
resolved performance issues experienced in FIFA20, F1 2020, Red
Dead Redemption 2, Horizon Zero Dawn, Cities Skylines, and
other problems experienced when you switch between windowed and
fullscreen mode on Intel hardware.
Unfortunately, you might still run into performance issues in
certain games, including Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Tom
Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint.
As we mentioned at the outset, Intel’s new GPU drivers support
Windows 10 version 1709 or later, including the May 2020
Update, otherwise known as the version 2004.
In terms of hardware compatibility, the latest driver update is
compatible with most of the Intel processors, including
6th-generation processors and later. Intel is also supporting
Pentium, Celeron, and Xeon processors.
Download Intel DCH version 126.96.36.19987
As always, the new driver can be downloaded using the ‘Intel
Driver & Support Assistant’ tool.
You can also download the offline update package from Intel’s
in either .zip or .exe formats.