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Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for macOS 10.13.6 build with Security Update 2019-001
Update: See Video card page for later Driver & CUDA updates for macOS 10.13.6.
(the original post from Jan. 25th, 2019 follows.)
Jan. 25th dated download page of driver 387. for macOS 10.13.6 build 17G5019.
(The build number with Security Update 2019-001 High Sierra installed.)
Nvidia web driver download pages for High Sierra include this install note:
"Installation Note:
Because of improvements in macOS security, the Security & Privacy Preferences may open during the installation process. If it does, click "Allow" in order for the NVIDIA Graphics Driver to load, then return to the Installer and click "Restart". "
The "Additional Information" tab on the download page has a step-by-step install guide.
(If you can't select the page's 'Accept' terms/conditions button, here's a direct download link.)
Nvidia Graphics Driver Update for macOS 10.12.6 build with Security Update 2019-001
Jan. 24th download page of driver 378.05.05.25.f13 for macOS 10.12.6 build 16G1815.
(The build number with Security Update 2019-001 Sierra installed.)
(If you can't select the page's 'Accept' terms/conditions button, here's a direct download link.)
Check Nvidia prefs for CUDA updates. (Above driver download page's CUDA link goes to a version that doesn't list macOS 10.12.x support.)
macOS Mojave 10.14.3, Security Updates for 10.13.6 & 10.12.6, Safari 12.0.3 Update
- See Details and Download Pages for Updates. (With notes on Combo update problem.)
iOS 12.1.3, tvOS 12.1.2, watchOS 5.1.3 Updates (release notes/security fixes)
- See Change Notes and Info on Security fixes.

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Apple/products related News, Updates, Tips, PR (later first)
Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Article Updates (later first)
Page of How-To, Troubleshooting & Tips for Mac/OS X/iOS Users from Airplay to Thunderbolt.

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Recent Updates, Tips, DIY Upgrades and Repairs:
List of Updates, DIY Upgrades, Repair Articles, Tips and more you may have missed. (Topics range from OS/software updates and troubleshooting, to hardware upgrades and repairs.)

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Previous News Archive Summary:
    January 14th to 18th, 2019 News Archive
  • Review of I/O Crest Dual M.2 NVMe SSD PCIe card Review in Mac Pro 5,1
  • Final Cut Pro X 10.4.5 update (change notes)
  • Pixelmator Pro version 1.3 Prism (many new features/improvements)
  • Micromat Drive Scope 1.2.3 update (fixes/improvements)
  • Microsoft Office for Mac (365/2019) 16.21 Update
  • Quick Tip: Take Advantage of the macOS App Switcher
  • Five iTunes Alternatives for Macs
  • SoftRAID 5.7.3 Update (release notes/changes)
  • Freeware VM VirtualBox 6.0.2 (with bug fix for macOS Hosts)
  • 2019 Predictions: What's in Store for Film, TV and Music Next Year?
  • Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2019 (includes Java)
  • Apple Support/Troubleshooting/How-To Article Updates:
    - How to use target disk mode to move files to another computer.
    - If Face ID isn't working on your iPhone or iPad Pro.
    - How to use the Touch Bar on your MacBook Pro.
    - Mac computers that have the Apple T2 Security Chip.
    - How to Back up and Restore your iTunes media library
    - How to deploy apps in a business environment with iTunes.
    (with download of last iTunes version with built-in app store)
    - How to Connect your Apple ID to your Movies Anywhere account.
    - How to Redownload apps, music, movies, TV shows, and books from the App Store, iTunes Store, and Apple Books.

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