April 2014: Guide was updated to correspond with the new GameWorks Program
In comparison to previous account registration process, Developer Program features automated account approval (matter of minutes, not days) and simplified downloads structure (easier to find demanded files).
IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED AT NVIDIA DEVELOPER ZONE
Step 1. Go to NVIDIA Developer Zone and click “Register Now” (upper right corner)
Step 2. Press the “Register” button, than fill-in account information
Step 3. Instructions and password will be sent to your e-mail. Complete the registration
IF/WHEN YOU ALREADY HAVE DEVELOPER ZONE ACCOUNT
Step 1. While logged-in, click at “My Account” link in the drop-out menu under your account name (upper right corner)
Step 2. Complete Basic Registered Developer Profile
You will be required to provide your Last and First name, information about your company and your location.
Step 3. Now you can apply to Graphics/Game Developer Program
Step 4. Fill-in provided questionary
Please note that you will be required to agree to the terms and conditions specified in the PhysX/APEX EULA. Read it carefully.
Step 5. Wait until you Developer Program status will change from “Submitted” to “Approved” (may take up to 30 minutes – you will be also notified via e-mail upon completion).
Step 6. At GameWorks Download Center you can access latest binary PhysX SDKs, APEX SDK and DCC tools.
If you have trouble with new account registration or existing account you can send your problem description to firstname.lastname@example.org (with subject – “GameWorks - PhysX”) – we’ll try to provide a shortcut to PhysX dev. team.