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I have install Ubuntu 12.04 in my computer and I want to Know, what is the best driver for the video card NVidia Geforce GO 6600?

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To install/Update Nvidia card drivers open Terminal. Just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the commands below:

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install nvidia-current

When installation complete restart your PC. Now to check the installation is successful Press Window/Super key and type: nvidia x server settings and open it.1

1Source:Keep your Nvidia drivers up to date

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While this link may answer the question, it is better to include the essential parts of the answer here and provide the link for reference. Link-only answers can become invalid if the linked page changes. – devav2 Oct 3 '12 at 4:58

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