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Activated but not in use ? The desktop decided (after install) that I am using a laptop!

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You can verify your current Nvidia driver by opening Nvidia X Server Settings from the Unity Dash. – penreturns Sep 15 '12 at 14:43
We need more details than this. What version of the driver did you install? – RolandiXor Sep 30 '12 at 20:43
If you are using older video card, then you will probably find answer on this link: – Alen Sep 30 '12 at 20:50

I have seen this problem before where the nVidia chipset is integrated into the motherboard; a lot of them use the 7xxx series. The only thing I can say is that even with this error, the nVidia chipset ran as expected.

Are you using a separate graphics card (on a PCI-e slot), or is it integrated?

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