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Nvidia 5200 graphic card active but not currently in use on Ubuntu 11.04 how to do that?

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What do you mean by active but not currently used? Can you explain further or provide a screenshot? –  RolandiXor Apr 30 '11 at 21:01

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It is a bug. If you can run nvidia-settings and that shows that you are using the nvidia driver, then you can safely ignore the "not currently in use" warning.

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