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Ubuntu 12.04 - NVIDIA driver 319 for GeForce GT650m - Can't find device [duplicate]

I installed latest nvidia driver for my GT650m, then I had nouveau driver blacklisted. But when I reboot, the system did not loaded the NV driver. Running sudo nvidia-xconfig solves nothing. The ...
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How do I kill the x-server?

Every time I try to kill the x-server, sudo service lightdm stop so that I can install the latest Nvidia drivers, I get an error message. stop: Unknown instance: What am I doing wrong?
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Installing NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 on Ubuntu 13.04

I have a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 graphic card with Ubuntu 13.04 running kernel 3.8.0-19 (tried with 3.10.0-999, same issue) and whenever i tried to install NVIDIA driver, either by downloading the ...
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Cannot get Nvidia drivers working on Lenovo Y510P

I cannot get nVidia drivers to load on my Lenovo Y510p. It ends up in either of 2 different states, either nothing loads, and I'm stuck in runlevel3, or I get a super low resolution desktop. I have ...
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OpenGL (glx) not working with ubuntu 12.10

It all started when I installed nvidia's own (download from website) driver. Uninstalling it and reverting back to nvidia-current didn't solve the problem, so I have been playing with this for a ...
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How to install video/graphic drivers NVIDIA GEFORCE GT 630M on DELL INSPIRON 5720

after a huge research I wasn't able to find good graphics.May be cuz the ubuntu forums are off but anyway ,i've traveled a long path ,trying bumblebee ,reinstalling bumblee ,trying a lot of ...
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12.04.3 can start only after press “resume” in rescue mode (every boot) - problem with Nvidia driver

I tried to install maybe ten Linux distros on my new PC, and every time I have problems with video driver: black screen or visual artefacts. I was able to install only Ubuntu 12.04.3 x64 LTS, but ...
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How can I install Geforce 310M drivers Raring Ringtail?

I've got a problem. I've installed Raring Ringtail, and have done all the updates. However, my hardware, Geforce 310M, is not detected and does not appear in additional drivers (software update). ...
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Random crashes after Nvidia instalation, even before boot!

I've recently bought my desktop a PNY Geforce GTX 650 TI Boost so I could play Steam games on Ubuntu. I've also bought a brand-new 500 W power supply unit because my older one wouldn't be able to ...
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NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 330M: Driver problem

My system (Toshiba Satellite A660-167 Core i7-740) overheats and turns off. This happens when I play videos online, YouTube or any other sites. I used Psensor to check the temperatures. Normal ...
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INstalled CUDA / Bumblebee NVIDIA drivers now SCREEN RESOLUTION stuck in laptop mode (low!!!)

I would appreciate any help.... I'm an Ubuntu noob. I needed to use some GPU-based software that needs the CUDA library to compile. So I installed it over and over again trying to make it work. ...
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Nvidia optimus driver

Got laptop aspire v3 771g with nvidia optimus tehnology. Installed nvidia driver bumblebee, everything seems ok glxspheres 21 fps, optirun glxspheres 200fps. But, desktop appearance seems working with ...
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at 10 percent brightness my screen is at 100%

I have Kubuntu 13.04 installed on an HP envy DV7 with the dual graphics chipsets intel 4000 and Nvidia 630M. And when I try to reduce my screen brightness it doesn´t actually go down until it reaches ...