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How to switch between hybrid Graphics Intel/nVidia? [duplicate]

I have a Samsung NP-QX411. It has two graphics cards, Intel and nVidia. The Intel drivers were quickly found and is fully functional. But nVidia, I have tried installing several drivers in different ...
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NVIDIA GeForce drivers break Unity in Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I've just installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 13.04, and tried installing the NVIDIA drivers for my GeForce GT540M. This just completely broke my Unity. After rebooting I can login, but it just shows my ...
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How well will Nvidia Optimus cards be supported in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Will Nvidia Optimus be supported in 12.04?It will be improvements in nvidia optimus drivers? Will no longer need bumblebee ...
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Install Nvidia GeForce 740M driver in Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have a laptop with VGA Onboard Intel HD integrated graphics and an Nvidia GeForce 740M graphics processor. How I can install the Nvidia GeForce 740M driver in Ubuntu 12.04? Because, yesterday I ...
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X server cannot start after executing sudo nvidia-xconfig and sudo reboot (NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M) [duplicate]

OS: Ubuntu desktop 11.10 Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M I executed the following commands to install driver of the video card: sudo apt-get install nvidia-current reboot the system run NAVIDIA ...
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How to install drivers for NVIDIA (NVS 5200m) for Dell Latitude E6430 laptop in Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I have a new Dell's laptop E6430 with two VGAs (the Intel and nVidia). I tried to download the file from the official site of nVidia but it caused the system to crash. I'm now on a new fresh system. ...
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How do I fix hybrid graphics on a Dell XPS L502? [duplicate]

I'm using a Dell XPSL502 15' and it's facing hybrid graphics problem. I'm really desperate, I don't know what to do - how should I fix this? This problem has occurred before on other Linux variatns ...
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How do I get Geforce 540m switchable graphics working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? First question on here... I recently bought an Alienware M11x R3 [8gb ram, Intel Core i5-2537M 1.4GHz (2.3GHz Turbo Mode, ...
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1answer
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Problem installing Nvidia Geforce 310m drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I installed ubuntu 11.04. I can not install my ...
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What is the most sensible graphics driver to install for Nvidia GTX 670MX and Kubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

Just (re)installed Kubuntu 13.04. I broke my last installation after trying to install Nvidia's graphics driver. I would like to know whether I should install the Nvidia driver, the bumblebee thing ...
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Unity fails to load with nvidia-current with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I am using NVIDIA GeForce GT 520M default nvidia-current can only boot into Unity 2D, Unity fails to load. I tried ...
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How do I get an Nvidia Geforce 310M working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have NVIDIA GeForce 310M (Hybrid) Graphics in my Samsung QX 410s02 laptop. I installed Ubuntu 11.10. Before installing ...
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1answer
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Can't get NVIDIA drivers to work on Dell Latitude E6520, Unity on Oneiric [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? My external monitor works fine when connected to my laptop's dock using a VGA cable. However, with a DVI cable, I can't ...
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How do I install Bumblebee on Nvidia 540M in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I am new to Linux ("Ubuntu") and have been using Windows until now. I have decided to try Ubuntu out since version 11 ...
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1answer
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[solved optimus nvidia problem]Black login screen after installing ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I have successfully installed ubuntu 12.04 (64bit)on my new PC. However, after the install I hear the login screen drum but screen stays black. I have Disabled secure boot So far I've tried these: ...
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Graphics Card Problems with Lenovo ideapad Z570 w/ Nvidia 520m [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? My lenovo Z570 have 2 Graphic cards Intel HD and Nvidia 520m. In Ubuntu 11.04 I used wobbly windows which but now in 11.10 ...
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Optimus Bumblebee Performance [duplicate]

After installing Ubuntu 12.04 and Bumblebee, I tested out the performance of the Nvidia card using Minecraft and a few other games. I've noticed it to be way slower than it was on Windows 7. Is this ...
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Ubuntu boots in 2D mode on GT 540M [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have installed ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. In live mode, ubuntu booted in "3d" mode. But after installing it would always ...
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Ubuntu doesn’t load after install NVIDIA graphic drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have installed NVIDIA drivers on Ubuntu 11.10. I have referred following article which describes “The Advanced Way of ...
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Complete failure of any NVIDIA drivers to work on Sager NP9150 / Clevo P150EM with GTX 670MX on 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have tried every possible solution in my knowledge to install NVIDIA drivers that are functional on Ubuntu 12.10. I ...
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resolution problem with nvidia craphic card GT540M [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? i upgraded ubuntu to 12.04, i have lenovo ideapad with GT540M 2GB graphic card, 2nd gen i5 processor. when i installed ...
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1answer
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525 m nvidia grapic card is not work in Linux [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? i have dell dell inspiron 15r and company give the windows 7 64 bit os. i have 1GB 525m nvidia graphic card which work in ...
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nvidia GT 525m no screen found [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I'm a Dell XPS user with nvidia GT 525M with Optimus. When I installed nvidia I was greeted with blank screen. And the ...
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nVidia driver Failed Install [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? If I try to install the driver for my nvidia 320M card it shows me Sorry, this driver installation failed. For more ...
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1answer
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NVIDIA GT630M and Intel HD 4000 issues [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have a Lenovo Z580 (12.10 Quantal). It has both an Intel HD 4000 and an NVIDIA GT 630M (CUDA and Optimus). When using ...
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Intel hd4000 + Nvidia geforce 710m [duplicate]

Translated to English using Google: I bought a notebook asus f552cl that has the ability to use either the integrated video card or video card intel nvidia geforce 710m with optimus technology. Now ...
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How do I disable the Nvidia GPU on a Dell Vostro 3500? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Ubuntu website stipulates that Dell Vostro 3500 is a certified laptop with a condition that only integrated Intel GPU is ...
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Problem after NVIDIA GT520M driver install [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Today I tried to install the Nvidia driver ( from their website) for my Nvidia GT520M on my 11.10 ubuntu. I have stop ...
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NVIDIA GeForce GT525M problem with ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I have problem with nvidia in 11.10 when i setup nvidia driver gnome not work and more effects too and compiz not work ( i ...
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Ubuntu Crashes After Updating Nvidia Card [duplicate]

I installed the Nvidia GT 520M using the following commands: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get install nvidia-current and then I restarted my computer and it logs in fine, ...
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How to make NVIDIA GEFORCE 710M a default graphics on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Honestly, my default graphic driver for Ubuntu 13.10 is Intel® Ivybridge Mobile. But got a Nvidia driver which it was already been installed. So, how to make Nvidia driver as a default graphics ...
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Can't figure out how to install my graphic drivers [Nvidia GT 520M] [duplicate]

I give up, I've been reading forums all day and most of the stuff I've tried has led to a blank screen after logging in after reboot (No menus) which I've fixed by re-installing as I found it fastest ...
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Acer 5750G-2334G75Mnkk Switchable graphics option in BIOS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Ive recently bought this new laptop Acer 5750G and im having issues using the nvidia card on ubuntu. System specs are: ...
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No additional driver listed [duplicate]

I can't find any additional driver listed in my ubuntu 12.10. I've checked the following command and it shows like i've got NVIDIA card for sure. I've got NVIDIA GEFORCE GT520M. lspci | grep VGA ...
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How can I use the NVIDIA Optimus Graphic Card as Primary Card? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I'm checking around but I can't find an answer. I have an eeePC 1215N with Nvidia Optimus (Intel+Nvidia) Graphic Card. I'm ...
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where can i download geforce gt425m driver? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Hi people i have just installed ubuntu 11.10, so i do not know much about it. My problem is that ubuntu does not recognize ...
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Intel technology & nvidia Hybrid drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Hybrid Graphics Intel/nVidia I have a Samsung laptop (QX510-S01gr) which has 2 graphics cards, an Intel HD graphics one ...
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Blank Screen on Boot in Dell Vostro 3750 [duplicate]

I have been using Ubuntu in My Acer Aspire 5920 and Aspire 1 since last many years. Recently I purchased Dell Vostro 3750 - Intel® Core™ i7-2670QM with Nvidia® Geforce™ GT 525M, 1GB (Quad Core) I ...
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Bumblebee and Nvidia [duplicate]

I am a Linux newbie having freshly installed Ubuntu for first time. I have Nvidia Geforce GT630M and question about it. I couldn't get Nvidia driver to work. I tried to follow different instructions ...
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Current status of support, on 12.10 quantal, for intel optimus? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? Which is the current status of the support, on 12.10, for intel optimus? I've seen lots of talk around, but how does it ...
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optimus dilemma [duplicate]

I plan to buy a customized laptop in a week. My main OS on the system would the latest version of ubuntu. Almost all the laptops I am interested in, seem to come with Nvidia optimus and I am well ...
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Does Ubuntu support my video cards? [duplicate]

I have a Dell Vostro 3500 and I have a lot of problem in Linux Mint 12 Lisa. The laptop overheat and shuts down when I have a lot of processing. I read that the problem is because of the video ...
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About Graphic Card [duplicate]

Hello everyone I might have a problem with my laptop graphıcs(samsung p5cs02 tr laptop) First off all,I have nvidia gt 650m 1 gb graphic card and intel hd 4000 graphics 1 gb My problem is ubuntu ...
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How to avoid nvidia optimus syndrome? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I'll be buying new laptop in few days, and reading the nvidia optimus problems, I got really scared. I'm not sure if I ...
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HD 3000 is not detected [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I am using Ubuntu 12.04 which is runing on an Intel i7 based laptop with a gt540m nVidia graphic card. The problem is that ...
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Is somehow possible to run Ubuntu with both graphics? [duplicate]

Is somehow possible to run Ubuntu with both graphics cards like in Windows ? I tested Linux Mint and he recognized both graphic cards and at details about my computer it was showing them both, but in ...
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Will Nvidia problematic ubuntu laptops will be fixed in 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? First things to say... i have a good laptop in general, but i can just now count you 30 bugs that i see everyday.. bugs ...
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Ubuntu shows wrong graphics card [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS on my Dell Inspiron laptop. I have an Nvidia GeForce GT 525M graphics card but lspci shows 540M? I am unable to install nvidia drivers for this card now. I also asked ...
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Question About Graphics Card Driver Installation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I'm really new to Ubuntu and really liking the help given on this site, i used quite a bit so far but I'm really confused ...
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Asus N550JV Graphics [duplicate]

I have bought a relatively new Asus N550JV notebook, which has two graphic cards and uses a technology called Optimus. This is the hardware information: $ lshw -C display *-display UNCLAIMED ...

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