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Ugly fonts with nVidia drivers [duplicate]

Just installed nVidia binary drivers today and the fonts are ugly. I've been using the opensource nouveau drivers all this while and the font's were much better. Even the expo effect in compiz was ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Nvidea GT 840M Graphics [duplicate]

I am having trouble with my Geforce GT 840M on my brand new Ubuntu instillation, it does not seem to be listed as my graphics card. Details Page However the card is listed under lspci lspci I have ...
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Hybrid Intel/AMD Radeon problem [duplicate]

I have a Dell Inspiron 7520 which is Ubuntu certificated. I installed Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit. Now i have problem with the fan control (noise) because of the hybrid System. I tried some tutorials but ...
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Ubuntu on Alienware m14x [duplicate]

i had used linux once when i was 8 back in 2001 and i used to love it as i played the games that came with the OS, then i left linux until recently since i have been hearing about all this new linux ...
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Lower resolution with DVI and NVIDIA driver than with VGA [duplicate]

First my setting: Machine: Linux ubuntu 3.2.0-36-generic #57-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jan 8 21:44:52 UTC 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Graphic Card: I have an old Quadro NVIDIA card 01:00.0 VGA ...
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Why do I have poor performance with Alienware m17x r1 and dual GTX260m? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 with the Nvidia drivers (310.14), my performance in both Team Fortress 2 and Counter Strike Source is sporadic. In some instances, I manage to get between 150 and 250 fps and ...
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Nvidia Optimus GPU with Bumblebee Overclocking [duplicate]

I have a laptop with Nvidia GT 640m LE GPU, with optimus. I already made it work with Bumblebee using optirun command, but I wanted to Overclock it since the nvidia's kepler chipset has a very good ...
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Trouble Installing NVIDIA GTX 560 SE [duplicate]

The latest Nvidia drivers claim support for this card, but when I try to install them, my computer won't boot. The card shows up in lspci as: VGA compatible controller [0300]: NVIDIA Corporation ...
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Always use one GPU [duplicate]

I got a Linux-Box with 2 GPU (intel and nvidia). I'm using bumblebee (and primus) for using the nvidia card, but I'm quite far from be really satisfied. I would like to know if there is a way to ...
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Dark Arts Required to Get NVIDIA Driver Working [duplicate]

Okay, so I know there are a metric ton of "Why doesn't my NVIDIA gfx work on Ubuntu [x.xx]?" here already; in the process of trying to get my own drivers to even install correctly, I've read them all. ...
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Sluggish performance on Lenovo U410… Display driver issue? [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Lenovo U410 laptop. This system runs Windows 8 very well, it is only a few months old, but Ubuntu runs sluggish as heck (Chrome takes about 15s to open... instant ...
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Wrong resolution with VGA, correct with HDMI [duplicate]

I have 12.10 installed with NVIDIA driver 304.43. My card is an XFX GT 240. Monitor is an RCA 32-inch generic 1080p television. My problem is a VGA connection will only expose a maximum resolution of ...
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NVIDIA GeForce Gt 630M for Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I dualboot Ubuntu 14.04 with windows 8.1 pro. In Ubuntu, Software & updates > Additional Drivers i don't know what one should i choose and now i'm using x.Org X server - Nouveau display driver ...
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geforce vs. radeon: which to choose for new ubuntu box? [duplicate]

I'm planning on buying a new Video Card for my Ubuntu box. My current GeForce 8600 GT gave me some problems with Unity, so I want to ask, which is better, when considering stability and performance: ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 empty desktop after any update [duplicate]

I use gnome 3 with NVIDIA Driver. every time i make an update after reboot my desktop is empty. I solve the problem reinstall nvidia driver. So is very frustrating that every time need to reinstall ...

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