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Ubuntu 10.10 cannot get nVidia driver 260.19.12?

I have Ubuntu 10.10 on Lenovo W520 with NVidia Quadro 1000M and Intel Integrated graphics cards. The following code only gets 260.19.06 rather than 260.19.12, the newer version is required for ...
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Problem installing Bumblebee on Ubuntu 10.10 [closed]

I am installing bumblebee on my laptop(Ubuntu 10.10),and there are some problems when I use this code to install it: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bumblebee/stable sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Where is the graphics card driver fot NVIDIA GEFORCE 610M on ubuntu 10.10?

The graphics card of my notebook is NVIDIA GEFORCE 610M. I installed ubuntu 10.10. I installed NVIDIA-Linus-x86_64-295.33.run, but it seems not support NVIDIA GEFORCE 610M. Which driver should I ...
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Different multi-monitor setups [closed]

On my work laptop, I'm looking for a way to choose which monitor setup is attached (before login, or in GRUB) At work i have a Vertical 2208 Dell monitor, and at home i have U2711(horizontal) and ...
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X plays a gambling game

I formatted my whole hard drive, and installed Elementary OS (Ubuntu 10.10) on it in an attempt to get rid of all the problems. It failed. Every since I installed the nvidia-current drivers I first ...
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Switching DVI socket

I have Ubuntu 10.10 x86_64 with Nvidia 9800 gt and Nvidia driver version 270.41.06 My video card has two DVI sockets, but I only use the single monitor configuration. Now, I think the main DVI socket ...
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Does not boot after installation on Dell Precision T3500

I am able to install Ubuntu 11.04, but I have to pass the noahci (or ahci=off) parameter to the kernel as part of the installation process. Once the installation process is complete the system will ...
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Thin clients video in LTSP changed when adding a new video card to the server

First of all I'm new in using linux and please forgive my bad english. I have an server with Edubuntu LTSP 10.10, a projector and 20 thin clients. On the server I had to install a video card (nvidia ...
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Video performance on a Lenovo T520 is slow

I have a new Lenovo t520 with 8gb memory and a i7 cpu. It's the first time I 'really' install Ubuntu on a pc. I have about six months of experience with Ubuntu as a guest OS on Windows in a VM. Now ...
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Building a new rig: will a 9800 GT work well for my needs?

I'm in the process of pricing out and purchasing components for a new computer, and I wanted to make sure that my selections will run as expected in my planned install of Ubuntu 10.10 x64. Right now ...
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Forcing a “hard” screen resolution resize

I have this weird monitor, that every now and then goes into what i call 'green-mode'. It's kind of hard to describe what that is, but when it does, alot the pixels go "green" and the image becomes ...
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How to add a new screen resolution for nVidia?

How can I add more screen resolutions to Thinkpad (W510) LCD? I want to clone the external display which has a bit different sets of resolutions. The best resolution that is common to both displays is ...
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Nvidia problem with Vostro 3700 in Maverick

I can't configure my Nvidia Geforce 330M with my Dell Vostro 3700. I am using Ubuntu 10.10. It seems to be a conflict since it has two graphic cards: Intel i915 and Nvidia 330M. It seems to be a ...
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How to enable nvidia-settings and nvclock to set clock frequencies

I am trying to modify the clock frequencies in nvidia-settings. I have added the Option Coolbits 1 in my /etc/X11/xorg.conf file and restarted gdm, and even my computer. The options are now ...
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How to get disable nVidia Graphics Card (which has recently expired) so that I can boot Desktop?

I have a 3-4 years old laptop (Compaq V3000), which had Win Vista with Ubuntu 10.10 in dual boot configuration. The graphics card inside is an old Nvidia GeForce Go 7200. One fine day, my graphics ...
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Twinview broken on upgrade to 10.10

I have been on 9.10 for over a year on the grounds that if it ain't broke, don't fix it. However, I had a spare weekend and figured it was probably about time... I performed an upgrade to 10.4, and ...
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Installing nVidia drivers for Quadro FX 880M on 10.10 caused shutdown/startup issues

So I was facing weird graphics drivers issues due to the default nouveau drivers that came installed with Ubuntu 10.10 hence I installed the latest nVidia graphics drivers & the weird graphics ...
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Thinkpad (T510) Display Port to HDMI TV

I'd like to connect my laptop via a displayport2HDMI adapter to a TV. I tried simply connecting everything, but unfortunately that didn't work. I also didn't see any option in nvidia-settings to ...
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Backup systems config files

I'm planning on installing nVidia proprietary drivers on my Ubuntu 10.10. Historically this always ends-up with me being left with no graphical interface. No ability to revert - and reinstalling the ...
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847 views

Can I block log messages from specific devices or drivers?

I'm getting "NVRM: os_raise_smp_barrier()" messages in syslog and dmesg at a rate of 4-6 per minute; I think it's from the Nvidia graphics driver. The system behaves normally, but the messages ...
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Issues with nVidia GeForce 210 while watching movies [closed]

Ever since 10.04 I have been trying to resolve an issue with my graphics card - nVidia GeForce 210. I'm having issues when I watch movies on 10.10 - they are jumping all the time, even with Compiz ...
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782 views

Can OO Presentation go full-screen to the secondary monitor?

I have two screens set up on my desktop, the second is a projector. For obvious reasons I would like to have the secondary screen ( projector) display the full-screen view of OO Presentation. I am ...
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Plymouth splash screen looks odd after switching to the Nvidia binary driver [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling Nvidia driver messes up splash screen I am running Ubuntu 10.10, I switched to Nvidia drivers and this has messed up my boot splash screen. It looks like the ...
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Compiz slow under proprietary nvidia driver [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 10.10 and have problem with proprietary nvidia driver for my GeForce GTS 250. I have issue with poor Compiz performance. And there is also open-source "noueau" driver. Proprietary: ...
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Desktop effects could not be enabled on an Asus UL50vg

I've got a problem with my graphic card. When I try to enable desktop effects on Ubuntu 10.10, "Desktop effects could not be enabled" message appears. I have Asus ul50vg (nvidia G210M). I don't use ...
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X doesn't find nvidia module when installing developer driver

I just downloaded the developer driver from Nvidia's CUDA Zone. Executed it and typed in restart gdm and the it worked. However after rebooting X didn't come up (xorg log), to fix it I can simply ...
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10.10 boots to command line login prompt

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.10 on a computer that was previously running 10.04 (that worked fine). Now, each time I boot up, it starts up in a command line login prompt. I can login and it stays ...
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Assigning keyboard shortcuts to multi-monitor configurations

Using Ubuntu 10.10. I have an external screen and frequently move my computer in and out of the room. Is there a way of avoiding manually configuring via nvidia-settings every time I need to take my ...
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332 views

No image when booting into either recovery mode or normal gnome session [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I have an nvidia geforce 295 GTX, and it works great in Windows. However, when booting into ...
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Why does my system show blank screen during startup?

When I try to login to Ubuntu 10.10 I get a flickering screen for a second showing - Ubuntu 10.10 ............. and then I get a blank purple coloured screen[Ubuntu's theme colour] which doesn't ...
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No video during install on HP 8440w [closed]

I have a HP EliteBook 8440w that I'm trying to run Ubuntu 10.10 live, to see how everything is if I were to install it to the HD. The system boot's up to the USB key I made and makes the pretty ...
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How to enable 1280x800 resolution in tty?

I've got Toshiba U500 (nVidia). Tried changing /etc/default/grub in many ways, now I've got: GRUB_DEFAULT=5 GRUB_HIDDEN_TIMEOUT_QUIET=true GRUB_TIMEOUT=10 GRUB_DISTRIBUTOR=`lsb_release -i -s 2> ...
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How to fix hibernate / suspend with proprietary nVidia driver?

I've just got an Dell Precision M6500 that comes with an nVidia card. Together with Kubunutu 10.10 and the proprietary nvidia driver suspend to disk or RAM does not work. It's allways ending with a ...
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Poor compiz performance on NVidia 9500 GT

I have just installed Ubuntu on both my laptop and my workstation. My laptop is a somewhat older one, with a 2Ghz centrino Core 2 Duo processor, an NVidia GeForce Go 7300 graphics card, and 2 ...
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“Hardware Drivers” item missing from menu

I just installed the newest version of Ubuntu (10.10) and I am trying to get the appropriate drivers installed for the nvidia ion. However there is no system > administration > hardware drivers ...
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Window theming not working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Desktop forgets theme? I've dual monitors (1920x1080 + 1920x1200) running on a nVidia GeForce 9800 GT. This is a fresh Ubuntu 10.10 install running the default Ambiance ...
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nvidia drivers dual screen xorg.conf

I had dual screen working previously. Now every time I try to setup dual screens and reboot. I get logged in as tty mode, i am able to get one screen working, or have my desktop span both screen ( one ...
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Getting flash 10.2 GPU acceleration working

I'm using 32 bit ubuntu 10.10 and the latest version of the NVidia drivers for an ION GPU and have downloaded the new 10.2 flash beta. I can confirm that in firefox I am using the beta of flash but ...
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OpenCL programming on CPU and GPU with Nvidia cards?

I have a bi Xeon machine with Ubuntu 10.10 and a Nvidia GTX 480 graphic card on it and I'd like to use OpenCL on the CPU and the GPU. I installed the latest Nvidia driver (nvidia-current) with ...
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How do I get Nvidia drivers to work with mainline PPA kernels?

I installed the 2.6.36 kernel from http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v2.6.36-maverick/ because it's the first version to supports my soundcard (this works) but now I can't get my Geforce ...
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NVIDIA 96 not working in Maverick

I recently upgraded to Maverick and X stopped working. I used to run NVIDIA-96, but now when I modprobe nvidia I'm getting the following error: FATAL: Error inserting nvidia ...
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10.04 > 10.10 upgrade and the splash screen hangs

I have a computer that once I upgraded from 10.04 to 10.10 the splash screen hangs. I had this issue on another machine that I simply boot into recovery mode and reinstalled the nvidia drivers (both ...
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1answer
675 views

Out of range error with dual displays

I'm trying to setup dual monitors on a new 10.10 installation. I have an LG w2040 and a Westinghouse l2610nw. The LG works, but the Westinghouse displays an "Out of Range" notice and nothing else. ...
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Does TwinView work with Nvidia SLI?

This might be a rubbish question for AskUbuntu but I'm getting a hardware itch and I think the cheapest way to alleviate it is by chucking another Nvidia GTX 260 in my box and strapping it to my ...
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Why doesn't 3d acceleration work?

Hello first of all and sorry if my english is hard to understand hehe I've been using Ubuntu since 9.04 and I used the 3d effects. But since the 9.10 version, the drivers stop working. I have a ...
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830 views

Nvidia driver causing flickering in menu?

Like many Ubuntu users I'm using Compiz Desktop Effects with Gnome. However since Ubuntu 10.10 I've noticed that the zoom effect on my drop down menus i.e. The gnome menu bar have a flicking thin ...
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Nvidia graphics card failed after upgrade to 10.10

After upgrade to 10.10 my system is unable to start in normal mode due to problems with graphics drivers. The laptop (hp dv9500) boots only in failsafe, low resolution graphics mode. Here's the ...
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Installing nvidia drivers causes computer to boot to command prompt

I have an Asus u30jc laptop, which comes with the Optimus prime graphics card switching technology that is now supported under 2.6.35, so I decided to give it a try. First I made sure the discrete ...
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2answers
1k views

refresh rate of monitor resets to 60hz after each reboot [closed]

I'm using ubuntu 10.10 64 bit. It started to revert the refresh rate of my monitor to 60hz, each and every time I log on. I change it back in nvidia panel, save it to X config file, but it just ...
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Nvidia proprietary driver performance in 10.10

I've just upgraded to Maverick 10.10 beta and notice heavy performance penalty on my Nvidia GT240 card. Will it be fixed for release? EDIT:For me, 260.19.12 fixes all bugs. Perfomance & stability ...