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serious graphic problems after upgrading from natty

I have an old Toshiba Portege M100, it's a little beater box with a broken keyboard and broken cd drive. I had Natty 11.04 on it and wanted to upgrade to a currently supported version because I use ...
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2answers
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Video/Graphic render issue with high quality (HD)

I have Dell N5010 with 512 MB Graphics (ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470), 4GB RAM, i3 2.53GHz, 15'4'' LED Display, Ubuntu 11.10. When I open a HD video/movie with VLC, Rhytmbox, or Media Player (default) ...
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4answers
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Error message “Signal out of range 92KHz - 58Hz ” when starting Ubuntu. What is wrong and how can I fix it?

My monitor has an Analogical connection. First I install windows 7, then I install Ubuntu 11.10, when this installation finish I restarted the PC. Any time there I turn on the PC I see the BIOS ...
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What could be the reason for my resolution to be right running 11.10 on VirtualBox and not on machine? [closed]

When I install Ubuntu 11.10 on my VirtualBox (running on Windows 7) and update the packages, it recognizes the display as the VirtualBox display, and gives me the options of various resolutions, one ...
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1answer
1k views

Installation of the Catalyst drivers in a ATI / Intel hybrid laptop [duplicate]

I have installed the Catalyst drivers in my Ubuntu 11.10 64bit but they don't seem to be working. lspci -nn | grep VGA returns: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Core ...
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1answer
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How to install Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV620?

Been trying to install Gallium 0.4 on AMD RV620 in a new install of UBUNTU 11.10 x86_64, but I haven't got any idea of how to accomplish this. I had it installed before, and working, but now I can't. ...
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2answers
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Can't use nvidia card/driver on optimus notebook

I installed (once again) the latest official nvidia driver for my GT540m on Ubuntu 11.10. Even though everything seems OK with my xorg.conf file (I've manually added BusID "PCI:1:0:0", since lspci ...
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1answer
523 views

Do I have the right graphics driver?

I just did a clean install of Kubuntu 11.10. How do I find out whether the best graphics driver is installed, and how can I install what's needed? The question is rather specific but is there a ...
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2answers
555 views

Graphics system failure

I just upgraded two versions of Ubuntu to Oneiric after a recent set of updates broke Audacious 2.4.something in Maverick for me. When it was all finished my Asus Eee 1215N with the 1366x768 screen ...
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2answers
183 views

GPU Very limited vertex buffers (I think that's the problem…)

I run Ubuntu 11.10 on a Dell Latitude D505 with the supposedly dreaded intel 855 graphics card/processor. I am having problems with several 3D modeling programs, including Blender and K-3D. Whenever ...
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5answers
875 views

Has any one tried ATI 12.2 Proprietary Display Driver for Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit?

I have ATI Technologies Inc Mobility Radeon HD 3400 Series graphic card. Was using Open source drivers and are decent. Hangs little bit sometimes but are fine most of the time Recently, I have seen ...
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1answer
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Xlib GLX not working ubuntu 11.10

I upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 and now I cannot run Google Earth or other applications that require GLX. Here is what I got when i ran unity_support_test. How do I fix this? aurora@eurus:~$ ...
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782 views

How do I fix dragging items between two monitors?

I have two monitors set up using Nvidia Twinview on Ubuntu 11.10. When I drag something (a file, a link on a website, select text, etc.), my right-hand monitor screws up. Usually the screen shifts up ...
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1answer
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NVIDIA Optimus GEFORCE GT 540M not recognised as a proprietary driver

I have no idea what I'm doing wrong, when I first install Ubuntu 11.10 as a dual boot on my Acer Aspire 5750G laptop, I could select my additional driver, my Nvidia graphics card and I got informed to ...
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2answers
503 views

Graphical errors in Gnome-shell

I've been experiencing major graphical glitches in gnome-shell and its derivatives (such as cinnamon). It's a bit difficult to explain, so here's a picture of it. The glitches are present on every ...
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1answer
239 views

Graphic effects are slow

İ'm using a HP Pavilion G6. Graphic card is HD6470M and switchable with HD4200. I have installed the proprietary driver in additional drivers. But graphic effects are very slow. I also tried install ...
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Why my gamma settings in my xorg.conf is reseted to 1.0 after some seconds in login screen? [closed]

Recently I changed my monitor for a newer one. This new monitor has a darker image than my old one (for example, videos with dark scenes are now completely black). Bright and Contrast are 100% in ...
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2answers
669 views

Laggy Windows, and cant install Post Release update driver

When I move my windows around they are really laggy. I had a feeling it's because Ubuntu isn't taking full advantage of my graphics card so i went to install the additional drivers. The normal ...
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123 views

Icons and text disapear after using the system for a while [closed]

I've installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my machine (Lenovo W520) and I'm having troubles with the display after using the system for a while: some icons disappear and the text as well, especially in terminals ...
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3answers
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Can't install fglrx or boot computer

I ran an update on Ubuntu 11.10 to update to the 3.0.0-15-generic kernel today (Friday 20th January). I restarted the computer to find that I could not log in. I'm using a Dell Studio 1555 laptop ...
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0answers
67 views

Video reproduction problem [closed]

I can't understand why when I reproduce a SD or HD video in Unity the image starts to split horizontally and stutters on panoramas, but I have a perfect image in gnome 3!!! Can anybody resolve this ...
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1answer
393 views

Install agp driver on my Fujitsu v6555 laptop using Ubuntu 11.10

My laptop came with Windows7 home basic operating system but I am interested for on Ubuntu. I downloaded Ubuntu 11.10 and tried to install it using dual boot. I faced a problem with installing it, I ...
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1answer
233 views

Upgrading my graphics card (agp)

I'm looking to upgrade my graphics card. I currently have a GeForce FX 5950 Ultra installed. I don't want to buy a new motherboard, much less a new computer, so I'm stuck with agp. I'm looking at ...
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3answers
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2 folders in Sys/Class/Backlight?

ISSUE: Backlight brightness does not change. More Detail: Brightness will not change, using both 'System Settings->Screen', or FN keys (Brightness bar shows and moves, but screen brightness does not ...
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1answer
323 views

Ubuntu 11.10 monitor suspend glitch help?

my monitor gets extremely glitchy after waking it from suspending it is there any fix to this problem? here is a picture of the issue this is right after i wake it from it being suspended.
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1answer
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Switchable Graphics switching from Graphic Card to another

I have Ubuntu 11.10 and a switchable graphics Intel/ATI After many and many troubles with proprietary drivers, I last uninstalled them to install the opensource alternative. But now my question is: ...
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0answers
406 views

Graphics lag on Ubuntu 11.10 x64 with Nvidia 9400 GT on Admin user [closed]

Ubuntu 11.10 x64 Kernel 3.0.0-14-generic Intel Core 2 Duo E7500 2.93 GHz 2 GB Kingston DDR3 NVidia 9400 GT, driver 280.13 My admin account has a graphics problem. It glitches and fractures. But the ...
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1answer
3k views

I cannot activate my ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics driver (post-release updates)

I have recently have upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and I have not been able to activate by ATI Radeon Mobility HD5400 driver. I have been able to activate the ATI/AMD propreitary FGLRX graphics driver ...
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1answer
2k views

When I try to boot from live cd I get a blank screen HELP!

I've created a bootable USB and tried a Live CD. Both times when I boot from them I can hear the Ubuntu drums but have only a blank screen. I have an Asus with quad core A6 processor and Radeon HD ...
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3answers
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Intel HD 3000 (Sandy Bridge) 3d games problem

I can't play any 3d games on Ubuntu 11.10 64 bit because of texture gliches, desktop looks ok but games terrible with Intel HD 3000. Any solution for this? The laptop is HP 4530s. exaple Minecraft ...
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0answers
515 views

GNOME Shell in 11.10 - corrrupted panel and fonts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ati incompatible with Gnome-shell? I recently installed GNOME Shell in Ubuntu 11.10.. But top panel and fonts are look like corrupted..? Can you help me please..? ...
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1answer
9k views

Getting drivers to work for intel gma 950

I recently switched over my netbook to Ubuntu 11.10 and I'm having issues with detecting the graphics chipset. The closest I've come to finding a solution that does not require messing with git ...
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1answer
156 views

Compatibility with the MSI K7n2g motherboard?

I have a MSI 6570g (k7n2g) mainboard and just downloaded Ubuntu 11.10. It booted from the CD, when through the progress bar but at the end the display just showed colored stripes. The system works ...
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0answers
323 views

GNOME Shell crashing with 'purple haze' effect [closed]

I've just got GNOME with 11.10 up and running with my netbook, and liked it so much I thought I'd get my parents' old machine sorted with Ubuntu too. Unity works fine but when I try to switch to GNOME ...
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1answer
496 views

AMD 6870 Twin Frozr II video adapter issues

Hardware: AMD 6870 Twin Frozr II (1GB), ASUS 990 chipset Software: Ubuntu 11.10 Built a new PC from scratch, loaded it with Ubuntu 11.10. It's displaying, but with poor resolution, unable to change, ...
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2answers
1k views

nvidia-current as default graphic driver

I'm just recently used Ubuntu 11.10 for a change. I've install it on a Dual-boot with Windows 7 - but eventually going to remove Windows. I'm using a Asus K42Jc having an NVidia GeForce 310M chip. ...
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1answer
707 views

How do I get TV out working on an ATI X800 GTO²?

Is there any way to make my graphics card (ATI x800) work with tvout? I know there are no proprietary drivers for this card only the opensource ones. It uses this cable for video out: ...
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1answer
682 views

Backlight screen flickering on a Sony Vaio VPCYB15AL

I've just installed Ubuntu 11.10, and everything went just now when the computer got into suspension, when it got back the screen started flickering, specially on the dashboard, it trends to disappear ...
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3answers
5k views

How do I get nvidia drivers working on an Ideapad z570?

I have a Lenovo z570 i3, Ive installed the packages available for nvidia and my graphics card is still not recognised? It displays the following error upon trying to configure it You do not ...
6
votes
6answers
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How do I install the NVIDIA driver for a GeForce 6200?

I have been recently trying to find a solution for this on the web but did not find something useful or accurate for Ubuntu 11.10. I also consulted the NVIDIA help, but things there did not work for ...
2
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5answers
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How to enable 3D acceleration under VMware workstation 8?

I saw there are similar questions, but I don't think they answer exactly my questions. Did anyone managed to get 3D acceleration work under VMWare workstation 8? I have VMware 8.01 installed on ...
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0answers
352 views

Display issues when running VirtualBox [closed]

I have 11.10 installed and it works great. The OS sits on a Dell XPS with Nvidia graphics. Has anyone run into display flickering when running virtual box on ubuntu? The display jumps from the last ...
4
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3answers
3k views

Unity 3D does not work on Dell system with a AMD Radeon HD 6470M

I am running 64 bit Ubuntu on Dell with 1GB graphic card. I login with "Ubuntu" hoping to see Unity 3d but it doesn't. Unity 2D runs instead. when I type in echo "$DESKTOP_SESSION" it confirms ...
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1answer
371 views

How do I install the graphic drivers on an HP Workstation xw4100?

Can someone help me install the graphic card of the HP Workstation xw4100? The card info is: Quadro4 980 XGL/AGP/SSE2 1.5.8 NVIDIA 96.43.20 I'm tried to install the ...
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3answers
8k views

How do i install ati radeon hd 3650 driver on my pc?

I need help on this. I want to try using ubuntu so i downloaded the 11.10 version over the net. Well after the installation my desktop, i have run the the additional drivers. It installed about ...
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0answers
805 views

The screen is scrambled on fresh 11.10 installation [closed]

I got recently a new machine with a fresh Windows7 installation. I want to install Ubuntu alongside Windows. At first I ran Wubi installation. When it completed and I tried to boot into Ubuntu, I was ...
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2answers
8k views

How can I increase my screen resolution?

As title states, I would like to know if it's possible for my graphic card to have higher resolution than 1024x768 which shows as maximum resolution in Display setting. My screen is 32 inch Polaroid ...
4
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1answer
5k views

Drivers for Nvidia GeForce GT 430?

I recently bought a Nvidia GeForceGT 430. When I boot into Ubuntu, it looks low quality. I think its because I don't have the device drivers. Does anyone know how to download the drivers?
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1answer
1k views

HD 3000 graphics on Ubuntu 11.10

I just installed 11.10 on a new Gigabyte z68ap-d3-b3, but in display settings I only had two resolution settings 800 x 600 and 1280 x 1024 (I think). My monitor supports much more. From a good bit of ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Mathematica 8 constantly crashing when I rotate 3D graphics

Mathematica 8 is consistently crashing on Ubuntu 11.10 when I rotate 3D graphics. On Ubuntu 11.04 it did not. I have Intel GMA 900 integrated graphics. Did anyone encounter the same problem and ...