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Compiz using high CPU

I'm running Ubuntu Desktop 13.10 with VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GT218 [GeForce 210] (rev a2) I've tried installing the: sudo apt-get install nvidia-current I've tried the ...
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no graphic card performance on Mate desktop [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and installed my Nvidia graphic card proprietary drivers ! and that worked fine with the compiz effects ! then i installed Mate desktop but there those effects ...
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Major performance issues with NVidia GT650M (standalone) 13.04 / 13.10

I have a laptop (Lenovo y500) featuring a standalone/single Nvidia GeForce GT650m. Not a hybrid "optimus" configuration paired with the Intel HD graphics. I've tried basically all drivers from 304xx ...
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0answers
174 views

ATI drivers cause screen update problems with Tear Free turned on

I wish to install ubuntu 12.04 on a HTPC that I've built. I have the exact same configuration for my workstation where I use Fedora 19. It's an AMD APU A10 6800K system. The problem is when using ...
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0answers
208 views

Screen tearing with gtx670 in 13.04

I am getting some pretty harsh screen tearing on all 3 of my monitors, with this most recent install of Ubuntu, I have tried setting the refresh rate to 60 using compiz, but that option is not located ...
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0answers
130 views

Low frame rates on a nvidia 650 Ti

I installed Ubuntu 13.04 on a separate partition earlier today, and am dual-booting it alongside Windows 7. I did this to see if Ubuntu would run seamlessly on my rig. Currently, the CPU is an AMD ...
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1answer
1k views

Compiz/Unity broken with ATI Radeon HD6670 Ubuntu 13.04 after reboot

I have had my display working correctly on a new machine (Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit, ATI Radeon HD6670) for the last 3 weeks using the proprietary driver downloaded from the ATI website. Yesterday, I ...
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Graphic card driver, Xorg (Open-source) version vs Proprietary (AMD and Nvidia) version, Which is the best?

i would like to ask about the graphic card driver on linux. from on my experience here is, im having a laptop with a HD6320 from E-450 APU, which is belong to my friend and i install it an Xubuntu ...
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234 views

Ubuntu 12.04 - cannot identify graphics driver after mesa-utils installed, compiz not working

I'm new user to Ubuntu (in fact this is my first GUI Linux, previously worked only on Debian Server remotely). After having some troubles with Ubuntu 12.10 (hangs on scrolling windows, hangs on ...
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Unity does not start in Ubuntu 13.04

I have upgraded to Ubuntu 13.04 and I cannot use Unity. I have tried the proprietary driver, both from the official sources and from AMD's website. I have also tried using the open source x.org ...
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1answer
678 views

Nvidia Driver crashes compiz

I've installed Nvidia driver from terminal with sudo apt-get install nvidia-current, and after that compiz crashes every time after I log in. Can someone tell me how to make it work? My video card is ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 compiz has closed unexpectedly

I'm new to Ubuntu... Ubuntu 12.10 compiz has closed unexpectedly Installed on a Dell Latitude D505, chipset Intel i855GM Have seen some post about additional drivers, but not abel to select unity ...
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474 views

Compiz Config Settings Manager doesn't work

I already installed to compiz config manager with this commands. sudo apt-get install compiz compizconfig-settings-manager sudo apt-get install subversion sudo apt-get install compiz ...
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1answer
95 views

Commanding desktop cube to unfold causes freeze

Whenever I enter the key command to unfold the desktop cube (configured in CCSM 0.9.5.92 on Ubuntu 12.04) with ANY command combination (so I'm not sure if this is the common cmnd-alt-down issue) ...
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1answer
846 views

How to i install my video driver for nvidia geforce 610M on ubuntu 12.04

I've just installed ubuntu on my laptop and noticed that my nvidia driver wasnt installed. So I installed nvidia-current with the terminal command sudo apt-get install nvidia-current but now my ...
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5answers
5k views

Compiz has broken after installing 12.10 with ATI Catalyst 12.10 drivers

After upgrading to Quantal yesterday I installed the new ATI Catalyst drivers, the 12.10 version, for my ATI Radeon HD 7850 card. Upon logging into Ubuntu I am presented with no Unity. I can access ...
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1answer
765 views

Falied installing ATI X.Org binary driver!! (ATI Radeon HD 5400)

The open source driver worked well with the fresh installation of Ubuntu 12.04, but it drains my laptop battery faster. So I installed the proprietary driver from jockey-gtk. It gave me this error ...
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1answer
234 views

Graphics freezes on Acer Aspire 5516

I have a problem with graphics on my aspire 5516. I use default drivers for lan(atheros) and video(ati radion 1200) cards. So, graphics freezes when my lan adapter is turn on but the cable isn't ...
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3answers
480 views

Is is possible to render ONLY Compiz with Unity3D using llvmpipe?

Basically, I have very poor 3D performance on everything OpenGL when using Unity3D. GLXGears gives me an average fps of 33FPS on Unity3D, while using Unity2D gives me an average of 58FPS. So, I was ...
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3answers
26k views

How to install a driver for an NVIDIA card not detected by Additional Drivers?

For the past few days I've been trying to get compiz working on Ubuntu 12.04 with my NVIDIA graphics card - GeForce GT550M, but I couldn't get it to work. I've been searched for tips and tricks on ...
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2answers
16k views

How reinstall the default graphics drivers?

When I installed ubuntu 11.10, 64 bits I didn't have to install any kind of graphics drivers and all 3d efects were working fine. Now, it seems to be that graphics drivers are uninstalled. I can't use ...
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525 views

How do I remove drivers from the blacklist? [closed]

I have a computer with a nVidia geforce go 7400 graphics chip, and it has the same problem with the 7300 - unity won't work with it because it is blacklisted. I use UNITY_FORCE_START=1 to get unity ...
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3answers
1k views

OpenSource Driver with ATI HD 6770

Im currently using fglrx from AMD and wanna try other driver to see if I can get better performance with compiz (I'm getting flickering). Everything I've tried dont works(Radeon, RadeonHD), I think ...
2
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0answers
139 views

Can't login to 11.04 ~90% of the time [closed]

Since I installed Ubuntu 11.04, one of the following things happen when I try to login: I see my wallpaper and my mouse cursor, but nothing else loads. Every ~10-20 seconds, the screen goes black ...
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1answer
315 views

Installed 11.04 flickers horribly

I installed ubuntu 11.04 yesterday and I can only use ubuntu classic with no effects, because when I go on the normal ubuntu it flickers and stuff. My card is intel 82865G. I have tried adding i915 ...
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2answers
426 views

How do I get Unity working on an Asus UL50V?

After I first upgraded to Natty from 10.10 I went to fix my Compiz settings. First, the rotating cube wouldn't work. That was disappointing but not a huge deal. Later, every time I changed a setting ...
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1answer
242 views

Cannot enable desktop effects on an hp dv2000

I have a laptop Hp dv2000. I recently install ubuntu 10.10. I also install the compiz fusion and update Desktop effects could not be enabled. When I change the preference appearance visual effect it ...
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Compiz slow under proprietary nvidia driver

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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1answer
676 views

Visual Effects not working on my Intel Corporation 82915G/GV/910GL Integrated Video

My video card is Intel Corporation 82915G/GV/910GL Integrated and the custom visual effects don't work at all! Is it due to the VGA? How can I get visual effects to work?
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2answers
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How to enable graphics card XFX ATI RADEON HD 4350

I need to enable the 3D effects in the graphics card under Ubuntu 10.10 OS