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Install Nvidia driver for CUDA to use “GPU” option in Blender (ubuntu (13.10-) 14.04)

Same question as on the Blender stackexchange site. As a recap: I have to install the nvidia driver but how to do it? (repository or manually? And I already had problems with both, as said) My ...
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I have just installed CUDA on Ubuntu 13.10 as described here: sn0v.wordpress.com/2012/12/07/installing-cuda-5-on-ubuntu-12-04 and the CUDA installer completes with no errors. I then rebooted and ...
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Can't install Nvidia-drivers due to low graphics mode error

My PC configuration is as follows: Ubuntu 12.04.3 64 bit MSI FX-600 Intel core i3-330M 4 GB RAM Nvidia GT 325M I installed CUDA toolkit few days ago. Everything was working fine. But then from ...
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Trying to install Proprietory Nvidia Graphics Drivers

After reading and trying many different suggestions for some hours, I returned to this how-to: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/Nvidia The first problem I encounter is how to ...
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Can't detect my graphics card (Nvidia GT 620M) on Xubuntu 11.10 & 12.04

The title pretty much sums it up. I recently purchased a new laptop with a Nvidia GT 620M, in order to use CUDA. I also have an Intel integrated graphics card. I first proceeded to install the ...
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CUDA support in 12.04

I do not want to switch between cards. Install CUDA card (GT 420 48 cores), and the motherboard disables the ATI video on the desktop computer, so CUDA is the exclusive driver of the display. There ...
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Check graphics card activity

I have an application installed which can make use of my CUDA graphics card, but I'm not sure if I have it configured correctly. Is there a way to check the graphics card activity (throughput, power ...