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0answers
23 views

2D Graphics appear blurry with NVIDIA GTX 550 Ti

Since I installed Ubuntu 12.04, everything worked fine on my Computer except for the graphics. The Desktop and Dash Images are working correctly, but everytime I start a game, all 2D Graphics that are ...
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0answers
14 views

BeatHazard Humble Bundle Not Installing? [duplicate]

Ive tried to install beat hazard from a humble bundle pack from awhile ago on my Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm getting cannot install nvidia-experimental:i386 I tried doing this as it kept asking for more ...
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0answers
13 views

How well does the GTX 780 perform on Ubuntu?

I looked at the related questions and found a few pertaining to the drivers for the 780 not working correctly, but I assume those are isolated cases. Anyhow, I'm a gamer, and I have my computer that ...
35
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2answers
2k views

How to play Diablo III on Ubuntu?

Is it possible to play Diablo 3 on Ubuntu? What should I install to play D3 with good graphics? How can I get an Nvidia video card to work well with Diablo III?
2
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0answers
36 views

Laptop shuts down immediately upon starting game from Steam

I have just reformatted Ubuntu, and have updated the drivers. Games from Steam crash and the computer shuts down immediately upon loading or starting the game. This happens both on Windows 7 and ...
0
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1answer
23 views

Sand boxed Virtual Games PC?

I have an Ubuntu box with 16gb of RAM and a Dual Core CPU and a GT220 GPU (1Gig). I was thinking that maybe for gaming (I've a lot of steam titles) that maybe some sort of virtual windows environment ...
1
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0answers
35 views

Bad OpenGL performance when running the game windowed

I'm playing Dust Racing 2D (https://sourceforge.net/projects/dustrac/) on Ubuntu 13.10. The problem is that the performance is bad when running the game in a window. The fullscreen mode is perfectly ...
0
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0answers
29 views

SlI and Drivers

I currently have Ubuntu solely installed on a Lenvo Y500 with nvidia650m SLI, i am running nvidia driver version 319(tested). I cannot turn sli on though, Using the (sudo nvidia-xconfig --sli=) ...
0
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0answers
32 views

Steam Games not as smooth as they should

i'm new in this Ubuntu world. I'm trying out ubuntu 13.10, and my goal is to customize it as far as i'm comfortable with. But now i'm at a breaking point: I'm a gamer, and i really want ubuntu to ...
1
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0answers
143 views

Games stutter on windowed/dual monitor

I've noticed a problem with my Ubuntu 13.10 installation, where games will stutter when I run them windowed and with my second monitor on. Let me elaborate. I have one game running natively, ...
1
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0answers
304 views

Installing nvidia drivers on acer aspire v5-573g

I am new to linux in general ( ive just tried it years ago) and as I've seen it for first time - i loved it! The best OS for me but there was a little problem - I am a gamer since i remember myself. ...
0
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0answers
675 views

Xlib: Extension “GLX” missing on display “:0” on PlayOnLinux (while loading a game)

So, this is what is happening, i've downloaded a game that is supposed to run in playOnLinux perfectly, however, when i'm trying to play, it gives me an error "Shader Version 3.0 is not supported", it ...
0
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0answers
46 views

What combination of Nvidia drivers and Kernel version is recommended for gaming?

I'm somewhat new to Linux, although I have a fair amount of experience. I've been having a lot of graphical issues lately, and figured that upgrading to the latest linux kernel and Nvidia drivers ...
1
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1answer
128 views

Wine 1.7.9 and Mono package

One day I installed wine 1.7.8 with mono and any game (also steam games) were working great. Few days ago my Linux broke completely so I had to reinstall it, then I updated nvidia drivers and wine ...
1
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0answers
72 views

WINE & Nvidia resolution

I am having issues running games on Wine. In Ubuntu my native resolution is 1600x900 and I have the Nvidia 3.19 drivers, yet when games load under Wine (version 1.7) they default to 1028x768 ...
0
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0answers
108 views

How do I set up my laptop for Steam gaming

I have a Dell laptop that's a few years old, and am connected to a second monitor. I'd like to be able to play various Steam-Linux games on that laptop, but for a lot of the games I try to start ...
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3answers
115 views

Do I need more RAM to avoid repeating standstills in TF2? [closed]

Ok I built my PC 2-3 days ago. Got Ubuntu 12.04 LTS up and running. Got my nVidia GT220 card finally working and now when I play TF2 it plays fine but after about 15 mins of gameplay it pretty much ...
0
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0answers
69 views

Bumblebee project crashes

I installed the bumblebee project when I installed my linux distro a few months ago, I'm running Linux Mint 15. I've been working with Linux for almost 2 years now and I've also ran optirun and ...
0
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0answers
94 views

Overclocking Graphics Card? Lubuntu 13.04

I've recently built a little computer for entry gaming, but some games I do enjoy just don't cut the job. I'd like to get a few more frames, maybe up to 40, I'm already at about 30 but more FPS the ...
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votes
1answer
106 views

When will native games come to Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Real games that use powerful video cards.
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0answers
291 views

DOTA2 with black screen

I installed steam and from there the DOTA2 game, it starts and I can see the introductory videos but the moment I start the game I cant see nothing, just a black screen. So far I'd tried switching ...
0
votes
1answer
682 views

Drivers for gaming Nvidia and wine and what happened to wine tricks?

Witch Nvidia driver should I be using for gaming under wine ? I ask this question after installing one of my favourite games ,sins of a solar empire, in wine. The game seems to run fine, its not to ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Random, possibly graphics-related restarts? [duplicate]

I'm running 12.04 on a desktop, and as the title suggests, I'm getting random reboots that seemed to be linked to graphics. It happens without fail while gaming, and occasionally even while watching ...
3
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3answers
2k views

Can I launch game from steam at fullscreen on external monitor on laptop?

I have recently installed steam and Dota 2 on my Ubuntu box. I would like to use my external monitor to get the "full experience". The problem is that when I use the fullscreen option I get the game ...
0
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2answers
444 views

Games won't run after installation and removal of NVIDIA driver

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Some months ago I installed Amnesia - The Dark Descent which uses 3D graphics and therefore refused to run using Nouveau. So, after having no luck using the Additional ...
1
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3answers
926 views

Why do games lag in wine for me but everyone else seems to not experience this?

Everyone else in the world seems to be able to play steam games in wine just fine, except for me. I am running a brand new Nvidia GeForce 670, I have a quad core i7 920 2.67GHz, and 11GB DDR3 RAM. ...
0
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0answers
23 views

best nvdia driver for my graphics card on 13.04? [duplicate]

I am trying to install better drivers for my video card and they haven't worked for me. What is the best driver package to use and is stable enough to play steam games? my graphics card is a GeForce ...
0
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0answers
486 views

Oil Rush from Humble Bundle 8 is not running

I have bought Oil Rush via Humble Bundle. It installed quite well, but when I try to run it, it does not go beyond the launcher. When I try to run it I get the error: ...
2
votes
0answers
270 views

Can I make a game use FXAA using NVidia application profiles?

I would like to be able to run Team Fortress 2 with FXAA enabled, but the only way I know how is to turn on in NVidia settings "enhance application settings" which effects all games and apps using ...
0
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0answers
13 views

How to download the latest NVidia GeForce drivers in Ubuntu 12.04? (x64) [duplicate]

Long-time ATI user here and I finally made the fortunate switch to a GeForce GTX 660 (Ti). I know too much about how AMD does it, so I'm wondering what's the best way to get up-to-date drivers for ...
0
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0answers
37 views

Armegetron Ubuntu Vsync

How do i disable vsync for a specific program in ubuntu Im using an Nvidia 8800GTS 512 for video with 314 drivers. It could be something in xServer but im not sure.
4
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2answers
108 views

Many games stuttery - nvidia

Many games I play are stuttery, (run at a fine fps, but pause randomly every second or so). This happens both when running a native game such as Amnesia, and a game through wine like LoL or WoW. ...
0
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1answer
398 views

Will Nvidia gtx 650 work well on Ubuntu 12.10 / 13.04? [duplicate]

I am going to buy a new graphics card and i am thinking about a Nvidia GTX 650. Can anyone tell me if it has good driver support so that i can play games(Like TF2) without the opensource drivers? (as ...
0
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0answers
180 views

How can I play QuakeLive (or other games) on 12.04? (NO WINE)

I play a game called Quake Live (Browser Based fps). I tried getting it to work in Chrome (Linux version) but it shows as grey screen. I downloaded the Quakelive plugin for Linux and tried the ...
3
votes
1answer
403 views

How should I properly set up my CCSM, Xorg.conf and nvidia-settings for fullscreen games?

Good afternoon, I am a new Ubuntu user and I need some help to duly set up my GPU card. I am really lost with this, I have read a lot about how to configure Nvidia cards, but I cannot possibly solve a ...
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0answers
92 views

Open GL problem, Diablo III problem

I have basically two problems. The first relates to OpenGL and Cairo. I have a strange icons color in cairo. I know it's a problem with Open GL, but I do not know how to set the nvidia control panel ...
1
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0answers
43 views

Visual Glitches in Windows Games [closed]

So first, I'm pretty fresh to Ubuntu. Now I wanted to play some Windows titles on Ubuntu so I got Wine, installed it, installed the games, all cool. But then, both titles (COD MW1 and MW2) are ...
3
votes
0answers
481 views

Ubuntu Nvidia Driver 310.14Beta Stretch OpenGL Feature

I have a HP Mini 311 running an outdated version of the Nvidia drivers (The recomended from the additional drivers option), alongside my Ubuntu 12.04. Now the problem I am running into is the feature ...
1
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0answers
379 views

Bumblebee - Poor performance with games

I have an Alienware M14x (GeForce 650m with Optimus) and got Bumblebee working correctly (trying to get ready for steam for linux :)). Also I'm running Ubuntu 12.10 with Unity. I get great framerates ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 OpenGL games fullscreen slow

OpenGL games running in Ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 12.10 in fullscreen mode very slow. FPS is very low (it lags). When I switch in the game settings in Windows Mode (same resolution 1680*1050) the game ...
2
votes
0answers
26 views

How do I choose which of the offered nvidia drivers is best? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: which nvidia driver from additional drivers option should i choose …? These are the options presented by Jockey: NVIDIA accelerated graphics driver (version 173) ...
0
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2answers
675 views

Psychonauts for Ubuntu 12.04 won't start

I'm having problems starting Psychonauts, from the latest Humble Indie Bundle. Every time I try to start it, the Launcher icon flashes a bit, and then nothing. Here's the output I'm getting: STUBBED: ...
0
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1answer
758 views

I can't play games with ubuntu 12.04

I erased the entire disk to install Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspire 5750G. I tried Heros of Newerth, Teeworlds, and Super Tux 2. None of these games can be initialized. Can anyone help me? I can ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Super meat boy gives black screen but sound works [Nvidia x64 12.04]

I recently purchased and redeemed the latest humble indie bundle through the USC. All of the games that I've tested so far work great (I've already beaten bastion). I can launch super meat boy, but ...
11
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2answers
4k views

How to run Humble Bundle V games on a system with Nvidia Twinview?

When I run Amnesia: Dark Descent or Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery, the games are stretched across both my monitors, like this: Limbo crashes on start-up: How can I solve these problems?
0
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2answers
380 views

games and rendered surfaces get slow after having computer on for some time

I have an i5 2500K and nvidia 9600 GT with proprietary driver. For some reason, this set up on 12.04(and was same on 11.10) seems to work fine on boot up, but after about 30 mins of use, games and ...
7
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4answers
3k views

What to do against game performance drop in 12.04 when using unity (3D)?

I experience a huge drop in game performance since my fresh install of ubuntu 12.04 My PC consists of an Nvidia Geforce GTX 460, AMD Phenom II X4 965 CPU and 4GB of RAM and I use nvidias proprietary ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

problems with graphic performance in Ubuntu 12.04

in advance: my English is not perfect ;) processor: Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU E8500 @ 3.16GHz × 2 memory: 3,9 GiB graphics: GeForce GTX 460 Ubuntu 12.04 32-Bit fresh installed (previously 11.10 32-Bit) ...
3
votes
1answer
960 views

Resolution stuck after playing OpenGL game

I used to start the game,Frozen Throne (using wine) with the option of "-opengl".When I entered the game,the resolution will changed,and restored after exit the game. But this time a problem ...