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Display locks up when using laptop display and nvidia-337 from xorg-edgers, ctrl-alt-f1 breaks me out

Kind of a generic question but I don't really know what's relevant to the problem. I'm using a T430s laptop when a Nvidia Optimus setup (intel + nvidia GPUs). It works perfectly when the laptop is in ...
8
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1answer
390 views

Resolution changes after startup/login

I have been trying to use Gnome 3.8 / 3.10 / 3.12 since Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 and no matter what I do it changes the screen resolution to 720p, instead of 1080p, so I have to manually set 1080p every ...
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0answers
56 views

Desktop icons off screen

I have a three monitor setup, where the left monitor is positioned lower than the other two. I want to setup the monitor layout accordingly, but when I do that, some of the desktop icons are not ...
0
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1answer
383 views

Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 Instal Nvidia drivers

I have been looking all over the web, and tried every suggestion I found to get the nvidia drivers working on my computer with Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, with no luck. Every time I install a driver or ...
0
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0answers
32 views

Applications launch on leftmost monitor in multi-monitor setup

For some reason applications decide to launch on my leftmost monitor(which is my TV) instead of my primary(which is the monitor the the far right). It's not all applications that have this behavior ...
4
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1answer
391 views

The system freezes a lot and dmesg gives an error in Nvidia drivers

I faced constant system freezing in Ubuntu under both Unity and Gnome shell. So I came to Arch. In Arch also im facing the same issue. I tried many things in these forums but nothing helped. Please ...
0
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1answer
69 views

Gnome Desktop Flickers on One Monitor

Recently, I've run into a strange problem with Ubuntu Gnome. I installed 14.04 last Saturday and everything was fine. However, I woke up one morning to find my Asus HDMI monitor saying "VGA No ...
0
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0answers
85 views

Reconfigure Nautilus and Gnome Terminal and Gnome Tweak Tool

I have followed the instructions from http://www.muktware.com/2013/12/install-nvidia-331-bumblebee-optimus-cards/18271 to install nvidia-331 drivers on a fresh installed Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, using ...
0
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1answer
74 views

Ubuntu Gnome menu sizes on high res monitor

I just updated by macbook with Ubuntu gnome to 14.04. However after updating the gnome menu and button sizes seems to have adapted to the highest possible resolution on the system and I can't figure ...
2
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0answers
58 views

Ubuntu Gnome / Nvidia - Triple Monitor possible?

Using default graphics it works fine without acceleration. Installed nvidia-current and the second card won't run. If I enable GPU-1 (210), even if GPU-0 (260) is still enabled it won't run and I go ...
1
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1answer
57 views

Cant change size of wallpaper (stock or from home/pictures) 13.10 using gnome3

Anyone got any idea why there are no options to adjust selected desktop wallpaper (ie Zoom / scale etc) in ubuntu 13.10 and gnome3 (works fine in unity but i really dont like using it). Same issue for ...
0
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0answers
48 views

Ubuntu 13.10 empty desktop after any update

I use gnome 3 with NVIDIA Driver. every time i make an update after reboot my desktop is empty. I solve the problem reinstall nvidia driver. So is very frustrating that every time need to reinstall ...
0
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0answers
28 views

Weird invisible boundaries on secondary monitor

I'm using ubuntu 13.10 with Gnome 3.8.4 I have strange invisible boundaries or borders that I cannot drag windows across on my secondary monitor with my dual monitor set up. Also, program menus ...
0
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0answers
124 views

Ubuntu 12.04 Nvidia Underscan Issues with my LED TV

Im pretty new to Ubuntu/Linux but i pretty enjoy it so far.I just got 1 problem so far wich i cant fix.I bought myself a 40inch TV ans use it primary as my Monitor. I have a Gforce 520 and running the ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

blank screen on entering the password? [duplicate]

I recently installed the nvidia driver to my lenovo laptop.After that i updated the system,from then onwards after entering the password it is showing the blank screen and background process are ...
0
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1answer
148 views

Ubuntu 13.10 Gnome - Nvidia 675mx and Intel drivers

I've currently made a new switch over from 12.04 to 13.10 due to my love for the gnome 3 desktop and 12.04 were breaking Gnome 3 each time. However 13.10 detects my Intel Ivy Bridge and will use it ...
0
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0answers
78 views

gnome/nvidia overwriting .nvidia-settings.rc

I'm seeing a lot of people having issues of when changing brightness/contrast/gamma through nvidia settings and the settings not loading the next time they log in. I am also having this problem. I ...
0
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1answer
4k views

ubuntu 13.10 black screen after installing nvidia optimus drivers

I have a 3XS Graphite LG155 laptop from Scan, which has integrated intel graphics along with a 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M graphics card. Initially when installing 13.10 the setup was freezing but I ...
1
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1answer
624 views

Multiple Monitors, Multiple Nvidia Cards

This has been bothering me for a couple days and I haven't gotten much further, so I humbly beg assistance. I have a ASrock Z77 SandyBridge i7 desktop with three video cards (built-in Intel, Nvidia ...
0
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0answers
10 views

Graphics Information not showing up in System Details [duplicate]

My graphics card doesn't show up in System Details. It doesn't show up as unknown, it just stays blank: I have an integrated Intel HD 4600 card as well as a discrete NVIDIA GT755M. I am running ...
0
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0answers
95 views

Gnome menus are MUCH faster as THIN than as FAT clients, on Pentium 4, 2.00 GHz pcs

This is a ubuntu 12.04 LTSP lab setup. The lab specs are: server : intel pentium G645 @ 2,9 ghz με 4 gb ram Gigabit switch:  TP-LINK 24+2G Unmanaged Gigabit-Uplink Switch Gigabit Net card: TP-LINK ...
1
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1answer
241 views

Ubuntu 13.04 slowing down due to X taking 50-100% of CPU

I have strange issue. I use my PC mostly to run some Java app, execute some command line, watch movies and use browser (Chromium), eg. to watch YouTube, play some Flash games and read. Not much more. ...
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1answer
79 views

After Installation Issues

I have been playing with Ubuntu since 8.04 and have several servers running 64bit 12.04LTS full time. I have used desktop on and off over this time period but have never committed any machine to ...
0
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0answers
642 views

13.10 ViewPortIn Display/Resolution Issues

This is my first it posting. I am having issues setting a resolution that is persistent when rebooting/restarting the xserver. I am running 331.17 as my driver, i have tried the other drivers as well. ...
0
votes
1answer
313 views

I've the menu twice in 13.10/unity after trying gnome flashback and installing nvidia-prime

I tried gnome flashback and installed nvidia-prime just after, so maybe one of these is responsible. I've got a messed up interface under unity with menus in the system bar AND in the app itself. How ...
0
votes
0answers
268 views

Installed NVIDIA driver, 2nd screen not attached to GPU doesn't get display

I have a dual-monitor setup, 1 main screen attached directly to the GPU, and a second small (and old) screen attached to my motherboard. On Windows I was able to turn the 2nd display attached to the ...
0
votes
1answer
330 views

Ubuntu 13.04 - Driver/Header/Icon problems resulting in weird Theme loss?

So, after trying to setup Bumblebee, I did mess up a lot of my Ubuntu installations, including installing and taking down Nvidia drivers - resolving mirrored and flipped text issues, and well - I ...
1
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0answers
24 views

How can I speed up this system? [duplicate]

I'm running a "nettop" computer which is a rather low-end performer. It can probably run better (=faster) than it does simply by adjusting it in some way, because I guess that the standard ...
1
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0answers
296 views

Screen rendering problems in Unity and Gnome 3 (Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit)

A friend who runs Ubuntu 12.04, 64-bit, experienced screen rendering problems after an update. Symptoms include: a) In Unity (3D), opening an application window in Desktop 1 opens it in Desktop 2. ...
1
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0answers
163 views

12.10; NVidia 285; Gnome 3; Renderer shows Gallium

I know there have been a number of posts/articles about getting NVIDIA to work under Ubuntu. Yet after extensive searching I haven't found one that has gotten me where I need to be. Here is my ...
3
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1answer
7k views

Nvidia driver for GeForce GTX 660

I am having troubles installing the Nvidia driver on my new installation of Ubuntu Gnome Remix (12.10, at first). I would be very grateful if I could receive some help from a kind soul out there. I ...
2
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0answers
321 views

Ubuntu 12.04 with Nvidia 304.88 GT 220 not keeping resolution wwhen switching inputs HDMI on HDTV

Strange problem since the latest 'upgrade' for the Nvidia drivers (to 304.88). My HTPC - Ubuntu 12.04 - is connected to my HDTV via a Samsung receiver. This receiver does all the switching for my ...
0
votes
1answer
202 views

Unity/GNOME/GTK3 & Other Desktop Issues

Well, it's been about a week, and i'm quite frustrated. I just recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my desktop, and i've run into more than a few problems along the way. First, it began with having ...
0
votes
1answer
627 views

Gnome 3 and discrete only nvidia

Long ago I've installed Gnome 3 over Ubuntu 12.10 Currently I'm working on a scientific project, that requires lot of graphical work. I'd like notebook to run nvidia GPU only. So I disabled nvidia ...
1
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0answers
174 views

gnome 3 and unity not working after vlc crash

i'm pretty much a newbie to Ubuntu, and i'm stuck right now i'm running 12.04 on an HP with NVidia 8500gt (12.10 was giving me loads of problems with software center and update manager). small detail, ...
1
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0answers
223 views

Gnome 3.4 work at fallback mode with two monitors

I have: Ubunte 12.04 NVidia 8400 GS installed nvidia-common And xorg.conf like that: # nvidia-settings: X configuration file generated by nvidia-settings # nvidia-settings: version 295.33 ...
1
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1answer
423 views

Ubuntu 12.04 & Nvidia 304 Causes Two Gnome-Panel

I just upgraded from Nvidia-curent to the 304 experimental so that I could install Steam. The 304 package is working just as well as the current driver on my setup except that when I log in I get two ...
1
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1answer
451 views

Graphics driver problem for GTX660 Ti

In the "additional drivers" section of Software Sources it says there is no proprietary drivers in use. I can't seem to find another way to install them, other than downloading them directly from ...
0
votes
1answer
570 views

Ubuntu 12.10 Gnome shell stuck in fall back mode - Acer 5830TG Notebook

One of my friends is using Ubuntu 12.10 Unity for some time. And finally he decided to try gnome shell. Hence he installed gnome shell and now while logging into gnome shell (from login screen) this ...
0
votes
0answers
512 views

Resolution only correct after restart of X server

I have a strange issue related to my fresh ubuntu 12.10 installation. Graphics adapter is a NVidia 560ti, two DELLs U2412HM are attached. I created the required xorg.conf using nvidia-xconfig and ...
1
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3answers
6k views

3 Monitors, Ubuntu 12.04, Gnome 3, 2 nvidia cards, WITH xrandr or xinerama?

Ok. I have been banging my head against the wall for over a week now trying to get 3 monitors to work. I have: Nvidia 8600 GT 512MB PCIEx16 Nvidia GT 240 1GB PCIEx16 They are not running in SLI ...
0
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1answer
786 views

Installing Nvidia Drivers in 12.04 [closed]

1> I have been fed up trying to install nvidia graphic drivers. After the installation ubuntu starts looking ugly, the taskbar or the sidebar doesnt remain the same as before. The window close button ...
1
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1answer
2k views

Duplicated menu, panel indicators and taskbar [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: gnome-panel has multiple rows — how to undo that? Ubuntu 12.04. The first time I log into Gnome Classic I get a duplicate of every menu, panel indicator and ...
1
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2answers
433 views

Color calibration not working in 10.04.4 with GNOME Color Manager

Calibrating my monitors, or loading a different icc profile, does not affect the color representation on my monitor. System setup: PC: MD8822 dual core. OS: ...
2
votes
0answers
527 views

Unity + Gnome 3 broke on update — NVidia card — OpenGL working

Think the title is fairly clear (system specs below) I cannot get Unity (2d works) nor Gnome 3 to load properly since an update run last Friday thus far I've tried installing propietary drivers ...
1
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0answers
287 views

Why doesn't my mouse work in Gnome-shell at 30-bit color depth?

Title pretty much says it. Keyboard shortcuts are fine. But the mouse interaction, Clicking on anything but desktop icons is... not happening.
1
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3answers
485 views

Does gnome 3.4 perform better when using 64-bit Ubuntu than when using 32-bit Ubuntu?

So I stupidly downloaded the 64-bit amd version and installed it on my system. Everything worked flawlessly. But my friend suggested it wasn't the supported version for my system since I'm running a ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

Gnome 3 - Multiple Video Cards - Xinerama — Forced Fallback Mode

Just installed a 2nd nvidia video card -- previously had gnome 3 working perfectly with 2 monitors on a a single video card using twinview tried a number of things thus far twinview on 1 card + ...
1
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1answer
508 views

gnome shell choppy/flicking after --replace (nvidia gfx)

after regular updates/upgrades my gnome-shell stopped working and got into fallback mode. I have tested installing nvidia drivers (i have an nvidia gfx), removing them, blacklisting nouveau and other ...
0
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1answer
734 views

GNOME III 12.04 Draws Desktop Off Top Of Screen (Overscan)

With native resolution of 1680 x 1050, NVIDIA (post-release update) (version current-updates) driver installed, (NVIDIA recommended driver fails to install with bug), GNOME III draws the desktop top ...