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After nvidia driver update: freezes after login

This is my first time installing Ubuntu. I'm using 14.04. I'm using an aspire 5750g laptop with two gracphics chips(graphic intel hd 3000 and geforece gt520). I can swith between them in Windows. ...
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Switching on and off integrated GPU

I have a elitebook 8570w and use it to for both graphically heavy applications as well as normal stuff. I would like to be able to switch between the dedicated and the intergrated GPU. I know about ...
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screen noise playing videos on 14.04 using nvidia GeForce Gt610 with nvidia driver 340

The noise looks like little horizontal white streaks/broken lines that come and go very briefly, remeniscient of a noisey video cable. When I used the nouveau driver, it doesn't happen at all. I tried ...
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Ubunut 12.04 freezes after yesterday's hardware package update?

I have a dual-boot Ubuntu 12.04/Win8 system running an Nvidia GeForce GTX 580 graphics card. All worked beautifully until today, doing the first boot after the Ubuntu update yesterday regarding a ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - problem with nvidia drivers

I installed 12.04 LTS recently. I installed Nvidia drivers running the following in the terminal : $ sudo apt-get purge nvidia-* $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install nvidia-current-updates ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - incorrect graphics information

I am checking my system settings, but see Graphics as unknown. I have Nvidia graphics card. I tried this answer, and ran : sudo apt-get install mesa-utils Now if I check it, instead of showing my ...
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NVidia-prime with 14.04 problems

Heeeelllppppp! System: I have a Dell 17xps with an NVidia Optimus 555M graphics card. Annoying History: It's all worked ok with Ubuntu 12.x and bumblebee. But I really want to use 14.04 and ...
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14 views

My Graphics go technicolor when playing any game

I have an Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti, when I am playing Garry's Mod, TF2, and all other games I own, while it is loading, the screen will freeze and the graphics become technicolor. I have identified ...
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NVidia Quadro K2000M temperature rises too high playing Oil Rush

Every time I play Oil Rush, after a few minutes the screen flickers black. If I don't exit quickly enough I will be left with a black screen but still able to hear the game (and unable to exit). I ...
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46 views

NVIDIA GPU Ubuntu Support

Quick question. I'm building a workstation at present (based on: i7, 16GB, 120SSD, ASUS Mobo). My question is really to do with GPU support. I'm considering something from the Nvidia range (750) ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 With Nvidia Proprietary Driver Problem

Okay hi guys, I've tried multiple solutions to other (similar) problems posted here but sadly they don't yield anything good :( My stuff: Acer Aspire V3-471G Intel Core i5-3210M Currently using ...
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Processor & Graphics card .. better compatibility in Ubuntu [closed]

I was wondering among the two below mentioned combinations, which one would offer better performance and better compatibility with Ubuntu . THe reason for this post is because I have always got ...
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64 views

Does Ubuntu support Nvidia and ATI graphics cards? [on hold]

Does Ubuntu support Nvidia and ATI graphics cards? Are drivers for the graphics card available? I ask this because when I installed Ubuntu in a flash drive and ran it on my pc with a msi Nvidia ...
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NVIDIA GeForce Go 7150M (UMA) USB install

I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 from a clean install. I do not have the NVIDIA GeForce Go 7150M (UMA) driver saved on the PC anywhere only on a USB drive. I cannot get the PC to boot up passed the loggin ...
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ubuntu 14.04 - can't open display / could not open X display - Nvidia ( all versions)

I have serious issues since I installed 14.04 on my machine.My graphics card is Nvidia geforce GTX 680. I have double Xeon processors machine. On previous Ubuntu 12.04 it worked nicely. I've tried ...
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93 views

Why won't Steam launch properly? And why do I get these error messages?

I have indeed set this as standard in the additional drivers settings for my NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780: Using NVIDIA GeForce binary driver version 311.38 from nvidia-311 (proprietary, tested) This is ...
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54 views

Portable Ubuntu, how to auto install the correct ATI/Nvidia driver when booting?

That is. I don't want to have both drivers installed at the same time. I just want to make an init script or whatever which will choose the correct driver for the video card currently installed during ...
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115 views

Resolution 640x480 after installing Nvidia display and CUDA drivers for GTX 750 ti

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with an FX-6350 processor and a EVGA GTX 750 ti SC GPU. I installed the CUDA and display drivers for the 750 ti using this tutorial: Installing and testing CUDA in Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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54 views

Ubuntu 14.04 Geforce 9800 GT

Trying to set up ubuntu 14.04 on a system that has a Geforce 9800 GT. After installing I have tried hooking up a Dell 4k monitor. The system will boot up showing the ubuntu logo and then the screen ...
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Using the Nvidia Graphic card in Ubuntu 12.04

I'm new to ubuntu and i've been having this question since the day i installed Ubuntu. Does ubuntu come along with the necessary drivers for my Nvidia 640M graphic card? Also , My computer was ...
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1answer
69 views

Graphics problems in Ubuntu 14.04, distorted text

I'm running ubuntu 14.04 with a nvidia GTX 660 graphics cards. My system had been working fine till yesterday when the graphics started going crazy (see link attached for image) after running the ...
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1answer
116 views

Intel Graphics Control Panel alternative for Ubuntu?

Coming from a Windows 7 on a laptop with an integrated graphics card (Intel HD 3000 I think) as well as an Nvidia GT540M, I was accustomed to being able to change things like saturation and gamma of ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 NVIDIA graphic card GeForce 8400M GS error— striped lines on my screen

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop and my graphic card is NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS. I was watching a video, when my laptop all of a sudden rebooted. It couldn't finish the reboot properly and got ...
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130 views

install nvidia driver instead nouveau

3 days ago I got installed Ubunto 14.04 and got some problems as fuzzy/blurry screen and bad support of multiple screens. So I realized that as default ubuntu install nouveau. I googled how to remove ...
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142 views

New Nvidia Graphics card drivers

Hi I am writing this as I have an issue with my Nvidia drivers. I have a Nvidia 750Ti running on a Xubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have had problems with my nvidia drivers before and solved them using this ...
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weakest link using ubuntu : nvidia graphics EXTREMELY fragile

I did NOT upgrade to 14.04 so still at 13.10 Today the normal apt-get update rendered my nvidia laptop in a broken graphics state. Upon successful login it took me to normal desktop screen however ...
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How to set up dual graphics cards on 12.04

I have a dell C1100 Server and a Nvidia Graphics card. I have searched google and have only found how to set up dual monitors. I would like to be able to use both the integrated vga card and the ...
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110 views

Ubuntu 14.04LTS graphics driver: How do I revert to my former set up when I have no display?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04LTS on my PC which has an Asus P5S800-VM motherboard & a Nvidia 5200? graphics card. The system was running fine until I saw that I was running a freeware driver for the ...
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69 views

Ubuntu 14.04 + Nvidia

I've got an Asus X552CL with a Nvidia 710m with the recommended drivers installed (on Software & Updates - Additional drivers - Nvidia 331.38 (proprietary, tested)). The problem is if I select ...
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How to activate graphics card?

I use ubuntu 12.10. I use this driver: I run: sam@sam:/opt/ros/morse/share/morse/examples/tutorials$ lspci|grep VGA 02:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF114 [GeForce GTX 560] ...
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39 views

Second NVidia Graphics Card

My computer has a NVIDIA Quadro 1800 FX card, and I just bought a second one, in order to run four monitors. I'm using the proprietary NVIDIA driver, and the second GPU shows up in the NVIDIA X ...
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609 views

Correct nvidia+intel graphics setup in 14.04

Just upgraded to 14.04 to try to fix some other issues. Now, something has gone wrong with my graphics. I have a Thinkpad T530 with Intel and Nvidia graphics cards. $ inxi -SGx System: Host: xyz ...
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339 views

Ubuntu 14.04 cannot open nvidia settings/switch between gpus, hybrid graphics

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad edge e531 laptop that dual boots windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. Prior to upgrading to 14.04 I was using bumblebee in order to utilize my nvidia gpu (Nvidia GeForce 740M). In ...
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39 views

How can I build a desktop rig with awareness of Linux driver support?

I've been plagued by driver problems with each of the three laptops on which I've tried to install Ubuntu, usually because of Nvidia Optimus problems (somewhat solved by bumblebee but not quite). Now ...
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1answer
99 views

Purple line on left side of screen when I use graphics card's hdmi port

My graphics card is a nVidia GeForce GTX 660 2GB. When I plug HDMI into mobo it works fine. When I plug it into the graphics card (with 2nd monitor too) it shows a purple vertical line on the left ...
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58 views

Can graphics card drivers for Quantal be used for 12.04?

With an old HP Compaq PC, Pentium III 800 MHz with 512 MB RAM and a Technisat 'AirStar 2 PCI' TV card, my wife records/watches TV in Windows XP by the DVBviewer program. The picture is very good and ...
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9 views

Nvidia GeForce Go 7150M issues on Ubuntu 12.04

The graphics card is not working correctly. The screen goes black, and when I click in the Dash there is distortion in the screen.
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78 views

How do I install nVidia graphics drivers from “X-Swat” ppa?

How am I supposed to install nvidia drivers from xorg-edgers? I try sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa -y sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-graphics-drivers-331 and I get E: ...
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Missing Unity Bar and top bar in 14.04, using Nvidia, with slightly stretched graphics

I'm new to Ubuntu, so apologies for not knowing the correct lingo for everything. I just upgraded to 14.04 on my Macbook Pro 5,5 (mid-2009). 13.04 worked great, but I'm having some issues with 14.04. ...
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Graphical corruption during install 14.04

I am trying to install the latest release of Ubuntu, 14.04. When I boot from DVD it starts fine with logo of Keyboard = human and later shows de ubuntu logo. But when it comes to the installer GUI ...
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Booting with Intel Graphics, Random Crashes with NVIDIA. Can anyone help me decipher my syslog?

So here's what's happening in the log: I boot up my computer with Intel graphics, then I switch (Nvidia Prime) to NVIDIA graphics. My computer has been randomly shutting off while using NVIDIA. Almost ...
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381 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 ...
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Problems with Logging-in after Installation

Alright so I installed Ubuntu 14.04 onto my windows 7 computer and Installed it instead of win-7, Installation was successful with no problems then after I was prompted to reset it brought me to the ...
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187 views

Enable nVidia Card

My nVidia card was enabled and working fine, but then I tried to use nvidia-prime, but never got the PRIME settings in nvidia-settings. I found that there is a bug regarding this and decided to revert ...
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22 views

Black Window when an attempt to minimize is made

When I minimize a window, it turns black. This happens only when I minimize, and with the proprietary drivers. Any help?
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73 views

Ubuntu does not log in after installing nvida driver

after installing 14.04 on my plain notebook (ThinkPad L430 with NVS5400M Graphic-Card) I also wanted to install the nvidia drivers. I did this via the GUI in the System administration. (as decribed ...
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46 views

nVidia graphic card seems not revelead by ubuntu 12.04

My laptop is an Asus f550c. If I execute the command lspci| egrep VGA it prints 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller (rev 09) ...
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132 views

No additional drivers available

I just bought new computer and installed Ubuntu. It works pretty well, but I can't change drivers because Ubuntu says that there is no drivers available. My graphics card is nVidia GeForce GTX 750 ti ...
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14.04 with nVidia 800m Series Graphics Card

I have recently bought a Sager NP7338 laptop which has the 860M nVidia GeForce card on it with Optimus Technology. Ubuntu 14.04 does not recognize that I have a nVidia graphics card at all. Is this ...
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How can I switch back to Nvidia card from Intel with Nvidia-prime

So I updated to Ubuntu 14.04 and found that the primusrun command no longer works, so ditched bumblebee in favour of nvidia-prime. This lets you switch video card from nvidia-settings rather than ...