Questions related to graphics, in particular getting graphics cards to work. Please tag your exact graphics card version as well if you know what it is.

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Ubuntu 16.04 nvidia-prime not working

On Ubuntu 16.04 , installed nvidia drivers (nvidia-367) , I got the below error while launching nvidia-setting :- ERROR: Error querying target relations ** Message: PRIME: No offloading required. ...
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Unable to install Microchip Graphics Display Designer GDDX for Linux [closed]

I am trying to install the graphics design application from Microchip: GDDX (Graphics Display Designer) from [this link][1]. The installation does not responds, returning to command line without ...
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Where can I find ASROCK E350M1 Integrated AMD Radeon HD 6310 graphics driver?

I just built a desktop computer using an ASRock E350M1 board, powered by an AMD Fusion E-350 APU (AMD Radeon HD 6310 GPU Model). I installed Ubuntu 10.04. Did all the updates. Almost everything works ...
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Switch between Intel & nVidia cards ubuntu 16.04

I just bought a new laptop with both an Intel HD 5500 and nVidia GeForce 920M, and I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. According to Google, all I have to do is install the proprietary drivers and choose ...
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Kubuntu doesn't work after upgrade to 16.04

I have a new System76 Lemur Laptop. It worked fine for a week. I installed Kubuntu, it worked fine. Then I upgraded to Kubuntu 16.04 LTS and the system doesn't boot fully anymore. The Kubuntu logo ...
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Proprietary graphics completely broken on MacBook Pro 7,1

I just installed Xenial, and I attempted to install the proprietary NVidia drivers. However, when I rebooted, the system went to a black screen (not even the backlight was on) and I had to reinstall. ...
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Can I use Intel HD 4000 Graphics and discrete Radeon HD for dual monitors?

On windows I have a dual monitor setup. I have one monitor connected directly to the motherboard, running off of Intel HD 4000 graphics. I have another monitor connected directly to my Radeon HD 7850. ...
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Display Scaling on Ubuntu With Dual Displays

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 on my system. I have two monitors (both at 1366x768) hooked up to my AMD R7 260x (I am aware of driver stuff, I don't care because I only use Ubuntu to watch YouTube and ...
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Graphics “patchy” with AMD A8 6410 using fglrx driver

I have 14.04 installed on Lenovo G50-45 laptop with AMD A8 6410. I had problems with graphics drivers. Open source driver was crashing when I wanted to insert formula in OpenOffice Writer. Now I am ...
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Better driver for Intel graphics card

I just installed 64bit version of Linux Ubuntu, but it says that my Graphics are: Intel Sandybridge Mobile, and the problem with that is that I cant open more than 2 windows of youtube videos in my ...
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Lowering Graphics and Processor Clock Nvdia GeForce 570

My graphics card it's standard graphics and or processor clock setting is too high. It crashes sometimes. On windows I used MSIafterburner to lower it a bit, but a google told me that MSIafterburner ...
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Overclock multiple Nvidia GPU in Ubuntu

I have two NVIDIA 750ti GPUs connected to my machine, driver 340.29. Currently I am using Nviida X Server settings with coolbits to overclock one of them. However there are no options to overclock the ...
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No video signal on newest versions of Mint and Ubuntu

My Specs: i5-4460 GTX970 Gaming 4G Extreme 16GB RAM 1TB HDD I can't seem to establish a video signal using NVIDIAs divers. VGA, DP, DVI - doesn't matter. Tried the proprietary driver as well as open ...
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Screen does not turn back on after turning off for inactivity

If my screen turns off due to inactivity, it will not come back on. It does turn on when waking up from suspend. I have 16.04 on a HP Compaq nc6000. In System Settings -> Details, the graphics line ...
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How to connect to internet when system graphics is not working and I can use only terminal [closed]

How can I run commands on my system in terminal that require internet connection? I am using a live usb. In my system graphics is not working. And I am unable to connect to internet using terminal.
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16.04 - How To Purge Intel Default Drivers & Reinstall Intel Graphic Drivers

I posted this question as I am encountering display problems after upgrading Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04. I went into 'additional drivers' & noticed this: I was wondering whether purging the current ...
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Screen flickering

I have an MSI GS60 with an intel broadwell i7-5700HQ CPU and hybrid graphics (nvidia GTX ‎970‎M). The screen flickers so badly as shown in this video (seconds 0:03 and 0:08): https://www.youtube.com/...
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Installing NVIDIA 361.45.11?

I was checking recent packages and figured out that NVIDIA 361.45.11 [recent version] is available here. I am new here and cant understand how to install this package (NVIDIA binary driver - version ...
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Media Converter suggestion

Please suggest me an audio video converter which supports most of the commonly used codecs and especially GPU Accelerated Encoding. GUI is much appreciated, but Command-line will also work. Also give ...
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How do I configure a Flatron L177WSB for 1440x900?

I am using ubuntu 12.04 with Nvidia Geforce 6150SR graphic card.In 12.04 Ubuntu does not recognize a screen resolution 1440x900 for my monitor "Flatron L177WSB".I tried this method,but not working.It ...
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Autodesk Maya 2016 Crashes on startup in Ubuntu 16.04

My PC Details RAM = 8 GB Processor = Intel® Core™ i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz × 8 Graphics = GeForce GTX 650/PCIe/SSE2 Graphics Driver = 367.18 OS = [x64 bit] Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ...
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this device is using an alternative driver[GeForce GT 630M ]

Here is the screenshot of the additional drivers: I want to use NVIDIA driver so that I can use tensorflow GPU version on my pc. I selected the NVIDIA driver and restarted but it is not working. ...
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Any whiteboard animation software for Ubuntu or Linux?

Is there any standalone easy-to-use whiteboard animation software like EasySketch Pro 2, Explaindio or VideomakerFX for Ubuntu or Linux in general? Else, how can one achieve something like http://...
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Wacom Intuos Art Medium Compatibilty

I've been searching around and can't find an answer. If you buy a Intuos Art will it work out of the box on Ubuntu 14.04? I use Gimp if you're wondering. The reason I ask is because I really want to ...
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Which ubuntu version works fine with sis driver 671 771

I unfortunately have notebook ASUS K50C which uses a sis graphics driver. I tried many different options from different forums but I am still having screen resolution problems. Its screen resolution ...
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Blacklisting Nouveau not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I know there is plenty of documentation on blacklisting the Nouveau driver. However the normal methods are not working for me. I tried adding the below lines in the /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf file,...
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Ubuntu 16.04 “Nvidia GPU Driver” can not use proprietary driver

After a fresh install (16.04) to my notebook which have Nvidia GT 750m, I want to change GPU driver from "Software & Updates" --> "Additional Drivers". System identifies my graphic card, no ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 64bit not running properly on my Home Theater PC, Nvidia driver issues, freezing, slow/sluggish

So, I really been wanting to install Ubuntu on my home theater PC to run Kodi, etc (currently running windows 7 with no issues..just.. you know.. windows). I figured I'll give the new release of ...
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Diagonal Tearing (Kubuntu 16.04)

The question has been asked before here, but with no response: Diagonal Screen Tearing Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit Intel Skylake Integrated Graphics (I'm asking again because I can't comment on it.) The ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 on MacBookPro4,1 nVidia 8600m - cannot load binary drivers

I am switching from MacOS to Xubuntu after endless issues trying to extend the useful life of my treasured A1260 MacBook Pro (issues including USB3.0, NTFS, iTunes, App Store, quite a few). The ...
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How can I get my monitor's maximum resolution without the proprietary AMD graphic driver installed?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I have an AMD Radeon 5570 HD graphic card. Actually, the default open source REDWOOD drivers aren't allowing me to choose my monitor's maximum screen resolution(which is 1366 ...
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Installing nvidia-opencl-icd-367 breaks the package manager

I am using the graphics-drivers ppa. I got an update dialogue today which stated that I can update my nvidia driver to 367.18 (~gpu16.04.6). I started the update just like every time, but it failed ...
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Installing Nvidia drivers on linux and actually running a cuda code

I'm pretty new here. So I hope this question doesn't touch a nerve regarding being stupid or something. Has anyone successfully installed nvidia drivers on linux and ran a simple cuda code? I have ...
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Ubuntu - performance - graphics drivers?

I have a Intel J1800 (integrated graphic card) with Ubuntu 16.04 installed. The problem is performance f.e while playing full HD movies (f.e. on yt). I know the processor is able to play such movies -...
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(x)Ubuntu becomes very laggy after hours

When I start my laptop, there is no problems : no lag, it's not superfluid but it's OK. After few hours (~4/5 hours) Ubuntu and Gnome suddenly become very very slow : 3 or 4 seconds of delay when I ...
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Installing Intel graphics driver in Ubuntu 16.04

I have a dual Intel 2nd gen./AMD Radeon HD graphics, and I have recently upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I was prviously on Ubuntu 14.04, using Intel graphics driver in Ubuntu 16.04, installed from here:...
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Swapping between video cards on Ubuntu 16.04

With Ubuntu 16.04, fglrx and Catalyst Center is no more. How can I change my primary video card on dual graphic systems like Intel/AMD or AMD/AMD. Is there a script for this, or a good manual? Update ...
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Is it possible to test my graphic card for errors?

I am looking for a package similar to Disks but for graphic cards. The problem I have is that sometimes lines appear in my screen. They tend to go away after 10 seconds approximately.
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16.04 ; power off discrete graphics (ATI/AMD)

On 12.04 I used to utilize this procedure, to power off my ATI graphics and prevent my system from overheating, it worked fine. After installing 16.04, I've been trying everything I could find on the ...
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Issues with Nvidia graphics driver and CUDA after apt-get upgrade

I previously installed CUDA 7.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 using the "deb (network)" install from Nvidia. It has worked for a few months, until I ran sudo apt-get upgrade today. After doing this, I encountered ...
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Graphical slow response issues?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 but my Ubuntu is not running smoothly. It is becoming stuck. Is there a problem with my graphic driver? I say this because 1 out of the 2 ATI graphic drivers failed ...
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Ubuntu Install Flashing Dot

So I decided to install Ubuntu 16.04 on a custom build I just made. It's one of those "budget" builds but like realllllly budgety (scrap parts I had around my house). So the first time I try to ...
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How do I set up two monitors on two very different graphics cards?

I have two video cards, one running each of two identical monitors. My main card is an Nvidia GeForce 750 Ti, and the secondary is a Radeon HD5500. When I boot from live USB, the monitor attached to ...
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Which graphics cards are supported by the new AMDGPU driver in Ubuntu 16.04?

The new open source AMDGPU driver pre-installed in Ubuntu 16.04 should support all the "Volcanic Islands" cards out-of-the-box. This means that AMD Radeon R9 285, R9 380/380X and R9 Fury/FuryX ...
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Qtbase5 installation modified graphics significantly

I was trying to apply a patch, which has been a problem because information on this subject is very limited. I use Kubuntu 16.04 LTS, by the way. For some reason I thought that the package to be ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 does not recognize my graphics card [duplicate]

Today I switched my Toshiba Satellite C55D-A from Windows 8.1 to Kubuntu 15.10. When it finished installing, everything seemed fine until I noticed that my desktop effects were acting very glichty. ...
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Fotowall for 16.04

I am looking for Fotowall for 16.04 This link says it is in the universe repo. I cannot get it in my repository. Can someone help me or give information? Currently I am using pilr via the web. I need ...
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Screen sluggish in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have an old assembled PC with 2.6 GHz Intel core2 Duo 4 GB ram and Nvidia Gforce 7100 GS Graphic card. I tried to Install Ubuntu 14.04. When I tried it before installing it worked smoothly , ...
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Nvidia driver installed but sytem running Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe

I installed 14.04 a month ago and have not been able to get my Nvidia graphics card to work since that time. Currently the system thinks it is using the Nvidia driver. Output of lshw -c video is as ...
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ThinkPad Intel Graphics issues 16.04

I've been having some fairly major issues with Ubuntu graphics. Googling turns up many Launchpad bugs, many Stack Exchange articles and pages from other forums. But no one seems to be fixing this so I'...