Questions about various Intel graphics chipsets and their related drivers. Including: Intel HD Graphics, Iris Graphics and Graphics Media Accelerator.

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Ubuntu 12.04, xbmc, opengl, intel motherboard

I've got an HTPC that I built myself, with a Asus P5G41T-M Motherboard. It's got an on-board HDMI port, and I've been using that with no problems. I started out with Mythbuntu ( an older version ), ...
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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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External screen random flashing

I'm a user of Ubuntu 14.04 on a Lenovo Thinkpad T460s and I've recently started to use an external monitor. Apparently radomly the external screen flash becoming black. It could not happen in an ...
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Intel Haswell strange graphics and boot issue

I build a new system with a Core i5-4570S CPU and I use the internal graphics card. I can Install Ubuntu 13.04 without problem and everything seems to work fine, but during boot and when I turn the ...
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GLSL 3.30 is not supported (Ubuntu 12.04, Intel HD Graphics 3000 and NVIDIA Graphics with Optimus)

The system: Dell Latitude E6520 Video Card Intel® HD Graphics 3000 NVIDIA® NVSTM 4200M (DDR3 512MB) Discrete Graphics with Optimus Ubuntu 12.04 I installed bumblebee. I installed PyOpenGL ...
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Error updating intel drivers

I am using the latest Intel Graphics Installer for Linux, trying to update my Ubuntu 14.04 laptop, but get the following error preventing me: Error running transaction: GDBus.Error:org.debian.apt....
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Kivy App running. Nothing rendered on App window

I have been using Kivy for over couple of years now. But I have acquired a new machine and something weird happened when I tried running the app. Kivy apps are running, the app window will open, ...
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Ubuntu 13.10, kernel 3.11 blank screen issue with hybrid graphics

On my HP Envy, which has both an Intel on-chip graphics card and an Nvidia Geforce: *-display UNCLAIMED description: 3D controller product: GK208M [GeForce GT 740M] vendor: NVIDIA ...
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Intel Graphics: stock driver vs modesetting driver vs Intel download

I've just removed xserver-xorg-video-intel due to a bug. This means I've fallen back to the modesetting driver, which Debian now recommends. Can any provide a comparison of the relative merits of the ...
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Skylake GPU very slow [on hold]

Build my new PC yesterday with the I5-6500 skylake cpu. Installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, and the graphics was really sluggish. Not even scrolling evenly in a browser. I then tried the fix in https://github....
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2. Display not detected (Intel CPU Graphics)

I recently moved to Ubuntu from Windows, usually i have two displays connected (one to nvidia graphic card and one to cpu graphics). Under windows everything works fine, but ubuntu doesn't recognize ...
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ring busy not shown in intel_gpu_top

According to the link https://dri.freedesktop.org/wiki/IntelPerformanceTuning/#intel_gpu_top It is shown that the important number is ring busy. But I am not seeing anything like that in my ...
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OpenGL update for intel graphic

It all started with me wanting to use OpenGL 4 to play games on my ubuntu 16.04 laptop. I was running on intel integrated graphics and even if the processor is suppose to handle OpenGL 4 I could not ...
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How do I fix fonts not rendering and missing letters?

I have a fresh installation of Ubuntu 14.10 on my laptop. It appears that letters are missing from files and folders, as well as menus and configuration windows. I'm not sure where to start in order ...
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When I installed Intel graphic driver failed distribution not supported? [duplicate]

I am installing intel graphic driver but showing this problem . Problem screenshot one Problem screenshot two
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How to know the utilization of intel GPU in ubuntu?

In case of nvidia GPU, if we use the command nvidia-smi --loop-ms=1000, it will show Here in processes ./ImageMagick has been added, which is my program. Thus my program runs in GPU. In similar way,...
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Lubuntu 14.04 mouse cursor stucks occasionally

I have at work a computer with Lubuntu 14.04 on it. Occasionally there is problem, that visible cursor stucks somewhere on the screen and mouse works besides that point with invisible cursor. The ...
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Graphics problems on Asus EEE 1101 HA, Precise Pangolin

I installed Precise Pangolin x386 Desktop version via USB stick without incident. There are two, possibly related, problems: After suspend (e.g. closing the lid), the graphics are corrupted as ...
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Virtual consoles sometimes black

Since I upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 (actually a clean install) the virtual consoles sometimes appear black when I switch to them. They still work, as I can type commands and things still happen (like if ...
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No video after bootloader on Sony Vaio SVF15N2A4E

I have a Sony Vaio SVF15NA24E. I have been trying to get Ubuntu 16.04 installed on it alongside Windows 8.1, which works fine. However, the screen simply blanks out after the grub bootloader when ...
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Display color calibration

Where can I find an option or an application to display color calibration as in Windows 7?
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Is it possible to underclock or set a frequency to Intel HD 4000 (IGP)

I have a Samsung NP530 ultrabook and it run very hot and loud when the IGP is in use (eg. on Google maps with 3D building, etc...). I don't need a lot of power and I prefer when I work in silence so ...
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Digital Surround (HDMI) Output

I recently built a HTPC and installed Ubuntu 12.10 on it. It's a Shuttle XH61V with an onboard HDMI connection that I'm using to connect to the TV, which in turn connects to the speaker system (5.1). ...
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Intel HD graphics driver for 15.04

I want to install the intel graphics HD driver on my Ubuntu 15.04 system. However, the installer from 01.org only works up to 14.10 (https://01.org/linuxgraphics/downloads/intel-graphics-installer-...
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How to choose dedicated videocard over integrated videocard in a laptop?

I have a Lenovo z580 laptop and it has 2 video cards Intel HD Graphics 2000 integrated in Intel Pentium Dual Core CPU B970 nVidia Geforce GT 630M. I use Bumblebee but it doesn't work for Virtual ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 dispaly resolution problem

I am using Ubuntu for quite a while now. Just scrolling through the display settings I noticed that the screen resolution only gives me two options 1024x768 and 800x600 in a 4:3 aspect ratio while my ...
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How can I use my Intel HD GPU at the same time as my NVIDIA GPU on a Desktop system?

So, I've found only a handful of questions / articles about this topic but in pretty much all cases it's about laptops. This is very different because it's usually related to Nvidia Optimus sort of ...
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Is there any way to tell what Mini DisplayPort version (1.1 or 1.2) this ubuntu laptop has? And if it supports MST?

Dell Laptop XPS 17 L702X I have two Dell U2515H monitors connected via daisy chain to the laptop Mini DisplayPort (both monitors have DisplayPort version 1.2 enabled from the OSD). Both external ...
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How to use integrated Intel graphics instead of Nvidia graphics on MacBook Pro?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 64bit on MacBook Pro 15" 2010 (MacBookPro6,2) and I would like to use the integrated Intel graphics instead of the dedicated Nvidia graphics Ubuntu boots with on this machine....
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How to configure igpu for xserver and nvidia gpu for cuda?

Ubuntu 16.04 Output of uname -a: Linux HOST 4.4.0-22-generic #40-Ubuntu SMP Thu May 12 22:03:46 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux Desktop grade: CPU: Intel GPU: Nvidia with 361.42 What I ...
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Unable to change brightness in a Lenovo laptop

Brightness adjustment keys <Fn + ⇑/⇓> have no effect (although they are recognized by the environment), and I can't change the brightness using GUI tools as well. This seems like a problem in ...
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no hdmi video after suspend on intel NUC6i7KYK

I have the latest Intel NUC, NUC6i7KYK (specs here), running close to stock Ubuntu 16.04. Its monitor is hooked up via HDMI. When it wakes up from suspend (S3), it never wakes up the display. The ...
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Error: couldn't find RGB GLX visual or fbconfig ubuntu 12.04

I'm using Intel HD Graphics as graphics card and I'm trying to open an OpenGL program, but, when I try to run it, I have the following error: OpenGL GLX extension not supported by display ':0.0' ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Progress bars are weird with a white box

I see this white boxes in progress bars whenever there are some text inside it. Please see the picture below. This is same for any application. I am running Ubuntu 16.04 on a Dell Inspiron 1525, ...
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AMD-INTEL hybrid graphics on Ubuntu 16.04

I saw many saying that the latest version of Ubuntu 16.04 contains opensource driver for ATI. I have an HP laptop with AMD 6770m + Intel HD 3000 hybrid graphics and wants to install Kubuntu on it. I ...
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No audio after unlocking screen on Intel Graphics HD 520 (NUC6i3syk)

I just installed 16.04 on my NUC 6i3SYK. It has integrated Intel Graphics HD 520 with an HDMI output, which I've plugged into my TV. After locking the screen and letting the TV turn off, then ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 installer hangs while booting on Asus X553MA

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 in a dual-boot with Windows 10. However, after I boot from the install media, it just hangs on the first purple screen. Here are my specs: Asus X553MA ----------- ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 graphics crashes with Intel graphics

I just updated a laptop to Ubuntu 16.04, and now I see the following problem. At random moments (but when some graphics activity is going on, such as opening a window), the display garbles and the ...
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How do I get 1366x768 resolution with dual graphics card ATI Madison Radeon HD 5000M Series and Intel Integrated Graphics Controller

I am on an HP Envy 14, and the proper resolution that I should be using is 1366x768. This is not an option and I am stuck on 1024x768. I am using Linux 12.04. lspci | grep VGA: 00:02.0 VGA ...
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Intel HD 4600 Graphics Glitched in 16.04

I've been running into a very frustrating issue trying to move to 16.04, the graphics output is completely glitched to the point the system is basically unusable. This starts during the initial ...
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trying to install vulkan fails

I am trying to install vulkan from https://launchpad.net/%7Ecanonical-x/+archive/ubuntu/vulkan Everything works fine until entering this line: sudo apt install vulkan-utils mesa-vulkan-drivers ...
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(Urgent) Hybrid Graphics: AMD Card faulty, need to use Intel card ONLY

EDIT: Using VGAswitcheroo is NOT possible because it's accessible only if the radeon module loads. But my whole problem is that the radeon card doesn't load, if Ubuntu tries to load it, it hangs. [...
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connecting external display renders both screen blank

after connecting an external display via HDMI to my laptop it worked fine, except that the display of the laptop was the primary , so if i wanted to play a game it would start on the laptops display . ...
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Graphics corruption in Ubuntu 16.04 on Kangaroo PC

I tried to get Ubuntu 16.04 working on my Kangaroo PC (Intel Cherry Trail, x5-Z8500 chipset.) Whenever I boot into the DE, I get a lot of graphical corruption that is present throughout every ...
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How to disable Intel i915 video module?

My computer is very unstable while running Ubuntu 14.04.2 or upper (anything newer than kernel 3.13) with only a VNC viewer in a sort of kiosk mode, it freezes frequently having to do a hard reset ...
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Why is there a five second pause at the beginning of every video?

Recently, I've started to experience 5-6 seconds delay when starting to watch any video (On Youtube, VLC, Movies Application, etc...) Also, if I pause a video and wait 5-6 seconds and then hit play, ...
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Mplayer no video or audio on Intel HD 530 in Xubuntu 16.04

I have an Intel i3-6100 processor running Xubuntu 16.04. I'd like to get Mplayer working. I have tried some workarounds. VLC, for instance, works, particularly if I enable X11 display. But I need ...
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i915 vs i915_bpo

At work I received 3 identical desktop with Skylake CPU and i915 integrated graphic chipset. Both first and second desktop are working with the i915_bpo driver and both accepted a dual displays. The ...
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Keep screen rotation after monitor switched on/off

I have Ubuntu 14.04 with auto login to my session and Intel graphics. My goal is to be able to start ubuntu without any screen connected. I also want to rotate left. Actually if I start my DP or ...
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