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

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No Plymouth in Video Card Intel mobile 945GME

Recently, i have installed Maverick in my old netbook with Intel mobile 945GME Video Card, work flawlessly, but the problem is plymouth. When i boot up my netbook, the plymouth not start it just ...
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Dell xps l502 optimus … stuck at black screen after installing bumblebee [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I keep getting a syntax error when trying to install Bumblebee. I am facing a problem after installing bumblebee when I try to start ubuntu normally the device get stuck ...
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Lenovo Y460 Intel Driver Secondary Display Flickering [closed]

This is a part of the massive dump of problems I'm encountering with my Lenovo Y460 and Ubuntu. Problem: ATI PowerXpress doesn't really work. Doesn't work as I have to use the open source driver ...
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Does Ubuntu include support for the Intel GMA 500?

I would like to know if the new open-source video driver included in kernel 3.0.x for the Intel GMA 500 will be included by default in the kernel that will be shipped in Oneiric Ocelot. The driver ...
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Does 11.04 support Sandy Bridge?

How well does Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) support the processors of Intel's architecture Sandy Bridge and their Intel HD Graphics? Are there any problems with running 11.04 on Sandy Bridge?
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TV HDMI output and resolution issues; broken after 11.04 upgrade [closed]

I have a Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop w/ Intel graphics: lspci: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller (primary) (rev 0c) My TV is an ...
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How can I use both Intel onboard and Nvidia graphics at the same time?

How can I use both Intel onboard graphic chip and nVidia card at the same time? I googled a little and lots of people said I need SLI or crossfire support for both of my cards, but I managed to do so ...
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Poor graphics performance due to wrong mtrr settings

I am using the latest kernel on a Dell LAtitude E4310 with 8Gbyte RAM 2.6.38-10-generic #44-Ubuntu SMP Thu Jun 2 21:32:22 UTC 2011 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux At boot I get the following message ...
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How can I install a previous version of xserver-xorg-video-intel?

I am suffering from a xorg/Intel bug (specifically S-Video related: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xserver-xorg-video-intel/+bug/763688). This cropped up when I upgraded from Maverick to ...
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glxgears segmentation fault using open video driver

I have two videocards Integrated(Intel i3) and Discrete(Mobility Radeon HD5470). I noticed this problem, after I installed Catalyst 11.5 from AMD site. But there was something I couldn't manage, ...
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Choppy Video with intel HD [closed]

I have an IBM thinkpad with an Intel HD graphics card. It is a dualboot with Windows. The video performance I am getting is very choppy. It does not matter if it is a Youtube video or from a file. It ...
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Is there an alternative to Redshift and F.lux which only dims the screen?

I want one where it reduces the screen's brightness, either by time or on demand (I don't mind). I have onboard Intel graphics. I don't want it to be like Redshift where it changes the screen's hue.
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Desktop installation never gets to the graphical stage with a GMA500

I am trying to install ubuntu desktop on a hardware-set, which on a similar one, I have successfully installed ubuntu server with no issues. When booting from Ubuntu Desktop CD it ends up at the ...
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DisplayPort with Intel integrated graphics

I have a HP Compaq 6000 Pro small form factor which has a DisplayPort output and Ubuntu 11.04 installed. The machine has integrated Intel graphics. I am trying to connect the machine to a monitor ...
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Compiz with Intel video card not working after upgrade to 11.04

After I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.04 from 10.10, my compiz configuration stopped working - I have no cube effects and preview files and some other compiz stuff. I have a Intel x4500 (00:02.1 Display ...
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Low graphics performance with Intel HD graphics

hey, my laptop should be capable of running some games fine but doesn't. Examples are egoboo and tome. http://www.ebuyer.com/product/237739 this is my laptop. I tried the gears test and i only get 60 ...
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Natty crashes randomly and jumps to login

Sometimes when I work on Natty 32bit the screen goes black and jumps to the login-screen. i don't know how to reproduce this bug, but it seems it occurs when starting Applications. Anyone has a ...
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Which Intel video cards do not have an open source driver?

Nearly all Intel video cards have open source driver and therefore work fine under Ubuntu, however, I would like to know which are the ones that don't? I want to buy a laptop and need to know which ...
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Wrong Screen Resolution on an Intel D510MO

I've installed 11.04 onto a Intel D510MO, everything works except I can't change to resolution to anything better than 1024x768. The monitor is capable of supporting 1280x1024. Can anyone help? ...
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How to active OpenGL in a HP DV6700 with Intel Graphics card

The video card is a Mobile GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics Controller with 256MB. The user can not play anything that uses OpenGL since it runs REALLY slow. But on Windows it runs perfect. Using ...
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Is my graphics card supported by Gnome 3?

I was running Maverick very fluently, before I upgraded to Natty. However, the display performance seems fall down. For example, zoom desktop is very well in Maverick, but very slow in Natty. I ...
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Intel DH57JG vs. Ubuntu 11.04 [closed]

I've installed 11.04 on my pc (processor i5 660) and what I get on start-up is in sequence a violet screen a black one and after system crash. The unique way to log in Ubuntu is in recovery mode. I ...
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Poor Performance with Intel HD 3000 GPU

I am running the 8,1 Macbook Pro. It has the integrated Intel HD 300 gpu. I've noticed the graphics performance is drastically worse in Ubuntu than in OS X. I tested this using the bullet physics ...
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GUI problems in Ubuntu 11.04 using 'Ubuntu Classic (No Effects)'

I have seen some questions like this but I thought I might be able to provide more detail. I recently installed Ubuntu 11.04 and wiped 10.10. Since my old built-in graphics card is incapable of 3D ...
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Video not working properly on an integrated Intel 82865G card

I hav a fairly old computer... a P4 with hyper threading technology...1.5GB RAM, 64MB onboard graphics... I did a clean installing erasing the old 10.10. The normal ubuntu mode says that the ...
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Only mouse is responsive after closing laptop lid

I just upgraded to 11.04 and have been having this issue. I'm using the Unity interface, my card is an Intel GM965. When I close my laptop lid I have it set to just blank screen. When I open the lid ...
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Screen resolution stuck at 1024x768

I just updated from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04 and have an issue regarding the screen resolution. I have Intel integrated gfx chip and my monitor supports resolutions larger than 1024x768. (in 10.10 I've ...
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Will my Intel video graphics work with compiz?

I have an old Intel Graphics card (from around 2002-2003). Compiz used to work fine until 9.10 but after 9.10, using Compiz via the terminal gives the following output and reverts to 2d interface: ...
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Can Unity run smoothly on an HP Mini 210-1000

I own an HP Mini 210-1000, and I am aware that it meets the system requirements for the Unity shell. My concern is that, with my previous unfortunate experience with the 10.10 UNE version of Unity, my ...
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How to change the graphics driver from i915 to intel?

Does anyone know how to change the graphics driver in 11.04 from i915 to intel?
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How to check graphics card details?

What command I can use to check my graphics card's memory? I have an on-board Intel Graphics card, and I am unsure if it's memory is 128 MB or 256 MB!
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Desktop effects could not be enabled with Intel 82G35

I moved an Ubuntu installation (i.e the hard drive) to a new machine, and while everything went alright, I had to delete xorg.conf to get X running. Now, Gnome is running fine, but I can't get desktop ...
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Desktop doesn't load due to intel_agp errors

Today I have installed the ubuntu system on my notebook. After rebooting, I cannot enter the desktop, the log program stopped in terminal, it says "unknown signal" from my intel graphic card, ...
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Freezes after a period of time on an intel i945 [closed]

Recently installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my intel PC. After i log in and desktop appears it freezes after sometime. Mouse does not work and neither the keyboard. I have this same problem with Ubuntu 10.04. ...
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Font corruption: lines through characters

I have a problem where a one-pixel high white line is displayed through certain letters of text. Almost always only a single character type is affected at once, and only in one font size (though that ...
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Screen dimmed upon wake after standby [closed]

Sometimes upon resuming from standby I find my screen brightness dimmed to the lowest setting, even though the indicator says it's where I left it. If I use my brightness function keys I get the ...
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How can I remove black bars at smaller resolutions?

I have an HP Pavilion dv1000 laptop with a widescreen monitor. My monitor works well at its native resolution, But when I choose 1024x768, I see black bars on left and right side of the monitor. I ...
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Removing unneeded graphical drivers?

I have an Intel GMA 4500M graphic card. In synaptic package manager I found out that there are a bunch of installed packages for nvidia and ATI. I was wondering if I can remove these packages since I ...
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Installation Issue on HP Omni 200xt: No Video [closed]

I recently purchased an HP Omni 200xt with integrated Intel graphics. I attempted to use the Ubuntu Live CD, but couldn't get it to display anything (only the first screen with the little keyboard and ...
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Will 3D games run in a VirtualBox4-hosted Windows system under Ubuntu with Intel GMA X4500HD card?

I've just got a laptop with Intel GMA X4500HD card (which is said to be DirectX10-compliant, while my previous laptop had Intel 82852/855GM and no chance to play modern 3D games at all). It would be ...
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/etc/X11/xorg.conf doesn't exist? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is the X.org config file? How do I configure X there? I'm trying to get my video card properly setup to handle 3D acceleration. After searching a bit, I've come ...
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Flash Video Problem — Is this an Issue with my Intel Video Card?

When I maximize flash to full screen mode, it lags. The video renders slowly even though the sound is playing smoothly. I think this might be caused by an issue I'm facing with installing the ...
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ATI graphics card overriding onboard Intel graphics

I have an ATI graphics card with an AGP connection and a DVI port, and an Intel graphics processor on the motherboard with a VGA port. I have two monitors. When the graphics card is unplugged, I get ...
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How to control display brightness on Intel hardware?

I'm working with a Sony Vaio BZ-12 Notebook and want to know how to manage the brightness of my display, especially when it's in eco-mode. The designated Graphic-Accelerator is the Intel GM45. With ...
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Monitor resolution messed up, monitor is unknown

Is there anyway to reset my monitor? My moitor is using the xorg.conf file. I use 10.04, without any Graphics Card. My monitor is an Acer X193W, with a native resolution of 1440x900. This is my ...
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Mouse Cursor Freezes Randomly with Intel GMA 950

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10. It's installed using Wubi, dual booting with Windows. It's a fresh install. At random times, the mouse cursor freezes and I can't click anything on the screen. I can move the ...
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Mouse cursor freezes randomly with Intel GMA 950 [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 10.10 its installed using Wubi, dual boot with Windows. It's fresh install. Randomly mouse cursor freezes and can't click anything on the screen. I can move mouse but can't click. ...
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How do I clone my monitor?

I recently installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my Dell Latitude E6510 and I didn't find how do I do to clone monitors, I can only extend it. Is the Intel® HD Graphics, it is not the Nvidia version. Cloning ...
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Can't enable intel driver 82845g/gl (brookdaleg) chipset

My desktop has intel 82845g/gl (brookdaleg) chipset can't enable intel driver. Runs well with VESA. But when I try to enable the intel driver the xlog shows an error that no device detected and ...
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Will Ubuntu 11.04 work on my old pc? [duplicate]

It has an old SiS based graphics chip with 64mb memory, there were never 3D drivers for them. Ubuntu 10.10 doesn't even boot on it and my laptop, a Lenovo N200 with intel 9something graphics 128mb so ...