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

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Why does my screen get random color lines and freeze with ANY operating system?

I have an asus u52f with intel hd graphics, i5,6gb ram, it is not even a year old...but after a lil bit of having the computer on no matter what OS the graphics will glitch and the whole thing will ...
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Why are all videos jerky on an Intel 845G graphics controller in 12.04?

Currently I am using Lubuntu 12.04 desktop installed on my PC. When I play videos, the videos are really slow. It skips frames I have following PCI devices installed on the system Host bridge : ...
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Messed up my 12.04 graphics: Falsely installed NVidia drivers on HD Graphics

OK hope you can help. After installing Ubuntu 12.04 I noticed that my graphics were sluggish so I decided to install the new NVidia drivers. Wrongly I assumed I needed NVidia drivers. Stupid mistake, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 video issue on Dell Inspiron 1100

I have an old clunker - Dell Inspiron 1100 with A32 BIOS. I managed to install correctly from a USB drive, and the screen showed graphics in full natice 1024 x 768 - as did the 'try from USB' Ubuntu ...
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Use intel chip on systems with two graphics chips

I have a computer with two graphics chips. For reference, one is the Nvidia GTX 670, and the other is the integrated graphics on the Intel 3770k. When I pull out the NVidia card, Ubuntu uses the ...
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How to install Intel graphics for Dell Inspiron 1545 Laptop

Whenever I start any game (e.g. Max Payne 2), A message like "Install your video card drivers". My laptop configuration is: DELL Inspiron 1545 OS: Ubuntu 12.04 Processor: Intel Core2 Duo T6400 15.6 ...
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How to install & upgrade my Video Driver

One helpful folk during troubleshooting on VirtualBox told me that my graphic driver is too old. 00:00:02.714 OpenGL Info: Render SPU: GL_VENDOR: Tungsten Graphics, Inc 00:00:02.714 OpenGL Info: ...
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Weird error (bug?) on my screen

I've got a problem. Here is my laptop spec : Type: ASUS A43E-VX389D Video Card: Intel HD Graphic Memory: 2 GB DDR3 Processor: Intel B950 ( 2.1 GHz, 2MB L3 cache ) I'm using Ubuntu Precise ...
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Apport-gpu-error-intel.py crash

Feeling disempowered by Ubuntu's new bug reporting policy/system. My Intel i5 machines have all experienced daily (if not more frequent) freezes, but it's very difficult to report bugs now and policy ...
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load average is too high

i installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. Even if when I am doing nothing, load average is somewhere between 0.50 to 0.60. laptop configuration is toshiba satellite c640 Intel Core i5-2430M (2.3Ghz, ...
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How to set up multiple GPUs (12.04)?

I have two GPUs: one Intel i915 integrated, and one NVIDIA 560 Ti. This is NOT a hybrid setup, nor a laptop. In Windows 7, each card is connected to a different monitor, with the NVIDIA doing any "...
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Graphics Drivers do not show up on System Info or Additional Drivers

So I've been having problems with a few games since I first switched over to Ubuntu about 3 weeks ago (very much still a noob, yes). I fixed a couple bugs with certain games, but on the whole I think ...
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No sound through hdmi to TV

I have a Toshiba Satellite Laptop Model P745-S4102 with Intel integrated graphics and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed recently. When I connect my HDMI TV to it I only get video through it and no audio. In ...
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Details window showing “unknown” driver for Graphics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get my graphics card to be recognized in System Info? I have Intel Graphics Card, which have model number GM965. It is on a Notebook, (Lenovo 3000 Y410). My ...
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How do I install lubuntu? (kernel panic)

Please help me install Lubuntu 12.04 i386 on an old computer. I select the "Try Lubuntu without installing" and it crashes with a kernel panic. Rarely I do get to the live OS, but soon the display ...
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Which ATI/AMD, or Intel, or NVIDIA Graphics for Unity? [duplicate]

I really want to know which one of them better for running Unity 3D or GNOME 3 Shell. I'm specifically interested in this for desktop, not laptop, computers.
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Can I force VGA signal output even when xrandr shows 'disconnected'?

My notebook is connected to a HDTV through a KVM Switch (one other notebook also connected to the same HDTV). The problem seems to be that Ubuntu doesn't recognize the HDTV to be turned on and ...
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Hybrid Graphics on Windows 7/Ubuntu 12.04 Dual Boot

Alright, so here's the situation: I am using an ASUS UL80VT with two graphics cards: Integrated intel graphics and NVIDIA G210M I was running an Ubuntu 12.04 - Windows 7 dual boot (on separate ...
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Acer D270 graphic support with GMA3600 [duplicate]

I have an Acer D20 with an Intel GMA3600 card. Is graphic acceleration for this card supported? Videos, flash, and other graphic intensive operations struggle with the current setup.
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How do I find a proprietary driver for the Intel graphics card I have?

I have an Intel corporation core processor integrated graphics controller (rev 18), and I am trying to get a proprietary driver for my graphics card so I can play Amnesia from the Humble Bundle. I am ...
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How to make Bumblebee work with HP Pavilion DV6T-7000 Quad Edition with Intel HD 4000 and Nvidia GeForce GT 650M 2GB?

I just recently bought a HP DV6T-7000 Quad Edition. It has an Intel HD 4000 and a Nvidia GeForce GT 650M 2GB with Optimus. I read that I could use bumblebee to make optimus work, so I installed it. I ...
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Will Ubuntu 12 run on my Lenovo Z570 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How well do laptops with Nvidia Optimus work? I read somewhere that the graphics were sluggy because of graphic Card ! SPECS OF MY LENOVO: Graphics: Nvidia GT-520m (1GB)...
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Bastion unexpectedly exits when I move my cursor

I downloaded the Humble Indie Bundle V, mostly because my friend told me about how great Bastion was. When I first installed it, I was getting the seemingly common "black screen" error that most ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 OpenCL with Intel and Radeon?

I want to setup my Ubuntu 12.04 with OpenCL(Open Computing Language) support for i7 2600k and Radeon HD5870. My Monitor is connected to the integrated Graphics of the i7. Intel OpenCL SDK is ...
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Google Earth freezes during zoom-in on Intel processors with integrated graphics

When I zoom in at a certain zoom level, Google Earth makes my system freeze completely so that I have to power off or reboot I use Kubuntu 12.04 and my laptop has an Intel(R)Core(TM)i3-2310M CPU @2....
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Ubuntu hangs at the '_' prompt for 15' when booting. Do I need another driver for my Intel G31/G33 integrated graphics?

I have an ASROCK which uses Intel G31 graphics. Ubuntu says my graphics chipset is G33. Should I look for another driver or are they from the same family? I am also having problems booting and that ...
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Ubuntu running slowly after upgrade to 12.04

I recently updated my system from 11.04 to 12.04. UI is too slow. System specs: Acer aspire 4715z, 1gb ram, dual-core, mobile intel grahics Reading other links suggest to switch back to Gnome/unity ...
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Dock with dual external DVI monitors with Intel + Nvidia Optimus?

I have a Dell Latitude E6420 laptop plugged into a docking station, and the dock has 2 monitors (connected with DVI). Also note that I've installed Ubuntu alongside (dual-boot) Windows 7. I can't ...
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Amnesia just closes after I select New Game

I have a laptop with Intel GMA 4500M integrated graphics, 4GB of RAM and a 2.2GHz dual core processor with Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. I recently bought the Humble Indie Bundle 5 and I was able to install ...
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xrandr shows VGA1 as disconnected

I have a Thinkpad W520 with Nvidia Optimus graphics. I have disabled the Nvidia card in BIOS (by selecting "integrated graphics"), so I'm running only on the integrated Intel graphics. I get full 3D ...
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How to load EDID Firmware with drm_kms_helper

I've some screen trouble with my computer, I use it with a KVM switch, but this switch seems to block the EDID detection of the screen, and as no screen is detected, after the boot (when the Ubuntu ...
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12.04 is not detecting onboard Intel GMA 950! Need to install driver Manually!

My motherboard model is ASUS P5GC-MX/1333 and built in graphics card is Intel GMA950. Unfortunately, Ubuntu 12.04 is not detecting on board graphics card. Display option under settings menu is showing ...
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Intel graphic chipset and NVIDIA Geforce GTX560

I have an NVIDIA Geforce GTX560 with two video projectors and I would like to use the onboard Intel Graphic Chipset to plug an additional monitor. I saw the question : How can I use both Intel ...
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How do I enable WebGL support on an Intel NM10? [duplicate]

I'm trying to use webgl on the last version of Chrome and Firefox but both say: Sorry, Your Browser doesn't support WebGL! lspci: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation N10 Family DMI Bridge 00:02....
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No precision specified for (float), WebGL

I was looking into WebGL, and, to see if my system supported it, I went to this test page to see what happened. Unfortunately, I get an error that says "ERROR: 0:2: '' : No precision specified for (...
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Ubuntu not detecting second monitor

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on a Lenovo x61s Thinkpad. As the screen's rather small and I want to do some video editing, I thought I'd plug in a monitor and use that. The monitor is Relisys JM777 (quite ...
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How to improve performance of Intel GMA 4500 for better gamming experience?

I only own a laptop, and it has integrated graphics (Blah). The card is an Intel GMA 4500. Back on Windows, I was able to edit some parameters for the graphics. Here is a video of what I used to ...
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Dark textures on Intel HD 3000 Sandy Bridge in games via Wine

Looks like I have some problem here. I'm trying to play some games on my notebook with Ubuntu 12.04. But all games I treed to play have dark textures. 2D objects (like menus and buttons) are NOT ...
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How do I get screen brightness controls to work with Intel HD3000 graphics?

TL;DR Version I'm looking for a simple way to install a working graphics driver for my laptop (via command line or system settings) so that I can control the brightness and resolution. Solution ...
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Can't access Ubuntu 12.04 (black screen appears when trying to login) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? This is the first time for me installing Ubuntu and I'm living a nobe's nightmare ever since I ...
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How to add display resolution fo an LCD in Ubuntu 12.04? xrandr problem

I am fresh for Ubuntu and Linux in general. I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and stuck trying to setup correct resolution for my LCD display. The native resolution for the LCD is 1920x1080 here is the ...
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Edubuntu boots in low graphics mode. with an Intel HD Graphics system

I have a HD Intel graphics card in my laptop. It was working fine the first few days with the new version Edubuntu. Now when you start, just before it goes to the part asking for the login ...
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Is Ubuntu 12.04 compatible with the Intel 845G motherboard chipset?

Will Ubuntu work on an Intel 82845g MotherBoard or are there any known incompabilities? Would I need any special VGA drivers and were would I get them?
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Dell E6510 with Intel i950 cannot detect second display in Precise

After a bout of trouble with 10.04, 10.10 fixed the driver issues with my Intel video card. I avoided upgrading for some time, but bit the bullet this weekend. I was able to upgrade and get the box ...
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Intel HD graphic card installation

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 it's missing Intel HD graphics card. How can I install it from terminal?
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Unity 3D not Working on Acer D270 w/ Intel GMA 3600

I recently bought myself an Acer Aspire One D270 with the GMA 3600 graphics chipset thinking I would get some lovely graphics. However, I am stuck using Unity 2D and I cant figure out how to enable 3D....
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Login screen all screwed up on wakeup from suspend

I am new to Linux/Ubuntu. Any input is greatly appreciated. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 on an eeepc 1101HA. Using the Intel GMA500 "Poulsbo" video hardware. The display graphics are fine at all times ...
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Black Screen after Purple Page when using Integrated Graphics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My computer boots to a black screen, what options do I have to fix it? I am fairly new to Ubuntu, but love it already. I recently went into grub and switched back forth ...
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Setting up dual monitors with integrated graphics

Trying to set up dual monitors but the monitors are mirrored and will not change. They also say laptop but I am using a desktop. I have 2 viewsonic monitors at 1080p. I'm using a sandy bridge cpu with ...
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How do I fix hybrid graphics on a Dell XPS L502? [duplicate]

I'm using a Dell XPSL502 15' and it's facing hybrid graphics problem. I'm really desperate, I don't know what to do - how should I fix this? This problem has occurred before on other Linux variatns ...