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

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How can I reload video driver after black screen?

I have intel i915 graphic driver. Sometimes I get black screen, I have a shortcut for sudo service lightdm restart but it doesn't fix black screen problem. How can I reload graphic driver? EDIT: It ...
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System is running under low graphic mode, unable to log in. [duplicate]

My system is showing a message "system running under low graphic mode". When I try to open the terminal using cntrl+alt+f1 it displays the login prompt. I enter the username and password but it ...
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System hangs frequently [closed]

Environment System spec : Lenovo ideapad U310 Haswell-based Pentium 3556U CPU, 4GB RAM, no discrete graphics. Installed Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS with gnome-fallback session (from official repo) Repository ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Compiz taking lot of CPU resources

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop on a virtual machine with 1.5 GB of RAM and 20GB hard-drive. The graphics card I have is "Intel Graphics HD 3000". Some posts suggested to install the ...
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How do I find out what Intel Integrated Graphics Controller I'm using?

I'm currently using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I want to know what version of the graphics controller I'm using. The motherboard for my system is a Gateway 4000856 Thrasher. What I do know is my controller ...
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How to install drivers to recognize my Intel HD 3000 graphics card? (on Ubuntu 14.04LTS)

I have tried installing the drivers from the offcial linux graphics drivers at the intel page (it was called something like Intel HD Graphics Installer 1.03) but apparently it only works for Ubuntu 13 ...
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Problems with rendering after upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 on Chromebook Acer C720

Today I upgraded my Chrubuntu (Ubuntu 13.13) to Ubuntu 14.04 using the do-release-upgrade script. user@chrubuntu:~$ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: ...
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Unity 14.04 problem: fine from live usb, no dash and no launcher after installed

Last night installed 14.04:i386 on my netbook, from a live usb. Using the live usb, Unity works fine. After installed the system, there was no launcher and no dash. After spending hours of trying ...
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External monitor/outputs not dectected

When I plug in an external monitor, Ubuntu doesn't detect its existence and won't output anything to it. The laptop is a Toshiba P50 with the 4th generation i7 and just the integrated intel video ...
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Can I install Intel graphics installer for one version on the next version?

On the intel site for open source there is graphic installer available to download for 13.10, but not yet for 14.04. Can I install graphic for 13.10 on 14.04?
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS screen is flickering on Dell Optiplex 9010 AIO system.

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows 7 on Dell Optiplex 9010, all in one system. As I boot from my bootable pendrive then screen flickers. I thought that problem may get solved ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and Intel Graphics (Q33/GMA)

I have just installed 14.04 but I can't get the graphics work. The intel driver seems to be installed, though I work only in 1024x768 and 800x600. My graphics card is Intel Q33. Any help plz?
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Can't connect laptop to tv via hdmi

My laptop has Intel graphics. I get "Not Support" when I plug it into the tv. It worked on 12.10 but not 13.10 or 14.04
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Debugging Graphic errors

I have got a graphic problem, but I don't have a clue how to find the source of it. It seems like some parts of the display won't refresh when I am moving a window. It also has to be some software ...
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va_getDriverName() failed with unknown

i upgraded to 14.04 and afterwards i got an issue with cpu usage when playing HD. I checked the vainfo and this what i got back ibva info: VA-API version 0.35.0 libva info: va_getDriverName() ...
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Error with installing the latest AMD graphics driver in 14.04

When I was installing the latest AMD graphics beta driver, I found that Ubuntu 14.04 can not load the desktop. After log in the screen only displays the the wallpaper and mouse cursor (mouse cursor ...
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Should I install Intel Graphics Installer for Intel Mobile GM965/GL960 [closed]

Colours are especially bad when viewing the same video file in Windows 7. Another user also mentioned it before, so if anyone can update me on the issue, I'll be grateful. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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changed driver for graphic card but still problems with fans and low performance

first of all thank you for your help! My laptop specifications: HP-ProBook core i 4 GB RAM Intel 4000 HD + AMD Catalyst HD (the new version) I installed my ATI drivers by using additional drivers, ...
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Can I install ubuntu on Samsung 350v5c?

I am new to Ubuntu and I have several questions before installing it: Is there UI in German language? Can I install it along side Windows 8 (It's on a 500gb hard drive with one partition) Is it ...
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“Could not get screen information” error

I have Ubuntu 13.10 32bit OS. A few days ago I added gnome3 ppa and upgraded to gtk 3.10. I had to fix many gnome bugs. But I couldn't find a solution to this one. When I try to open display ...
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14.04 & Intel HD Graphics: undefined symbol: drm_intel_get_reset_stats

I can't get hardware acceleration to work with intel HD graphics 5000 (Core i5/Sandy Bridge). It was working properly on 13.10, but upgrade to 14.04 seems to have break something. There's a problem ...
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Intel GMA 4500MHD Driver Problem

I have an ACER 5736Z-4427 Laptop with an Intel GMA 4500MHD. I first installed Ubuntu 10.10 (32-bit). I had no graphics problems at all. When 10.10 went by the way side I upgraded to 12.04LTS. I ...
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Intel Graphics Installer on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Thar

Is there a way to install the the Intel Graphics Installer for Linux on Ubuntu 14.04? I installed the Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit version from here but I get Operating System Not Supported error when trying ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, 13.10 and 13.04 have terribly slow graphic performance

I think I've asked and googled this a lot of times. So many that I've lost the count. Anyway I have installed the three versions that I mentioned above and they all have the same issue and it is that ...
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No video driver with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Asus Eee PC x101ch [duplicate]

Driver is missing, it could be easily tell apart that the relevent Intel IGP accelerated driver is not loaded in that specific device because windows move choppily and YouTube playback is dropping ...
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Intel HD graphics settings

if you got any laptop has an intel cpu in last 3 years in it you have a gpu from intel such as hd graphics 1000 or 5000, there is a program called intel hd graphics settings in windows, can you give ...
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AMD graphics switching support in Trusty Tahr's kernel

I upgraded to 14.04 just today and since I'm now using kernel v3.13 and according to This link, I should now be having automatic GPU switching How can I confirm that ? How can I force my graphic ...
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Second screen is not properly recognized

[Ubuntu 14.04 64bit] According to NVIDIA-settings I am currently using the Intel GPU (is there a way to verify that via command-line?). > lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: ...
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No Unity 3D support, Intel HD 4600, Ubuntu 13.10/14.04

So I've got this killer PC I use for GPGPU programming. Hardware: Intel i7-4770K (integrated intel HD4600) 2x NVidia Geforce GTX780Ti I want to use the GTX'es only for CUDA programming. It's a ...
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switching between nVidia GeForce 640M and Intel integrated graphics

Hello I'm new to Ubuntu and all in Linux. I have a computer with 8 GB of RAM and a processor Intel core i7 3770S and video card nVidia GeForce 640M and and Intel integrated graphics. In my system ...
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Cant Start NVIDIA performance mode

What does this error means? Is not possible to select the NVIDIA GPU, whenever I try this blank error appears and returns immediately to to Intel Graphics I just upgraded to Kubuntu 14.04, but ...
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How To Enable Glamor On Ubuntu?

How do I enable Glamor mode which accelerates 2D graphics with OpenGL on Ubuntu? See Choose acceleration method on Arch Linux wiki.
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How can I perform a dist-upgrade with held back packages [closed]

I'm currently running 13.04 with cinnamon on my thinkpad E520. I've installed an earlier version of xserver-xorg-video-intel because newer versions just don't work and to stop it being ...
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Toshiba Satellite C50 - GUI not working at all on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I bought a new laptop Toshiba Satellite C50-A-1JQ and I'm unable to run any GUI under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or 13.04 (the same happens for booting from LiveUSB and for an installed system). After booting ...
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Ubuntu heat up too much my computer when it uses the integrated intel graphics

My machine is a Lenovo G580 with these specifications: Processor: intel core i7 3520M Graphics: intel core HD graphics 4000 + nvidia Geforce 710M RAM: 6GB I'm on ubuntu 13.04 64 bits and I've set ...
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Grapics driver not identified in ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I just installed ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop.But now wheni check the system information the graphics option is said to be unknown.
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Intel HD4000 slow graphics performance on external display

I am using ubuntu 13.10. I have a Dell Latitude E6430 laptop. It has two graphic adapters, Intel HD 4000 and nvidia NVS 5200M with optimus technology. 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel ...
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Is Xubuntu too much for Intel onboard graphics? Artefacts appear then system freeze

This is my first Linux install for a long time, and I'm having some challenges with system crashes. I installed Mint, which froze solid within moments of first startup, then froze several more times ...
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Second Monitor not Displaying on Boot up

I have 2 monitors connected one with VGA and one with HDMI. When I boot up the HDMI one doesn't doesn't display anything. I can tell it is recognizing some kind of input (it doesn't go into sleep ...
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How to resolve screen flickering in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?

I have been using Windows XP Professional for a long time. Recently I switched to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have installed Ubuntu alongside Windows XP Pro, but the problem is that whenever I start Ubuntu, ...
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Why I cannot use the Fn + (up) to control the brightness?

I have a Lenovo zhaoyang K27 with Intel® HD Graphics 3000. Since I installed Ubuntu for the first time, about two years ago, I haven't been able to change the brightness by Fn+^. I found a solution in ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu on

I tried to install Ubuntu 12.04 from a Live USB, but was unable to get into the live environment when I selected Try Ubuntu without installing option. Then I tried again by selecting Install Ubuntu ...
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Xrandr modes not set at login

In my setup (PXE-boot/kdm/openbox), the resolutions are added after login. It is difficult to describe the complete setup, so I will ask more generally. Which process is responsible for adding the ...
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How do I disable a Nvida GPU and use the Intel one instead?

I have an MSI Z77A-GD55 mainboard with a Core i5-3570K CPU and integrated HD 4000 GPU. I also have a Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 GPU on PCIe. I mainly use Ubuntu, but occasionally boot into Windows for ...
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blank screen on boot with hdmi tv

I just bought a new notebook HP COMPAQ CQ58-D69SG NOTEBOOK 15.6 (details below). and installed ubuntu 12.04 when i connect it to my tv with HDMI when it is already booted the screen apears, and seems ...
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I cant get my graphics to work properly

my Ubuntu 12.04.04 cant boot unless i use the nomodeset parameter at boot time. but that way vesa drivers are loaded and my resolution is lower than expected. I have an Intel Sandy Bridge processor ...
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Unable to control brightness, ASUS F551MA/Intel HD

I am unable to control my screen brightness on my new ASUS F551MA with only ubuntu 12.04 installed. It has Intel HD graphics. I can't control my brightness nor with FN+F5/F6 nor with ...
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updating package catch failed error while using intel graphics installer

I tried everything but this error persist continuously in Intel graphics installer for Linux error occurred while updating the package cache. error : W:GPG error: https://download.01.org saucy ...
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Detecting HDMI wiring

I have been trying to get HDMI output to work on my laptop which has Intel HD 4600 and NVidia K2100M for graphics managed by bumblebee. 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 4th Gen ...
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toshiba c-55t touch screen went black screen after installing 12.04. please advise

fresh install of 12.04 on a toshiba c55t touch screen over win 8.1 screen went black. using another monitor now, but miss my touch screen. toshiba only has drivers for windows. please help. OK so ...