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 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 ...
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Installation of Ubuntu(12.04, Intel Extreme graphics2) on a Dell XP desktop [duplicate]

I'm a Senior and not very computer literate and need detailed help in installing Ubuntu. I do have the download in my Firefox/download file as an ISO image file. What to do, not wanting to crash the ...
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Can someone please verify my new 10-monitor.conf set up? 12.04

I'm working on getting X to recognize my DisplayLink Adapter. I have an onboard Intel HD 3000 chipset. Here is the uldfb: lloydm@lloydm-E6320:~$ dmesg | grep -i udlfb [20006.928772] udlfb: ...
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Two monitors with intel HD 4000 and module i915

I have installed ubuntu 13.10 desktop amd64 on an Acer V5-472. The laptop has the intel HD 4000 graphics chipset and a builtin 1366*768 display. When I boot with nomodeset, the internal display works ...
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HP 250 g2 - problem with graphics

I bought hp 250 g2 without OS and tried to install Ubuntu 13.10 / Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS. I am not able to run and even install Ubuntu because everytime I try to run it, my display turns off. I know the ...
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How to get rid of the Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 0x300) driver? INTEL needed

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS only runs 2D mode after changing MB and CPU. It appears using the wrong video driver: "Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe (LLVM 0x300)" rather than the required "Intel" G43 version from the ...
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Lenovo S540, “The system is running in low graphics mode”

I've just installed Ubuntu 13.10 through the installer on a Lenovo Thinkpad S540. I had no problems with the graphical installer. However, after rebooting, X doesn't start. I just get a "The system ...
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“noise” on some windows (display problems)

I have a ASUS notebook, with a standard Ubuntu 13.10 installation. The video controller is VGA compatible controller 3rd Generation Intel Core processor Graphics Controller. Everything works fine ...
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Ubuntu will load, but not Xubuntu

I am attempting to replace the Ubuntu 12.04 I have on my laptop with Xubuntu 12.04. I formatted my linux partition and started with a fresh install of Xubuntu but both booting live from the CD or from ...
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Trailing mouse and other small graphical glitches, unable to install proprietary drivers in 14.04 [closed]

So I've been trying to get various distros Ubuntu running on my PC for a few months now, on and off. I recently had success with 14.04 on my Laptop so I decided to give it a go on my PC, especially ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 newly installed blank desktop

After couple of minutes waiting I successfully installed ubuntu 13.10...but unfortunately after booting on ubuntu,it doesn't show anything only blank desktop and wallpaper..need your help guys.... I ...
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Dual Monitors Black Border

I followed a guide to set up a HP Pavilion DV6000 laptop with a Samsung SyncMaster 712N monitor via VGA as dual monitors side by side. Both resolutions are set to 1024 x 768 (ratio 4:3), but the ...
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Graphical problems with 13.10 / GNOME on MacBook Pro 9.1 (13'', Mid 2012)

I have a fresh Saucy installation on my MacBook Pro with a 'little' problem: When I open gnome-terminal, I only see the borders of the window but no window content. Purging the package gnome-terminal ...
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Can't run 3D apps/games when I Switch from discrete to embeded Graphics

I have ubuntu 12.04 and I have switchable graphics. Intel HD Graphics 4000 and AMD RADEON HD 8730M The problem is this, when I have discrete graphics enabled (AMD) everything works fine, but the ...
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Intel Graphics Hash sum mismatch [closed]

This just came up today. I looked trough the similar posts, but nothing seems to work for me. W:Failed to fetch ...
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GPU overheating

I'm quite new to Ubuntu, but, sometimes, when I'm on youtube, or doing something else, GPU overheats, and cooler gets very loud, until I close everything I'm doing, than after few seconds GPU gets ...
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Graphics Card Properties

I have an Intel 2nd Generation Core Processor Family Integrated Graphics. I want to know if there is a way to change my graphics properties like there is Windows? I'm also running Ubuntu 13.10.
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How to test if Graphics card is causing freezes

My ubuntu 12.04 distro often freezes when for example watching a youtube video. My system is a 15,6 inch BTO VBOOK 15CL17 FULL HD IPS with a Intel HD Graphics 4600. lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA ...
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Ubuntu Screen is too stretched

I recently installed ubuntu 12.04 in my lenovo ideapad s110 and the screen appears too stretched i have tried installing the drivers reading the posts at ask ubuntu itself but I couldn't find any ...
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Intel Graphics Installer vs stock driver

I am running a Haswell ultrabook and just read about the Intel Graphics Installer, and Kubuntu 14.04. I want to know, if there's an advantage, if I install. If it's not running for 14.04, what would ...
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Low Texture Graphics in Mupen64

I installed Mupen64plus in my system and tried to run Ocarina of Time. Instead of the nostalgic polygonal graphics I saw low texture graphics where green turned to brown and Link's face missing. I had ...
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Lubuntu 12.04, need updates while roaming [duplicate]

I installed Lubuntu 12.04 while I am roaming on old Dell Inspiron Pentium 4 with 1GB ram and integrated Ati graphics because I read that this distro handles 720p and more videos. Well, it looks like I ...
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Minecraft crashes constantly [SIGSEGV] i965_dri.so libjvm.so

My problem is that Minecraft is constantly crashing, giving 1 of 2 different errors in the log. I've tried using the edgers ppa. I've tried Minecraft with no mods or with optifine. I've searched for ...
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connect Crossover High Res. Monitor to Intel HD Graphics 4400

I tried to attach my external Crossover monitor to my Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro with help from this page on notebookcheck.com. My monitor seems to be able to display only 2560x1440 at 60.0, xrandr shows ...
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How to detect AMD graphic processor?

My laptop Lenovo G500 has a Radeon HD 8570M video card and Intel HD4000! Processor Intel 2020M. Kubuntu 13.10 I'm keen on to find wether my laptop has another graphic processor or not? and so, how ...
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Tear-free disabled in Intel Graphics, tearing in Xubuntu

I use Xubuntu 13.10 and have installed the Intel Graphics Installer. I did it in order to reduce the amount of screen tearing with the VESA drivers earlier. But I see "tear free" as disabled, when I ...
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How to install AMD graphics divers on hybrid system with intel onboard graphic card?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC, but without 2 AMD graphics card on PCIe. So I am using PC with Intel graphics card which is on board so far. But I bought 2 AMD graphics card HD7970. But for ...
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How to set up dual monitors properly

All the solutions I'm seeing seem to relate to people putting two monitors on the same graphics card.I want/need one on the graphics card and one on the motherboard's integrated graphics VGA port. I ...
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graphics init failed gfxboot

I just tried to install ubuntu on my netbook from an external hard drive to try it first, and then I would install if I liked it. This is the message I received upon boot up "Graphics Initial Error. ...
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Intel Extreme Graphics II drivers and Ubuntu 13.10

Not sure if anyone can help, but I've put together an older PC that has on-board graphics, which according to the documentation is Intel Extreme Graphics 2. Anyway Ubuntu 13.10 (32-bit) installed ...
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Error when using DisplayPort monitor - Lenovo X220

When I connect my Acer 21.5" LCD monitor to my Lenovo X220 using a DisplayPort to VGA connector, the monitor shows up under 'Displays' but when I enable the monitor, it doesn'twork and I get the ...
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Ubuntu and multiple graphics cards [duplicate]

This question has been asked a lot before, but I am still having trouble following the tips. I have Intel HD Graphics 4000 (Inside an I7 3310QM) and an Nvidia GT630QM. What I basically want is to run ...
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Coreect drivers for ATI Raedon hybrid graphics

I just bought a Dell Inspiron 15R 5521 laptop with i7, and hybrid graphics(Intel HD 4000 with 2GB ATI Raedon HD 8730M. As expected, it ran into overheating problems when installing Ubuntu. Thats ...
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Unable to get 2560x1440 to output through DVI

I am attempting to get a display resolution of 2560x1440 to operate correctly through DVI output on my Lenovo ThinkCentre M71e running Ubuntu 12.04. The computer has both VGA and DVI connectors. ...
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13.10, ATI RADEON HD 5650 Mobility, Intel, and switchable graphics

So, I've got a HP envy 14(early model), with a ATI Radeon Mobile 5650/intel gpu set up. And for the life of me I can't seem to switch to the integrated(intel) chip. I know I'm not supported by the ...
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Hybrid Graphics Nvidia and Onboard Intel

I am fairly new to Ubuntu, so excuse if this is a stupid question. I am trying to get Hybrid Graphics to work. First let me explain my setup. I have a 26" Samsung as my main screen connected to ...
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Resolution not in xrandr and make new Resolution permenent?

I am using a monitor which its native (optimal) resolution is 1600*900. but xrandr doesn't show any resolution above "1024x768". I can change to my native resoution by issuing these 3 commands: ...
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“Distribution failed” error when running Intel Linux Graphics Installer

I am receiving a "Distribution failed" error message anytime I try and run the Linux Intel Graphics Installer, either manually or through the Terminal. This happens on a fresh install as well. As a ...
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extremely poor performance on intel HD 4000 graphics in 13.04

Experiencing video tearing and extremely slow graphics while playing simple 3D games. I have installed the latest drivers from Intel, modified "xorg.conf", adjusted compiz settings, nothing seems to ...
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Chrome/ium rendering problems with Intel Graphics

This is a kinda weird question I don't know what to file it under but this is the behaviour I observe when I try to access pages like facebook (it happened once with google as well. Happens with ...
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Graphics Problem with cedarview and log-in screen

I've recently encountered problems with my netbook when I dabbled with the graphics driver. I recently tried to install the "Cedar Trail in DKMS Format" through Additional Drivers in system settings ...
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Graphics problems when running battlefield 2 with playonlinux

So I want to run Battlefield 2 on my Kubuntu machine and I found this guide on installing. I did so, the only differences are that I'm using wine version 1.6.2 (latest stable) and the fact that I did ...
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Saucy is intermittently losing video sync! - How to isolate & repair?

Since upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10 from 13.04 I have been having a really annoying issue where my laptop screen will sometime go white or just all colored static. There is no rhyme or reason, it may not ...
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How to turn off dGPU on Asus S56CB aka K56CB with Bumblebee?

I run Xubuntu 13.10 on the above-mentioned laptop, sporting Optimus. The battery life is disappointing. I'd like to improve it by means of turning off the Geforce 740 with Bumblebee but something has ...