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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Slow FX/Unity perfomance in a Intel(r)915G/915GV/910GL Graphics, can be improved?

Since I upgraded Ubuntu to 13.04, last Friday, FX on Unity is very slow. This is a pretty annoying issue, because everything has an FX: Launcher menu, Appl. Switcher and so on. I tried to disable ...
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Modifying brightness control shortcut key bindings

I have a Toshiba Satellite R830 laptop with Ubuntu 13.04.1 64 bit. The Fn + F6 and Fn + F7 buttons adjust brightness until I put my laptop on sleep. On wakeup they don't work any longer. On Ubuntu ...
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How to use Integrated GPU for Hybrid Laptop Intel/ATI?

So here's the problem, I have Lenovo Laptop Y460 equipped with Hybrid GPU that is an Intel Integrated GPU and an ATI Radeon HD 5650 as Discrete GPU. Basically I can switch the GPU either by switching ...
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Does linux support Intel DVMT?

Does Linux (Ubuntu in particular) support Intel DVMT? I've Intel i5-2500K, 8GB RAM with NO graphics card. It has inbuilt 32MB dedicated graphics memory. In my Windows OS, graphics memory is ...
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External monitor is blank if I boot with the monitor plugged in

Ubuntu 12.04 has problem with Intel GM45 Chipset, featuring the the Mobile Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500MHD I have a COMPAQ Presario CQ70 laptop with an Intel GM45 chipset that ...
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Cannot use second display with 12.04 and Intel 2000/3000

I am unable to get anything to display on my second monitor, or even get the system to recognize that there is a second screen. I am running 12.04 on a Gigabyte GA-H61M-S2PV, revision 2.0 box. The ...
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How do I get the latest/best Intel Drivers for 15.04?

Specs Dell Inspiron CPU : Intel® Celeron(R) CPU N2830 @ 2.16GHz × 2 Graphics : Intel® Bay Trail OS Type : 64-bit RAM : 4GB
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Graphics issues durring install on Intel NUC5i7RYH

I am installing 14.04.2 on a two brand new Intel NUC's Model NUC5i7RYH. They have the latest tech for the NUC's but there is something that fails with the graphics. When the desktop displays for ...
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Xorg is using 100% CPU with 15.04

Since I upgraded to 15.04 everything is horribly slow, with Xorg using 100% CPU. Can't find any reason in any log file. I have lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200 v3/4th ...
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Thinkpad t450s, Intel HD Graphics 5500, ubuntu 14.04 unstable

I have just installed ubuntu 14.04 on my new thinkpad t450s. Everything basically works, but something is very flaky about my keyboard or display or both. After running for awhile some apps (E.g., ...
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graphic driver for intel core 2 duo T5250

I have installed UBUNTU 12.04 LTS on compaq presario but it is not showing the graphics as good as windows xp.my system configuration is- **description: Notebook product: Presario C700 Notebook PC ...
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Latest Solution for Aspire D270

I was just given an Acer Aspire D270 (Atom N2600 and 1GB of RAM) netbook with a broken screen and would like to turn it into a streaming (and occasional USB thumb drive) video player for my projector ...
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Screen repeatedly goes black for a few seconds after suspend

When I suspend my laptop and then resume, the screen repeatedly goes black for a few seconds and then returns to normal. This happens randomly about once a minute without my behaviour having any ...
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How to disable my APU and use the GPU (AMD Radeon) open source driver instead?

I'm using Ubuntu 1410 (Kernel v3.13) #uname -r 3.13.0-27-generic I've been trying to disable the APU (i.e. Intel's graphics software driver) and use the GPU (i.e. Xorg open source driver for ...
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How to install graphics drivers off a live usb

Hi im having some trouble with Xubuntu. I have a toshiba satellite c50-b-14d (Hardware can be found here: http://www.toshiba.co.uk/laptops/satellite/c50-b/satellite-c50-b-14d/) After installing ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 ATI/Intel Hybrid Graphics DPM

I have a Dell Inspiron 3521 with hybrid ATI/Intel graphics. (AMD Radeon 7670M / Intel HD 4000) using Ubuntu 14.04 with open source drivers for graphics. (xserver-xorg-video-ati) I read that Ubuntu ...
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Keyboard-shortcut to reset the graphic card driver

I would like to fix the on my Lenovo Yoga 2 Ubuntu 14.04 occasionanal blank screen. Since the only workaround is to close the lid and reopen it, I guess the graphic-card gets a hang-up that is gone if ...
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Is super slow Ubuntu 14.04 a graphics problem?

We just installed 32 bit version of Ubuntu 14.04 on our old Dell Dimensions 2400. Everything seemed to load ok but Ubuntu is super slow. Several of the different threads I've read about this focus on ...
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Howto enable output from intel graphics card having nvidia drivers activated

I want to know how to activate my second graphics card. The nvidia output is working well, but the second monitor (which is connected to the intel card) doesn't work. I installed the intel drivers ...
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14.04, unity not working after upgrade kernel to 3.13.0-27

After installing new kernel update unity is not loading. Just blank screen without Unity panel. I have tried to delete Unity and Compiz config files, and to reinstall Unity, but there is no result. I ...
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Use AMD/Intel switchable graphics program on specific programs like in Windows?

thanks for viewing. I am dual-booting Ubuntu 14.04 LTS_x64 along Winodws 8.1_x64 with: Processor: Intel Core i7-3635QM and Intel HD4000 integrated chip AMD Radeon HD 8770M In windows, the AMD ...
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Choppy Video Playback with Intel GMA-500 Chipset

I've recently installed Xubuntu-14.04 on my VAIO-P netbook with Intel GMA-500 graphics chipset. I had several problems (as expected because of GMA-500/Poulsbo) and fortunately I was able to resolve ...
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Intel graphics causes “speckles” on screen

Have just freshly installed Ubuntu 14.04, the screen is corrupted with 'speckles'. Screenshot below, Full resolution here. Graphics chipset is Intel HD Graphics 2500 Windows 7 installation on same ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Intel HD 4600: No 3D support

I've got an MSI GE-40 laptop with an Intel HD 4600 (integrated in Core i7-4702MQ CPU) and GeForce GTX760M GPU running Ubuntu 13.10. It looks like 3D is not supported: /usr/lib/nux/unity_support_test ...
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Unable to change display brightness with Function keys or Brightness and Lock application in Ubuntu 13.10

I am having problem with Ubuntu 13.10 brightness control. My brightness shortcut keys (Fn + F5/F6) worked in 12.10 and 13.04 but they have stopped working in 13.10. I am using Sony Vaio SVE15113ENB ...
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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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Problem: Suspend no longer works on my Laptop after 13.04 -> 13.10 upgrade

My Samsung Chronos-700Z7C can't suspend after 13.04 -> 13.10 upgrade. UBUNTU: 13.10 - 64-bit Processor: Intel® Core™ i7-3635QM CPU @ 2.40GHz × 8 Memory: 11.4 GiB Graphics: Intel® Ivybridge ...
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Does pyopencl require discrete graphics?

When I try to install the package pyopencl, it pulls in Nvidia stuff (nvidia-current, I think). This appears to install without problems, but then messes up my OpenGL-related things. I thought a ...
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Ubuntu 12.04. How to set up dual monitor with Intel 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

I have a Dell XPS15 l502x dual-booting Win8 and Ubuntu 12.04. When I try to connect my second monitor through the HDMI port, the second monitor just says there's no signal. When I run lspci -v, I ...
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Enable HDMI Port Xubuntu 12.04

I have an HP Pavillion dm4 with intel core i5. I'm trying to get my second screen going but whenever I plug it in, nothing happens. The display settings don't recognize the second output either. I ...
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Extremely slow desktop and laggy. Need help with graphics driver

I am a fresh newbie Ubuntu user and I just installed my first Ubuntu 13.04 onto my HP Slate 2. I did a liveCD on my USB drive and installed everything perfectly fine...nice and smooth, not a trace of ...
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Team fortress blue screen and random color pixels (13.4)

I'm trying to run team frotress 2 on my laptop. I have intel integrated card(About dialog says: Intel® Ironlake Mobile x86/MMX/SSE2) and i3 processor. I have 13.04 and latests drivers. Here's a screen ...
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Which distribution for a netbook?

I have a netbook ASUS EEEPC 1015CX SeaShell Series with Integrated graphics, 1GB ram and 1.6GHz processor (ATOM). I have tried multiple times to get Ubuntu 12.10 on it via LIVE USB "Try Mode" but it ...
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What are my graphics option on a AMD hybrid graphics MacBook Pro (8,2)?

Currently I'm running the AMD chip full time with fglrx drivers, and I get OK battery life. I would like to get another hour or two though, which I feel is quite possible by switching to the Intel ...
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selectively deactivate (power off) pcie slot?

the title basicly says what I'd like to do: my machine has integrated HD4000 graphics and a more powerful PCIe card HD4000 is enough for everyday use, PCIe should be used only for gaming with ...
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Dual monitor flickers and resets periodically

I have a Lenovo thinkpad T530 with Ubuntu 12.10 installed. When I connect an external monitor (Acer 23') to my laptop it works fine, but both screens flicker periodically and gets reset. The ...
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lagging minecraft

I've started playing minecraft, on my windows pc it works flawless but when playing on my ubuntu laptop it runs verry slow. I allready put all minecraft settings to minimal, i'm running oracle java 7 ...
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Acer Revo RL80 graphics unsupported?

I have just purchased an Acer Revo RL80 net top computer. I've been trying to get Ubuntu up and running on it with quite a bit of trouble. The only way I can get it to boot is through using the ...
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Display resolution problem with Sony TV and Intel integrated graphics

I am trying to set the correct display resolution for my Sony TV (KDL-32V2000, native resolution 1366x768) connected via HDMI to my HTPC running Ubuntu 12.04. I have a Intel Core i3-530 and Intel mobo ...
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Issues with Dz77BH-55K Motherboard and i7 processor on 12.04

I just built a computer with Intel's DZ77BH-55K motherboard with i7-3770 processor. On 12.04, 11.10, and 11.04 and Linux Mint 12, the computer has been really laggy. The graphics aren't working ...