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

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Digital Surround (HDMI) Output

I recently built a HTPC and installed Ubuntu 12.10 on it. It's a Shuttle XH61V with an onboard HDMI connection that I'm using to connect to the TV, which in turn connects to the speaker system (5.1). ...
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Nvidia drivers and external connections via HDMI not working when using a dual card laptop, but works with Intel card

I recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 (coming from Linux mint 17 for gnome shell). Everything works fine with the exception of my second monitor, attached to my laptop via HDMI. I installed the ...
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Compiz high CPU

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 (my first Linux) alongside Windows 7. When I booted for the first time and ever since Compiz is eating up my CPU. When idle and doing nothing window management ...
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AMD Hybrid graphics, hide intel gpu? 13.04

Clearly no one seems to be able to find an easy way to fix this. Im pretty sure the issue is the Intel driver conflicting with the Catalyst driver, this was fixed for a while in 12.10 by someone ...
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Intel OpenCL on 14.04

I was trying to intall Intel OpenCL Runtime 15.1 for Ubuntu. I have a Xeon E3 Haswell. Now, release notes clearly state 14.04 is supported: https://software.intel.com/file/448151/download , and ...
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How can I disable i915 Intel integrated graphics permanently?

I have a nVidia GTX660 running the latest drivers via the Ubuntu additional hardware tab. As such, I noticed I have been having weird issues when playing graphic intensive games and I found that ...
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Three screens with Nvidia video card and Intel HD graphics?

I have a Nvidia video card, but also a built in Intel HD graphics. On windows I can do 3 screens with 2 screens on the nvidia and the third on the Intel card. Is this also possible in Ubuntu? Because ...
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Ubuntu and bumblebee and intel problem

I have a brain teaser that i can't solve. When 12.04 (64bits) came out, i did a fresh install and then installed bumblebee with: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:bumblebee/stable sudo apt-get install ...
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Display settings fail to apply on 15.04

I installed and worked with the gnome desktop. Got bored of that returned back to Unity. After this I can change my display settings or connect en second monitor to my laptop. It's a dell inspiron ...
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Ubuntu Black Screen on Resume-After-Lid-Close

I've been struggling with this one for a while. I have my ASUS K55A Laptop set to "no hibernate to disk" only "suspend to RAM". However, after I close the laptop lid, I still get a black screen. The ...
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3 Monitors, 2 graphics card (NVIDIA, Intel) on Ubuntu 15.04

I have three monitors connected to my computer. Two using my GTX 550 and the last is connected to my mainboard. On Windows, all three monitors work like expected, but I get problems when running ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - Won't allow 2560x1440 on Intel anymore

I was previously running Ubuntu 13.04 on a machine with Intel HD4600 integrated graphics at 2560x1440p on a Dell Ultrasharp u2713hm via DVI Dual-Link without issue. Since upgrading to 15.04 however, ...
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(Ubuntu 14.10) 3 Monitors on laptop with Intel HD Graphics 4000

I have an HP Touchsmart laptop that has a 3rd-gen Intel Core i3-3120M with integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000. I'd like to be able to use my internal display, an HDMI display, and a VGA display (I have ...
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Intel Graphics Installer “Error removing old repository configuration”

I am running the Intel Graphics Installer on my 14.04 system, but it fails to install drivers. I get past the first step with: Checking if Intel graphics card available... OK Retrieving information ...
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Graphics drivers for Intel Nuc (DE3815TYKE)

I'm searching for the graphics drivers for my Nuc with Ubuntu 14.04. I found and installed "Intel Graphics Installer for Linux" which run fine but without effect. I updated the kernel (3.13 to ...
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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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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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Screen Goes Blank After Boot

Once I start my computer Ubuntu starts to boot by showing the splash screen. Then once the splash screen goes away the login screen appears, but then quickly goes blank. I uploaded a YouTube video ...
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Ubuntu 14.04LTS running Kodi random freezes

I am running Ubuntu on my media center. It has Kodi running and it is on 24/7 - well when it runs. It will freeze randomly while being idle, never while it is running anything on Kodi. When it freezes ...
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Intel graphics cause shutdown on laptop (CPU Intel i7 6700HQ)

when I switch to Intel integrated graphics the laptop fans go on full max and can't be turned off, and then after a few mins the log out window pops up on its own and the computer shuts down, also ...
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Horrid Graphics Glitches

My system , a homebuilt with a GMA 950 and 1GB RAM , has being having graphics problems ever since installation . For example , once I was using Android Studio (for some reason this always happens ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Intel® 945GM x86/MMX/SSE2 graphics driver issues with 32-bit OS

I am also having issues with my graphics driver. Graphics: Intel® 945GM x86/MMX/SSE2 OS type: 32-bit The screen gets corrupted with lines all over it and the only way to fix it is to force a ...
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LG monitor is detected but doesn't function

I just bought a new LG monitor to use as a second monitor with my HP laptop (Intel Integrated graphics) running Ubuntu. In my Settings > Display I can see my monitor detected in the GUI but on the ...
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Unable to change brightness in a Lenovo z500 laptop with Ubuntu 15.10

Brightness adjustment keys have no effect (although they are recognized by the environment), and I can't change the brightness using GUI tools as well. In Windows 10 i had the same problem and after ...
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Grainy display on Intel 4400 with Ubuntu 14.04 (also 15.10)

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and 15.10 on HP ProOne 600 with Intel Graphic HD 4400. My screen looks grainy as the picture. I am also dualbooting with Win 8.1 x64 and the screen is fine on that side. ...
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Brightness control is not working

The brightness control in the settings does not work. I have an Intel® HD Graphics 4000 (on a i5-3570K Processor) and run Ubuntu 14.04.03. I followed the instruction given in ...
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Live USB for Ubuntu 15.10 keeps freezing

Just as the title says, anytime I attempt to run the live USB for Ubuntu 15.10 on my computer, the OS will boot fine, but most of the time, the desktop will freeze permanently, usually after ...
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Graphics Driver not satisfied

I have a dell 3542 with Intel® HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2). and in Ubuntu 15.04 my details says GRAPHICS Intel® HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2) .but i can clearly see a different in the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Fresh Install - Parts of screen garbled

I've installed Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 on a Dell Vostro 1500 with 2.5 gigs of ram, and I'm experiencing garbled (corruption or gibberish) graphics. Screenshot at this link: ...
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Dual Monitor Problem

I want use my dual monitor, which each monitor connected with different graphic hardware, Intel graphic and Nvidia graphic card. a both monitor is on, monitor which connected on Nvidia work correctly, ...
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Ubuntu freezes, CPU soft lockup, intermittent screen artifacting

I am relatively new to Ubuntu and I am having a few issues, regarding the software or my computer I don't know. A little bit of background - I am dual booting windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04.2 and I ...
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Cannot get two external monitors plus built-in display to work together

I'm on an Asus Zenbook UX31A which has Intel HD Graphics chipset with the latest BIOS. Output of lspci -vvk is as follows: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core ...
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Is there any way to install intel media graphics accelerator in ubuntu 12.04 + version?

I came through lots of post online about installing intel drivers. Is there any method to install intel media graphics accelerator in ubuntu 12.04 + version? I tried the intel drivers in ubuntu, ...
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How can I get my second monitor to work on Intel HD4600

My primary graphics card (as set in the BIOS) is my R9 280X. It works perfectly fine with the monitor running off it. However, my secondary monitor (an older one, a beige 4:3) which is plugged into ...
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intel graphics on ubuntu 14.04

I've upgraded my Dell optiplex 9020 to 14.04, and cannot get a proper display driver (resolution stuck at 1024x768, with no other options). My device in lspci: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller ...
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Screen stops updating/refreshing?

After running for about 10 hours, my screen seems to stop refreshing or updating. This is happening fairly consistently. Using a command line tool (scrot) I can remote into the system and take a ...
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Ubuntu Not Recognizing Intel Integrated Graphics Card HD 3000

I'm trying to get Intel / AMD graphics switching to work properly on my Macbook Pro 8,2 (Late 2011) on Ubuntu 15.04. This model comes with an integrated Intel HD 3000 Graphics card and the AMD ATI ...
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External monitors appearing as one display (Dell E5440, Haswell Graphics, PW380 docking station, 14.04)

I have a Dell E5440 laptop running 14.04 that I connect to two Dell U2412M monitors. Each monitor appears as its own display when using the built in HDMI and VGA ports but for some reason the ...
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edid firmware parameters for multiple monitors

I need some help with drm_kms_helper.edid_firmware kernel parameter. I have two edid firmwares, and I'm trying to set them using kernel parameters: ... quiet splash ...
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HDMI1 no longer showing up in xrandr

I have a nvidia GTX 760M on top of a intel graphics chipset. I've previously used Bumblebee, primus, and prime to manage the nvidia optimus hybrid graphics. I've never had an issue up until I ...
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Monitor Mirroring

Hello I have a problem with a Gigabyte Brix N2802 running ubuntu 15.4. I have 2 Monitors that have in extended mode, a resolution up to 1920x1080 on both. but for some reason when i run it in mirror ...
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After “heavy” CPU load, Graphics Glitch

I don't really know how to describe this. Essentially, if I put too much load on this laptop's CPU, then the graphics start to get cut off. It looks like it takes certain lines of pixels of certain ...
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Enable hardware acceleration on integrated card in dual card setup

I have two graphics cards: product: Xeon E3-1200 Processor Family Integrated Graphics Controller and product: GT218 [GeForce 210]. I run Ubuntu 14.04 and do not have a custom xorg.conf. My ...
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Desktop always starts at low res

My Xubuntu 14.04 installed on Thinkpad T430s with Intel HD4000 always starts desktop at low resolution (800x600). The grub screen resolution is correct, the logging screen resolution is also correct ...
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How do i load Ubuntu 16.04 and above with the kernel 4.4?

I am the owner of a laptop with the Intel Celeron N3050 processor. Ubuntu 16.04 will not boot from a live USB, it only shows a black screen. When I decided to upgrade Ubuntu 14.04's kernel to version ...