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

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Integrated graphics: does Ubuntu work better with Intel HD Graphics 4000 or with an AMD APU (AMD Radeon 7660D)?

I'm planning to build a computer for myself, on which I'll install Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit. This computer will be used for light gaming and office work. In order to save some money, I'm planning to use ...
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Intel graphics crashes on Ubuntu 12.04 (BadAlloc error)

I have Ubuntu 12.04. My laptop (Asus UX51VZ) has Mesa DRI Intel(R) Ivybridge Mobile graphics card and Nvidia card GeFroce650m. I used the bumblebee package to switch between the two. When running a ...
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Do I need Intel Linux Graphics Installer?

I am using 64 bit ubuntu 13.04 on a system running optimus technology - Nvidia 635M and an intel integrated card. Recently came across this article for Intel Linux Graphics Installer: ...
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Xubuntu 13.04, Intel video chip, bad color and video

I'm using an Intel mother board (D865G SA), about a 2006 vintage, and using the built in video port. The video chip is Intel 865G Extreme Graphics 2. Previous versions of Xubuntu looked normal, but ...
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Too old Intel driver on 10.04 LTS server

I need framebuffer output on HDMI on servers running Ubuntu 10.04 server, unfortunately there's only framebuffer output when HDMI is connected from before boot, and as this is servers it is crucial ...
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limited resolution with Intel graphics

My Dell laptop has an Intel Graphics HD 3000 driving a 1600x900 LCD. However, For some reason, Ubuntu 13.04 won't let me set the resolution above 1024x768. Can anyone offer any advice? Thanks! $ ...
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adjust the brightness in 13.04

I have a dual graphics card: intel 4000 and nvidia 630m... I installed bumblebee and intel drivers from their website. I thought the brightness problem will be solved by installing these drivers. ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 slow after upgrade

I'm a beginner Ubuntu user. Recently I upgraded from 12.10 to 13.04; but the problem is that the Ubuntu 13.04 is running very slowly. It will take 30 seconds to login after entering my password. I ...
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How to install drivers for switchable graphics for HP dv6 7040tx

I have a laptop with dual graphics cards: 1.Intel graphics 4000 2.Nvidia geforce 630m I wanted to completely switch over from windows to UBUNTU 13.04 :) But, i am very new to this environment.. In ...
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Intel driver cannot detect my monitor and get native resolution

I have installed Release 12.04 (precise) 64-bit, Kernel Linux 3.2.0-43-generic, GNOME 3.4.2 on pc. Previously I was using nvidia-graphics-card, once it is broken, I am using the onboard vga, Intel ...
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about boring ' apport-gpu-error-intel.py '

My machine is ubuntu 12.04 amd64, cpu i5-2450M, kernel 3.2.0-43-generic. Now apport-gpu-error-intel.py error frequently pops up, sometimes makes machine dead. I see all the posts about it in ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 HDMI resolution and display options incorrect

I have installed ubuntu 13.04 and the HDMI resolution is incorrect and options limited to a max of 1280x720. The VGA is not perfect as it is cutting off the top taskbar slightly, it also shows a ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 boots up with blank screen after update from 12.10 [duplicate]

please help if you can. I need my computer for exams this week. I upgraded from 12.10 which ran fine to 13.04. When it boots now, the screen turns on, displays a clear purple screen, then goes blank. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS only runs with AMD Radeon HD6490 and not Intel HD 3000 [duplicate]

I'm a bit new to Ubuntu 12.04. I have used it for a few months now, but I don't exactly know the commands for Ubuntu. Also I have been searching for a solution to my problem with my HP ProBook 4730s ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 cannot boot after system crash

So, I was using Ubuntu with Opera, recording the screen with Kazam. I was watching videos on Youtube and after a while Ubuntu hanged insanely. I forcibly shut it down by pressing the power button. ...
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My ubuntu runs in slow motion on ubuntu 13.04 asus 1015cx

My specs: my Asus EeePC 1015CX certified by ubuntu 12.04 lts asus 1015 cx with gma 3600 graphic card intel atom dual core ubuntu 13.04 My problem: I need to use ubuntu 13.04, not 12.04. ubuntu ...
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Can i run Ubuntu 12.04?

OK, so i just need a little advice. I own a Fujitsu Esprimo Mobile v6535 machine with these specs: 4GB RAM Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU T4300 @ 2.10GHz × 2 Unknown graphics driver (found somewhere on ...
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Ubuntu 13 change drm_kms_helper poll param

I had ubuntu for 3 years( since version 11). Every version I had, had the Intel Graphics bug in it's kernel - randomly freezing mouse. I fixed this problem using "echo N> ...
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The system is running in low-graphics mode (12.04)

Every time I boot I get the "The system is running in low-graphics mode" error. The problem is similar to this one: "the system is running in low graphics mode" i get this message when i ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 screen freezing [duplicate]

I have some issues with my Ubuntu 13.04 upgrade. From time to time everything on the screen except mouse pointer freezes forever. Ctrl+Alt+F1 (and so on) still works: if there is animation on screen, ...
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Ubuntu 13.04: bad 3d performance of intel ironlake

I'm using ubuntu 13.04 and got VERY bad 3d performance with intel ironlake comparing with a windows installation. Is there any way I can improve this? I already tried various paramaters of the i915 ...
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Why do my transparent dialogs appear glitchy, and for those unfortunate enough to have seizures… cause problems?

The screenshots here show what I mean by glitchy: Side note: I'm using a laptop from 2006, with integrated 945GM graphics, so that's probably my problem.
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xrandr-VGA1 add and remove

I need help I'm using ubuntu 13.04 on Dell Inspiron 1545 Mobile Intel® GM45 Express Chipset x86/MMX/SSE2 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile 4 Series Chipset Integrated Graphics ...
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How to fix black screen after update to 13.04 in a HP 530?

After updating to Ubuntu 13.04 (from 12.04) I've got a blackscreen at boot. The machine is running fine as I hear the startup sound to enter my password, I just don't see anything. I started using ...
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How do I use 2 video boards on Dell XPS 15? [duplicate]

Can I make Ubuntu 12.10 or 13.04 use both NVIDIA and Intel graphics processor? And how do I do that?
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Poor performance when opening windows on new PC

I have just installed Linux on a new PC. I have a CD of Windows drivers - things seem to run OK, but windows open really slowly (like chug, chug, chug), and menus expand slowly, so presumably it's a ...
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Background Problem in Dashboard [duplicate]

i just installed ubuntu 13.04 in my old pc .. i installed XCFE before but it would satisfied me , and i decide i just want to use this pc as SVN Server and edit php file also as web server too ! but ...
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How to install Intel CedarView drivers on Ubuntu 12.10 or 13.04?

I am looking for instructions on how to install cedarview graphics drivers on Ubuntu 13.04 32bit. My graphics hardware is a GMA3600 aka Power VR SGX545. EDIT: It seems that they are not in Raring ...
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Asus EEE PC Seashell series Intel® Atom™ CPU N2600 @ 1.60GHz × 4.. Best Ubuntu version/flavor for my [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu...because of my Windows problems i completely erased it and installed through USB while WiFi On, the latest version of Ubuntu13.04.. Everything is working fine and perfect. but it ...
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Unknown libva error

My GMA 4500MHD Intel® GM45 Express Chipset supported VAAPI (See link below) Video Acceleration API But I get this error: $ vainfo libva libva: libva version 0.31.0 libva: va_getDriverName() ...
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Video flickers when HDMI monitor attached

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 on my Dell Latitude E6520. My video card: VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GF119M [NVS 4200M] (rev a1) When I plug in the HDMI cable for my second monitor, I ...
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Graphics Performance is Worse in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS than Windows XP: Using- Intel® 945G x86/MMX/SSE2 [closed]

Graphics Performance is Worse in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS than Windows XP: Using- Intel® 945G x86/MMX/SSE2 In Windows XP Professional, the graphics process much more effectively. I can watch HD videos ...
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Monitor ramdomly powers off

I'm having a problem with notebook screen on Ubuntu 13.04(for what i remember it happened on 12.10 too), sometimes( i think at least, mostly when playing games) the monitor just powers off, but the ...
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Problems with video on the ubuntu installation

I want to install the 13.04 version in dual-boot with my Windows 7 via wubi. I'm not experienced user and do not have much knowledge about the commands, terminal and so on. When I boot the DVD or USB ...
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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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How to run Ubuntu 13.04 with 3D acceleration using intel HD 4000?

When my system boot and try to load Ubuntu, I have only a graphic bug in the screen. I tried to use the nomode set mode and it works, but i don't have 3d acceleration and don´t have any drivers to ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 can only work in recovery mode

I have just updated my 12.10 to 13.04. Everything is updated. But I can only boot to a black screen. I mean after the GRUB interface and purple screen. And I can hear the voice of the password ...
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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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Start ubuntu13.04 and then it turns to black screen [duplicate]

I do need help. I just updated 12.10 to 13.04 but the problem occured. Every time I start my laptop it turns to a black screen. After the grub and the purple screen. And I also hear the voice from ...
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Laptop boots with blank screen but HDMI Monitor is working [duplicate]

English translation: Hello all, can you help me fix this problem. I installed Ubuntu on my notebook for the first time. My laptop is an ACER ASPIRE 5336 I installed Ubuntu while connected to an ...
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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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Ubuntu 13.04 AMD/Intel Hybrid Switchable Graphics NOT WORKING! [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 on the HP Pavilion dv7-6175us with AMD Radeon HD 6490M/Intel HD Graphics 3000 Switchable graphics. How can I make switchable graphics work on Ubuntu?
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Ubuntu 13.04 AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics is not working [duplicate]

The same problem again, now for the newest release 13.04: On 12.10 my Sony Vaio VPCSE with Intel® HD Graphics 3000 and AMD Radeon™ HD 6630M worked fine with the Catalyst Control Center, installed as ...
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Graphics problem after upgrade to 13.04

I upgraded from 12.10 to 13.04, and am having graphics bugs. Either the screen is blank with random colored pixels at the top of the screen or I get repeated patterns or colors. I reinstalled (clean) ...
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Installing Drivers from the Intel Website

Alright, I need to know how to install the Drivers from the Intel Website, I have tried running the Shell files but they launch as a text file would, so I am quite lost The computer in which the ...
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How to Install AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M on Ubuntu 13.04 64bit

It has been many days now and I tried almost all the methods provided on the internet but I have had no success. Please help me install my AMD ATI Radeon Graphics HD 6770M on Ubuntu 13.04 64bit. ...
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Ubuntu 13.04. fail to start after installing nvidia drivers (Vostro laptop)

Everything worked fine in 13.04 Ubuntu but then i installed nvidia-drivers-103 Now it does not load into login screen at all. I see blank purple screen during start-up and then just blank black screen ...
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How To Install Intel Linux Drivers in Ubuntu 13.04? [duplicate]

I have search all around but didn't find any Intel Linux Drivers for Ubuntu 13.04 Only supported version is 12.04 & 12.10 ...
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Ubuntu on Windows (WUBI)

I have recently installed Ubuntu on my Mac running Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit using Boot Camp and every time I boot into Ubuntu, I login like normal and it freezes up and doesn't work. I have 4gb of ...
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How to diagnose HDMI problems properly?

After booting into Windows 8, my hdmi connected screen stayed black, and now neither Windows nor Ubuntu recognise any hdmi hardware connected. xrandr only lists LVDS and VGA ports. I am using an i5 ...