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

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Ubuntu 15.10 Intel video stutter

I have got a Intel nuc5ppyh with an n3700 Intel processor. I've got this system hooked up to my lg TV(60hz). My problem is that I have video stutter in all kinds of video playback (kodi, flash, ...
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Ubuntu 13.10, kernel 3.11 blank screen issue with hybrid graphics

On my HP Envy, which has both an Intel on-chip graphics card and an Nvidia Geforce: *-display UNCLAIMED description: 3D controller product: GK208M [GeForce GT 740M] vendor: NVIDIA ...
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Ubuntu not detecting second monitor

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on a Lenovo x61s Thinkpad. As the screen's rather small and I want to do some video editing, I thought I'd plug in a monitor and use that. The monitor is Relisys JM777 (quite ...
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No version of Ubuntu can be installed with any Skylake 6th generation Intel processor

Ubuntu can't be installed on my system because of what the title says. This is because support Intel HD Graphics 530 was only just added in Linux kernel 4.3 and all versions of Ubuntu only have kernel ...
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How to install i915_bo driver in Linux Mint [on hold]

the chosen answer in this post mentions the installation of the i915_bo driver: http://askubuntu.com/a/715006/40540 I have the same OS (Linux Mint 17.3), but I'm running the i915 driver. Can someone ...
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Intel Haswell strange graphics and boot issue

I build a new system with a Core i5-4570S CPU and I use the internal graphics card. I can Install Ubuntu 13.04 without problem and everything seems to work fine, but during boot and when I turn the ...
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Dual monitor not working - Intel Graphics & Nvidia 960m

I don't really know where to start looking to solve this problem. Searching the web didn't get me very far. I'm not using any special adapter, it's a straight HDMI cable. It's a fresh install of ...
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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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Very unstable video playback on Ubuntu 15.10

From VLC and SMPlayer to Chrome, I am experiencing daily and even hourly video playback issues. For one, please look at this YouTube video that was playing in full-screen mode in Chrome and as soon as ...
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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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Optimized kernel for intel 4200U [on hold]

Is there any kind of optimized kernel for my notebook? Just for haswell or maybe for intel hd graphics?
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Ubuntu 14.04 brightness problem (Lenovo Z500)

My brightness controls weren't working before but I didn't really care, but somehow I lowered my screen brightness while downloading league through playonlinux. Now the brightness controls aren't ...
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How do I know if I'm using a GPU?

How to find out in Ubuntu (14.04) whether the processor has a GPU or not? I went through a few links and the results are as given below for my system specs. $ lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible ...
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Brightness problem with ubuntu 15.10 and z500 lenovo laptops

Hi and thanks for ur attention. For z500 lenvo laptop there is a problem with brightness key on windows 8.1 and windows 10; and each one has their own solution. Currently I have windows 10 and for ...
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nvidia-prime doesn't turn off Nvidia card while using intel graphics

So I'm using nvidia-352-updates and nvidia-prime. It also installed bbswitch and some other packages. I've set nvidia-prime to use the Intel card. It is using that card but powertop reports that the ...
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How to use only the Nvidia GPU?

I have a laptop with an integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 and a dedicated GPU from Nvidia. Since the Intel HD Graphisc is crashing all the time, how can I switch only on the Nvidia GPU and never use ...
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How can I use my Intel HD GPU at the same time as my NVIDIA GPU on a Desktop system?

So, I've found only a handful of questions / articles about this topic but in pretty much all cases it's about laptops. This is very different because it's usually related to Nvidia Optimus sort of ...
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Unable to change brightness in a Lenovo laptop

Brightness adjustment keys <Fn + ⇑/⇓> have no effect (although they are recognized by the environment), and I can't change the brightness using GUI tools as well. This seems like a problem in ...
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HD Graphics 530 (i7-6700) & latest stable kernel

I'm going to buy an i7-6700 skylake processor (along with an Asus Z170-A motherboard), and I intend to install Ubuntu Mate 15.10. Should I expect troubles with the integrated Intel HD Graphics 530? ...
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Updating graphic drivers because Maple is unable to render 3D graphics with Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to plot a 3D graph with Maple on Ubuntu 14.04, but I get the following error: Maple is unable to render 3D graphics Your operating system, graphics, or video driver may require ...
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Is Dota2 playable on the specs below?

Message generated from Steam, "Failed to create an OpenGL context. Your graphics card must support at least OpenGL v3.1" Appreciate your help from a total newbie on ubuntu.
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Graphics driver problem: full grey screen

My laptop GPU integrated is: Intel HD Graphics 3000 Sandybridge. The dedicated one is Nvidia Geforce GT 630M 2GB. I installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.10 on this laptop. I installed all the updates from the ...
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Graphics problems on Asus EEE 1101 HA, Precise Pangolin

I installed Precise Pangolin x386 Desktop version via USB stick without incident. There are two, possibly related, problems: After suspend (e.g. closing the lid), the graphics are corrupted as ...
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Intel graphics card refresh rate

I have a two monitor setup running on a integrated Intel graphics (HD 4600). I'm trying to run an application at the refresh rate of either of the displays (both running at 60 Hz). This works fine ...
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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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Problem with Intel 945GM graphics card

Hi recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 and I decided to upgrade to Ubuntu 15.10 and I could tell my problem with graphics card for graphics acceleration is time-consuming and also that seeing a video in ...
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On NUC6i5SYK Ubuntu Linux 15.10 display goes to sleep immediately after splash screen appears

I installed Ubuntu Linux 15.10 from a USB thumb drive on my NUC6i5SYK. I had to add nomodeset to get the LiveCD environment to boot, as the display would sleep if I didn't (as described here: Intel ...
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Can I use Intel HD 4000 Graphics and discrete Radeon HD for dual monitors?

On windows I have a dual monitor setup. I have one monitor connected directly to the motherboard, running off of Intel HD 4000 graphics. I have another monitor connected directly to my Radeon HD 7850. ...
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How to use integrated Intel graphics instead of Nvidia graphics on MacBook Pro?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 64bit on MacBook Pro 15" 2010 (MacBookPro6,2) and I would like to use the integrated Intel graphics instead of the dedicated Nvidia graphics Ubuntu boots with on this ...
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Intel945g : graphical glitches in ubuntu

sudden graphical glitches i have used Ubuntu since 12.04 release, but i experience graphical glitches in my Ubuntu 15.10 . I suspect the Intel video cad drivers because ,i have experienced the same ...
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Intel HD Graphics 530 not working on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm currently trying to setup an Ubuntu 15.10 to run VMs with VGAPassthrough. The to be dedicated graphics card should be my GTX750ti, with the internal graphics chip of the i7-6700k (Intel HD ...
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How to disable my inboard ( intel ) graphic card

I'm pretty new to linux, but I did my best to obtain all information regarding my issue so maybe someone could help out. I have an HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook, with Ubuntu 14.04 manually installed. The ...
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How to get OpenGL 2+ support on Intel integrated graphics

I have a laptop that has a Core Duo T2050 w. Intel® 945GM x86/MMX/SSE2 integrated graphics. I recently installed Steam and attempted to play CS:S and To The Moon and both times received a warning ...
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Intel Graphics Installer problem

Im using ubuntu gnome 15.10 and trying to install my intel core i5 graphics driver using Intel Graphics Installer. since my country iran is under U.S. embargoes, i have to use an IP anonymizer and im ...
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What alternative use can I give to an internal graphic card ? [closed]

I have recently bought an nVidia Quadro FX1700 and as my PC has an onboard card (Intel 82Q965). I was thus wondering what uses I could give to the card besides the use as hybrid graphics. I have ...
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Skylake Integrated graphics not working on 15.10

I've been searching all over the net for the past couple of days, trying to get the integrated graphics on my Intel i5-6400 working, but no luck so far. I'm running a fresh Ubuntu 15.10 and ...
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Random striped lines on my screen (Intel 82Q35 GPU)

I have white or black horizontal striped lines on my windows. lspci : root@ubuntu15:~# lspci -k | grep -EA2 'VGA|3D' 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 82Q35 Express Integrated ...
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Ubuntu 15.10: blurry texts and images

I'm all new to Linux systems environment, therefore as Ubuntu itself — I'm using the 15.10 "Wily Werewolf" version —, and I've already searched a lot on the internet, in this, and several ...
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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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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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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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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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screen artifacts in kubuntu 15.10

Experiencing following issues: screen artifacts/flickers when minimizing/maximizing. restarting plasma doesn't fix the issue. gui sometimes freezes and computer must be rebooted. I have been ...
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Kubuntu, Flex mode ram and intel graphics

I'm running Kubuntu 15.10 and I have a Gigabyte GA-G41M-Combo. I'm using the integrated Intel graphics. I'm trying to use a 4Gb ram stick and a 2Gb (different speeds). Both memories work fine by ...
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How do I get optimum screen resolution with Intel integrated graphics?

I have just installed ubuntu 15.10 on an older pc with an Intel Corporation 82946GZ/GL Integrated Graphics Controller and a LG Flatron 2211T 22" monitor 1920x1020_60.00. I can only get 1024x768 ...
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I do I know whether hardware acceleration is working on VLC?

I'm on Ubuntu 15.10 and I've installed packages related to vaapi shown on this link How do I enable hardware accelerated video in VLC with Intel HD 4000 GPU? I've tried playing a 1080p vid ...
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Framerate drops in all games on Intel HD Graphics

I am experiencing serious framerate drops (down to around 2-4fps) in all games on my Thinkpad T420 with Intel HD Graphics 3000. The games I've tried have been both very high and very low demand games ...
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nVidia Optimus - switch graphic card without logout

I'm happy user of MSI GP60 Leopard. It has Intel HD Graphics 4600 and nVidia GeForce 840M. Official driver downloaded from nVidia website doesn't work. After install X server hangs right after login ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 not detecting 2nd screen

I have been trying to solve this problem for around 2 months and have seen pretty much every possible solution on this site and everywhere else with no success . Im running ubuntu 12.04 with intel ...
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Strange screen flickering issue after apt-get update on 15.10

I am running Ubuntu 15.10 on my Surface Pro 3 and have run into a screen flickering issue upon logging in. The screen will remain black and only flicker on when the mouse is moved (or some visual ...