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Bumblebee and Lenovo IdeaPad Z580 with Nvidia GeForce GT 630M

Bumblebee doesn't recognizes my graphic card, $ lspci | grep -i vga 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller (rev 09) 01:00.0 VGA compatible ...
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System is running in low-graphics mode after instaling Bumblebee in my Lenovo Z570 NVIDIA gpu

I am a newable ubuntu user about a month ago. My maschine's specs are : Linux lenovo-Ideapad-Z570 3.11.0-19-generic #33~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Wed Mar 12 21:16:27 UTC 2014 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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Lenovo Y510p with Nvidia graphic crashes on resume from suspend?" [closed]

Ubuntu goes to sleep and turns back on after unplugging charger. And then crashes and displays the following screen. This is a fresh install. I have a lenovo y510p, with an Nvidia Geforce 550M ...
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bumblebee and lenovo: OS crash after (unsuccesful) installation

I have been struggling for some days now, and unfortunately not solved the problem: I am trying to install Bumblebee on Ubuntu (both 12.04 and 13.10) with a Lenovo T440p with hybrid graphic cards ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 failed NVIDIA drivers install (no bumblebee)

Thinkpad W520 with Quadro 1000m, optimus disabled. Reading a little bit about the topic, I thought I was well prepared and did the following: sudo apt-get remove --purge nvidia* sudo ...
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blank screen on entering the password? [duplicate]

I recently installed the nvidia driver to my lenovo laptop.After that i updated the system,from then onwards after entering the password it is showing the blank screen and background process are ...
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SlI and Drivers

I currently have Ubuntu solely installed on a Lenvo Y500 with nvidia650m SLI, i am running nvidia driver version 319(tested). I cannot turn sli on though, Using the (sudo nvidia-xconfig --sli=) ...
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239 views

Cant install Ubuntu 12.04.4 on Lenovo T61 Nvidia Quadro NVS 140M

I have problem with my laptop and Ubuntu 12.04.4. I want install this OS on my Lenovo ThinkPad T61 with Nvidia Quadro NVS 140M but i cant because screen is crashed. The pictures is what I see when I ...
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Bumblebee with 2 dedicated video cards?

So I have a lenovo 510p laptop, with integrated Intel HD 4600 graphics, plus 2 GeForce GT 755M-s, one of which is in the ultrabay and thus is removable. I'm running Lubuntu 13.10. I use the ...
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Ubtunu 12.04 x86_64 Which Proprietary Nvidia Driver for nVidia GT216GLM [Quadro FX 880M] supports brightness controls on Lenvo W510?

I have a Lenovo W510 and installed Ubuntu 12.04 onto it (64 bit). The device is certified for Ubuntu: http://www.ubuntu.com/certification/hardware/201101-6974/ However that certification page ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 and Lenovo video card

i have a old Lenovo Y510. i was running Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 it ran very well in either windows or Ubuntu 12.04 but i never could find the drivers for the video card more specifically the ...
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Nvidia gtx 755 with bumblebee - Failed to initialize the NVIDIA GPU at PCI:1:0:0 - Lenovo Y410P

I installed bumblebee with nvidia-331. I expected optirun glmark2 to run glmark2 but I got an error. $ optirun glmark2 [ 785.642896] [ERROR]Cannot access secondary GPU - error: [XORG] (EE) ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 doesnt detect my nvidia 635m on my laptop

I dont see any other hardware detected in my additional drivers section but my wifi adaptor.In only detects my intel hd 4000 video card and not my nvidia one how can i fix that ?
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1answer
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No GUI on Lenovo with nvidia

I updated my Ubuntu with the normal update on December 17th, and now I have no GUI display. It is an Lenovo 4314-9VG S/N R9-69 PE7 10/08, with 3.2.0-57-generic-pae kernel Have tried to make sudo ...
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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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I cant install nvidia drivers for gt635m on ubuntu 13.10

Last night I tried to install the nvidia drivers from the official site but the .run didn't work for some reason. So after it, I tried to install them with sudo apt-get install nvidia-current and ...
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Lenovo Y570 GT555m

Maybe im noob, but just using ubuntu like 4 days,my laptop is lenovo Y570 with NVIDIA GT555m, all four days i cant setting my drivers,i google everywhere, but there is no good decision =( Trying ...
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147 views

Modify grub.conf for Ubuntu partition

I was using this thread How to modify grub.conf for Ubuntu partitionto solve a problem in getting my Y500 to boot after a new install, and ran into a problem. I was able to use sudo mount /dev/sdb8 ...
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Cannot get Nvidia drivers working on Lenovo Y510P

I cannot get nVidia drivers to load on my Lenovo Y510p. It ends up in either of 2 different states, either nothing loads, and I'm stuck in runlevel3, or I get a super low resolution desktop. I have ...
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How do I enable the brightness keys on a Lenovo y500 750m sli?

has anyone managed to get your brightness keys working in Ubuntu? I'm running 13.04 and the latest stable Nvidia drivers. Thus far I have tried this to no evail: I cannot change the screen brightness. ...
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0answers
228 views

Lenovo T530 randomly turns off when connected to external monitor

I've been experiencing a very strange problem on my Lenovo T530 on Ubuntu 12.04. The computer randomly shuts off with no warning. This seems to be completely random, although I've noticed that it only ...
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NVIDIA driver fails after update on 12.04 using lenovo w520 laptop w/ quadro 1000m display driver

Im new to ubuntu and I am excited to start using it. I have been using it for a day now and am noticing that the OS is hanging a lot. I think this may be due to my display driver not being installed ...
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Have problem installing Nvidia Geforce 650M driver for Ubuntu 13.04 on Lenovo Z 580

Earlier I tried installing drivers from using some ppa and it screws up my resolution. Could anybody help me get through with this issue?? Thanks.
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Ubuntu 13.4 starting problem [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu 13.4 on my Lenovo by using Wubi installer,at the boot menu when i select the Ubuntu option the screen goes black ,but when i select the advace Ubuntu option in recovery mode it ...
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1answer
172 views

What are the precautions/steps that I must take to install Ubuntu on a FreeDOS laptop?

I am buying a Lenovo G500s laptop with FreeDOS (I opted for it). I want to install Ubuntu on it. Will there be any problem in this case? My laptop configuration is Intel core i5 3rd generation ...
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1answer
52 views

Driver and Hardware compatiblity

I am looking at a laptop and there are two things that I think might not be compatible. It has: a dual SLI-Nvidia Gtx 650, and a hybrid drive 1TBHDD+16GB SSD. Here's the laptop. So, I want to ...
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1answer
140 views

Screen shuts down when trying to install or try ubuntu? [duplicate]

I bought Lenovo Y510P and I want to use Ubuntu. When I try install or try Ubuntu the screen shuts down and nothing appears. When I selected to try Ubuntu. I hear the sound of Ubuntu start yet, the ...
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404 views

Nvidia GT 750m graphics problem with dual boot in my lenovo ideapad Y500

After doing a long try, i got success to load Ubuntu 12.04 with Windows 8(dual boot) in my Lenovo ideapad y500. But now window is not working, I simply use legacy mode with UEFI first boot. and ...
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Installing NVIDIA driver causes black screen (750M)

I have a dual boot set up on a Lenovo Ideapad Y500 with NVIDIA 750M and I am having problems installing the graphics cards. I have made sure to install both linux-headers-generic and linux-source, and ...
0
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1answer
358 views

How Drivers? Thinkpad T430u

Hi I recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 onto my Lenovo ThinkPad T430u and as far as I can tell it's all working but I would like to somehow confirm that all the drivers are functioning correctly, ...
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Graphic driver segfault on Lenovo G780 for Nvidia GeForce GT 635M

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my new Lenovo G780. I followed these instructions to install the drivers for my graphics card. When I reboot I can log in, but nothing happens after. I switched to ...
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1answer
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External Display Issues Lenovo W530 Ubuntu 12.10, VGA not recognized

I am running a Lenovo W530 with Ubuntu 12.10. I have tried every solution I could find for this issue but to no avail. Ubuntu will not recognize that I have a VGA monitor connected to the laptop. I ...
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Why is Eclipse Juno on my Lenovo W530 with 12.04 so slow?

I got a new Lenovo W530 with 16 GB of RAM and 280 GB SSD with NVIDIA Quadro K2000M Graphics with 2GB DDR3 Memory. After trying to make 12.10 to work with dual external monitor and failed, I moved to ...
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12.04 on Lenovo y580 Nvidia problems

Ok everyone I have looked on here and on multiple websites each claiming to have a method that works to make the Nvidia GTX660 in my laptop work. I have tried installing the linux-headers, and all of ...
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Modprobe loads nvidia driver but xorg.conf has errors

I recently upgraded to 12.10. In the process, my laptop, which is a W520 in a dock, connected to 2 external monitors (the same monitors.. Dell U2400). I finally got the nvidia-experimental-310 driver ...
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Screen brightness control not working on Lenovo T530

My brightness control doesn't work with a fresh install of 12.10 (brand new laptop). It is set to the brightest setting when I boot up and when I try to change it, I see the notification bar come up ...
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Enabling dual displayport monitor with 12.04 and Lenovo W530. Triple, but no quad monitor

I can get 3 monitors, but not 4 monitors! Pretty cool, but a few issues. I've got a Lenovo W530 and have 12.04. AWESOME. About 3x the performance of my old W500. The W530 supports a displayport ...
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Brightness controll not working in lenovo g580 [duplicate]

my laptop is lenovo g580. Configuration is CPU : Intel® Core™ i3-2370M CPU @ 2.40GHz × 4 GPU : Nvidia geforce 610M Kernel Linux 3.5.0-17-generic My problem is that I cannot control the screen ...
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4answers
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Brightness control not working in Lenovo G580

I purchased a new Lenovo g580 laptop. But I am totally disappointed when I installed Ubuntu on it. Almost all drivers are not working. :-( The laptop configuration is intel i3 processor Nvidia ...
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2answers
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Problem installing Nvidia driver on Lenovo z570

I have a Lenovo z570, I found out that my laptop has two Graphic Card (Intel + Nvidia). When I tried to install Nvidia driver, I've got an error which says: The graphics driver could not find ...
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2answers
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Cannot load nvidia driver on Lenovo IdeaPad Y570 (Nvidia GT 555M)

So I understand that my laptop does not support Nvidia Optimus out of the box (http://askubuntu.com/questions/36930/how-well-do-laptops-with-nvidia-optimus-work), therefore I decided to install ...
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2answers
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Use external monitor automatically, when started in Docking Station

I am using a Thinkpad T510 and I often boot it in a ThinkPad Mini Dock Plus Series 3 (EU). The problem is that if I boot it with the lid closed, I can see grub, I can see the Ubuntu boot splash, but ...
2
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Lenovo Thinkpad W520 not booting with Nvidia card enabled [closed]

On my Lenovo Thinkpad W520 I can switch between Nvidia Optimus or Integrated card. Since a couple of days, My Ubuntu doesn't start any more with the Nvidia card. The boot process stop itself at this ...
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2answers
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Nvidia 555M driver installation problem with a Lenovo Y570

I am trying to install the Nvidia 555M driver on my Lenovo Y570. I've tried all the advises here and other sites but I couldn't solve the problem. I downloaded the graphics card driver from the ...
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3answers
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Cannot change screen brightness on my lenovo z 570?

I am not able to change the screen brightness on lenovo z570. Even the function keys for the brightness are also not working. Any idea ?
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1answer
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Can I get external monitors connected to docking station to work with my Lenovo T420s?

I have a new Lenovo T420s with Nvidia 4200M + Intel HD 3000 graphics cards. When I attach the laptop and monitors to the docking station, nothing happens - the monitors are not recognized. What I ...