Questions related to the Nvidia graphics and motherboard chipsets and the related drivers.

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NVIDIA problem: nvidia-smi and all other related nvidia commands freeze the terminal

I just rebooted a server with 2 nvidia titan X that was perfectly working but now when I type nvidia-smi or start a python process that uses one of the GPUs, the terminal freezes. Do you have any ...
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Bumblebee with LD_LIBRARY_PATH and ModulePath empty

I've been struggling with this problem for quite a time. I just upgraded my xubuntu to 16.04 and my nvidia drivers broke again. So, as usual, I had to uninstall all nvidia drivers (I was using ...
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Monitor says “No Signal” on 90% of boot-ups

9 out of 10 times when I boot-up my computer, my monitor hangs on DisplayPort: No Signal When it does work (10% of boot-ups), it works absolutely perfect for as long the computer is on. I am ...
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ASUS ROG G551VW Nvidia driver issues

I have ASUS G551VW laptop with NVIDIA Geforce GTX 960M. I have installed ubuntu 14.04 on it. It works fine until I try to install NVIDIA driver on it. When I install NVIDIA driver from nvidia ...
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Fixing the Nvidia Graphics Screen Flicker Issue

I know there are a lot of questions about this -- I've read at least 100 questions about it but still can't find a solution to the Nvidia screen flicker issue. I've had this issue since 11.10. The ...
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Built-in laptop monitor is not detected anymore

The problem The built-in monitor of my laptop is not detected and goes blank at the login screen. However an external monitor connected to the VGA port is correctly detected and gets recognized as ...
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No sound from HDMI audio output (NVIDIA)

I can't get audio out from HDMI for my HTPC. Using Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS - KODIbuntu on Lenovo Ideacentre Q150 hardware with NVIDIA ION graphics. The problem appears to be that the PC doesn't recognize ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Login Loop/no launcher nvidia

I recently upgraded from Ubuntu 15 (.10 I think) to Ubuntu 16.04, and had the login loop issue (where I would enter my password, press enter and then it would take me right back to login screen, same ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 freezes when suspeding

I have a Lenovo z40-70 Laptop with a Geforce 820M. Whenever my Ubuntu suspends it freezes. It only shows a black screen and doesn't respond to any command. I had the same issue when I was using ...
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Boot Ubuntu on a specific GPU in a multi-GPU environment (no laptop)

My home computer has a Radeon HD6970 plus a Geforce GT 740 video card. I use the more powerful Radeon under Windows for gaming, while the Geforce is there for some OpenCL and Vulkan stuff I plan to ...
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Unable to shutdown/restart when switch to Intel Graphics

I'm unable to shutdown/restart my computer when I switch the Intel Graphics. I have GTX 970M Graphics Card with i7 6700HQ, I'm able to start Ubuntu typing as boot parameter idle=nomwait, without this ...
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GPU plus default graphics card - ubuntu X desktop does not start

situation is as follows I have a server with a matrox GMA200, I installed a titan X, then: sudo service lightdm stop installed nvidia drivers created xorg.conf ... forced display to run with the old ...
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nvidia-settings does not work since upgrade to 14.04

Since I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 from 13.10, it is impossible to change any parameter in nvidia-settings without this program crashing. nvidia-settings is starting correctly but if I try to change ...
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Minimalist Ubuntu 16.04 distribution/ install steps needed

My install image (Ubuntu 16.04 desktop, ISO image installed from DVD) doesn't get far on my machine, which runs Linux Mint 17.2 fine. I have a multiheaded system with this hardware: CUDA: NVIDIA ...
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Rotate External Display with NVIDIA drivers

I am running Ubuntu 16.04 64-bit and have an NVIDIA GeForce 940M graphics card (proprietary NVIDIA drivers are installed for this). I have an external monitor that I want to rotate Counter-Clockwise ...
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Unable to remove Multiple Nvidia Drivers Ubuntu

There were multiple drivers installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 system, so I was unable to run OpenCL programs. I therefore did sudo apt-get remove --purge nvidia* to start all over again. However when I do ...
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Chrome WebGL crashing on Ubuntu 16.04

I recently upgraded from Linux Mint 17.3 MATE (Ubuntu 14.04) to Ubuntu 16.04. Before upgrading, WebGL was working correctly in Chrome. Pages with simple WebGL, like get.webgl.org still work, but now ...
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Drivers for GeForce 7300 GS?

I have been searching EVERYWHERE!!!!! And I cannot seem to find a driver for my GeForce 7300 GS video card. If I don't get it, the Android SDK emulator won't work. I get this error while starting the ...
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Invisible Mouse Cursor on startup on 14.04 [SOLVED]

My mouse cursor won't appear on startup unless I restart lightdm. But when I reboot cursor doesn't appear. I tried the setting below: gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.cursor active ...
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Login broken after 15.10 -> 16.04 LTS upgrade, related to NVIDIA driver

I have just updated my system from 15.10 to 16.04 via sudo do-release-upgrade. During this process, it displayed a screen with the following message: Your system has UEFI Secure Boot enabled. UEFI ...
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Nvidia drivers and UEFI working together [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 16.04 and after enabling Secure Boot Nvidia drivers stops loading. Same is with VirtualBox kernel modules. When I try to force loading kernel # modprobe nvidia_361 modprobe: ERROR: ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - NVidia GTX 860M and OpenGL SL 4.5?

I'm using Ubuntu only to learn the OpenGL SL programming. I was on Debian version but I got a big problem and I'm tired to solve them (sometime just with an update). Whatever ... Now I'm on Ubuntu ...
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14.04 System video card failure

I have a MSI CX61 2PC (with i3-4100 M and GeForce 820M). Since some days I have some issues with my screen laptop , it just turning black for no apparent reasons. Sometimes change resolution or ...
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Triple Monitor Setup Problem (specifc, could not find an answer)

Despite my sincerest efforts to avoid asking a question that thousands of others have had similar issues -- alas, I am not skilled enough in Linux to diagnose this myself and no other solution attempt ...
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Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT HDMI no audio?

I can't get audio working using a HDMI cable with my Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT card.
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can't install Ubuntu 14.04 - black screen - Samsung RV-411

Newbie here. Got my hands on an old Samsung RV-411 laptop (was running on Win7 Home Premium) and thought of trying out Linux. Followed this website ...
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nvidia driver in 16.04 - GT216M - sony vaio

Hi i upgrade system do 16.04 - and cannot use drivers. Now have 640x480 display only available. root@lapop-vaio:/home/grek# lspci |grep NVI 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation ...
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Is it a good idea to install nvidia 361 drivers in 14.04?

I learnt that for 14.04 the last driver version is nvidia-352 but there's version 361 for 16.04. Is it a good idea to just grab the .deb from their website and install it on 14.04?
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Scaling with a 4k monitor and 2k monitor

I'm currently using two 2k monitors and a third 4k monitor. Is there any way to use max resolution on all of them and scale things up a bit on just the 4k monitor? I've been digging around for ages ...
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No graphical user interface after update on 16.04

After an update from Ubuntu GNOME 15.10 to 16.04 my gui completly crashes after GRUB. If I try a normal boot, the gui freezes there, where the LVM needs the password to decrypt the systemdrive. I can ...
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Unable to log into desktop environment after nvidia driver install

I was trying to use the latest version of Blender and found out that the newest NVIDIA drivers need to be installed so I can use the GPU in my gaming laptop (originally loaded with Windows 10). SO I ...
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running apt-get install nvidia-current wants to downgrade the driver

When I run sudo apt-get install nvidia-current I get this: The following extra packages will be installed: libcuda1-304 nvidia-304 nvidia-opencl-icd-304 The following packages will be REMOVED: ...
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Installed Ubuntu 16.04 on MSI GL62, installing NVidia drivers leads to login loop

I recently got a new laptop running Windows 10. I wiped it, and am in the process of installing Ubuntu 16.04 in my Ubuntu + Windows 8.1 dual boot. The laptop has an Nvidia GTX 960m in it as a ...
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No G-SYNC option in NVIDIA-SETTINGS?

I have no G-SYNC options available in the nvidia-settings. I have got a g-sync ready laptop with a NVIDIA GTX970M and am currently running 16.04LTS. Any help would be greatly appreciated! EDIT: I ...
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Unity 8 not working with NVIDIA graphics card

I am on Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) and have heard that, with this distribution, I would be able to get a better look at the Unity 8 and Mir desktop interface. I understand that it is still buggy and ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 and NVidia drivers

This question was already asked a few times already. The threads where it was asked were closed due to low quality answers. I can confirm that none of the answers worked for me - I upgraded the ...
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Kernel 4.x.x and NVIDIA drivers

I am using Linux Mint but soon it will be clear the reason why I posted here on askubuntu. The fact is that I upgraded the kernel to version 4.2.3 to solve an issue regarding my wireless card but, by ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 hangs at purple screen during “try Ubuntu without installing”

System Specs, i5 6500, Nvidia GTX 970. Installing Ubuntu on top of Windows 10 Tried with novoemode=0 and with nomodeset. Still no progress.
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nvidi-361 login loop ubuntu 16.04 lts

i installed ubuntu 16.04 and installed nvidia-361 drivers that were shown as trusted drivers. but as i rebooted my system my system struck into login loop. i am using hp envy 15 series laptop with ...
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Ubuntu boots to black screen after upgrade to 16.04

I updated recently to 16.04 and when I bootup my computer I get to grub and the loading screen with the ubuntu logo, but then I hear the drums when ubuntu boots up but the screen is black. I tried ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 install fails upgrade, fails install from bootable usb

I have an intel i7 CPU, geforce gtx 970 GPU, and an asus motherboard with 3 monitors. I had a working version of Ubuntu 15.10 with CUDA as the video driver. Then, I chose to upgrade the system... ...
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boot to black screen after upgrade

I upgarted from 14.04 to 16.04. after boot the terminal tty1 opens, and a message is repeated: brcmsmac bcma0:1: brcmsmac: brcms_ops_bss_info_changed: disassociated brcmsmac bcma0:1: ...
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How to set up nVidia Optimus/Bumblebee in 14.04

The previous methods i have used to set up Bumblebee on 13.10 based distributions is not working under Ubuntu 14.04 . How can I set up Bumblebee and Bumblebee GUI in Ubuntu 14.04 ?
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CPU# stuck 23s! Dell Inspirion 7559 [on hold]

I recently purchased a Dell Inspirion 15 7759, I have a lot of problem installing ubuntu 16.04 because the live usb just get stuck on the boot screen and I have to be restarting over and over again ...
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How would ubuntu 14.04 run on my hardware

So I'm very new to Ubuntu. I'm building a new computer to run on Ubuntu and I'm just wondering how Ubuntu 14.04 would run on the following hardware I have purchased: 4gb DDR3 ram AMD Phenom 2 Quad ...
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Ubuntu 16.04: nvidia drivers for GeForce GTX 960M

Some time ago I asked a similar question about Ubuntu 14.04. Now I just installed Ubuntu 16.04, hoping that with the new version the graphic card was recognized effortless. Sadly I still have a ...
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Monitor : no image after turning off then on

I would like to use my monitor as display for two computers, so I would like to switch the input as I want beetween the computer 1 and the computer 2. When I switch on the computer 2 everything is ...
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Problem with Nvidia 7200/7300 and nouveau drivers

Sorry if this is a stupid question but, when I upgraded to 14.04 (from 12.10 I think) I immediately had a problem with slow graphics response with the default nouveau driver. On switching to the ...
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how to stop multi-monitor setup from changing?

I am using a new install of Ubuntu 16.04 with an Nvidia GTX 760. One of my monitors, for some reason or another, takes about 1-2 seconds longer than the other 3 turn on when all of my screens come on ...