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Very slow boot on 16.04 version/ nvidia card instead of intel

I installed the 16.04 version and it's very slow compared to the boot of my previous OS (win10). Ubuntu takes about 1min40sec to boot up while win10 was +- 30s laptop specs: 6GB ram Intel® Core™ i5-...
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How to force Linux to use a specific video card from two available gpu?

system and hardware: MB: MSI Z170A PC MATE; Intel i7-6700 3.4GHz; Nvidia GTX 750 Ti; Nvidia GTX 960; 2 PCIe 3.0 x16 (1st slot) and x4 (2nd slot); Noveau driver Goal: make the 2nd PCIe slot with its ...
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Where can i download Video(Graphics) and Audio driver for my Laptop with NVDIA Graphics Processor

I need the Video driver or the Graphics Driver for my Hp pavilion laptop with NVIDIA processor. And i need the Audio driver for the same laptop configuration. Where can i find those drivers ?
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VGA splitter doesn't show two separate screens on ubuntu MATE 15.04

A few days ago I was lucky enough to obtain a free monitor and I decided to buy a VGA splitter to use it with my other screen. The splitter is an Aten VS92A, if it can be useful. The device works ...
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Turn on proprietary Nvidia graphics driver on Ubuntu 16.04 in recovery mode

I had a working system running Ubuntu 16.04 with the proprietary Nvidia graphics drivers. I decided to switch to nouveau (foolish, I know) and now the system won't boot. It forces me into recovery ...
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ubuntu 16.04 apt-get update error: File not found - /var/cuda-repo-8-0-rc/Packages

When I execute sudo apt-get update in Terminal, this error message appears. Can anyone help me? Get:1 file:/var/cuda-repo-8-0-rc InRelease Ign:1 file:/var/cuda-repo-8-0-rc InRelease Get:2 file:/var/...
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Installing NVIDIA GEFORCE 920 M on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS | Acer Aspire E Series

I Bought Acer Aspire E15 E5-573G-39G8 (NX.MVMSI.045) Notebook last month back which has the below graphic cards 2GB DDR3 NVIDIA 920M Intel Broadwell-U Integrated Graphics ( fallback i guess ) ...
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How to know the utilization of intel GPU in ubuntu?

In case of nvidia GPU, if we use the command nvidia-smi --loop-ms=1000, it will show Here in processes ./ImageMagick has been added, which is my program. Thus my program runs in GPU. In similar way,...
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(Dual Screens) Mouse moves main display to side and shows second display on both main and second display

This is the most hardest thing to explain but here is a video of my problem: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B0TIGQnxlWUpamlGaG5KLXRkVkE/view This has been bugging my ever since I when from Windows ...
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Why does Ubuntu gets stuck on the loading screen?

I've been experiencing many problem lately since I fresh installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my SONY VAIO VPCEH with Windows 7 previously installed. Sometimes when I try to boot Ubuntu, it gets stuck at ...
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Nvidia Geforce 820M driver [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 16.04, want to play games, But nvidia driver is not installed, Should I install the driver for better performance or Intel Graphics will cope up with it? In additional drivers nvidia ...
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What's the correct driver to use with a GeForce 6150SE nforce 430 on lubuntu 14.10?

I've tried three other posts about how to install drivers for NVIDIA GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 Video Drivers for Onboard GeForce 6150SE Nvidia geforce 6150-unity 3d won't work The problem ...
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Switch video drivers in dual boot environment

What is the easiest way to make ubuntu boot on both native computer with NVIDIA card installed and as a VMware guest. After installing nvidia-304 driver package I can't load it in VMware. It stuck in ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 not working on my new PC, Intel i5-6600 Skylake with Nvidia GTX 970

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 before on my laptop and I'm trying to dual boot my new PC with Windows and Ubuntu. I had read that Skylake processors only work with Ubuntu 16.04 so I've tried to install ...
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After upgrading from 12.10 to 16.04 can sign in but screen eventually freezes and breaks

I upgraded my ASUS AMD desktop from Ubuntu 12.10 to 16.04. Although I am able to sign in the cursor and screen will freeze while switching back/forth between applications, then after a few seconds the ...
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Laggy windows, while steam open

While steam is open, dragging a window is laggy. But it's just laggy at the same monitor where steam is open (i have 2 monitors).. why? I have the problem with ubuntu, and with linux mint 18 cinnamon. ...
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Nvidia driver installed but sytem running Gallium 0.4 on llvmpipe

I installed 14.04 a month ago and have not been able to get my Nvidia graphics card to work since that time. Currently the system thinks it is using the Nvidia driver. Output of lshw -c video is as ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 + Nvidia Driver = Blank screen

SOLUTION UPDATE 1: To make the grub change permanent: from terminal run: sudo gedit /etc/default/grub add nomodeset i.e. (GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT="nomodeset quiet splash") save the file from ...
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Can my laptop support Ubuntu?

can this laptop run ubuntu? https://www.pcspecialist.co.uk/notebooks/cosmosXT-15/ these are the specs I choose but I don't knwo if drivers are compatible: Intel® Core™ i7 Quad Core Processor 6700HQ ...
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16.04 no HDMI audio out option

I have read every other thread on this and I can't find a fix. I have an Asus Zenbook UX51V - built in Nvidia 650m graphics (where the HDMI comes from). I have selected the Nvidia drivers in the "...
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Ubuntu 16.04 lagging

I have a problem with lagging ubuntu and really high temperature of GPU (nvidia). Laptop specs: RAM: 8gb CPU Intel® Core™ i5-3210M CPU @ 2.50GHz × 4 GPU GeForce GT 635M/PCIe/SSE2 Ubuntu 16.04 x64 ...
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ubuntu freezes after sleep on laptop V Nitro 17 791G

sometimes, after a sleep, my Ubuntu 16.04 freezes. It was the same thing when I used the 14.04 and 14.10 version. when I use the sleep button fn + f4 it takes a few second to flash the screen and to ...
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Adjusting PowerMizer performance levels without restarting X

I have a NVidia GeForce Ti 550 and am running Xubuntu 16.04, using the official drivers. nvidia-settings reveals that I have three different "performance levels" under the PowerMizer settings, but it ...
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login loop even after remove nvidia driver

I've got infinite loop problem after installing CUDA (which automatically install nvidia driver). I have tried removing nvidia driver with sudo apt-get remove --purge nvidia-* sudo apt-get install ...
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After Nvidia Update Ubuntu Toolbars and desktop missing [duplicate]

I recently tried updating the nvidia drive versions, now i am unable to access terminal or any of the toolbars.I can login but clt alt T does not open terminal.I had run the following commands earlier ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 is not detecting my Nvidia 820M graphic card, how should I install the drivers

Ubuntu 16.04 is not detecting my Nvidia 820M graphic card, how should I install the drivers ? Will I face any problems if I install the drivers?
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How do I remove Nvidia drivers and revert to nouveau (12.04)?

I'd like to give the new nouveau drivers a try. When I try a Ubuntu live distro, they work pretty flawlessly, but I don't seem to be able to use them correctly on my installed system. What I do is ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 won't boot to desktop after fresh install

Kubuntu 16.04 won't boot to desktop after fresh install. Using proprietary NVIDIA driver. On boot up, I get 2 blank screens. To start, I get a console up (ctrl-alt-F1), log in as the user and ...
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No Sound from AlC888S

I have a "alc888S" in HP Touchsmart 600-1050 its showing up as a alc888. front speakers do not work at all no matter what I have tried is there anyway I can get joy from this? I have seen and tried ...
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Backlight too low on Ubuntu 16.04 (Lenovo Laptop)

I can't get the brightness control to work properly on my Ubuntu 16.04 installation. My laptop screen appears really dark, but my second monitor works well. I've already tried a lot of alternatives (...
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Boot freeze after install fresh of 16.04 and nvidia drivers

I've been struggling with a fresh 16.04 desktop install on PC with Nvidia GTX 950. Initial install is fine. Only thing is in Nouveau my 4k monitor only goes up to full hd resolution. After I install ...
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ld cannot find -lvulkan

After successfully installing the LunarG Vulkan SDK (or so I thought) and setting the environment variables in the /etc/profile I still can't build the Vulkan samples. I followed very carefully the ...
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Gnome: Video drivers on Dell XPS 9550 with 4K UHD screen

This laptop has an i7 processor and a discrete Nvidia GTX 960M card. I'm trying to run Gnome Shell. Has anyone got this working really well? And if so, how? My research/trials on Ubuntu Gnome 16.04, ...
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Switching from Intel (Battery Saver) to GTX 970M doesn't work

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my Alienware 17R3, and managed to get the proprietary drivers from the Additional Drivers option. However, trying to switch to the 970M from the Intel GPU using the ...
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Ubuntu-Studio 14.04.3 LTS “Trusty Tahr” on an Acer Aspire V5 laptop and won't display anything through HDMI

jah@jah-Aspire-V5-571G:~$ xrandr Screen 0: minimum 8 x 8, current 1366 x 768, maximum 32767 x 32767 LVDS1 connected 1366x768+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 345mm x 194mm 1366x768 ...
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xcalib -inver -alter does not work with the NVIDIA driver version 364

I have been using xcalib -invert -alter to reverse the colors in my screen. The command works fine with the nouveau driver using the onboard graphics driver. However, when I switch to NVIDIA binary ...
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how do to install the display drivers for a displaylink usb monitor on 13.04?

How do I install the display drivers for a displaylink usb monitor? The monitor connected with the displaylink device has the following messages on the display: [ 10.723468] usb 3-1.1: device ...
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Nvidia low-graphics mode problem after upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04, my Nvidia proprietary driver suddenly become not working. The "system is running in low-graphics mode" message appear every-time I boot my laptop with have Nvidia ...
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ubuntu 16.04 + GTX 1070 causes black screen after choosing ubuntu on grub

Problem: I have a dual boot of Ubuntu and windows on my desktop and I have recently encountered a problem. I installed my GTX 1070 into my desktop and installed the nvidia drivers and everything has ...
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Unable to stub 1 of 2 nvidia cards

I am unable to have my video card claimed completely by stub: [ 9.897987] pci-stub: add 10DE:13C2 sub=FFFFFFFF:FFFFFFFF cls=00000000/00000000 [ 9.897998] pci-stub: add 10DE:0FBB sub=FFFFFFFF:...
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NVIDIA ,Sun Grid engine ,load too high

my cuda version:7.5 nvidia graphic driver version:364.19 the problem is :when running parallel computation, using grid qhost or the top we can see the load is very high (1K~2K),and the machine ...
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DisplayPort without sound in lubuntu

I have installed Lubuntu on my old laptop with Nvidia graphics card. However, when I try connecting it to the TV through DisplayPort, I don't get any sound. I have checked the Nvidia config and there ...
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Xorg conflict with grub on 16.04

I'm running a new install of Ubuntu 16.04. I have a Nvidia GTX 960m. The Nvidia drivers from their site and from the Ubuntu repos both cause me problems (not the least of which being blurry lines ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 doesn't start with nvidia driver

Hello I upgraded from Ubuntu 14.10 to 15.04 and when I use the proprietary Nvidia driver Ubuntu doesn't boot. It shows "Starting 219" on my secondary screen and on my primary screen it shows something ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Installation freezes on Splash Screen - nVidia graphic card

I want to install Ubuntu 16.04 on a new Asus Notebook. Notebook speficiations: https://www.asus.com/us/Notebooks/ASUS-ZenBook-Pro-UX501VW/specifications/ When booting from a newly created USB stick,...
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Just a question about switching GPU's

So im running 16.04 and i currently have a zotac GT 430 in my build, it runs great with OpenGL and the nvidia proprietary drivers. I plan to drop in a new GTX 750ti to get more than 20fps on ...
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Fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS freezes after login

I am having trouble getting Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS to work on my laptop, which is a Medion MD 96320 / WAM 2070. I think the specifications are: Turion 64 X2 @ 1.8 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, GeForce Go 6150 ...
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NVIDIA Driver causes Segmentation fault of graphical applications

I have a little problem with the NVIDIA driver. I've built a PC for scientific computations on which I'm running MATLAB and other programs. To speed up the computations I've included a NVIDIA Quadro ...
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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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Nvidia Drivers and Two Screens problem

Well, I like games and most of games I have only work with OpenGL 4.0, but when I use X.Org driver it only has OpenGL 3.0; and with the Nvidia 364.19 driver (My notebook has a GeForce GT 750 M) it has ...