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

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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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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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Ubuntu 16.04 + DVD = Crash

I'm a new Ubuntu user. I installed Ubuntu 16.04 and tried playing a DVD on VLC (which worked perfectly fine with Ubuntu 14.04). After about a minute, the video stops, while the sound continues. If ...
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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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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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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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Unable to disable secure boot with mokutil in 16.04

Problem, new in 16.04: When I run the command sudo mokutil --disable-validation to disable secure boot validation within Ubuntu, I am asked to type a password twice and then get the message ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Optirun Steam not working with Nvidia 364.19

Optirun steam through terminal worked with driver 361.42 Now, I'm running 364.19 and I get this error message "Couldn't find bootstrap, it's not safe to reset Steam. Please contact technical ...
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CPU# stuck 23s! Dell Inspirion 7559 [closed]

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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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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Primus uninstall still trying to contact bumbleed daemon

I've finally given up trying to sort this issue myself and have come seeking guidance. Originally I had bumblebee installed with the following packages(bumblee bumblebee-nvidia primus nvidia-352). I ...
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How to stop (fullscreen) applications from spanning across monitors in 16.04?

I did a fresh install of 16.04 recently, and to my surprise my second monitor worked pretty much out of the box with the nvidia driver 361.42. The HDMI is wired over the Quadro K1000M and that used to ...
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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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Installing cuda 6.5: likely some package issues

So I had successfully install Cuda 7.5. Turns out I needed something pre 6.5, and I was having difficulty installing it. Seemed like no matter what i did it stayed there, so I did a good search for ...
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Using Intel Intregrated Graphics alongside Nvidia GT 630

I just recently installed Ubuntu 16.04. I've been using it just fine, the only issue is with the displays. What I am trying to do is run three displays on two separate video outputs, one the Intel ...
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Installing Ubuntu 16.04

I am a new Ubuntu user. I am trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 as a stand alone system. I made a disk image of ubuntu-16.04-desktop-amd64.iso on my Mac Air laptop. I tried the CD on my Mac Air and ...
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Kernel Headers not found error on installing NVIDIA cuda drivers on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS

just tired to install the NVIDIA cuda drivers on Ubuntu 16.04 (unsupported) but I get the following error: The driver installation is unable to locate the kernel source. Please make sure that ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 with Secure Boot and Nvidia; unable to get native resolution

After upgrading to 16.04 from 15.10 I fought hard to get the login working. The system is a dual boot and Windows 10 requires the SecureBoot to be enabled, so disabling that is not a solution. I ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Laptop with Nvidia and Intel 3+ monitor configuration

I have an Alienware 14 running dual Intel HD4600 and Nvidia 765M graphics. I am trying to connect two external monitors and run the laptop screen at the same time. If I use the Nouveau driver for my ...
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How can I install CuDNN on Ubuntu 16.04?

The title says it all: For TensorFlow I would like to install cuda and CuDNN. How do I do that on Ubuntu 16.04?
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Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't recognize my Nvidia Gpu

My laptop is a Hp Envy M6 X360 w105dx and I can't get Ubuntu to recognize my Nvidia Gpu, it only see's the Intel integrated graphics. I can change the drivers for the Gpu in the "Additional Drivers" ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - no GUI during installation

I'm trying to install Ubuntu 16.04 on my desktop computer via a dvd. After selecting "install Ubuntu" from the boot menu my monitors stop receiving a signal and go to sleep. Moving the mouse and ...
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Ubuntu startup stuck at blank screen /dev/sda7: clean

I changed my driver from using the nvidia proprietary one to the Xorg open source driver, now after a reboot I get a screen with: /dev/sda7: clean, 353985/7214832 files, 6420282/28775168 blocks And ...
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Cannot get screen at native resolution Xubuntu 16.04

I recently downloaded Xubuntu 16.04 LTS and I'm having an impossible time getting my screen to render at its native resolution of 1280*1024. The computer is an old Lenovo M55e with a Core2Duo E4500 ...
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Driver conflict nvidia/Xorg

sorry for my english and my newbie in ubuntu i'm running on gnome-ubuntu 16.04LTS, i have Nvidia 9500gt with proprietary drivers installed , the problem when i plug out the gpu it won't boot into a ...
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Errors when adding a 5th monitor

I seem to have hit a plateau, and it's not for lack of searching and reading and testing things! I've got a new Dell XPS 8900 with a GTX970 running 15.10; it has 3x DisplayPort 1.2 ports and a single ...
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Looking for ppa kernel for ubuntu 16.04

http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/ dose not have any ppa kernels for 16.04. I have stability with current kernel/nvidia. I have frequent system freeze (when switching between VT). The ...
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X.Org Nouveau display Ubuntu 16.04

Im running Ubuntu 16.04 on my Asus G55VW 15" ROG Laptop. When i use the X.Org driver which is default my system runs fine, ive got a hdmi port and screen which has a naitive res of 2560x1080 which is ...
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Two graphics drivers at the same time?

I have an Intel integrated graphics card "Intel cooperation skylake integrated graphics (rev 06)" and an Nvidia GTX 960m on my laptop. I wanted to use the skylake integrated graphics card for my ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 hangs at startup after installing CUDA toolkit 7.5

After installing CUDA toolkit 7.5.18 on my Ubuntu 14.04.4 system using the offline deb process (outlined here) I've found that when I reboot my system I got stuck at the Ubuntu splash screen. Using ...
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External monitor on Thinkpad P50 with Ubuntu 16.04 and a touch screen

My Thinkpad P50 mobile workstation has an NVidia M1000M GPU to control the external monitor while using an integrated GPU to control the internal LCD, which could be similar to the NVidia 1000M GPU in ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 black screen afters installing prorpietary nvidia drivers

I have just reinstalled the Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop due to upgrading to an SSD and now I am experiencing an issue with nvidia drivers. When I install a proprietary driver after a reboot the systel ...
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Adjusting an Nvidia GPU's Fan Curve

So I was trying to figure out how to make a custom fan curve for my Gigabyte GTX 960 ITX card. It is about half-length (for my small case) but that means it has a very small heat sink, and the Nvidia ...
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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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Plasma 5 rendering errors 16.04

I'm having a hell of a time getting a Plasma 5 desktop to coexist with my regular Ubuntu 16.04 environment. I've been using this machine since 13.04 (updating 13.10 -> 14.04 -> 16.04) with no major ...
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The nvidia driver do not support opengl After update ubuntu to 16.04 [duplicate]

My machine is Acer TravelMate-P246-MG, the graphics card is nvidia GeForce 840M. After update ubuntu to 16.04, there are 3 driver provided: driver : nvidia-340 - distro non-free driver : ...
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How can I run two screens from two seperate GPUs?

I have two nVidia GTS 450 GPUs, each with a DVI, an HDMI and a VGA port. I want two screens, both running off the DVI ports. I've setup my xorg.conf file in /etc/X11/xorg.conf but it is not working. ...
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Nvidia drivers won't work in 16.04, /dev/fb0: Permission denied

Before 16.04 I had been using bumblebee but after upgrading ubuntu, nvidia drivers have broken again so I decided to use nvidia-prime instead. However it doesn't want to work, too. I get a black ...
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Noob trying Ubuntu 16.04 - Compiz error after logging in

After I try to login I see a background image and nothing else. If I right click a context menu briefly appears with options like 'new folder' etc. Sometimes a dialogue box pops up briefly saying ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 nvidia 3d settings

I've installed nvidia's 352.79 drivers under Ubuntu 14.04. In Windows, when you open nvidia control panel, there's the 'Manage 3D settings' options, which lets you create some game's profile and toy ...
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Kubuntu Xenial recommended Nvidia driver

I updgraded fro Wily to Xenial yesterday, and booted to a blank screen. I managed to drop to shell, and after some trial and error, and after installing nvidia-364 from graphics-drives ppa, disabling ...
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Estimate Release of Sufficient Nvidia GPU drivers in Ubuntu 16.04? [closed]

I need GPU computation for training neural networks. I need to think where to design the rest of the system. I would really like to use Ubuntu for the problem. System: i7 2013, 32 GB DDR3, Nvidia ...
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Can I dedicate the GPU on a hybrid laptop to CUDA computations, and not for display?

I have an Asus K401LB which has the 940M. I've had nothing but pain trying to install Nvidia drivers and CUDA 7.5 on either 14.04 or 16.04, and have spent painful days scouring the internet trying to ...
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Can't get CS:GO to stop stuttering

I just recently installed ubuntu 16.04 onto my PC, I am also a pretty big gamer, i love counter-strike global offensive, but for the life of me i cant get the game to run smoothly, In windows i get ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 GTX 850M cannot log in after switching to intel with nvidia 364.19 drivers installed

I had some problems installing the proprietary nvidia drivers. At the beginning they caused the log in screen fail to appear, then after running the command suggested here: ...