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

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weird nvidia-96 install error

on ubuntu 12.04.4 i ran on terminal "sudo apt-get update" and then after that i ran "sudo apt-get install nvidia-96" after the install was configuring nvidia-96 after a few seconds there (i dont ...
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Sand boxed Virtual Games PC?

I have an Ubuntu box with 16gb of RAM and a Dual Core CPU and a GT220 GPU (1Gig). I was thinking that maybe for gaming (I've a lot of steam titles) that maybe some sort of virtual windows environment ...
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Can't set resolution higher than 1360x768

I have tried to look up fixes but none of them seems to work My first problem is that my screen is not recognized, it is an AOC 2436Vwa 24". Out of the box ubuntu could not select a higher resolution ...
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nvidia driver is not loading after kernel update

I downloaded Nvidia driver from Nvidia's website. I set up it under kernel 3.11.0-17. Every thing was almost perfect for me. It was even working after update to kernel 3.11.0-18. However I wanted to ...
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Is there a way to get multiple monitors to work on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M in 13.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on an MSI GS70 with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M graphics card. Since installation I have been unable to get the machine to recognize an additional monitor either from ...
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Blackscreen after installing nvidia drivers [duplicate]

I am running into black screen problems after installing nvidia drivers in my notebook. I have a nvidia mobile 540 but everytime I try installing the driver, I boot to a black screen. Only the cursor ...
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Installing Nvidia Additional Driver failed in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 graphics card installed in an HP Compaq Presario CQ5000 Series desktop with an AMD Athlon II X3 435 processor, 2GB RAM and Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit installed. I tried to ...
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How do I get a Dell U2414H monitor and Nvidia NVS300 working?

I can't get Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to run xwindows in my monitors native resolution. I have a Dell U2414H monitor and NVIDIA NVS 300 video card. I am connected via a Single Link DVI to HDMI cable. When I ...
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How to make custom refresh rate stay saved?

I'm testing out 14.04 on a partition to see if I want to use it as my main desktop for when it's fully released, but I've encountered some problems. I have a 144Hz monitor, so in the the Nvidia X ...
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Getting black screen in 13.10

i recently install Nvidia drivers through terminal using the command "sudo apt-get install Nvidia-323.86 after complete installation i upgrade packages using upgrade command. after that i shutdown ...
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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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nVidia 331.49 Installaton on P151EM1 Clevo (with dual-boot Ubuntu 13.10)

(apologies for the possibly confusing title) Here is the situation: I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed on my P151EM1 Clevo laptop (GTX670MX) (dual boot with W7). I'm trying to update the drivers to ...
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How to install the rigth driver for my graphic card Nvidia GeForce FX 5600 on Ubuntu 12.04 32bit?

I have reinstall my computer so many times, trying many suggestions available on the net and nothing seems to work. I do need your help. Believe me when I say, I do try a lot to find solutions for my ...
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Touchpad not working after a while

I keep having trouble with my 12.04LTS install! I now have everything working fine the way I want but the touchpad does not work anymore... It was not working at first during the install and the ...
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Trailing mouse and other small graphical glitches, unable to install proprietary drivers in 14.04 [closed]

So I've been trying to get various distros Ubuntu running on my PC for a few months now, on and off. I recently had success with 14.04 on my Laptop so I decided to give it a go on my PC, especially ...
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Total freeze after nvidia driver installation [duplicate]

Hi my problem is that after installing the latest nvidia driver i can't even come past the login screen. Keyboard and mouse aren't working and i have no idea what i did wrong.
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How can I get my monitor to work with my laptop?

I've got a DELL XPS.... something... and Ubuntu detected the nvidia card I apparantly have in there. It presented about 6 drivers I could optionally activate - so I did. Before I did that, the monitor ...
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backlight on laptop

My laptops backlight adjustment keys don't work and the "brightness and lock" ui doesn't work. I think it may have worked before installing nvidia drivers, but I don't remeber. I've installed ...
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Why is my Laptop Brightness reset to minimum after every restart?

I have an Acer Aspire 6930G with an Nvidia 9600MGS and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Every time I turn off my computer and then turn it back on the brightness is always set back at the lowest possible level. I ...
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Bizarre display issues

I've been running a dual display setup with two cheap monitors for the past couple of weeks. Everything worked fine, at first. Nvidia-settings recognized both displays perfectly, and setup was ...
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Nvidia multiple monitor with different resolution

I have 2 monitor that have different resolution which is 1440x900 and 1360x768. But the default settings for my 1360x768 monitor in Nvidia-settings is 1024x768 and when I tried to change it to ...
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Nvidia drivers making unity not working fine

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Gigabyte P35K. Unity was working fine at the first boot, but then I installed the Nvidia driver and now when I move a window it is pretty slow, when I take the ...
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Nvidia Quadro FX 3700 screen randomly turns off [ubuntu 12.04]

I have recently changed my graphics card to quadro fx3700, before I had nvidia 9800gt. After the upgrade I have experienced random screen blackouts during intensive use like during playing Trine 2 or ...
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Ubuntu Has Experiecned A Internal Error

I've been using Ubuntu as my main OS for the past week, I've been using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. The error comes when I exit out of Nvidia X server settings. I have a Geforce GTX 650 graphics card with the ...
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How do I profile (and possibly control) demands on my GPU?

My GPU gets ungodly hot very quickly and I would like to see what is pushing it, how hard it is being pushed and then make an informed choice about upgrade, adding cooling or reconfiguring. How do I ...
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12.04 nvidia graphics resolution problem

I am trying to use OpenGL on my laptop, a Dell Inspiron n5110 with Nvidia GeForce GT 525M. I managed to install my graphics card by using the following commands: sudo apt-add-repository ...
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Problems loging in after dealing with video drivers and black screen

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop alongside windows 8.1. I have a Nvidia GeForce GT 645M video card on it and was having black screen on boot issues. so I installed the xorg-edgers ...
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Nvidia Drivers and Ubuntu 12.04 x64

I had Linux Mint installed on my desktop. I was using xserver to configure the cards and I could not for the life of me get my monitors to display properly. Here is some information on my setup: I ...
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How to install NVIDIA GeForce4 MX440 drivers in Lubuntu (text mode)? [duplicate]

I am using Lubuntu 13.10 32-bit on an old computer. I got the NVIDIA drivers for my GeForce4 MX440 from the official NVIDIA site. Now I am stuck. If I start the driver setup in LXDE it says I need to ...
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Bad OpenGL performance when running the game windowed

I'm playing Dust Racing 2D (https://sourceforge.net/projects/dustrac/) on Ubuntu 13.10. The problem is that the performance is bad when running the game in a window. The fullscreen mode is perfectly ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 does not recognize the nvidia gpu

Every time it's the same. I tried many ways to install the nVidia drivers on my laptop. Every time I get a black screen or 640x480 mode. I tried bumblebee, but it didn't work too. The command: lspci ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Nvidia Underscan Issues with my LED TV

Im pretty new to Ubuntu/Linux but i pretty enjoy it so far.I just got 1 problem so far wich i cant fix.I bought myself a 40inch TV ans use it primary as my Monitor. I have a Gforce 520 and running the ...
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Nvidia rendering problem

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit and I installed the latest version of the Nvidia driver. After the driver installation some window parts became black. For example: I haven't found the solution. How ...
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How to install nvidia proprietary driver without getting a blankscreen after rebooting and login? [duplicate]

I tried all of these methods 1st method sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-331 2nd method sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa ...
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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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How do I fix ugly boot screen when using Nvidia drivers Ubuntu 13.10

I have recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 64bit. It was, by default, using the Nouveau display driver, however, this caused suspend to fail, but installing a proprietary driver resolved this issue but ...
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video driver related problems 13.10?

I have installed 13.10 64bits version on an I7 laptop with a 610m radeon graphic card. I have also installed flash player I have a few problems. youtube plays only with huge black areas above and ...
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Can't Start Ubuntu After Updating Video Card Drivers [closed]

I have an Nvidia GeForce GT 645. I installed Ubuntu 13.04 without issue, but was unable to launch Steam. I tried switching the driver inside the Software & Updates screen, but no matter which ...
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Black screen after login (nvidia driver installation)

I have an Nvidia GeForce 740M graphics card and an Intel Core i5-3337U 1.8Ghz processor in my Asus K56C laptop. I know this issue has happened to many others, but I tried all the solutions I could ...
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stuck in low graphics resoultion [duplicate]

I have an nVidia GeForce 7300GT graphics card. Ubuntu installed automatic graphics driver which is shown as VESA: G73 Board - p345h0b. Now I am stuck in low grahpics mode. Can anyone help me?
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Unable to Install Nvidia Binaries for Zotac GT640 on 13.10

I installed 13.10 using LiveUSB and it automatically installed 'nouveau' for me. I'd like to install the binaries to get my GT640 working fully. However, when I try to use the proprietary driver ...
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How to reload Nvidia driver, (Nvidia Optimus/multiscreen: How to restart optirun after hibernation/suspend)

I use the following scripts to initialize multiscreen setup: #!/bin/bash # Initializes Nvidia Optimus for multi-screen functionality. sudo modprobe bbswitch optirun true intel-virtual-output But ...
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My screen has pulsing blurriness after attempting UI Scale

Did an upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04. Everything was going fine until I did a UI Scale. Now there's a pulsing blurriness on my screen. Any way I can reset that? I've uninstalled/reinstalled xorg ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 blackout after Nvidia-cuda-toolkit installation

I do not have a GPU, but still I experimentally installed nvidia-cuda-toolkit through the terminal like sudo apt-get install nvidia-cuda-toolkit. nvcc command was working fine with sequential ...
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QNIX Nvidia Display Issue with 331 Driver and 770

Upon trying to get my ubuntu 13.10 installation working on my new computer, I encountered an issue with the proprietary nvidia drivers and my display. Apparently, the two don't agree with each other ...
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Can't install just keeps rebooting after intsalling new graphics card

I installed the NSV 280 as it was the only dual screen graphics card that would fit in my computer. I have a Dell Optiplex GX520 SFF. After installing the card the computer just keeps rebooting. I ...
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Nvidia drivers crashes [duplicate]

I wanted to ask, why can I only use nvidia drivers from software updater? 319.60? if I try to install 331.20 or 331.49 after restart computer goes black screen and crashes all the time it seems that ...
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Getting WebGL to run on an Amazon EC2 server

I'm trying to get WebGL to work on my Amazon EC2 server (migrating from an office-bound Mac Mini, that has a lot of hiccups). Worked some days to get this running, but I'll try to start from where i ...
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How to re-associate manually installed Nvidia driver with the new Linux kernel?

I was warned this could happen and it did today after an upgrade of 12.04 new Linux kernel, so after the upgrade my "23 screen went nuts and looked like seized 640x360p box. And reconfiguring X or ...
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Ubuntu is freezing a few seconds after login [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 and activated the drivers for Nvidia. But right the restart, it froze just a few seconds after login. It doesn't allow me to uninstall or check anything.