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Ubuntu kernel version changes to the one without signature verification

Host: Ubuntu 15.04 CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4710MQ CPU @ 2.50GHz Kernel version: 3.19.0-42-generic Graphicc: NVIDIA Corporation GM107M [GeForce GTX 860M] Since last time I clicked the install ...
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Firefox slow at loading websites on Ubuntu 14.04

I am having a little problem with Firefox on my Ubuntu, and I was wondering if someone could help me. The problem is that my Firefox started to act very slow after the v43.0 update. I am using Ubuntu ...
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Login screen goes black on 15.10

First I just want to say I consider myself a beginner using Ubuntu. I've read through most of the forums I could find which were related to this my problem and couldn't find a method which works. ...
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NVidia GTX960M in Optimus: Intel driver extremely laggy, NVIDIA driver results in login loop [closed]

I have a Dell Inspiron i7559 laptop (GTX960M + Intel) for which I am trying to install Ubuntu, but I am having a lot of issues with the NVidia graphics. Because of the dependencies of some software I ...
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VGA-connected display won't go beyond 1360x768

Ubuntu 15.10, nVidia GTX 650, three-display setup using all three GPU outputs (DVI, HDMI, VGA). DVI correctly powers a display at 2560x1440, HDMI correctly powers a display at 1920x1080, VGA won't ...
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STEAM isnt starting >>

How can i fix this: Running Steam on ubuntu 15.10 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing breakpad exception handler for appid(steam)/version(0) libGL error: unable to load driver: ...
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Nvidia X Server Settings don't save screen position settings

I have two monitors with resolutions 1366x768(CRT1) and 1024x768(CRT0). CRT0 stays to the right from CRT1 so common resolution is (1366+1024)x768. Recently I noticed that when I move mouse from CRT1 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 GEFORCE GTX 970

I am using NVIDIA GTX 970 graphics card on Ubuntu Desktop 14.04LTS (64-bit). I installed the recommended driver 352.53 from the NVIDIA website. However, the screen randomly freezes disabling use of ...
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Xorg does not work after uninstallation of Nvidia drivers

I updated my 14.05 with Vivid 15.04 HWE stack yesterday and now it does not work. I tried thing that worked for me in the past and that was uninstalling the nvidia driver and installing it again. Then ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 runs very slowly on my Dell Inspiron laptop

I bought a new Dell Inspiron: laptop. Processor: i5-6300HQ HDD: 230GB 5400RPM RAM: 8GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M 4GB GDDR5 I am dual booting ...
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Using the Onboard VGA output and not using the PCIe nvidia card

I have installed a nVidia Geforce 780 card on my desktop. My motherboard has a onboard display port too. My Bios has the following choices of display Auto, CPU Graphics, PCIe, PCIx. Multiple ...
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CUDA works after reboot iff run with sudo at least once

So I got CUDA 5.5 to work on my Ubuntu 14.04 workstation which has two nVidia cards (one for the display and one for computing). There is one small particularity for which I do have a workaround but I ...
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Screen turns of during boot and turns on for loginscreen again

I have used Linux a lot in the last two years, and yesterday I installed Ubuntu again after a long term of using Debian. While there was nothing wrong during installation and even booting up a ...
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Dual Graphics On Laptop

Ok so I have a Lenovo W550s really good laptop with and i7 and Nvidia Quadro K620m right now Ubuntu is using Intel HD Graphics which is okay but the Quadro is better. When I try to install Nvidia ...
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Gaming laptops that just work with Ubuntu? [closed]

I recently purchased an ASUS GL552VW laptop, and getting Ubuntu to work on it has been pretty awful so far -- the desktop installer didn't work so I had to use the server one, and then I manually ...
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Can't login to Lubuntu 15.1 user account after Nvidia driver installation

I installed Nvidia driver version 352.63 (tested), from Software & Updates, for a Nvidia Geforce GTX 750 graphics card. Now whenever I log into the desktop, the screen turns black and the login ...
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Screen showing diferent colors when installing nvidia drivers

i've just installed Ubuntu on my Acer Aspire Z5610 All in One machine. After the installer was complete and i was on the desktop i installed the Nvidia-drivers (because my resolution was 800x600). ...
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How to set up native monitor resolution of 1680 × 1050 with Nvidia Geforce 210 on Ubuntu 14.04

I use a video card Nvidia Geforce 210. According to it's specs http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-210/specifications it can run :Maximum Digital Resolution 2560x1600 and Maximum VGA ...
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Black Screen After Ubuntu Logo … (14.04)

(Blank Screen after Ubuntu Logo) At first i have an Asus Laptop GL752WV i installed Ubuntu 14.03, it's Not Dual-Boot. Running Graphic Card : Nvidia Geforce GTX 960M / CORE i7 / RAM 8GB Everything ...
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Unable to install NVidia Driver 352

I have a HP Envy 15-ae009tx laptop. Ubuntu 14.04 OS i7-5500U processor NVidia GeForce GTX 950M I tried using sudo apt-get install nvidia-352 352-updates. On reboot, the screen shows dots in the ...
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Kubuntu 15.10 cannot login after switching to integrated graphics

After I have updated my Kubuntu 15.10, I cannot login on integrated graphics mode anymore. My kernel version is 4.2.0-22. My nvidia driver version is 352.63 Anyone can help me? My laptop specs ...
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some strange kind of screen tearing

What I'm really asking for is the name of the issue. This square in the middle of the screen seems to be "ahead" of the outer square. When I'm watching a movie for example and there's some kind of ...
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Launching new_configuration has encountered a problem

I am new to programming developments and learning CUDA. OS: Ubuntu 14.04, Cuda ToolKit: Nsight, New cuda run time project is successfully created and Build. CUDA sample is imported and build. But ...
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How can I reverse screen image in UBUNTU14.04 used on NVIDIA Jestson TK1?

I want to use the LCD monitor (multi-touch), connected via HDMI on NVIDIA Jetson TK1, in two positions: a) first: the monitor in horizontal position (on the table for calligraphic handwriting); b) ...
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Starting Ubuntu gives no screen on external graphics and no GUI on internal

I just installed Ubuntu 14 using Unetbootin on one of my harddrives (I have windows 7 and want Ubuntu to dual boot). When I started the installation of Ubuntu the screen went blank and got no video ...
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Installing latest Nvidia driver crush my system

I run Ubuntu 14.04. I installed "Nvidia binary driver - version 352.63 from nvidia(proprietary,tested)" from Software & Update>Additional Drivers. After restarting my PC it didn't even wanted to ...
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nvidia: probe of 0000:01:00.0 failed with error -1

I have a problem. I cannot install latest nvidia drivers for my card gt 630, package nvidia-352. I check this the nvidia site and I am sure that driver should compatible with my card. Probably my ...
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Nvidia driver can't run with the newest Kernel

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.3LTS, I just updated my Kernel to 4.2.0-21 via tty1 but my PC didn't show login screen.I tried : Reinstall Nvidia driver 358 (PPA) but it didn't work with new kernel Reinstall ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - enter black screen after installing the upgrade of software ( Nvidia GTX 860M )

Host: 15.04 Kernel version: 3.19.0-41-generic Graphic card: Nvidia GTX 860M Graphic card driver: 352.63 from nvidia-352-updates CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4710MQ I used Nouveau display driver ...
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Black screen after deleting nvidia-prime

I decided to change nvidia-prime to bumblebee. I removed the nvidia-prime, installed bumblebee and restarted the computer. Loading freezes on plymouth. Then I booted into recovery mode and uninstall ...
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Installing Cuda7.0 after removing cuda 7.5

I was setting up to use google's shiny new library TensorFlow. So being excited I began the tensorFlow pip install. Noticing that I needed cuda I went to the Cuda website and downloaded the 7.5 deb ...
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Several issues after installing Ubuntu 14.04 (keyboard/mouse not working, login screen glitches)

Okay, I'll start by saying I don't know too much about what I'm doing. I've been a Windows user since last night, when I tried to install Ubuntu. I figured I'd learn as I go, but after doing some ...
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Steam won't launch Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Just as the title says, I can't get it to open at the moment. Details: I'm using an Nvidia card, and when Ubuntu was freshly installed on my laptop, I could download and install both Steam and Nvidia ...
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20-nvidia.conf in xorg.conf.d doesnt exist

I'm new to GNU/Linux, running xubuntu 15.10 with a GTX 570 graphics card, and am trying to prevent screen tearing in scrolling web pages, videos, and steam games. I get no screen tearing with the PPA ...
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My Nvidia GPU isn't detected

I'm using GTX 460. When I use 'Additional Drivers' it says "No additional drivers available." After running the 'NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-352.63.run' it gives me the following messages WARNING: You do ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 screen shuts down after boot. Problem with NVIDIA. How to set NOMODESET from GRUB [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 14.04.3 installed on my new machine equipped with an nvidia geforce 970. Not to mention the pains I had in installing nvidia.352, last night I made a simple update and shut down. ...
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Nvidia Problems - how to completely “reset” Xorg?

There is a complete background below (borne out of frustration) as to why I want to know this - but the basic question is how do I completely reset Xserver to the state it was in when I installed ...
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How can I overcome my NVIDIA Driver problems in Ubuntu 14.04 with a GT 740

I have a small SuperMicro server, and I've put a NVIDIA GEFORCE GT 740 SC in it. I have Ubuntu 14.04 (desktop) installed, and everything works as expected when the video card isn't in the server. ...
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Problem with nvidia driver - display not working properly after install

I'm trying to do a fresh install of the latest lts ubuntu (14.04) on an old Dell Inspiron 6400 with a nvidia geforce 7300 video card. Everything is going good with the installation, except that ...
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GPU rendering in Blender

I need to use GPU rendering in Blender 2.76b on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit. It worked right of the box, but very slowly. I installed all the CUDA stuff and a test says it works. (I followed this: ...
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ubuntu 14.04 LTS nvidia drivers

I have a gtx 780 nvidia graphics card and i would like to use cuda. To do so, I need the nvidia drivers rather than xorg server drivers. The problem I have is that every time I install a driver from ...
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How to install CUDA 7.5?

I installed gcc-4.8 Run the installer CUDA [.run] And received the error: Using more to view the EULA. Error: unsupported compiler: 5.2.1. Use --override to override this check. Missing recommended ...
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ubuntu ubuntu 14.04 lts, nvidia cuda crash

I have been trying to install cuda on my computer without any success. The first thing i tried is to download the .run file from official nvidia cuda site and then install it using the nvidia guide. ...
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about nvidia graphics driver

I have installed NVidia graphics drivers for Ubuntu from the official NVidia site. When I installed I wasn't able to get my battery back up. I heard about an open source driver for Ubuntu 14.04 so ...
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Why would xrandr display so many displayports?

I'm trying to fix the resolution of my monitor, but I don't even understand the basic xrandr output. Here is the setup (it may help you explain the output of xrandr): monitor: dell 3007dwp card: ...
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Dell 2715H flickering on a Thinkpad W530 running Lubuntu 14.04LTS

I just got the Dell 2715H and hooked it up to my Thinkpad W530 via the docking station's DisplayPort. The laptop has an nVidia K1000M with 2GB of memory. The monitor is detected fine using both the ...
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Problems installing Nvidia drivers, Ubuntu 15.04

Using Ubuntu 15.04 on a desktop that has onboard Intel graphics. Recently installed add-in card with Nvidia GeForce GT-730. I'm unacquainted with Nvidia drivers and wasn't aware of the ...
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Nvidia Prime not working on Ubuntu Gnome 15.10

Switching the graphics card does not work, if you leave the system, it is impossible to login again. If you reboot, the GDM will not start. I have to boot into rescue mode and perform prime-select ...
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fancontrol eating up cpu

I am experiencing huge fan control problems. I recently switched from windows 10 to ubuntu gnome 15.10, and I juste love it ! After trying to install nvidia drivers and prime support for several days ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 not installable due missing characters

I wanted to install Ubuntu 15.10, unfortunately something fails. I'm not completly new to linux, but I never had issues installing it. When I start the installation process it looks like these ...