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

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Enable CUDA GPU working under VM

I've connected a graphic adapter to my Linux server (OS: ubuntu 14.10). I'm using VirtualBox and need to enable access to the GPU under VM. The GPU is working on the server but not on the VM. Here is ...
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screen flickering

I have HP G60 notebook. Just installed ubuntu. Now screen flickers when mouse moves over browser and apps. Also can't find a way to access Grub. Booting doesn't offer me a choice. NVIDIA AM 64. Did ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 get two different NVIDIA cards working

My current PC has two Nvidia cards installed. One GTX 750 Ti and one 9600 GT. I want to use both of them at the same time each one outputting to one monitor. Unfortunately I can't get the ...
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Can I use Ubuntu 14.04 on HP Pavilion Slimline s3720f PC?

This PC is an HP Pavilion Slimline s3720f PC. It has Pentium Dual Core E5200 @ 2.50 GHz (according to Windows Vista), 4.00 GB RAM, and is 64-bit. The video is NVIDIA GeForce 7100 / nForce 630i ...
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How can I have my discrete graphics card always enabled?

I'm using Bumblebee and I have to run optirun (program name) in order to get my graphics card working. how can I make it work for everything from the start? I tried nvidia-prime but it wouldn't work ...
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Nvidia drivers still in driver manager after uninstall

I have a rather peculiar problem: I used the xedgers nvidia-340 drivers for a while before trying to purge them and upgrade to a newer version from the Nvidia web site. After doing this the manually ...
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DisplayLink USB monitor with Ubuntu 14.04 and nVidia GPU

I figured even before reading http://plugable.com/2014/03/06/displaylink-usb-2-0-graphics-adapters-on-linux-2014-edition that DisplayLink won't work with proprietary nVidia driver. I also see that the ...
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How do i download the latest driver? [duplicate]

I have tried downloading the one from the site since i'm not able to find the driver on additional drivers,i don't know how to install it however, i have a gtx 750ti and i recently switched over to ...
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Can't switch prime profile

prequel: I've already used the search function and found very similar questions but nothing worked out for me. I've installed the nvidia-331 driver and want now to switch profile in the ...
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On 14.10, nonstop problems trying to get intel i915 and Nvidia 860M to play together

I must have spent 3 total days on this, and I keep running in circles. Essentially I just want to do this: Use the intel i915 drivers as the main display drivers Have NVidia drivers installed Be ...
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On installation, my computer shows a white box on a black screen and the installation consequently fails. What can I do to fix it? [duplicate]

Good day, I have googled this problem and it doesn't seem to have come up before, if it's a duplicate that's been solved then please redirect me there. I'm trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 as a ...
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Risk of apt-get upgrade on Ubuntu 12.04 with manually installed Cuda 6.5

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 along with a manually installed Cuda 6.5. I'm wondering if there is a risk doing apt-get upgrade? The question is: Does apt-get upgrade install some default Ubuntu Nvidia ...
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installing graphics drivers nVidia 310M on Lenovo V460

Installation of driver for nVidia 310M on Lenovo V460 just failed, I have tried this. I am kind of not very experienced linux user, so I don't actually understand what just happened. This was first ...
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Installing Wine, but Need to Remove Nvidia-opencl-304

I want to install a software that only support Windows platform. So, I think I need to install Wine first. But, in the beginning of installation I got a message to remove Nvidia-opencl-304 before to ...
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repeating error: nouveau 0000:00:12.0: DDC responded, but no EDID for DVI-D-1

I've been trying to get Lubuntu to install on a machine which seems like it should take Lubuntu with no problems. It already has Vista and boots fine into Windows. I have created a live-usb using ...
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Can't load nvidia driver in Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 [duplicate]

I've installed Ubuntu Gnome and installed nvidia 331 driver from Software and Updates.But after restart gdm starts and freezes and won't goes to log in screen.Although I have previously installed the ...
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HP ZBook15 with multiple monitors - Kubuntu 14.04

Hi I am using Hp ZBook 15 with Kubuntu 14.04 64bit and I want to use an external monitor and laptop's monitor. But it does not work. Only the external monitor works fine. If I set to use both monitors ...
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Install PlayonLinux

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and enabled the nvidia drivers. Now I am trying to install PlayonLinux but I get the message: nvidia-libopencl1-331 has to be removed before installing ...
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Getting Ubuntu 14.10 to recognize NVidia GeForce 940m? [duplicate]

I just purchased a new laptop, Asus X555L with Intel Core i5, 8GB of RAM as well as an NVidia GeForce 940m graphics card. I used Ubuntu for many years on desktops and had issues I could overcome. ...
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Dual Displays stuck to mirror

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a ThinkPad T440p with NVIDIA vga driver. I have a docking station with 2 monitors connected, one on vga the other on dvi, and they're on mirror mode. Only one is detected ...
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The entire process of using xorg-edgers ppa?

Proprietary drivers apparently generally outperform open-source Nouveau drivers. The stable packages offered by default repositories seem to be too behind the latest stable ones available from the ...
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Can't get my refresh rate right

After reading tons and tons of manuals and forums about the problem I need to ask myself, because I can't figure out what's wrong. In my new PC there's a GTX 660 connected to LG Flatron L1730S using ...
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choose which GPU to use for each application

I am Ubuntu 14.04 and have NVIDIA graphics card 820m running with driver v331. On windows we can select which GPU to use to run a application. How can we do it on Ubuntu? UPDATE: my question was ...
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Can not remove nvidia-prime package

When trying to switch 14.10 to systemd I've run into a situation: I can not remove package 'nvidia-prime' and it prevents me to install either upstart or systemd, so now my machine will not reboot. ...
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Can't create custom screen resolution, and terminals are inaccessible

I've been trying to get this to work for a long time, and Google has been no help although there are many suggestions. I have a second monitor plugged in by a DVI to VGA converter. My Nvidia card and ...
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Booting Ubuntu 14.10 alongside Windows 8 stops working on installation of nvidia drivers

So I've built my own PC, and I'm trying to install Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.10 alongside each other onto a 3 disk RAID5 array. The PC also has a fairly beefy video card (a Gigabyte Nvidia GeForce ...
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How to install Nvidia driver on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit? (Nvidia Gforce 720) [duplicate]

I have a asus laptop i flowed .... sudo apt-get install freeglut3-dev build-essential libx11-dev libxmu-dev libxi-dev libgl1-mesa-glx libglu1-mesa libglu1-mesa-dev sudo nano ...
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Ubuntu additional drivers tab stuck/not displaying anything

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. When I open addition drivers tab from software/update program it says searching for drivers gets stuck and doesn't display anything for a long time. If I try to close the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit screen tearing

Hardware: NVidia GTX 780 I7 4770k 16 gb RAM 1x 128gb SSD + 2tb HDD + 1tb HDD Software: Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. Latest NVidia Driver. Issue: Whenever I watch a youtube video or a movie(Sometimes ...
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Graphics card not being detected

My graphics card isn't being detected by Ubuntu. It's running off the on board graphics not my EVGA GeForce GTX 750ti FTW. I'm not sure what to do and I'm not sure how to download my drivers.
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ubuntu 14.04 - nvidia prime only works on restart (logout-login doesnt work)

on a fresh ubuntu 14.04 install, xorg-edgers PPA, dist-upgrade (latest xorg from xorg-edgers PPA), nvidia-drivers 346.47 (latest drivers), nvidia-prime 0.6.2 (from official ubuntu repository). ...
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Graphical system broken after AMD->Nvidia upgrade. How to re-install all graphical components?

I've upgraded my AMD HD4770 with an Nvidia GTX 960. When I boot into Ubuntu, the screen is mostly black with some red artifacts at the top. I can switch with Ctrl+Alt+F1 to a terminal. I've tried ...
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NVidia drivers setup (resolution problems)

I am quite new to this Ubuntu thing, and I'm liking it. However, I don't like being stuck with this puny (and odd) 1152x864 resolution. It only shows some really weird resolutions, such as 1152x864, ...
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Error: Unable to build the NVIDIA kernel module (3.16.0-23-generic and NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-331.49.run)

I tried to install the Nvidia driver NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-331.49.run following kind advice from JohnnyEnglish, but I have not been successful. I appreciate your suggestions :) lsb_release -sr # ...
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[14.10]Colour Banding with proprietary Nvidia drivers GT750M

I have a colour banding issue on Ubuntu 14.10. It only occurs on the proprietary drivers, and is fairly noticeable. I am currently using driver version 331.113. The colour banding does not appear on ...
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ubuntu 14.10 - Black screen after install nvidia 346.47

I recently switched back to Ubuntu. Therefore, I forgot a lot of things. And I bought new desktop, I got some new problems that I never had before. Here is my problem. 1. After booting, it shows up ...
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Hybrid Graphics (bumblebee) Failed to load module “intel” (module does not exist, 0) error

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on Lenovo B570 laptop with Core i3 Sandy Bridge processor (Intel HD 3000) and NVIDIA 410M. I'm trying to setup Bumblebee properly but encountering strange problem with ...
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google chrome tearing with integrated intel graphics, but working with optirun

Whenever I run google-chrome, I get a lot of tearing issues. These are easy to notice, for example, when scrolling on facebook. The top bar, the one with the logo and the notifications button, tears ...
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Qemu-KVM Help: Can't blacklist one of two GPU's of same model

I'm trying to follow this tutorial to make a Windows KVM system for games, I have two GTX 760's, but I need to black list only one of them. According to this tutorial, if I put in the ID to black ...
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No 3D graphics detected

I never have experience problems when installing Ubuntu. Never. However, I'm stalling agin Ubuntu in a new Virtual Machine and I'm having lots of trouble tying to figure out why my NVIDIA 330m is not ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 NVidia proprietry 346 drivers

I recently reinstalled Ubuntu 14.04, I have a NVidia Quadro K1000M on my Elitebook 8570w. I have added this ppa: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa And installed nvidia-346 ...
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Gnome not automatically detect screen resolution after login

I'm login to Ubuntu with "Desktop Evironments" is GNOME but it reset the screen resolution to 1024x768. But my screen resolution is 1440x900. So i tried to manual setting in Nvdia X conf and save ...
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Installing Ubuntu and getting an 'Invalid Format' error message

(I am kind of new to Ubuntu/Linux, so sorry if this problem is already solved or is very easy to fix). Today I decided to try and install Ubuntu onto a second hard drive, so I could dual boot with ...
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Display issues on Ubuntu

I recently bought brand new Dell Inspiron 15 3000 with windows install. As our company works with ubuntu I format it and install Ubuntu. After the installation completed the and the ubuntu loaded the ...
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Black Screen on boot fresh install 14.04.2 [duplicate]

Ive looked around and can't find an answer to my question. I just installed Lubuntu with a live USB and now when i try to boot the only thing i get is a black screen it appears its working but i cant ...
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modprobe of nvidia driver for GPU not loading at boot

Goodmorning AU- Problem is exactly as described above; OS: Ubuntu 14.04 Card: GTX 980M Driver: 3.43 My GPU computations with caffe don't work right on boot, it requires a sudo modprobe ...
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Ubuntu is very slow in my Laptop Asus N51VN

My laptop has a 4G ram and 500G hard with the Intel core 2 duo but Ubuntu is very very slow in my laptop I try Ubuntu studio Ubuntu 14.04 Ubuntu 14.10 Ubuntu 15.04 instead Windows operation work ...
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What Nvidia GeForce GT 560M driver should I be using? [duplicate]

hopefully a simple question here but I cant seem to find a definitive answer anywhere on the net. I am running ubuntu 14.10 on a MSI laptop which came with the GeForce 560M graphics card. Since ...
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Nvidia GeForce 750M Getting really hot on Ubuntu 14.04

I already tryed lots of "solutions", none worked, i already tryed to install a new version on nvidia, right now i'm using 331. Even when i'm doing nothing that should make my pc hot it still does. ...
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remove nvidia graphics card and use integrated intel graphics

I have a desktop ubuntu 14.04 system that has an nvidia graphics card and intel graphics on the motherboard. I Want to remove the nvidia card from the system and use only the intel graphics. The ...