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

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No - error: Could not load GPU driver; Cannot access secondary GPU - error: Could not load GPU driver

My notebook specs: CPU: Intel Core i5 3230m RAM: 4gb 1600mhz I have 2 GPUs: 1st: Intel HD 4000 2nd: Nvidia GT 720m Today, I installed bumblebee and Nvidia 331 driver. The install was ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes frequently with dual boot windows 10

I have a Dell New Inspiron 7559 laptop with Intel and Nvidia GTX960M Hybrid Graphic Card. I'm facing some problems with the system after installing Ubuntu on my new laptop. First, sometimes, the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 completely freezes when using Nvidia card

If I change the PRIME profile configuration on Nvidia XServer Settings to NVIDIA performance mode, it tells me to logout and log in again to apply the alterations. When I do that, nothing changes. ...
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Installing Ubuntu On Dell Precision 5510

Has anyone had any success installing Ubuntu 14.04, 15.10, or any variety on the new Dell Precision 5510? I have been trying for 3 days with very little success. Issues I'm Facing The Intel 8260 ...
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Problem with NVIDIA drivers and encrypted partition (dual boot)

I'm trying to install Nvidia drivers on Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 but I have problems when I boot up. My machine has 2 SSDs: First one with Windows 10 Second one with Ubuntu GNOME 16.04 (on which I boot) ...
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Ubuntu test installation fails to start [duplicate]

I am a novice in Ubuntu. I just tried to test Ubuntu on a PC with working Windows 10 installed. Nividia graphic card 960. I built a USB stick with Universal-usb-installer and Ubuntu 16.04 desktop. ...
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Nvidia GeForce 930M driver and PCI bus error

I bought a new laptop ASUS-X556UF and installed Ubuntu 14.04 in it. Now I was trying to install Nvidia drivers according to the tutorial. At this point I noticed the problem with my system. When I ...
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dualboot installation ubuntu with window 10

I have two questions: I just got a brand new HP Envy Phoenix 850qe desktop with Windows 10 pre-installed. I created a bootable Ubuntu 16.04 LTS DVD, which works just fine on my win 7 Dell desktop. ...
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Sound will not default to s/pdif (DVI-to-HDMI) without unplugging headphone jack

I have recently installed Lubuntu 16.04 on my HTPC and it has an Asus M3A78-EM motherboard and a nVidia 9500 GT videocard. I have a 3.5mm audio cable running from the MB to the TV, and a DVI-to-HDMI ...
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Nvidia driver doesn't work after successful installation

I have an Asus k401 notebook with an Nvidia GeForce 940m. I've added the graphics ppa and installed the most recent version (nvidia-367). The installation was successful and, according to the ...
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How to Run Matlab 2016a with Nvidia Drivers of GTX-960 in Ubuntu 16.04?

System: i7 of 2013, 32 GB, GTX-960 Nvidia, Asus Desktop PC. I get continuously system error MATLAB is exiting because of fatal error: - - Segmentation violation detected at Sat Apr 30 17:40:16 ...
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Ubuntu Gnome 16.04- NVIDIA driver not installed, still screen tearing occurs

My DELL laptop has NVIDIA and Intel cards. I am running Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 fresh install with all recent updates. I have not installed any proprietary NVIDIA drivers. Still screen tearing is occuring ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 nvidia drivers don't work

I've just installed a new ubuntu 16.04 , fresh install clean , logged in the first and only thing i did is selecting the proprietary driver 361 for nvidia , rebooted the machine . anfter rebooting i ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Screen Flicker [duplicate]

I have flickering screen issue since I have installed NVIDIA drivers on my Ubuntu 16.04 (I had the same problem in 15.04) I uploaded a video and the problem can be clearly seen in the video. It ...
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Problems after installing gtx 950

I have a dual boot machine with windows 10 and ubuntu 16.04 installed. I used to use the intel igpu for displaying and it works well for both systems. Recently I put a nvidia gtx 950 on my machine. ...
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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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Nvidia GT 710 overscan issue w/ Ubuntu 16.04

I bought an Nvidia GT 710 for a computer I'm essentially using as an HTPC, so I could have HDMI out and 1080 resolution. However, once this machine is hooked up via HDMI, I experience an over scan ...
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Cannot switch off discrete video card with properity drivers and Bumblebee/Prime on Ubuntu 14.04

I have an Optimus laptop. I'll be running some heavy simulations so I need to use my discrete Nvidia GPU with properity drivers. And since using Nvidia GPU for everything wastes too much power, I need ...
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bumblebee ubuntu 15.04

I'm trying to get bumblebee to work running Ubuntu 15.04. I've followed this guide to get to the point I am now, but I'm getting an error that I couldn't even google the way out of it. This is what I ...
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Ubuntu shuts down on suspend?

I have ASUS GL552VW laptop with nvidia graphics card and driver nvidia-361 on uefi. Now the problem I am facing is , whenever the computer suspends(Either by clicking manually , or from a long idle ) ...
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NVIDIA GT860m GPU clock stuck at 33Mhz after resume from suspend 14.04 -> 16.04

Every time my laptop resumes from suspend GPU performance becomes poor (e.g. glxgears performance test shows ~100 fps while on normal mode it shows around 19k). nvidia-settings' powermiser shows ...
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Unity Settings Deamon crash in 16.04 every time after boot

Each and every time I boot Ubuntu 16.04 the Ubuntu experienced an internal error window comes up. This is a fresh install of Ubuntu on a selfbuild machine (AMD / 64bit). The error pops up every time ...
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Steam for Ubuntu 16.04

I'm a new member of Ubuntu 16.04. I installed Steam to Play Cs:Go but it's running with intel GPU. I installed bumblebee but it's not working i guess. So, should i install 14.04 or is there any ...
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Monitor Flickers after resolution detection

Problem Everything used to be fine until I broke my monitor (LG W2284F : 1680x1050) and I bought a new monitor (LG 25UM65-P: 2560x1080). The Problem is when I try to install Ubuntu or any other ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 + Bumblebee Failed to load module “mouse” (module does not exist, 0)

I upgraded Kubuntu from 15.10, installed bumblebee-nvidia nvidia-364 optirun glxgears is working, but i can't run any game with steam juin 18 15:15:10 kwaadpepper-pc bumblebeed[31999]: [ 1258.527072]...
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connecting external display renders both screen blank

after connecting an external display via HDMI to my laptop it worked fine, except that the display of the laptop was the primary , so if i wanted to play a game it would start on the laptops display . ...
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Installing Ubuntu 16.04 with NVidia GPU

I am performing a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 and have a Titan X Nvidia GPU card. Should I have the GPU plugged in while installing the new OS? I have tried without it plugged in (which works) but ...
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I cannot install Ubuntu or any linux distro on my PC! [on hold]

I cannot install any version of linux (Ubuntu,Mint etc) on my Windows 10 running desktop. Motherboard: ASUS x99 16GB RAM Nvidia GTX 970 250GB SSD. I've tried another HDD too The LiveUSB would ...
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New laptop (Skylake) cannot boot Xubuntu even with boot parameters

I recently bought a new laptop and I would love to install Xubuntu 15.10 next to the current Windows 10 installation. The laptop I bought is a the ASUS ROG GL552VW-CN104T. The CPU of this laptop is ...
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Can't use nvidia GPU optimization (libcublas.so)

I have a Nvidia 750Ti on a dedicated server I'm trying to install cuda in order to use GPU optimization in Theano. I did several cuda 7 installations (on ubuntu server x86_64 12.04, ubuntu server ...
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Problems Installing GeForce FX5200 on 14.04

I am trying to get GeForce FX5200 to work with 14.04--I tried to use the driver recommended by Additional Drivers, but after choosing the OS, the computer locks on a black screen (the webcam light ...
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Why is there a five second pause at the beginning of every video?

Recently, I've started to experience 5-6 seconds delay when starting to watch any video (On Youtube, VLC, Movies Application, etc...) Also, if I pause a video and wait 5-6 seconds and then hit play, ...
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Add Secondary Monitor (Nvidia 367.27, 16.04, DisplayPort)

The Nvidia driver fails (I've tried 367, 364, 361) when I attach a monitor to the mini displayport. As soon as I do that, the UI changes... I think Unity fails to load given all the fonts change, ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 nvidia-prime not working

On Ubuntu 16.04 , installed nvidia drivers (nvidia-367) , I got the below error while launching nvidia-setting :- ERROR: Error querying target relations ** Message: PRIME: No offloading required. ...
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How can I setup 3 monitors so that 2 & 3 are mirrored?

I have an nVidia GeForce GT 730 & am using the nVidia proprietary driver (361.42) on Ubuntu 16.04. I have 2 monitors & a projector. The first monitor maxes out at 1280x1024. The second monitor ...
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Kubuntu KDE crash on unplugged monitor

I got a medion laptop computer running on Kubuntu 16.04. I was working on an essay, so I plugged my TV in as secondary screen. Now I wanted to simply take the laptop to my bed to watch a movie and as ...
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A Gaming Journey in Ubuntu

First off, I'm running: Dell Inspiron 530 Intel E4800 Dual Core NVIDIA GTX 660 4GB DDR2 667MHz RAM WD 500GB HDD 750W Rocketfish PSU With that being said, I have been tweaking and making changes for ...
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problems nvidia drivers with gtx 960 ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I installed ubuntu 16.04 on a intel i5 6400 computer video card asus nvidia gtx 960. At first before doing the procedure from a terminal prompt, the image flickered desk. After installing the nvidea ...
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Switch between Intel & nVidia cards ubuntu 16.04

I just bought a new laptop with both an Intel HD 5500 and nVidia GeForce 920M, and I'm running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. According to Google, all I have to do is install the proprietary drivers and choose ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 & NVIDIA Dual Monitor Issue

I am having bad time with Ubuntu 14.04 dual monitor screen resolution issues, the second monitor is a real badass that in any mean it can't be configured. I have NVIDIA card and its latest driver ...
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Proprietary graphics completely broken on MacBook Pro 7,1

I just installed Xenial, and I attempted to install the proprietary NVidia drivers. However, when I rebooted, the system went to a black screen (not even the backlight was on) and I had to reinstall. ...
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Installing proprietary NVIDIA driver for Geforce 9600 GT on Ubuntu 14.04

I would like to use CUDA on my Ubuntu machine with the graphics card NVIDIA Geforce 9600 GT. Installing CUDA is no problem but in order to run any CUDA code I need to install the proprietary NVIDIA ...
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Poor performance on Cinnamon (14.04) with NVIDIA 960M + Intel Graphics 530 [migrated]

Recently I've been experiencing poor performance in the desktop of Cinnamon, on Linux Mint 17 (14.04). I have the NVIDIA 367.xx drivers, and her's the output of lshw -c video: lshw -c video ...
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How to change 3D game resolution on 12.10 64bit with nvidia graphics driver

I have problem with nvidia graphics driver opensource and proprietary ! Can't change resolution on 3d games and there's a bug there are no kernel sources installed and thus jockey can't install ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Running Hot (MSI GS70 stealth Pro)

I just installed Ubuntu-Gnome 16.04, and its running unusually hot, above 60 C without any intensive applications running. In windows it sits closer to 50 C when nothing intesnive is running. In the ...
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How to set native resolution via xorg.conf overriding EDID?

I have a monitor with a native resolution of 1680x1050 wich is not being detected and so can't be set through nvidia drivers. I've tried with no results to force the resolution with xrandr, as ...
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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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Install nvidia driver but not set for default

In my Additional Drivers I use Xorg server but I need to use my GTX 680 in some softwares How I can use or install nvidia driver without change Additional Drivers from Xorg to Nvidia? I mean I need ...