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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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How to uninstall AMD drivers so I can switch video cards?

I'm switching video cards from AMD Radeon to a Nvidia GeForce how do I remove the AMD drivers? Also do I remove drivers then swap out Graphic cards or switch graphic cards first? I'm using 12.04 ...
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Trouble with `nvidia-prime` on ASUS N550JV

I have recently upgraded my ASUS N550JV notebook from raring to saucy and in the beginning, simply installing nvidia-319 together with nvidia-prime worked fanstastically (as described here). Shortly ...
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0answers
139 views

No display, no tty after upgrade (13.10)

My upgrade from 13.04 -> 13.10 was a fail, the upgrader stalled at DKMS: install completed, apparently this is an issue with the Broadcom Wireless driver. I had to kill dpkg to continue the process ...
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0answers
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Upgraded nvidia driver, now when I boot my screen is black [duplicate]

I am a new user to ubuntu, I have the linux ubuntu 13.10 version on my dual boot computer. I booted up my ubuntu os this morning and logged in and the screen resolution was all big, so I thought it ...
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1answer
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13.10 Saucy login issues; black screen, loop, and freeze

Once upgraded to 13.10 I was not able to get past the login screen. I had the black screen. Also; I can not log on with low graphics mode from recovery either. It makes no difference if I try default ...
4
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1answer
795 views

wrong resolution/refresh rate output after upgade to 13.10

I have a custom xorg.conf (need it because my lcd doesn't report it's correct capabilities) that worked fine in 13.04 but since upgading to 13.10 the lcd is incapable of displaying the output from x. ...
0
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0answers
109 views

NVidia graphics driver, Ubuntu 13.04

I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 64-bit. I want to install the NVidia graphics driver to set all the graphics settings the way I want them. Using the NVidia Control Panel with Windows 8, the picture ...
0
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0answers
16 views

problem after upgrade to 12.10 [duplicate]

I just upgraded my Ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10 but after the reboot Ubuntu starts up to a black screen with terminal, can somebody help me to do a normal reboot? During the upgrade I had the terminal ...
0
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0answers
22 views

After upgrading my Nvidia card softver my monitor doesn't get sign!

Hi guys! So I upgraded my Nvidia gt 240 then sometimes after booting my Win7 (I know that this site is for ubuntu users but I was wondering that how proper answers you gave) it doesn't give sign to my ...
0
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1answer
196 views

How to manage kernel upgrades

I'm using 12.04LTS. Last week I upgraded to the latest (at the time) kernel, 3.2.0.48 and my display system became completely unusable. I have two displays on an Nvidia video adapter. I suspect the ...
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1answer
158 views

Ubuntu 13 slower than 12

I've been using Ubuntu for quite a while now, mostly 12. I recently updated to 13 and the most noticable change is that it's overall slower than 12. In particular, moving windows on the screen is very ...
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2answers
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13.04 Upgrade with NVidia

Ubuntu 13.04 upgraded from 12.10 3.8.0-10-generic Nvidia GeForce 310 r a2 (GT218) Graphics Card Samsung 1920x1200 display I received the notice to update to 13.04 the other day and I accepted it - ...
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3answers
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boot - Ubuntu hangs at purple screen after upgrade to 13.04

I was using Ubuntu 12.10 and upgraded to 13.04 Now Ubuntu just hangs at purple screen. I have tried installed KDM and switched to KDM. I get the login prompt at KDM but login fails and shows up ...
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843 views

How to fix resolution after upgrading Lubuntu 12.04 to 12.10?

I have been using Lubuntu 12.04, at resolution 1440x900. Then I got Rawtherapee, but it would not work right. So I ran a Live Lubuntu 12.10 and the resolution was at 1440x900. So I up-graded to 12.10 ...
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122 views

Installed auto update to Ubuntu 12.10 and now the destop does not load

I updated Ubuntu 12.10 using the Update Manager, and now the desktop will not load. I tried to remove nvidia-current and reinstall it through various methods suggested on the web, but the operation ...
1
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1answer
2k views

how to close x server? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install latest NVIDIA drivers by hand? nvidia-installer log file '/var/log/nvidia-installer.log' creation time: Thu Dec 13 21:28:38 2012 installer version: ...
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2answers
624 views

Upgrading Graphics Card (from ATI to nVidia). How to do it properly?

I am thinking of upgrading my old ATI/AMD Radeon 4870 to nVidia (610 or 620, maybe 630). I am not playing games. I like Compiz effects though. I use ubuntu 12.10. Anyway, I would like to ask how to ...
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1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 12.10 won't upgrade nVidia Drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? I've been running 12.10 for about a week now with pretty minimal issues so far; the main ...
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2answers
5k views

nvidia driver problems after upgrading to 3.2.0-26 on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit [closed]

After installing latest updates I can't set screen resolution higher than 1024x768; every time after the boot I get a message Could not apply the stored configuration for the monitors (Note: ...
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1answer
2k views

Facing unity problems after upgrading to Ubuntu 12.04

I upgraded to 12.04 and had problems with unity. So this is what I did >> 1) Ctrl+Alt+F1 sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager Export DISPLAY=:0 ccsm 2) Ctrl+Alt+F7 3) Enabled ...
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1answer
258 views

Upgrade with Nvidia graphics card causes continued issues. Should I remove the card for good?

I've been a follower of Ubuntu for several years now and I've continually had issues upgrading (mostly major upgrades) due to the reboot issues that arise when an nVidia card/driver has been installed ...
3
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2answers
2k views

1080p Screen resolution problem after 10.04 to 12.04 update

I have a Samsung LCD 40" with a NVidia GeForce 6150SE nForce 430 Card. I recently upgraded from 10.04 to 12.04 and the best resolution I can get is 1360x768. I've tried the propietary drivers ...
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0answers
87 views

11.10 to 12.04: Post-upgrade boot failure [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My system is totally messed up. What is the best course of action? When booting after upgrading to 12.04 from 11.10, it stalls with the ubuntu logo and the dots going. ...
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0answers
210 views

How to hold back driver updates or prevent packages from installing. [closed]

Is there something I can do (opt-out from the update list) to stop the drivers getting updated? I'd still like to update most of the packages. The reason, -after an update- I lost 3d. Trying to ...
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0answers
560 views

No OpenGL in 11.10 / GUI won't start with Nvidia [closed]

I've got a Dell D630 that I've been running with Ubuntu 11.04 and I recently decided to do a web upgrade to 11.10. After the upgrade Blender wouldn't start. I did some investigating and discovered ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Upgrade of nvidia graphics adapter fails on Lucid Lynx, low resolution only, no driver?

I run two Ubuntu distros (& two MS systems) on the same hardware. -Computer- Intel Core 2 Quad CPU @ 2.66GHz; 8192MB; LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 780i SLI FTW I recently upgraded the graphics ...
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3answers
940 views

Installing a Nvidia FX 5600 AGP to replace SiS onboard graphics

My first question so please bear with me. I have a Compaq SR1417cl with an ASUS built K8SLA motherboard, AMD Sempron 1.8Ghz CPU and a SiS 760 onboard graphics chip. It also has 2GB of DDR ram. I have ...
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2answers
179 views

Upgrading Hardware (GPU), will it work?

In a couple of days, I will change my old nVidia Quadro FX570 to nVidia GTX560Ti and I've been wondering if simply changing the GPU will work with my Ubuntu or it will break my system/create ...
0
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1answer
484 views

Graphics are slower in 11.10 after upgrade

I just upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10 and i noticed that graphics are slower. I had the nvidia driver downloaded from their website in 11.04. After the upgrade the pc wouldn't actually boot in kernel ...
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2answers
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How do I solve this Nvidia driver download error?

I can't enable or download any Nvidia drivers. In the image below, you can see I am offered four options. Selecting to enable any of them results in the error message shown: Here's some of what is ...
0
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1answer
2k views

When launching, nvidia-settings it just hangs

I've just upgraded to 11.10 and now nvidia-settings won't launch. If I run it from the command line (as me or as root) it just hangs. How can I debug this?
0
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1answer
6k views

Uninstall NVidia drivers?

I've upgraded from 10.04 to 10.10 (in order to be able to upgrade to 11.04). It seems like the current graphics drivers are incompatible with the latest kernel I have. I don't know if I have ...
3
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1answer
1k views

Can I configure one monitor landscape and one in picture mode at the same time?

At the moment I am running Kubuntu Lucid LTS on my desktop and have some relatively free time and was considering upgrading to Natty. My biggest concern (as usual) is whether I will be able to use my ...
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1answer
579 views

Nvidia 5200 graphic card active but not currently in use [closed]

Nvidia 5200 graphic card active but not currently in use on Ubuntu 11.04 how to do that?
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4answers
3k views

After upgrade, get blank purple screen. No gdm and can't switch to tty

I upgraded to 11.04 using update-manager -d. When I try to boot, I just get a purple blank screen, with no ubuntu logo/dots showing. It never gets to the gdm login screen (I left it for 20min) and I ...
0
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1answer
463 views

Twinview broken on upgrade to 10.10

I have been on 9.10 for over a year on the grounds that if it ain't broke, don't fix it. However, I had a spare weekend and figured it was probably about time... I performed an upgrade to 10.4, and ...
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1answer
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10.04 > 10.10 upgrade and the splash screen hangs

I have a computer that once I upgraded from 10.04 to 10.10 the splash screen hangs. I had this issue on another machine that I simply boot into recovery mode and reinstalled the nvidia drivers (both ...