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I have been facing the same issue for quite some time. I had to reference many article online however I never got any help. So I wrote a blog post of my own and I got very positive response. Many people haver confirmed that the post was helpful. I have refined the blog post to make it even easier to use. One could easily just copy and paste the commands from ...


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It is not a good idea to install Nvidia drivers from .run files, downloaded from Nvidia site. This way they will not be registered properly by dkms and you will get black screen after first kernel update. Good way to install the driver is to run: sudo apt-get install nvidia-current Or go to System Settings -> Software & Updates -> Additional Drivers ...


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Found an easy fix xrandr --output DVI-D-0 --mode 1920x1080 --rate 144


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I had the same problem before in ubuntu. Try this command: gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.cursor active false and reboot your computer.


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I found this (if you have NVidia and intel graphic cards): I think the following command should give you an indication of your active chip: $ glxinfo|egrep "OpenGL vendor|OpenGL renderer*" OpenGL vendor string: Intel Open Source Technology Center OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI Intel(R) Sandybridge Mobile* If you switched to NVidia card: $ optirun ...


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I was having problems getting the correct symlink to point at the nVidia driver and I found another way that works for me. It is outlined here. And it lists on how to install the nVidia driver via PPA which is avaliable for 349.16, the latest version. First uninstall any nVidia drivers currently installed by opening a terminal window (Ctrl + ALT + T) and ...


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I think the problem is that current version of Nvidia drivers in Ubuntu does not support this card. You can try to install a newer version. Run in terminal. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-346 sudo add-apt-repository -r ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa Also it makes sense to upgrade kernel and graphical stack ...


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Long story short: The DEB file currently linked on the CUDA Toolkit 6.5 page is broken and after fixing becomes equivalent with the 7.0 one. More precisely, it seems somebody at Nvidia mixed up the file from production testing (containing but an internal network alias) with the one meant for release, which would have pointed to the actual public server. To ...



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