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Questions tagged [nvidia-settings]

The nvidia-settings utility is a tool for configuring the NVIDIA Linux graphics driver. Values such as brightness and gamma, XVideo attributes, temperature, and OpenGL settings can be queried and configured via NVIDIA Settings.

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NVIDIA X Server Settings detected 2 displays even thought I only have one display

Settings inside the nvidia x server settings Display manager I don't even know how to describe this. I don't know what to do. My desktop background is "split". (image taken yesterday, before applying ...
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NVidia X Server Settings GUI doesn't start on ubuntu 18.04

So, I have a problem with starting Nvidia X Server Setting. Running nvidia-settings also cause error like this: ERROR: Unable to load info from any available system My system is: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS ...
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Is my NVIDIA driver working or not?

If run the command prime-select query it returns nvidia However, if I run nvidia-smi, it looks like my nvidia processor is not being used. I can't use nvidia-settings to diagnose because for ...
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nvidia-settings (&prime-select) fails to switch GPU after removal of GRUB

Recently I purged grub on my EFI-System (before you ask: I simply don't like it). Now nvidia-settings and prime-select throw an error when I attempt to change GPU (which fails because of this 'stupid' ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 with NVIDIA Titan V nvidia-396 disables GPU hardware acceleration

I upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04 [Bionic Beaver] and installed an NVIDIA Titan V GPU for deep learning. I am using NVIDIA-396 as the driver, I am able to run keras-gpu neural network libraries explicitly ...
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Nvidia Display Configuration on Ubuntu 18.04 - Saving Settings [duplicate]

Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS Intel® Core™ i7-8700K CPU @ 3.70GHz × 12 GeForce GTX 1080/PCIe/SSE2 64 Bit Running 4 monitors - Samsung U32H75x (DP-4), LG Electronics MP59G (DP-3), Samsung SE790C (HDMI-0), ...
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Who do I ask about graphics drivers?

I finally tracked down an issue that has been plaguing my system since os 17.2 or there abouts. I couldn't figure out what was going on for 6 months and kept reinstalling the system and going through ...
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/sbin/ldconfig.real: Warning: ignoring configuration file that cannot be opened: /etc/ld.so.conf.d/nvidia_settings.conf

After upgrading from ubuntu 16.04 all the way to ubuntu 18.04 im seeing a lot of messeges like this during apt-get upgrade. /sbin/ldconfig.real: Warning: ignoring configuration file that cannot be ...
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nvidia Screen tearing on Xubuntu 18.04

I have tried this settings but no changes: nvidia-settings --assign CurrentMetaMode="nvidia-auto-select +0+0 { ForceFullCompositionPipeline = On }" How to solve this screen tearing issue? Graphics: ...
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nvidia-settings Failed to connect to Mir

I want to use nvidia-settings in terminal by SSH and i have this error : >>> DISPLAY=:0 XAUTHORITY=/var/run/lightdm/root/:0 nvidia-settings Failed to connect to Mir: Failed to connect to ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.4 cannot boot with /etc/X11/xorg.conf file

I've been experiencing screen tearing in Chrome and Firefox during scroll. Fixed it by enabling Force Full Composition Pipeline option in Nvidia X Server Display Configuration. Every time I boot my ...
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display output port not working properly

I use the DP port from NVIDIA GPU and I have Ubuntu 16.04. I am facing some weird problem. Whenever I suspend my session, the DP port stops working. I have to disconnect the cable, connect to another ...
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Can't use nvidia after upgrading kernel

If I use the kernel that came with ubuntu 18.04 after a fresh-install, I can use the nvidia GPU. However, after using ukuu to install kernel 4.17.2 I can't use the nvidia GPU anymore. lucas@test:/...
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Cant start NVIDIA X Server Setting

Yesterday i have switched my GPU to Intel and today i wanted to play CS, but my Nvidia X Server Setting don't want to start. I've updated it yesterday too. What should i do ? Do you know another ...
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Is Ubuntu 18.04 LTS support Nvidia Graphics Driver 390.48?

After a successful installation of NVIDIA Graphics Driver 390.48 (all step for example blacklist nouveau and close the service of lightdm I have all already done), then I test whether NVIDIA Driver ...
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Ubuntu 17.10.1 overheating on laptop with GTX 1060 Mobile and i7 7700hq CPU

My laptop is overheating on new ubuntu installation. I have tried propriety nvidia drivers and set select-prime to intel and nvidia both vise versa, but the problem persists on both selected GPU. No ...
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How to create a delayed startup command

this question might be simple but I'm new to Linux.. i had a screen tear issue with my nvidia graphics card, i looked up a YT vid and it said it has something to do with the composition pipeline and ...
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GPU per-user quota

Does a command similar to cpulimit exist for GPU usage? I would like to limit the GPU a process or user can use to a certain % or maybe a time-limit. Is this possible? In case it helps, the GPU is ...
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Nvidia X Server - Refresh rate reset at startup

I have an issue with Ubuntu 16.04 and Nvidia X Server Settings. When I go to X Server Display Configuration and select my screen, I put resolution to 1920x1080 and refresh rate to 144 Hz. Then, I ...
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Stuck in tty1 login console

I am stuck in tty1 login console. I get the tty1 login screen after logging in the tty1 console with my username and password. It seems like it is in a loop. What shall I do?
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nvidia overclock on startup running a .sh script in rc.local not working

Good afternoon. I am having issues getting a startup script i wrote for my overclock settings to initialize on bootup. I have run the script independently and it works perfectly; however, when i run ...
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Edits to nvidia-xconfig not taking hold after restart?

I'm building up a set of bash scripts to enable the overclocking of GPUs installed in my Ubuntu 16.04 system using the NVidia 384.98 driver. For my first script I am trying to set the cool-bits (...
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nvidia-settings error after upgrade to 17.10

Just upgraded to 17.10. I have been using onboard graphics for a while but need to switch to nvidia now to use two external monitors at work. Running nvidia-settings from the command line gives the ...
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Failed to control fan speed for Nvidia Geforce 1060 on Ubuntu 16.04

My current Ubuntu kernel is 4.12.5 with Nvidia driver 384.69. However, since the upgrade, the GPU always performes at highest (level 4) performance level, so the GPU fan is running all the time. I ...
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Nvidia driver is not loaded [closed]

I know this is an Ubuntu forum, but I could really use your help since I have received 0 help from Deepin forums, and after all, we are all a big Linux family :) . This is the short story: I did a ...
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Unable to use nvidia gpu with optimus on ubuntu 16.04

I'm having a dell inspiron 7567 in which im not able to use the nvidia gpu (Geforce GTX 1050). At first i only installed the nvidia driver and tried signing the MOK by following the steps from https:/...
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I have to manually open the Nvidia X Server Settings GUI after every boot to not get lag/tearing, how to load it automatically?

I've recently bought an Nvidia graphics card (was a Radeon user with the FOSS-drivers previously) and I installed the hardware and the proprietary drivers, because I need the GLS Extensions for some ...
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Missing options in nvidia settings

My problem is that in "nvidia x server settings" options are lost. They are has only for the first time after a clean installation of the system and install nvidia driver, but after the restart they ...
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Cannot run nvidia-settings

I'm up to setting up some mining rigs running Ubuntu. I use Nvidia GTX 970 and GTX 780 GPUs. I installed the 16.04 LTS server distro and it's working fine. I can tweak some GPU params using nvidia-smi....
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My NVIDIA X Server Settings not showing

So right now I only have 2 tabs in my settings. There the ones in this picture. I have reinstalled the drivers numerous times, but that does not help. I have also tried other driver versions. I have ...
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-eq: unary operator expected [duplicate]

I have this script, which changes NVIDIA-SETTINGS vibrance, when certain application/process is launched (in my case Counter-Strike:Global Offensive game) Script: #!/bin/bash on="1023" off="0" dv="...
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PRIME Displays cannot be controlled by nvidia-settings

I have a dell XPS 15 laptop (GTX 960M) with Ubuntu 16.04 installed which is connected to two dell monitors. After installing the nvidia drivers via Sofware & Updates (I am using NVIDIA binary ...
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4K monitor shows no picture

On ubuntu 16.04 my acer monitor shows no picture with 4K resolution. It was working with live cd with 4k resolution but on installed ubuntu only works with full hd. 4k is choosable but shows no ...
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Problem with search in Ubuntu 16.10

When I try to search or simply press on search, the OS are blocked or appear like this
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Cannot switch from Intel to Nvidia in Ubuntu 16.04 (Nvidia Prime)

I cannot switch from my Intel GPU to my Nvidia GPU on Ubuntu 16.04. I get no error messages or other problems, it just doesn't switch. Other similar questions here have not solved my problem. Here are ...
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My gpu is running slower than it should

I have a GTX 750 ti and it's capable of running at 5GT/s, However in the nvidia xserver settings it says it's maximum link speed is 2.5GT/s. How do i change that?
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Scale application differently on different monitors - Ubuntu 16.04

I have found a lot of very solid articles/answers about this topic: https://askubuntu.com/a/555812/574648 https://unix.stackexchange.com/a/213984 https://askubuntu.com/a/662567/574648 And of course:...
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'PRIME Profiles' tab missing in NVIDIA X Server Settings (Ubuntu 16.04)

I have nvidia-settings and nvidia-prime installed, but the 'PRIME Profiles' tab is missing. How can I fix it to be able to switch between my GPUs? Update: ~$ lspci -k | grep -EA2 'VGA|3D' 00:02.0 ...
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Nvidia prime not working with 16.04

I tried using the 361 and 364 drivers, I get the following error when I run nvidia-settings: ** Message: PRIME: No offloading required. Abort ** Message: PRIME: is it supported? no ERROR: nvidia-...
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nvidia-settings - “Failed to connect to Mir” - 16.04

When I attempt to run nvidia-settings I get the following error message that does not make any sense to me nor does a web search yield any relevant information: Failed to connect to Mir: Failed to ...
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Nvidia X server - cannot switch to GPU from my Intel, because of python import error

When I try to switch to my NVIDIA this happens: ERROR: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/share/screen-resolution-extra/nvidia-prime.py", line 22, in <module> ...
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14.04, 3 screens in portrait, adjustment to be done each reboot

Every time I reboot my screens are like this, with a space in between them. My xorg.conf file does not get overwritten each time since the content is identical from one boot to the other (xorg.conf ...
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14.04 GT940M nVidia X Server Setting is null

My computer has an nVidia GT940M graphics card, and I've installed the nVidia 352.79 driver. The nVidia X server settings configuration panel does not display all of the settings. How can I fix it? ...
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Nvidia Card Overheating

So I've been trying really hard to get a stable linux install going, and my Nvidia graphics card has had other ideas... I've successfully installed the drivers, Nvidia-361 is running right now, but ...
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Dual GPU (Nvidia + ASPEED) extended desktop configuration help Ubuntu 16.04

I can't seem to find the answer to my configuration problem. I have 2 graphic cards, one on the motherboard (aspeed) and one on PCI-E (Nvidia). lspci | grep VGA 04:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ...
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Lubuntu upgraded from 15.10 to 16.04 with nvidia-361 and xserver settings are empty

As the title suggests, I've just done an upgrade. Unlike other unlucky folk, I've had no problems with logging into the GUI. But it seems like the nvidia drivers are not properly installed. My xserver ...
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No G-SYNC option in NVIDIA-SETTINGS?

I have no G-SYNC options available in the nvidia-settings. I have got a g-sync ready laptop with a NVIDIA GTX970M and am currently running 16.04LTS. Any help would be greatly appreciated! EDIT: I ...
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Adjusting an Nvidia GPU's Fan Curve

So I was trying to figure out how to make a custom fan curve for my Gigabyte GTX 960 ITX card. It is about half-length (for my small case) but that means it has a very small heat sink, and the Nvidia ...
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Can't set screen resolution and frequency at start-up

I've been manually setting my resolution/frequency for a while and decided it's finally time that I stop doing that, as it isn't saved after restart. Specifically, while my session does start in ...