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Questions tagged [nvidia]

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

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4K resolution videos lag

I have Ubuntu Budgie 18.04.2 LTS installed on an Acer F15 F5-573-70EB[Here] laptop with an i7 CPU, NVIDIA GTX 950m GPU, and 16GB RAM. I connect it to a Philips 4K HDR TV. Before installing NVIDIA's ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 boot stuck at message “Started NVIDIA Persistence Daemon” after installing nVidia 390.74

I seem to have a similar problem to this guy. Ubuntu 17.10 boot stuck at message "Started NVIDIA Persistence Daemon" after installing nVidia 384.90 Is the only option to remove the nvidia ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 two nvidia cards can't select one for Physx only

So I'm currently running Ubuntu 18.04 on a system that has two NVidia cards that are considered old to today's standards. The NVidia cards are: Geforce GTX 460 and Geforce GTX 550 Ti. I would like to ...
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How to configure X11 for multiple monitors with different refresh rates?

I'm using Kubuntu 19.04, with kscreen removed, and I currently have my xorg.conf file as follows: Section "ServerLayout" Identifier "X.org Configured" Screen 0 "Screen0" 0 0 ...
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Ubuntu 16.10 Mouse cursor stays in upper left corner

After crashing my Ubuntu 16.04 with installing nvidia drivers I installed Ubuntu 16.10 However my cursor is not moving anymore. It stays in the upper left corner. It is moving invisible (detected ...
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Removing nvidia cuda toolkit and installing new one

a month ago I installed the cuda 5.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 (which is not supported for this version of Ubuntu version) , and I didn't do it well. I want to remove what I've installed earlier and install ...
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How to install Nvidia in Ubuntu 19.04?

I have Toshiba qsmio-500 running Windows 10 in hdd 2. One week ago I installed Ubuntu 19.04 in its first hdd. But after installation only black letter and green ok letter appear many times. After I ...
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Installing nvidia drivers on 18.04

all. I'm trying to fix my system so I can install the nvidia drivers but it seems to get stuck for some reason. I have tried manually removing the downloaded files from /var/cache/apt/archives/...
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Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS and Nvidia dirver (304.51) 64bit: problem 640x480

I have a problem with this configuration: Asus K55V, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Nvidia driver 304.51. I have remove the nouveau driver with: apt-get --purge remove xserver-xorg-video-nouveau I installed ...
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Cannot save Nvidia X settings Tweaks

I installed 16.04 today and I wanted to increase the color liveliness and tweak some vertical sync and texture quality settings, but every time I reboot the settings get reverted back. Every guide ...
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Nvidia stops working after repairing Grub

Everything was working fine with my GPU. I had to use boot-repair, and it added grub to some partitions. After that I only get low resolution Ubuntu, it does not detect the driver. nvidia-settings ...
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nvidia 960M not working

Application: ksmserver-logout-greeter (ksmserver-logout-greeter), signal: Aborted Using host libthread_db library "/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libthread_db.so.1". [Current thread is 1 (Thread 0x7f2de18dc880 ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 stuck after decrypting drive--probably X not starting because of NVIDIA drivers and dist-upgrade (systemd-logind: failed to get session)

For a while now, I've had NVIDIA 418.56, CUDA 10.1, and a 4.4.0-148-generic kernel. I might have caused issues when I ran dist-upgrade or similar recently; after decrypting the drive, it gets stuck ...
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Prime-select intel not shutting off nvidia GPU

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 with kernel 4.15 and installed Nvidia driver 418.67. All of this is installed on the new Razer blade advanced 15(2019) model. When I change to Intel and reboot powertop says its ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 boot starts flashing when loading NVIDIA Persistence Daemon and started session c3 of user gdm

I have been using ubuntu 18.04 for my machine learning / deep learning work, and have had issues in the past trying to get the nvidia drivers trying to work with ubuntu loading. I could never get the ...
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Ubuntu freezing while shutting down

Linux community. I recently switched from windows to Linux (Ubuntu) and I encounter a problem from last 2 to 3 weeks. My laptop freezes while I shut it down and it shows the purple ubuntu screen and ...
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Ubuntu won't do 1920x1080

Both my monitors (one over DVI other over HDMI) have a native resolution of 1920x1080 (16:9) but the only two options for resolution in the "Display" section of system settings are 800x600 (4:3) and ...
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I'm having issues with finding the right nvidia drivers for Ubuntu 19.04

I have: 32GB DDR4 RAM 3TB Seagate Barracuda 2TB Seagate Barracuda 500GB Samsung 860Evo ASUS Prime B350-Plus AMD Ryzen 5 1600X Nvidia GTX 1060 When I enable basically any nvidia driver in the ...
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How to install cuda 10.0 with nvidia-418 driver on Ubuntu 19.04?

I just upgraded my system to Ubuntu 19.04 and realized Cuda 10.0 is not getting installed. tensorflow is still not built for Cuda 10.1 and it would be great if I can downgrade my Nvidia driver from ...
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ubuntu 18.04 Black screen after login

In ubuntu 18.04 after discovering that the wrong nvidia driver was polluting my kernel.log I've tried different combination of nvidia drivers with no success. When I sudo service gdm start the login ...
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Black screen after GRUB selection, boot from USB live

I've got new laptop and I've been trying to install Ubuntu dualboot alongside with Windows 10. I'm in GRUB menu after boot USB where options are: Try Ubuntu without installing Install Ubuntu OEM ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 NVidia Driver works until reboot

I am currently having problems with my Nvidia driver after upgrading Ubuntu to the latest version. I get 640x480 and a log-in loop. If I drop to a shell and re-install the driver by executing these ...
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Installing cuda toolkit Ubuntu 14.04 causes dpkg error

When I was installing cuda toolkit Ubuntu 14.04 causes dpkg error. This is what I did: sudo apt-get install build-essential sudo dpkg -i cuda-repo-ubuntu1404-7-0-local_7.0-28_amd64.deb However I ...
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nvidia-smi causes terminal to stop showing user input

I've installed NVIDIA drivers, and whenever I run nvidia-smi it causes my terminal to stop showing commands from user input. The system appears to be completely unresponsive, but if I switch between ...
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Restart after installation of Ubuntu 16.04 gets stuck on Synchronising SCSI Cache

This is screen I get after I press restart now at the end of installation. It gets stuck at [sda] Synchronising SCSI Cache. I'm trying to dual boot Ubuntu 16.04 in my laptop. Laptop Specs - HP ...
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Use of NVIDIA graphics driver hangs computer

A while ago, I added the graphics-drivers PPA and installed the 415 driver. I decided to go back to my original driver, the 390, but seemingly made a mistake in doing so - I removed the PPA before ...
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Need to know a graphics enabled laptop that installs ubuntu

Does anyone know a laptop with a decent Nvidia or AMD graphics card that installs Ubuntu out of the box, or with minimal tweaking? I am going nuts with my new Lenovo E485 with Ryzen + AMD graphics. ...
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Ubuntu 19.04 nvidia drivers not working at all, NVIDIA GeForce GTX-1050 Ti 4GB

I have a gaming laptop ASUS ROG GL703Ge STRIX with the mentioned Nvidia GPU, I installed ubuntu with windows as dual boot but the problem I'm facing is I can't use the GPU, I tried installing the ...
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20-nvidia.conf in xorg.conf.d doesnt exist

I'm new to GNU/Linux, running xubuntu 15.10 with a GTX 570 graphics card, and am trying to prevent screen tearing in scrolling web pages, videos, and steam games. I get no screen tearing with the PPA ...
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NVidia driver not working Ubuntu18.04

Laptop - Lenovo thinkpad P52 uname -a Linux ivan-ThinkPad-P52 5.1.3-050103-generic #201905161442 SMP Thu May 16 18:44:30 UTC 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux sudo lshw -c video *-display ...
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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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Power consumption - Matebook X Pro

Edit: Based on a suggestion in the comments, I Switched from Nvidia-390 driver to Nouveau and discharge rate went from ~10w to ~5w. I have a core i7 Matebook X Pro. It lasts about 6 hours on battery....
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black screen after nvidia driver installation after upgrade to 18.04

after upgrading my machine to 18.04 from 16.04 I noticed that my Nvidia driver is no longer installed and after I reinstalled the driver I'm getting a black screen I've got such a problem before and ...
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Fix broken tensorflow-gpu installation

I have a broken installation of tensorflow and cannot find a way to correct it to start clean from the beginning. I am using the instructions in the tensorflow website for Ubuntu 18.04 (CUDA 10). ...
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How can I get the “Ubuntu with Wayland” option on 18.04?

I made sure to check /etc/gdm3/custom.conf to make sure that WaylandEnable=false was commented out. I made to sure to be on the latest Nvidia driver (390). When I click the cog icon on the login ...
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Fail to install ubuntu 18 on Workstation hp Z8 G4

I have workstation hp Z8 G4 and trying to install ubuntu 18 *Z8 G4 specification -hp linux-ready -os load to sata/sas -intel 6136 xeon3.0 *2 -nVidia Qdr GV100 32GB *2 First, I inseted USB with ...
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NVIDIA X Server Settings not opening - Ububtu 18.04.1 LTS

I just installed nvidia-driver-390 on my laptop which has a Quadro M1200 card along with an Intel VGA controller. The 390 is the recommended driver per Ubuntu and it installs correctly. ...
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How to disable my inboard ( intel ) graphic card

I'm pretty new to linux, but I did my best to obtain all information regarding my issue so maybe someone could help out. I have an HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook, with Ubuntu 14.04 manually installed. The ...
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Ubuntu freezes on purple screen [dualboot, nvidia graphics]

I recently tried dual booting Ubuntu on my laptop. I followed this guide and was able to successfully install and login to ubuntu. However now when I try to login, I get stuck at a purple screen with ...
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Audio takes a second or 2 to start Ubuntu 19.04

Whenever there is no audio playing through my pc and I start it takes a few seconds usually about 3 to start playing the audio. For example if I click on a youtube video it will play normally then ...
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Nvidia 740M still not working after Bumblebee installation

First of all, I have checked a lot of similar topics, but I still can't get my laptop to use Nvidia 740M. So first things first. I have a laptop Asus X550V (i5-3230, 4gb RAM, Nvidia 740M + Intel ...
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Scaling issues after power loss [closed]

I'm running 14.04 on a ThinkServer TS440, with a PNY GeForce GT 710 gpu, and have it hooked up to a 46 inch tv in my living room, mostly for Kodi or Chrome. There was a power loss the other day, and ...
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nvidia backlight brightness problem

Problem Unity shows control while I press the Fn+Increase/Descrese brightness, but nothing happens. In console brightness doesn't work too while X server is running. Checked solutions I have tried ...
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Different error messages on Boot (nouveau, hdaudio)

I've been trying to fix this for about 4 hours now and I'm not 100% sure how to phrase the problem, so bear with me. Background I've been using my Laptop with Linux for a couple of months now and ...
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Using P104-100 GPU on Ubuntu (as single or second GPU)

What I have: GA-B250-Fintech motherboard Ubuntu 18.04 (but I'm ready to reinstall to any version if it will work) $ uname -r 4.18.0-18-generic And P104-100 video card. $ lspci | grep NVIDIA 01:00....
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Ubuntu shuts off while gaming due to CPU overheat

Laptop is often shutting down out of a sudden after 20-30 min of heavy usage (almost always in game). Then after rebooting BIOS presents a message that the CPU was too hot and it had to be turned off. ...
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DaVinci Resolve 15 can't launch on Ubuntu 18.04

i am using Dell OptiPlex 9020 Desktop Computer and I still didn't know which driver is suitable for this computer. What is my status right now The driver is still not working .... #> nvidia-smi ...
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Laptop doesn't have integrated graphics. Any way to use nvidia gpu for only compute?

I am guessing this is impossible, but a solution or work around would be great. The output of lspci | grep VGA is only 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation Device 1f10 (rev a1) ...
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ubuntu 18.04 + kernel 5.1: installing nvidia GTX1050

I have a dell xps 15 9560 with a nvidia GTX 1050 and I have a problem trying to make work the nvidia drivers 430 (the recommended by ubuntu-drivers) on ubuntu 18.04 using gnome on Xorg under the ...
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18.04 Low graphics and laggy after booting

Yesterday I booted up Ubuntu 18.04, only to find out that the resolution is extremely low and the system lags a lot, it even glitches out a bit sometimes. I've tried rebooting several times with no ...