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Questions tagged [nvidia]

Questions relating to NVIDIA GPUs on elementary OS.

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How can I stop drivers for Nvidia GeForce GT 330M causing issues in Loki?

After installation of Nvidia proprietary drivers window control buttons doesn't work (elementary OS apps window buttons work but rest [firefox, playonlinux] doesn't). In addition switching windows ...
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Trouble with Nvidia driver under Loki

I installed the Nvidia driver using Ubuntu method (Addition drivers tab under software & updates). It works great so far, but every time Elementary updates kernel system would not boot up. The ...
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This is the nvidia driver installation question on elementary OS Loki - solved

I use gigabyte P34G v2. The graphics card is nvidia GTX860m. The OS I use is elementary OS Loki. $ sudo ubuntu-drivers list ---> check $ sudo apt install intel-microcode $ sudo apt install ...
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Black screen, when installing NVIDIA drivers (GTX970)

I tried to switch from Windows to Linux (elementary OS) but everytime I ended in a black screen. The following steps i tried: Set "Nomodeset" before the installation starts (+ replaced "quiet spash" ...
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Laptop Screen Blinks

My laptop's screen blinks and can't enter the login screen, this happens when the laptop is suspended or locked, I think this is because I use the nvidia driver. is it here that can help me? dell ...
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system resets on certain apps

I was really looking forward to juno, unfortunately this makes my system even more unstable than before with loki. As soon as I click Epiphany, Pantheon will reset to the login screen, while I am ...
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System Crashed After Gpu Driver Update

I have a problem with my gpu driver. I'm new in Linux World and i can't fix it. The problem is when i update gpu driver, system not responding after login screen. Please look at this image and video. ...
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Nvidia drivers for Loki on an optimus system do not seem to work

I followed the instructions here How to install nvidia graphics driver for nvidia 820m on loki? however if I run sudo prime-select nvidia glxgears I get X Error of failed request: BadValue (...
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System crash on loki 4.1

I have a problem after updating my drivers for the nvidia with the software update programm and at the same time I ticked a box under it saying to use my processor.It asked for a restart to take place ...
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Monitor resolution too high and not saving

I've just started using Elementary OS, and I'm having a bit of trouble with the resolution saving. My monitor/tv's native resolution is 4K, but I prefer to run in 1080p. When the login screen boots up,...
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No splash screen after installing nvidia drivers

Elementary OS splash screen has dissapeared after installing nvidia drivers, is there an easy way to restore it? I´ve read some tutorials for Ubuntu but they're hard to follow and results weren't ...
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Elementary OS does not work with NVIDIA (SOLVED)

I just completed the installation of Elementary OS on my desktop dell XPS 8920. During the installation I noticed that the graph was a little bad, but I thought that after the installation it could ...
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(solved) System freeze when pluging usb device or power cable

I had issue installing Loki but I had it done with the help on an other post see the post here for the whole topic I managed to install the kernel 4.10 and nvidia 381. I turn off the dGPU with ...
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elementary OS 0.3.2 Freya (64-bit) (Ubuntu 14.04) black screen after Update

Hello I have a problem with ubuntu installed on my laptop. The laptop is ASUS K501U with NVIDIA Corporation GM107M [GeForce GTX 950M] (rev a2). My System is elementary OS 0.3.2 Freya (64-bit). The ...
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Brightness controls on Oryx Pro with Nvidia on Loki

I have a System 76 laptop with nvidia dedicated graphics and am having trouble with the brightness adjustment controls in Pantheon. I have installed the system76-driver-nvidia from their ppa. I have ...
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Nvidia/Elementary OS Juno suspend/resume fix

Does anyone know if this will still work on Juno? https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.addictivetips.com/ubuntu-linux-tips/fix-nvidia-resume-bug-elementary-os-loki/amp/ I tried running gala —replace from ...
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elementary os is freezing

I change my pc's videocard after some days it's start freezing/ and i restarting every time. I'm downloading nvidia drivers from app center/ have a 2 download I'm downloading both but when I restart ...
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graphics driver broken [solved]

I recently installed Loki on my machine. I was running two monitors on an AMD FirePro 7000. I installed an Nvidia GTX 970, and only one monitor was being recognized. I tried various combinations of ...
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Screen distortion

I have installed Loki. Everything was fine with setup and desktop bue when I tried to open Music app this appened To be honest this is not new. I experienced this in Freya but can't remember what I ...
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Occasional Black Screen on Boot

An annoying problem to say the least. I have a laptop (Dell Precision M4500) and roughly 50% of the time, I boot to a black screen. Otherwise, I boot to a normal login just fine. Running Freya 0.3....
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How to save NVIDIA X Server Settings (nvidia-settings)?

I had changed resolution of the monitor from 75Hz to 60Hz and clicked a button "Save to X Configuration File" and saved into /ets/X11/xorg.conf as administrator. After restarting I still see 75Hz ...
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Dual-monitor nvidia-intel hybrid Xorg black screen

Background I'm running a dual-monitor setup: primary on Nvidia GPU and secondary on Intel integrated (because it's VGA only) and I'm been having screen tearing issues on my primary and secondary ...
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Error during NVIDIA drivers update

I've recently installed Juno, and today I ran into this problem: AppCenter > Updates > Drivers: both nvidia-340 and nvidia-driver-390 are unable to update. nvidia-driver-390 displays "Error while ...
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Run specific applications on Nvidia GPU

I recently installed Elementary OS 5 Juno on my laptop which has hybrid Nvidia 1060 GTX and Intel card. After installing the nvidia drivers (3.90.77) the Nvidia optimus is automatically able to run ...
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Video glitches after suspend and in full-screen electron apps

Every time my system wakes up after suspension the login screen appears glitched (colorful blocks covering some areas of the screen, like the password input and around it) and my background appears ...
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Intel graphics requires use of nomodeset to avoid boot freeze. Is there any way to update the Intel drivers to avoid this?

I have a NVIDIA 970M / Skylake laptop with which I would like to be able to switch to Intel graphics for longer battery life. When I use NVIDIA Prime to switch to Intel power saving mode, the boot ...
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Display settings lost on reboot

I have 2 monitors hooked up to my 1080. One 24" 1920x1200 and one 2560x1440 with 144hz. But when I reboot I have to reapply the settings for the displays. This includes changing the mosaic, the ...
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Easy Optimus installation

Just wondering if you have any plans for a simple Nvidia Optimus installation? I always find that it's a 50/50 chance of Optimus working on Ubuntu based systems and usually a ton of steps to go ...
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ElementaryOS nvidia-driver with dual GPU (nvidia+intel) — link fixed

I have dual graphics on my notebook. Actually a Intel HD + GTX 765M The main problem here is ... I'm using the system for a long time rn, but I have kinda of problem with videos (never got a good ...
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Nvidia drivers with the “GRUB_GFXPAYLOAD_LINUX=auto” fix prevents me from entering my sda5_crypt passphrase during boot. Loki 0.4.1

I installed the Nvidia drivers for my laptop and applied the common fix to make Plymouth work properly as usual, but something is preventing me from getting past the "Please unlock disk sda5_crypt" ...
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Does anyone get trouble after installing nvidia driver on elementary os loki 0.4.1?

I read on the internet that people often get trouble after installing nvidia driver. So I just want to know wether anyone also get trouble after installing it on elementary os Loki. As I also see ...
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nvidia-375/libEGL.so.1 is not a symbolic link, and other NVIDIA issues

I've just set up the nvidia-375 package (also nvidia-settings, nvidia-prime, and nvidia-opencl-icd-375) on my new Elementary OS installation. I was hoping it'd work after a simple reboot, as it has in ...
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Nvidia driver changed after updates

some time ago I installed 381 Nvidia driver, which fixed issues of shutdown and suspend yesterday I run app center updates and I saw that the driver went back to 375 (which resurrected the suspend ...
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Nvida and changing screen brightness

I have been searching through the Ask Ubuntu and Elementry OS Forums and there is nothing about getting this issue fixed. When I Hold Function and Press up and down the Brightness slider moves but ...
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Error in nvidia-settings

I installed the last nvidia driver from the nvidia ppa. I installed nvidia-378. After the reboot I open nvidia-settings and it's completely empty. If I run it from the terminal it says ERROR: Error ...
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Why lshw show nvidia unclaimed?

This is log of lshw -c video. What is mean unclaimed ? And why in configuration don't have a id of driver? khan@khan-Inspiron-3542:~$ lshw -c video WARNING: you should run this program as super-user. ...
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Loki UEFI, NVIDIA tty console resolution

I have the 378 NVIDIA driver loaded on a new machine, and have found that the tty console (CTRL-ALT-F1) resolution is awful, probably something like 640x480 . Looking around here and elsewhere, it ...
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Help installing the latest nVidia proprietary driver from a PPA

EDIT - The PPA below works, however it didn't solve my tearing issues. EDIT 2 - I've just realized I should have worded the question better, rather than copy-pasting it from where I had previously ...
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lightdm-greeter fails on nvidia-340 driver on JUNO (GeForce 8400)

After a fresh install of Juno, things were mostly working with the default open source nouveau driver. I installed the nvidia-340 driver using the App Center, and now the lightdm-greeter is completely ...
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Trying to install elementary os on aero 15x is it possible?

I'm trying to install elementary os on my brand new aero 15x i suspect there is a malfunction between my 1070 max q card and the integrated graphic because the system wont boot after install and stuck ...