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image from video is black

I have been trying to grab an image from video using Print Screen. When I view it in Irfan View it looks perfectly normal, but when I try to upload it to Stack Exchange the image is black. I even ...
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Outputting graphics card through a different port?

I've been looking into upgrading my graphics card for a while now, and during my searches I've noticed a couple of them that don't have any sort of video output other than power and PCI. I was ...
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Layer manger and weston [closed]

I am quite interested to know about Wayland, weston and layer manager. How does these differ ? As I understood Weston is a protocol / library and Wayland is just an implementation of these libraries. ...
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cluster comput gaming possible? [duplicate]

I have my own private server setup, albeit old pentium 3 units they each hold 1/2 gb ram and about 900mhz over 10units, each has 80gb hdds....they are outdated stock from a large company but are ...
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Windows 10 graphics output to monitor black screen

A co-worker tried to connect a windows 10 laptop to an external monitor. The monitor was never picked up in the first place and he right clicked on the home screen, went to graphics output and set it ...
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Is there a way of scripting the “Roll Back Driver” feature of Window's Device Manager?

I need to roll back my graphic cards drivers once in a while(It's a long story.) and I have tried scripts using devmanview which worked great for disabling and enabling my drivers(and uninstalling it) ...
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Just installed Windows 7, some things not working out-of-the-box

My Dell Inspiron N5010 laptop is a little under a year old now. It came with Windows 7 x64. When I first bought it Windows Aero was working fine. Anyway, it got infected with trillions of viruses (...
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Windows 8 Fails to install with corrupted graphics

I am trying to install Windows 8 Pro Upgrade via the download method on an older PC (07-08). It is a Dell Dimension E521 but it has been upgraded with a 3.0 Ghz Dual Core AMD Processor, 120 GB SSD, ...
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Laptop screen scrambles after boot unless plugged into external monitor

I have a strange problem. I had something fall on my laptop closing the screen down forcefully. Now when I boot the computer the screen is scrambled. It is not scrambled during the BIOS screen or the ...
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How does the CPU and GPU interact in displaying computer graphics?

Here you can see a screenshot of a small C++ program called Triangle.exe with a rotating triangle based on the OpenGL API. Admittedly a very basic example but I think it's applicable to other ...
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Corrupt graphics during Windows 8 installation

So, I've prepared flash drive with Windows 8 Pro x64, booted from it (HDD was completely clean) and seeing something like this: Proceeding with installation this way, after first reboot display ...
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Pixel grid program

(English is not my native language, PROMT translate) Hello, in some graphic editors (for example, logaster.ru ) there is no pixel grid. Whether there is a program on Windows XP imposing on the screen ...
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Virtual Memory Management in El Capitan (10.11.1)

Recently, I've learned a little about both Windows and Linux approaches to virtual memory management, finding the ability to tune Linux's VMM system for particular purposes particularly interesting. (...
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Error installing Nvidia proprietary driver on Fedora 18

I'm trying to install the Nvidia proprietary driver (Geforce 525M) but I'm getting this error: ERROR: Unable to load the kernel module 'nvidia.ko'. This is most likely because the kernel ...
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Thinkpad T530 with Intel HD 4000 and Nvidia NVS 5400M Gamma adjust not working

Some process seems to have a deathgrip on my laptop's color settings, specifically the gamma adjust. I'm trying to adjust the gamma on my laptop because my outboard monitor is too dark for my taste, ...
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How to fix a display tinted blue and blurry?

My display is blue tinted and blurry and I'm not sure what to do with it. Am I supposed to check the display drivers or format and reinstall the whole PC? Please someone help me with some advice, I'm ...
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Screen stops responding in full screen applications

Hi I am encountering a strange problem any ideas would be helpful. I am trying to run certain games in full screen whilst doing so my screen goes blank and get the no data received message. This ...
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SiS Mirage 3 Graphic - windows 7 driver

i just got my new laptop and installed windows 7 and I installed SiS Mirage 3 Graphics driver, I have 3GB of ram, but games are really laggy, i get 5 - 10 fps which is really bad, i tried to install ...
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CPU is busy after installation of Geforce graphic driver 340.52 (NvNetworkService.exe= 12 % of cpu)

CPU is busy after installation of nvidia Geforce graphic driver 340.52 (NvNetworkService.exe= 12 % of cpu) Any body knows why? I have Dell XPS L502x laptop. This problem occurred just after ...
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Graphics card isn't performing as expected [closed]

I have just upgraded from a Sapphire AMD 6670 2 GB graphics card to a Nvidia GTX 650 TI 2 GB SSC and my Windows Experiance index has gone from 6.8 to 7.7. When playing games I am seeing no ...
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FPS drops when I plug my laptop in

I recently played Assassin's Creed II. When I played it while using battery power, I managed to get between 30 and 50 FPS. When I plugged in the laptop charger however, the FPS decreased to between 20 ...
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Is an Abtec CE2 hb1003 (550W) enough to power an GTX 970? [duplicate]

Would an Abtec CE2 hb1003 (http://www.acbel.com/eng/Product.aspx?id=42&&sd=31&&pid=242) be enough to power a GTX 970 or 960 4gb? Thanks
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Trying to install new graphics card and get beeping on start up

I am trying to install an EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti Super Clocked The card does not require external PCIe power. It requires a 300 watt minimum power supply, which is what I have. I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Nvidia Settings best to reduce tearing

I'm trying to reduce video tearing. (Noticeable in games and youtube videos when full screen. On a 16:9 1080p monitor.) I have read several forums and tried changing refresh rate using compizmanager....
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How to prevent any game from running on a PC

I am looking for an unbreachable way to disable the games running on my PC. Even games which require quite a low amount of graphics say 256MB should not work. It is to put restriction on gaming on my ...
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how to connect a pc with VGA port to an HDMI(only) supported TV

Can we connect a pc which has only VGA port(no graphics card available) and a TV with only HDMI port.If VGA to HDMI converter is the solution,is it equivalent to a graphics card?Also what is the ...
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Trouble installing emulator software (windows 10)

I have a pretty old but descent laptop Acer Aspire 5738Z-4111. I wanted to install an emulator software but all show that my graphic drivers are out of date ( except bluestacks emulator which I have ...
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How can I detect my graphics card with no driver installed? [duplicate]

I have no idea what graphics card hardware do I have, and have no driver installed. How can I detect what graphics card do I have to install the right driver?
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Is it normal for a Graphics card to operate in 90 degree temperature?

Is it quite normal that GPU operates under 90+ degrees? I have two boxes which has nVidia Quadro 580 and 4000. The first heats up to 60 degrees but Quadro 4000 goes like 70-90 degree. Is this quite ...
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NVidia Quadro FX and NVS in one workstation

is it possible to use at the same time Quadro FX and NVS in the same Windows 7 workstation?
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Nvidia Quadro 5600 fx, and high end games

I bought the above card for work purposes. I was shocked to find its not as good as the geforce series for gaming. Given its spec, i assumed this would be fine. I am trying to use the card for ...
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Why is my NVIDIA 870M capping graphics to 30FPS when running on battery power?

I am having an issue with my NVIDIA 870M graphics card. When I play games, it caps the framerate to 30FPS when running on battery power, even playing on both high and low graphics settings. When I ...
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How to install driver for ATI Rage 128 Pro Ultra TF?

This is the driver in question, it promises to be the end of my graphics troubles with my old Rage 128 card. http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=MTA5Mzk The only trouble is, I'm ...
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Framerate Drops way down in Battlefield 3

When playing Battlefield 3, I get a framerate of about 20-30 FPS. When playing mutliplayer, maybe after 5 minutes or so the framerate will drop and stay at 4-8 FPS. When a new map is reloaded this ...
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Graphics Card Issue - No Display

I found out recently that the Accelero Twin Turbo vga cooler I used on my Gigabyte HD4850 1GB (one of these) stopped working, so i decided to remove it and buy a new one. However I haven't had the ...
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Having two graphic cards at the same time [closed]

I have a ATI HD5870 graphic card as my main one but I need to use CUDA so I bought a Geforce GT630. Can I plug them both in my PCI-E slots? I obviously want to use one at a time (I have one monitor ...
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Linux: Display output only goes to one graphics card after it starts udev

I've got two graphics cards in a system, both of which have all of the monitors enabled up until it gets to :: Starting udevd... done. in the boot process. After it gets past there, the 2 monitors ...
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Dual Monitor Setup with Ati Radeon Hd 5700 results in unusabledesktop win7

I have an ATI Radeon HD 5700 card which i've been using under fully updated windows 7 with its latest drivers. My monitor is a 2004 NEC LCD1703M which despite being pretty old runs fine. A friend ...
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Strange black rectangles on screen appear randomly [duplicate]

In last month black rectangles and squares suddenly started to appear on the screen, usually when I am in Chrome. (Click image to enlarge) I updated the graphic drivers, tried to reinstall ...
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Switch ubuntu graphics driver

I had an install of ubuntu on an old hard drive in a computer with a nvidia graphics chipset in it. I just moved the drive to a new computer with an amd card, and I am having troubles switching over. ...
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GNUPLOT: want to zoom but y-axis range was previously fixed: only x-axis is changing

The command I used to plot the graph included a setting of the y-axis and total freedom for the x-axis: [:][-10:10]. After the window opened, I wanted to make the y-axis range smaller. I tried this ...
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What can I do to resolve low FPS problems on AMD Graphics?

Two days ago I bought Hp dv6t with Radeon 7690m xt. When I run cpu and gpu benchmark on Cinebench 11.5, I got 5.01 cpu and 48.16 FPS for gpu. After I installed updates from HP notification center, ...
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Super slow OpenGL graphics on AMD 760G/SB710 chipset motherboard

I have a Biostar A780L3L motherboard with an AMD 760G/SB710 chipset. Drawing even very few and very simple 2D objects using OpenGL runs ridiculously slow (1 fps). I assume there are no hardware OpenGL ...
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system thread exception not handled - upgraded graphics driver and now can't view photos

I have a relatively new HP Pavilion laptop with AMD Radeon A6-6310 graphics. My computer would randomly give me a BSOD with the error message "System Thread Exception not handled" while watching ...
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HP-G6-1117TX graphics issue with ubuntu 11.04 installation

i have laptop HP-G6-1117TX in which i have installed ubuntu 11.04 recently, the installation was fine with no error, wireless, display almost everything was fine for new install, i switched off the ...
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Ubuntu is running in low graphic mode after installing ATI driver

I installed ATI driver and I am getting the error of running in low graphic mode. I needed to install the driver because every time I updated and upgraded Ubuntu, right after installing the packages ...
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Fixed aspect ratio with ATI Radeon HD 4350 on Windows 7 64-bit

I'm trying to get Windows to preserve the aspect ratio when playing games at low resolutions. I have an ATI Radeon HD 4350 graphics card. Here are my software specs: This is the place in the ...
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Graphics issue, games and videos running too fast (over accelerated)

Hi I've recently come across an issue I've never encountered before and there just seems to be no way to fix it. I installed Skyrim Legends Edition from Steam, had a quick go of it and everything ...
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ThinkPad Yoga distorting/compressing some icons

I have a brand new TP Yoga Pro with W8.1 Pro x64 that intermittently distorts some icons and other graphics seemingly at random. I notice it most with icons on the task bar or system tray, but it also ...
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HP Pavillion G4 series [ switchable graphics ]

I have 2 graphics adaptors installed -Intel HD Family Graphics & ATI radeon 6470 1G By default my notebook is using the Intel HD grapics but I want to permanently use the ATI radeon.I want to ...