The graphics processing unit built into many Intel processors. Most current processors have Intel HD Graphics 4000 series IGPs; a few use the more advanced Intel Iris and Iris Pro IGPs.

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Why do integrated graphics cards perform worse then standalone graphics cards?

Recently, I got a new computer, replacing my laptop. I noticed that when installing Silent Hunter 5, it said that my PC did not meet the minimum system requirements, however it still ran at high ...
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intel hd 4000, windows 7, triple monitors (DVI, VGA, HDMI)

I have a Core i7 3770k on Asus P8Z77-V LK and three monitors (actually one of them is TV). Two monitors were connected via DVI and VGA, I tried to connect third monitor (TV) via HDMI but it didn't ...
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Why do I need to install Realtek or Intel Graphics Driver software? [closed]

I just installed Windows 8.1 Professional on my Acer Aspire 5738 from Dreamspark. I need to know whether there is any significant improvement in audio or graphics quality when I install Realtek audio ...
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Is Intel/Nvidia Optimus technology supposed to switch instantly between GPUs?

I have a brand new Sony Vaio Flip 15, and it takes at least 1 second to switch between GPUs, during which time my screen goes off. Is this expected? Or should the switch be instant and happen between ...
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What hardware device eats up 1.4GB of my 4GB RAM?

I'm using Windows 7 64-bits on a Lenovo 530 notebook with 4GB of RAM. However, my task manager shows that the amount of RAM is only 2.6GB, and resource monitor shows that 1.4 GB is "used by ...
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Update for Mobile Intel 4 series chipset family won't work for my VAIO CS (can't get OpenGL 2.0 to work)

I've installed a program that requires me to run OpenGL 2.0. I've bough my laptop in 2009 and OpenGL 2.0 was released in 2004 so I figure there has to be a way to get OpenGL 2.0 to work. (Current ...
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Can Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook play/display 3D movies?

I have an Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook and an Aaxa LED 3D Pico projector, both connected through HDMI cable which supports 3D. The projector information does mention 3D movies but, while playing 3D media ...
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OpenGL up to 3.0 on Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000

I've read here about using lower versions of OpenGL. I would like to know if there is a way to get the lower version of OpenGL working on integrated GPU Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 that I use?
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Intel HD graphics 4400 not working properly on Wheezy

Upon login, I get the following message: GNOME 3 Failed to Load Unfortunately GNOME 3 failed to start properly and started in the fallback mode. This most likely means your system ...
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Switchable Graphics: High-Performance GPU active, but Windows 7 x64 complains of low system performance

First of all, I have to say that I am using an HP ProBook 4530s notebook equipped with a 2nd Gen Core-i5, Kingston HyperX 3k SSD, 8GB RAM running Windows 7 x64 connected to an Asus HD ProArt 23" ...
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Graphics card not displayed in Skyrim game graphics cards list?

I own a HP ProBook 4740s laptop, with core i7 processor and AMD Radeon HD 7650m, but when I turn on Skyrim, intel hd graphics 4000 is the only card that's shown in the graphics options. Any idea why ...
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Sudden “No Signal” in HDMI-DVI connection

Yesterday I have connected external display Asus VW192C to my laptop Dell XPS 14-L421X via HDMI-to-DVI-D cable. And it worked perfectly fine from start. The day after, Asus screen went blank showing ...
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Permanently Delete Windows Device Driver

I have a Windows Vista Home Premium 32 bit system that has an Intel integrated VGA driver. Whenever the Intel driver is installed, Windows boots up to a black screen. I then boot to safe mode, go in ...
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integrated intel graphics 3D acceleration probem with Linux on ThinkPad S531

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad S531 running OpenSuse 12.3 64bit. This notebook has the following graphics cards: - integrated Intel HD 4000 - discrete (muxless) AMD Radeon HD 8670M After the standard ...
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Make Intel's “Display Power Saving Technology” act faster

Intel has a feature for laptops called "Display Power Saving Technology". This system adjusts the screen brightness to match the over-all brightness of the picture you are seeing. So while looking at ...
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Dual Monitor not working

I have a MSI Z87-G43 motherboard with i5-4670K CPU. When I connect two monitors to the onboard graphic card (1xVGA and 1xDVI) both screens are black, there seems to be a connection when the pc is ...
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Bumblebee fails to switch to discrete card

I have a laptop with a Intel HD4000 and a nVidia Quadro K2000M. I just reinstalled Archlinux on my laptop on this morning, so it’s a fresh install. I graphics drivers that way: yaourt -S ...
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How to use intergrated graphics instead of dedicated [duplicate]

I have a recent asus motherboard with an i7 processor and i've got a nvidia 670gtx connected to it. For various reasons/experimentation purposes i'd like to connect my monitor to the intergrated ...
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Mobile Intel® GMA 4500MHD boost

My machine has a Mobile Intel® GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics chipset. The machine is currently running 64 bit windows 7 premium with 3GB of ram (1x1gb and 1x2gb). I note that the Mobile Intel® GMA ...
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Mirror Drivers not working on Windows 7 64 bit computer

I am having an issue getting any mirror driver to work properly on my computer. I always seem to get the same issue no matter which driver I user. I have tried the Mirror Driver in UltraVNC and Also ...
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Clarification about Lucid Virtu [closed]

Finally I've solved my problem. I have installed 3 monitors via DVI/HDMI with one dedicated Nvidia graphics card. I have now my iGPU of the i5-2500k in use for the third monitor. I use a Z68 (P8Z68-V) ...
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With Nvidia Optimus, which graphics adapter's control panel settings apply?

I just found out that I have both "Intel Graphics and Media Control Panel" and "NVidia Control Panel". How do these controls work together? I have an i7 with on-board graphics and a NVidia 650m. I ...
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Should I uninstall the Intel graphics kernel mode driver?

My installation of Windows Vista says that the Intel graphics kernel mode driver is causing Windows to resume slowly and offers an option to remove it from the list. I presume this would increase my ...
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GPU-Z shows Intel OpenCL bug in HP laptop

This is in relation to my previous question where I asked about a skipping mouse movement. So far, I have done this: Update my ATI Mobility Radeon 4550's drivers from ATI's website (and not HP that ...
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Triple monitor + dedicated CUDA card .. what are my options?

I have the following - Core i7 3770 (Ivybridge - Supports 3 independent displays .. apparently) GA-B75-D3H (B75 Chipset - Supports 3 independent displays .. apparently .. has VGA,HDMI,DVI) GTX 650 ...
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How do I open the Intel HD Graphics menu? (Ctrl Alt f12 hotkey is disabled)

ctrl + alt + f12 used to open up Intel HD Graphics 3000 settings. I open it yesterday (with that hotkey (I don't know any other way)) and made some gamma adjustments that I need to revert; I also ...
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Can't increase screen resolution with latest G41 driver

I have a PC with G41 Express Graphics Chipset and have installed the latest driver. I can't reach the top resolution of "1680x1050". My display is a Samsung SyncMaster E2220.
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Which version of OpenGL does Intel's integrated graphics card support?

Many ultrabooks make use of the Intel HD Integrated Graphics 4000 chips which are part of the CPU. My question is which OpenGL version do they support with the newest drivers? I would like to know ...
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Specific area of the laptop heats up unusually

This is the image of the laptop that I own [HP Pavilion DV4-2126tx]. Towards the left of the laptop is a RJ-45 socket where I connect the internet cable and close to it is the graphics card, ...
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Compiz on Lenovo Z580 with Intel and Nvidia graphic cards and Debian squeeze

I bought a Lenovo a while ago, and installed Debian squeeze on it. Now I managed to put a minimalistic GUI on it, but I think I can get much much more out of it. The problem starts with there are ...
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External Monitor color profile keeps resetting

I spent hours reading on the web trying to solve the problem, but nothing seems to work for me. I have Dell XPS15 laptop and recently bought a Dell S2240M monitor to use with it. Laptop's monitor ...
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Laptop with two variants, identical motherboards: Graphics card addition possible?

Ok, I know a gazillion people have asked countless times about the possibility of adding a graphics card to a laptop, but this one has a twist: I got a Samsung NP300E5Z laptop recently, and the ...
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The behavior of a PC setup with OpenGL, Directx, Intel Graphics Media Accelerator and Nvidia Optimus

How many of the instructions are processed by the external gpu when you have a pc which has 1.Intel GMA 2.Nvidia Optimus (selected) Does intel cpu try to send some instructions to intel gma and try ...
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tune Lenovo ThinkPad L430 to higher resolution?

I'm using a Lenovo ThinkPad L430 notebook, its spec says, the 14 inches Screen's max resolution is 1366 x 768. the video card is Intel HD Graphics 3000. I don't know, this 1366*768 limit, is due to ...
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Can I force my laptop to use NVIDIA instead of Intel?

I have a Dell N5110 laptop with integrated Nvidia GeForce GT 525M and an Intel HD Graphics 3000 card; My problem is the default card is the Intel one, and it provides a very bad performance with ...
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automatic refreshing of intel frame rate

I've just bought a Sony Viao SVS13A12 laptop. When I put in stamina mode (while my intel hd 4000 graphics card is in use), the frame rate is automatically set to 40 hertz, which is annoying. It ...
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How do I run the integrated video adaptor alongside the GPU on a Ivy Bridge system?

I've got an Asus P8Z77 motherboard with a core i3775 processor, and a Geforce 660 video card. I'm running Windows 8. While I primarily use the latter, there's situations where I want to use the ...
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Lenovo Z580 Graphics Cards

I recently purchased a laptop with an Intel Core i5-3210M running at 2.5 Gigahertz with 6 gigabytes of RAM with a maximum of 8 gigabytes of RAM. The laptop had windows 8 preinstalled. It only came ...
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GPU benchmark tool that does not draw to the screen

I have a system with an Intel Core i3-2120 CPU, which has Intel HD Graphics 2000. I have a need for an application which puts load on the GPU (HD Graphics 2000) but does not draw to the screen, i.e. ...
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In Linux, how do I correctly configure display geometry with multiple monitors on multiple GPUs (Intel and nVidia)?

I want a triple monitor setup to work correctly. My setup is as follows: Linux Mint 16 x64 Intel Core i5-2500k GeForce GTX 560 Ti Cu II A monitor on the far right connected to the motherboard ...
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How can I compare my Intel graphics 4000 with other cards?

I have a machine with a decent mobo, an i7 3770k and 8Gb ram @1600. Graphics are quite good with the integrated card. I am about getting a dedicated graphics card but I don't know how to compare the ...
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can't get hardware accelerated graphics with linux mint 13

When I do a search for additional drivers I get no result. But I know that such driver exists because I had accelerated graphics on this computer before when i run ubuntu 10-04 on it. I have no clue ...
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DisplayPort monitor turns off when 2 monitors are used

I have the motherboard "Gigabyte Z77x-ud3h" with a 3rd Gen Intel CPU with HD4000 graphics. I am using Ubuntu 12.10. When I connect one monitor (Dell 3011) with DisplayPort and a second monitor ...
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Is IntelHD 4000 powerful enough to give me the best windows 8 experience? [closed]

I have a Thinkpad with i5 3.0Ghz and 6GB of ram. The only thing I'm concerned is that i don't have any dedicated graphics card. Will my Intel HD 4000 suffice?
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I can't change my Screen Resolution when Intel Graphic Processor is installed [closed]

OS: Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2 Mother Board : ASROCK H61M-VS R2.0 Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G630 @ 2.70GHz 2.69GHz, 1.70 GB of RAM When I install Intel Graphics Processor Driver/ VGA ...
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Fix overscan in Linux with Intel graphics Vizio HDTV

I am connecting my server to my HDTV so that I can conveniently display it there. My VIZIO HDTV cuts off all 4 edges. I already realize it is not optimal to be running a GUI on a server; this server ...
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ubuntu12.04 hangs at checking battery state

My 12.04 system hangs at "Checking battery state". At this stage, no commands work eg: ctrl+alt+f1, alt+f5. I ran recovery mode, I ran the command sudo mount -o remount, rw sudo dpkg-reconfigure gdm ...
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Intel HD 4000 and Nvidia GT 650 working together on laptop

My new win7 Acer notebook has i5 CPU with Intel HD 4000 and Nvida GT650 GPU. Obviously monitor is plugged to Intel HD. In Nvidia control panel I can configure PhysX but that doesn't help. Windows ...
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Disable Intel HD Graphics 4000

A while back, I called HP, asking how to disable the Intel Graphics and force the computer to use my ATI Radeon. They had me go through the BIOS settings, and I managed to get my laptop to only use my ...
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Resolution “scaled down”, need to move mouse to edges to navigate the desktop

I have installed Windows 7 Embedded Standard on a machine running an Intel E6xx. When in Windows the desktop is severely cut off, only displaying approx 600x400, even though I have set the resolution ...