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Using the NVIDIA OPTIMUS at Ubuntu 14.04/Mint 17 KDE With Wine

I have tried to use the NVIDIA OPTIMUS in Mint 17 KDE using Wine to run the game Counter Strike 1.6 (hl.exe). The card installs and works correctly (since I use Wine 1.7). But when I try to start ...
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What kind of power supply will I need for 780 sli?

I have a GTX 780 and I would love to get another one and use it for sli, I was wondering what's a good powersupply wattage that I should get. I'm currently using a Corsair CX 600 Watt Power supply, ...
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Adding X.509 certificate to UEFI secure boot database?

I have recently installed Fedora 20 on a custom desktop PC with a ASUS Z87-K motherboard. Given some commonly known bugs, I have installed the NVIDIA proprietary driver for my GeForce 630, and ...
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How to get dual monitor set up with NVIDIA Geforce GT 610

So I recently installed a NVIDIA Geforce GT 610 into my Dell Optiplex 790 (running 32bit Windows 7 Professional) so as to be able to have dual displays. I installed card properly and installed the ...
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Disable 3D warning overlay

I can't find any way to disable the overlay in the screenshot below from the NVidia control panel. The biggest pain is that my bluetooth keyboard doesn't have an insert button. Screenshot: "This ...
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158 views

DisplayLink and NVIDIA, Getting DisplayLink Working

I have a triple monitor setup on an HP Pro 3000 SFF running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit installation, and I've just upgraded my system to use a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GT 610 graphics card. This card ...
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21 views

Nvidia gtx card stopped working, How may I diagnose the fault?

My GTX 285 card has suddenly stopped working, I have tried inserting it in another system but does not show any display, someone suggested that i bake the card in an oven. but since it has worked ...
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49 views

Black/Gray/Rainbow screen once GPU load decreases

While playing the latest games, I frequently get black/gray/rainbow screens. Those freezes occure right after the heavy load of the game has stopped. So for example, when I quit the game, I get the ...
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1answer
338 views

How to make NVIDIA GeForce 680m default graphics card instead of Intel HD Graphics 4000? (Alienware M17 Laptop) [duplicate]

I believe that the question title describes it all... but I just bought 2 brand new 2560x1440 monitors and I need to make use of my NVIDIA GeForce 680m card instead of the Intel HD Graphics 4000 card. ...
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34 views

NVIDIA Go 7400 Driver not working

I am unable to find graphics card drivers for my HP Pavilion dv5000. The graphics card is a NVIDIA Go 7400. The issue started after I upgraded to Windows 8. I have tried searching for the drivers ...
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1answer
82 views

is Geforce Experience viable for maintaining GPU drivers?

I'm using Geforce Experience to update my Nvidia GPU drivers whenever a new release arrives. I don't let it install automatically, and I do use a custom clean install with only drivers and PhysX. ...
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NVIDIA Control Center Only Lists 3D Settings

My NVIDIA Control Panel seem to have a lack of settings other than the 3D Settings; I searched around a bit and found some similar problems on other websites which seemed to either have solutions ...
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1answer
212 views

Will Graphic Card with PCIe 2.0 version using on PCIe x16 1.1 affect graphic cards performance?

These are my motherboard specs. Slots 1 PCI Express x16 slot (PCI Express Bus SPEC V1.1a compliant) 2 PCI Express x1 slots 1 PCI slot, support 3.3V/ 5V PCI bus Interface. See the ...
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199 views

Why is the NVIDIA control panel not showing display or video option (GTX 690, Windows 7 SP1 x64)?

My NVIDIA control panel does not show display and video options: It should have display and video options, as below: Is that because I'm also using a DisplayLink driver?
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12 views

is it possible to use a quadro and a geforce card in the same pc? [duplicate]

because I would like better solidworks performance, I would like to run an older quadro card next to a (or multiple) gamer cards. Is this possible, and should I connect the monitor to the quadro to ...
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GPU chip is not working and sometimes showing worst graphics

This is screenshot has been taken, when my video card was working properly And this screenshot has been taken today (having problem with my video card) So, anyone let me know, if you could ...
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3answers
525 views

NVIDIA card disappeared from laptop

I have a Sony VAIO VGN-AR61MR laptop with an NVIDIA 8400M GT video card. It has Windows 7 (originally Windows Vista was installed) Few weeks ago video acceleration stopped to work. Its video is ...
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2answers
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Nvidia process nvtray.exe tries to connect all the time

I have updated Nvidia GeForce GT 545 to driver version 320.18. Now every time i start my PC [Windows 7 64 Bit] i see in TCPView program that ntray.exe tries to connect all the time to the internet ...
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1answer
679 views

Can you use quadro drivers on a Geforce card (500 or 600 series)?

I remember reading about these 4-5 years ago, but not sure if they are still doing it. Is this possible nowadays? Basically running a GTX like a Quadro? I don't know much about hardware, but some ...
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319 views

Nvidia GT 440 exceeds max temperature

I have an NVIDIA Geforce GT 440 installed on my system. A problem suddenly exists a few weeks ago whenever I play games such as C.O.D blackops , A. Creed 3 or even NBA 2k13 suddenly shutsdown my ...
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167 views

Linux GeForce GTX driver is underreporting RAM and underperforming in general

I have just installed Kubuntu 12.04 on an Alienware M17x R4. It has Intel integrated graphics and a GeForce GTX 660M. #> sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates #> sudo apt-get ...
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1answer
380 views

Cooling my graphics card quietly

The loudest component in my computer is the graphics card. I have an ASUS GTX 690. I would like to find a way to make it quieter. I have decided to look into replacing the fan. Would doing that void ...
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495 views

Graphics freeze whenever hard drive is accessed

Any time I'm playing a game (and even sometimes just using desktop programs), whenever the game accesses the hard drive the graphics freeze. Sometimes the audio stutters, most other times it doesn't. ...
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1answer
66 views

Monitor buttons disabled via DVI

This is my issue: one of my two monitors doesn't react to the buttons. that means no osd, no powering on/off, no changing the brightness. My setup: windows 8 / linux dualboot one nvidia geforce 670 ...
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519 views

Laptop nvidia geforce turned into intel graphics card?

I am experiencing something strange in one of my laptops that I haven't seen before. The laptop is an ASUS K52JC, has an Nvidia Geforce 310M. I have it setup as a dual boot with both windows 7 and ...
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1answer
454 views

Pixel doubling with NVidia card

I have a 2880x1800 display and I'd like to be able to run applications on Windows 7 at 1440x900. Unfortunately if I create this resolution on NVidia Control Panel the image becomes blurry, because ...
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0answers
451 views

Is my NVIDIA GT 540M having a hardware failure?

I'm using a Sager NP5160 laptop, which has an NVIDIA GT 540M dGPU as well as integrated graphics. I'm dual-booting Windows 7 and Linux Mint. I've recently noticed issues with games not performing as ...
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1answer
1k views

Overclocking a nVIDIA GTX 660M GPU?

I have a MSI GE60 0ND laptop with a GTX 660M GPU. When I play games like Minecraft or Portal 2, the core clock is stable at 835 MHz. Recently I tried to overclock it using MSI Afterburner but it ...
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1answer
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Will the Gigabyte GT640 run 3 vga monitors?

Spotted one of these going quite cheap: http://uk.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=4255 It has two DVI outs, one VGA and a HDMI. I've found it it's locked to 3 simulations outs. Been ...
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777 views

Laptop HP Pavilion HDX Win8 freeze if Nvidia GeForce enabled

I installed Windows 8 on my HP Pavilion HDX laptop. This laptop has Nvidia GeForce 8800M GTS. I noticed that my laptop freeze after some minutes. If I disabled my Nvidia GeForce in the Device Manager, ...
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48 views

What is the text on the center chip on a GTX 690? [closed]

I don't have one around me to look, and I need to know what is printed on the black chip in the center of the PCB. I can't post an image, but there is a green square between the two GPUs, and on it a ...
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Linux + “nVidia surround” + 3 monitors?

Is it possible to run 3 monitors on 1 nvidia card (600 series, 640/650/660/670) under linux/xorg with the closed source nvidia driver? At the moment a have a 2 monitors on my linux system in a ...
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1answer
168 views

Different Nvidia cards

I have a desktop with a Nvidia GeForce 210 1GB. I am going to buy an Nvidia GeForce GT 630 2GB. Is there a chance to run both of these video cards at he same time? I think none of these cards support ...
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Nvidia 630m not working to run games

I have a Lenovo Z480 laptop with graphics card 630m, Core i5 3210m 2.50 Ghz & 6Gb RAM but I am unable to run games on my Nvidia Graphics Card. I have tried many times to run games on Nvidia card ...
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1answer
130 views

Nvidia GeForce SLI with AMD chip

I got a set of Nvidia GeForce GTX 480's in a NON SLS motherboard. I was under the impression that I wouldn't need SLT to be capable of having 4 monitors. Is this an incorrect assumption? Does my ...
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1answer
101 views

SLI with Nvidia GeForce GTX 480

I got a set of Nvidia GeForce GTX 480's but seem to have misplaced the SLI connector. I was looking to buy a new one but couldn't get a model number from the Nvidia website so I wasn't sure what one ...
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1answer
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Can't upgrade NVIDIA GeForce 310M display driver on Acer Aspire 5745PG

I've been for days already trying to update my video driver. I have an Acer Aspire 5745PG with a "NVIDIA GeForce 310M" board, and I was trying to run Sony Vegas video editor with Boris Continunn ...
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1answer
303 views

Why does a Geforce card perform 4x slower in double-precision than a Tesla card?

I've seen this mentioned in various places. From Wikipedia: For equivalent single precision output, Fermi-based nVidia Geforce cards have four times less dual-precision performance [than Tesla ...
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1answer
183 views

Are there even newer better NVIDIA beta drivers for my GTX 570M, which are not listed on the NVIDIA website? [closed]

I found the driver 295.51 on some website (I cannot remember which website), and the website said it was, in short, very awesome. However, when I tried to install, it said that my laptop was not ...
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1answer
508 views

Blurry picture outside of Windows

I've just bought an Nvidia GTX 560 Ti video card and I'm using it with a CRT monitor. The monitor is connected to the card via the DVI->VGA adapter. Here's the problem. Everywhere where the Nvidia ...
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1answer
1k views

How to reduce shared graphics memory for GT 520m?

My OS is Windows 7 32 bit. I have 4 GB(2 x 2) memory but only 3056 MB is available rest is hardware reserved. When 2 GB was installed all was available. In the screen shot below 1272 MB is shared with ...
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502 views

Fedora 16 slow with multiple nvidia cards

Emacs is slow to open, and there is a lag when moving the cursor position, opening files, and searching within frames when emacs is in maximized/full screen mode -- it's ok when it's only taking up ...
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556 views

NVidia Graphic Card troubleshooting

My dad has a HP pavilion laptop, which is over 6 years old. It contains an onboard graphic card, a NVidia GeForce 8400M GS. Since a week or two, he's getting BSOD in Windows Vista. Also, the screen ...
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1answer
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Trouble with my NVIDIA Geforce 6150 on Debian Wheezy

I own a HP Pavilion dv2025nr which has a NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150 card. I installed Debian Wheezy which currently installs GNOME 3. I need to install nvidia-glx in order to use my card at full ...
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Custom NVIDIA Resolutions?

NVIDIA's license agreement for the custom resolution tool is rather scary; it claims that it can destroy your graphics card and whatnot. In reality, how dangerous is it? Could I reasonably expect to ...
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1answer
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nvmctray.dll and then daemonu.exe trying to access Internet on startup?

When I start-up my PC, Comodo Firewall 5.4.189822.1355 shows an alert that this is trying to access the Internet: Application: nvmctray.dll Remote: 127.0.0.1 - TCP Port: 2559 Shortly, afterwards, ...
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1answer
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Using two different video cards in the same pc?

I know that I can use two cards together if they are the same model, and I can put them in sli mode. But can I use two cards that are not the same model (Not in sli), I have a geforce 7300gt and a ...
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2k views

NVIDIA display driver is repeatedly restarting in Windows 7

In my system, a while after starting Windows 7 the display will stop working, the system hangs for a second or two and then comes back with a message: NVIDIA display driver stopped working and has ...
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3answers
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GeForce 9500M GS doesn't work well as GPGPU since drivers 263.06

I have GeForce 9500M GS on my laptop and I've been having performance problems with things like CUDA, PhysX, VLC player and Flash acceleration since driver version 263.06. For example 1920x1080 ...
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SLI With two different Nvidia cards

I have two cards: GeForce GTX 460 GeForce GT 8600 Would it be possible to have these running simultaneous? Would it be best to have it running with SLI or simply with two drivers?