GeForce is a trademark of 3D graphics accelerators for PCs developed by NVIDIA.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
2answers
24k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
330 views

Where can I find the Product/Model number on my HP Blackbird 002?

I own a Blackbird 002, which one? I have no idea, and am at a loss about how to find out. Inside the case, printed into the plastic, it says the "Regulatory Model Number" is CLGYA-0702, but that ...
1
vote
1answer
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 ...
4
votes
4answers
4k views

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 ...
1
vote
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 ...
0
votes
3answers
4k views

Intel hybrid graphics stuck in power save mode

I have an Asus UL30V with Intel hybrid graphics. When I bought it it used to switch to turn of the better graphics card to save power and run on a more power effecient one. When I connected the laptop ...
0
votes
2answers
950 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Incorrect max resolution detected

I have a custom built computer with an integrated GeForce 6150SE on an ASUS M2N-MX board. It's connected to a Benq FP531 with a max resolution of 1024 x 768. The computer runs Windows XP, and I had ...
4
votes
1answer
104 views

Is it possible to run 2x GeForce 7600 GS in one machine?

Is it possible to run 2x GeForce 7600 GS in one machine?
1
vote
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 ...
0
votes
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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

I can't change my preferred graphics card on my notebook

I have a Lenovo IdeaPad Z570 with an Intel i5 processor, 4 GB RAM, and an NVIDIA GT 520 GPU. And I can't select my preferred graphics card nor change the graphics card for my applications. I tried ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

How I can fix the “Display Driver has stopped responding and has recovered”?

I'm using a GeForce GTX 580, with Windows 7 64-bit. The driver version of the GTX is 301.42. The problem happens after a few minutes, when I'm playing specifc games. It won't happen in all games - And ...
4
votes
2answers
3k views

How to specify console (or primary display) for video adapter?

I have an ASUS ENGT440/DI1GD5 video adapter which has three output ports: D-Sub (HD-15), DVI and HDMI. I am using both the D-Sub and DVI ports, but my main monitor is connected to the DVI output. ...
1
vote
1answer
125 views

Mismatched GTX560Ti SLI

I can't find ANY information on the internet about this. I have 2 EVGA GTX560Ti models, 1 of them is the 1gb variation, and the other is the 2gb variation (with slightly lower clock speeds). Is it ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

Nvidia GeForce Graphics Card Blue Screen of Death crash

For the last couple of months, I get sudden crashes while watching a video. It usually happens when I am skipping parts in a video - then my PC gets stuck, and after few seconds I get this popup ...
1
vote
1answer
5k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Windows 7 Taskbar Icons Randomly Disappearing

This is a problem that i'm totally stumped on. Taskbar Icons that are pinned, as well as open program thumbs keep disappearing. This is totally random, no set pattern. I've tried updating drivers ...
0
votes
1answer
366 views

Three Monitors with Nvidia GeForce 9500

I have the following Nvidia GeForce 9500 video card (2 DVI connections, 1 S-Video): I run Linux Mint 11 and can either use open source or Nvidia drivers without any problems. I'm using 1020x768 as ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

What is the “real” memory of my display graphics card?

I purchased a desktop two years back asking the vendor to install a "1 GB" graphics card. The card which is installed in my system is Nvidia 9400 GT, and the NVIDIA website provides the following ...
1
vote
1answer
305 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 ...
0
votes
2answers
164 views

2.5 screens shown on laptop display even at BIOS boot time (Vista, GeForce Go 7600)

I have been asked by a relative to have a look at her Fujitso Siemens Amarillo 32-bit Vista laptop, which recently started to act strangely. I do not have reliable information about the exact ...
1
vote
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 ...
1
vote
1answer
409 views

Computer crashed, now OpenGL crashes the computer and other things don't work

My computer crashed yesterday randomly after a update, so I restarted the computer and when I got to the login screen, I noticed the resolution had changed, which usually indicates that something ...
0
votes
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 ...
5
votes
2answers
372 views

Why is the same graphics card slower in a faster machine?

I've got a really weird issue. I have two laptops, both Sony Vaio. The first is a VGN-SZ1HP with the following specs: Intel Core Duo T2300 2GB RAM GeForce Go 7400 (128MB) The second is a ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

GeForce 7200 overheating

I've got NVIDIA GeForce 7300 SE/7200 GS As you can see the video card doesn't have a cooler and doesn't have a connector for it. It is a passively-cooled video card: Memory Size - 128 MB ...
3
votes
4answers
15k views

Monitor works on VGA, doesn't on DVI. Not a broken DVI on display

I've got a problem. I've got the following setup: Nvidia Geforce GTX 560 Ti with 2xDVI (dual) and 1xMini-HDMI Asus VW226 (22", 1680x1050) Acer V233H A (23", 1920x1080) I use the Asus as my primary ...
1
vote
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 ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

can I get an HDMI splitter to use multiple monitors over HDMI? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: using HDMI out to serve multiple monitors I ordered a computer kit with an nVidia GTX 560 ti. The graphics card has 2 DVI ports and 1 HDMI slot on it. My question is ...
0
votes
0answers
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 ...
0
votes
1answer
966 views

How can I connect an NVIDIA GeForce GT 330 to multiple monitors?

My video card has displayport & DVI-I. I used this picture. I have: DVI-I to VGA (Currently use this to connect Acer monitor) Bizlink (Active Display Port to DVI-D) Cable. View DL-DVI-D to VGA ...
2
votes
5answers
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 ...
1
vote
0answers
326 views

Java appears to be crashing video output/graphics card?

I don't even know how to phrase the question, so I've had very little luck with any kind of search. Every now and then at random intervals a few times a month, I'm watching a video on the internet ...
2
votes
2answers
848 views

How can I set Windows Developer Preview resolution to 1920x1080 screen resolution

I have a new monitor which I'm sharing between two computers: a laptop with Windows 7 (Windows 7 from now on) and a home assembled desktop with Windows 8 Developer Preview (WinDev from now on). ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
111 views

SLI inactive after GeForce driver update

I updated the driver of my 2 GeForce GTX 460 SE and now, the SLI is inactive, and the nVidia control panel doesn't let me activate it. The message (it's in french, so I translate roughly) says "For ...
1
vote
0answers
445 views

Understanding SpeedFan terminology

There has been a lot of people posting problems running Battlefield 3 with an Nvidia card, specficially the GTX 560Ti. Something doesn't sound right - if it really was a driver problem, then I would ...
4
votes
1answer
496 views

Gefore FX 5200 Ultra & 3D in Photoshop

I am running a Nvidia Geforce FX 5200 Ultra video card in my computer. I am attempting to work with some 3D in Photoshop CS5.1 extended. When I work with the 3D I get this message: Your video card ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

What are Radeon stream processors and SIMD engines?

Top GeForce video cards have 480 GUDA cores (60 multicores by 8 stream each). They are like general purpose CPUs, but with specialized instructions, registers and memory working modes, and are ...
0
votes
4answers
1k views

NVIDIA GeForce 7300LE graphics card not showing up in Device Manager

I just got a non-working Vista box from a friend, so I re-imaged the HD with a new version of Vista and the first time I booted it a 'Found New Hardware' dialog box came up with a prompt to install ...
0
votes
6answers
8k views

Updating Dell Vostro 3700 (Nvidia GeForce GT330M) display driver? [closed]

I've bought this laptop "Dell Vostro 3700", having inside an Intel integrated graphic card and an Nvidia GeForce GT330M. Depending on energy saving mode it switches between the two video cards. When ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Are the Nvidia System Tools compatible with newer-generation graphics cards (like my GTX 560 Ti)?

I want to download and use Nvidia System Tools with ESA suport. But on the "Supported Products" tab my GTX 560 Ti isn't listed. The product was last released on April last year, but it shows support ...
2
votes
3answers
20k views

Drivers for NVIDIA GeForce4 MX 440 with AGP8X (Windows 7)

I have Windows 7 installed on my machine. I am trying to install driver for my graphics card but I can't because the driver software works only on Windows 2000, XP, Media Center Edition. The setup ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

Three Monitors with Nvidia GeForce GT 525m and Intel HD Graphics on Del XPS 15Z

I have a brand new Dell XPS 15Z as a replacement for my workstation and I am trying to plug the two monitors that I had with my old machine. I have been looking online and asking some of my coworkers ...
0
votes
2answers
13k views

My Dell laptop has Nvidia GPU but it runs on Intel graphics

I have Dell XPS L502x and I bought which has 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M Graphics card But it runs on Intel Graphics How to use Nvidia Graphics instead Intel Graphics?
1
vote
2answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
584 views

Installed new GTX 560, the old sound card disappeared from settings, trouble with 5.1 sound

Home-made gaming PC (pretty modest, don't get any ideas), running Win XP (yeah, I know, but it's fine by me), using old-ish AMD dual core on an AM2 socket. It's connected via HDMI (through a DVI/HDMI ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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, ...
1
vote
1answer
78 views

Graphic Performance lagging

System specs: System: Manufacturer Dell Inc. Model XPS M1530 Total amount of system memory 4.00 GB RAM System type 32-bit operating system Number of processor cores 2 64-bit capable Yes ...