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How to uninstall nVidia Graphics Adapter WDDM1.1 optional update?

Windows 7 Home on notebook. I installed optional update for nVidia (Graphics Adapter WDDM1.1, Graphics Adapter WDDM1.2, Graphics Adapter WDDM1.3, Other hardware - NVIDIA GeForce 9300M GS). Although ...
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Firefox displays horizontal lines down the screen

I installed a Quadro NVS 285 graphics card recently, and ever since then Firefox will randomly display horizontal lines down the screen. I reinstalled Firefox, and it did not fix the problem. This ...
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Why does update-alternative set “manual” mode?

I have an older system where everything works fine, and a newer system where it doesn't. To be specific: X does not start up. I've traced down the error to the fact that update-alternatives for some ...
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Is it necessary to connect 2 my video cards by SLI if I want to place them on my mother board and use for CUDA computing?

I'm building little CPU/GPU cluster for my home needs. This cluster Im using for CUDA computing. I have 3 PCs and each of it has 1 videocard. I want to modify one of them. I want to buy 2 videocards ...
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Windows 8.1 Install Hangs and then blue screens

I have a Windows 8.1 machine with decent specifications which at random points hangs, freezes (so you can only move your mouse) and then blue screens. I have contacted Microsoft Support but they have ...
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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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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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Is it possible to disable Nvidia card (Optimus) on Windows XP (use Intel card only)?

I'm using a laptop with intel HD4000 and Nvidia GT635M (Optimus) Some applications I have to use doesn't compatible with Windows 7 and doesn't works in a virtual machine, so I had to install Windows ...
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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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How do I fine-tune color temperature on my monitors?

Problem: I bought the same Monitor twice, one used, the other refurbished. Both are still fairly new and in very good condition. The color temperature of one tinges slightly but noticeably more into ...
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Can't install NVIDIA graphics driver for Optimus/Bumblebee configuration

I have followed the following steps to get Optimus/Bumblebee configuration running on Fedora 20 (fresh basic installation) on my brand new laptop (based on msi barebone MS-16GC). I have listed all ...
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Workstation graphics card brings down memory clock of system

I had bought a graphics card NVIDIA Quadro 410 (base level) and attached it to my system. The problem i am facing is that once i install it, it beeps 3 times with a gap of 10-20 seconds and then ...
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Calibrating Win8 touch with two touch screens in NVidia Mosaic mode

I have two touch screens that I have joined together into one display using NVidia Mosaic mode (in my case it is 3840x1080). I would like to use the two touch screens such that touch maps to the ...
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Nvidia Tesla K20 and video output

I have a workstation with Nvidia GTX 590, used for CUDA development, however since the release of new Tesla double-precision enabled K20 I was thinking about an upgrade. My question is, does this ...
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Ubuntu Nvidia Drivers 13.10 Installation

I've got a problem with installing Nvidia drivers for 13.10. (Graphics Card: Nvidia 675mx) At the moment I've been installing the drivers with... sudo apt-get install nvidia-current I then ...
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NVidia GT630M Surround Sound

I'm trying to work out if a particular computer (A Lenovo E530) can handle Surround Sound (through its HDMI cable) and if so how many channels It can provide. I understand this laptop in question has ...
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Win 7 - 64bit | Intel i5 | GeForce 510 - graphics drivers

I have a little problem when trying to install graphics drivers for my nVidia GeForce 510. I have tried downloading the drivers from the nVidia website, they installed without any errors, but in the ...
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Both nVidia GPU and Intel Graphics running on Gigabyte g1sniper-b5 motherboard

Does this motherboard supports "crossfiring" the two graphics adapters? I just wanna use both hdmi ports, one provided by the Intel CPU (Intel Graphics) and the nVidia one. Is this possible? Sorry ...
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Debug and fix stuttering system

I have a notebook, Fujitsu Amilo Xi3670 Notebook: Fujitsu Amilo Xi3670 Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9000 Graphics Adapter 1: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT Graphics Adapter 2: NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT ...
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keyboard shortcut to throw active window to other monitor

I have two monitors. Windows XP. NVIDIA video driver. I'd like to be able to throw an active window to the other monitor with a keystroke. The instructions say "open NVIDIA control panel and find ...
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How would I get a GeForce 9500 GT to pass audio via DVI to an HDMI display?

I have a GeForce 9500 GT and the latest Nvidia drivers. It has 2 DVI ports. One is connected to a normal monitor, the other is connected to a HDTV, connected via a really long DVI-to-HDMI cable The ...
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Nvidia: GPU monitor application

What software can show statistics about the usage of the GPU in a graphic interface on Linux. I know that there an Nvidia System Management which provided the command nvidia-smi -l 1 which shows ...
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change a software version through registry editor

i was wondering that can we change the version of a software through registry editor or something like that. i actually installed a game (need for speed) that was asking for a particular driver ...
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Why am I getting a red interlaced screen when I increase monitor resolution?

I have an Nvidia GTS 240, with which I have been running dual monitors at 1920x1080 each up until now. I have upgraded one of the monitors, and it is capable of 2560x1440, which appears in the ...
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windows 7 64 bit : Nvidia optimus “hardware not found” error when installing driver

I have a Samsung NP550P5C-S03IN laptop. It came with a windows 8. Did a format and I installed windows 7 on my machine, installed drivers and right now I have a ready system with everything but I am ...
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EC2 GPU Instance on Windows

I am having a lot of trouble installing CUDA Toolkit on Amazon EC2 GPU Instances. I tried using the HVM Windows 2008 Server AMI from Amazon and also the NVIDIA GPU image both launched on g2.xlarge ...
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Graphics card(?) causing crashes

I've got a Geforce GTX 660Ti It's been running fine for 5-6 weeks. Today I launched Left4Dead2 and got 7-8 FPS (usually a rock solid 300 even at the busiest moments). In case of driver/software ...
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Make virtual box run with better rendering options (preformance should not be an issue)

I have virtual box running on my gaming laptop ASUS G75vw (Intel i7 3630QM, Nvidia GTX670M). I'm using Ubuntu now a days. But I need photoshop, thus I have windows 7 on my virtual box. Everything ...
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3 Monitors 2 different graphic cards

I am looking to add a third monitor to my workstation. I currently have 2 monitors connected to a geforce gt 120. I am wanting to find the cheapest solution on adding another monitor, I have a old ati ...
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Geforce GT 630, driver kernel randomly crashes

My Pc specs are as follows Intel Pentium D 925 Presler Socket 775 LGA CPU 3.00GHz on a Foxconn motherboard Model 45CMX/45GMX/45CMX-K (Socket 775) i945P/PL/G/GZ Os Win 7 Ultimate I had a Geforce GT 210 ...
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SLI Will Not Enable - Windows 8.1

I am trying to get SLI to switch on with windows 8.1. It is a brand new build and I have two identical EVGA 770's on an MSI Z77A-GD65 board. I have a 1000W PSU and Windows can see the two cards just ...
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Building my own computer [closed]

I'm planning to build my own computer. I do not have enough cash to buy all components I need in one go. I want to ask, if I buy motherboard which is compatible with i7 processor (any) and compatible ...
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Windows 7 Crashes using nVidia Driver, works fine in Safe Mode or without video driver

Until this morning, and for over a year, my computer worked fine. I have an nVidia GTX 465 card running Windows 7 SP-1. Today, after running about thirty seconds, the screen freezes and I have to ...
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When connecting laptop to TV via HDMI and opening any game resolution changes to 1080p

I want to play games in 1366x768 resolution since my TV is not full HD, but when I open any game it changes to 1920x1080 and the display does not look great. I have changed the resolution in the ...
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Windows 8 Nvidia 9800 gx2 unable to install driver

I have installed Windows 8 on a new PC that has been custom built. I has a PNY Nvidia 9800 gx2 graphics card, the systems also has a gigabyte 970A-DS3P motherboard with an AMD FX 8320 CPU and a 650 ...
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Remove NVIDIA Update and UpdatusUser

Does anyone know how to remove the UpdatusUser user created by installing the NVIDIA driver? Or better yet, how to install the drivers in such a way that UpdatusUser won't even be created? I have ...
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Linux Mint dual monitor setup graphics bug

When I use a secondary monitor, connected via HDMI to my laptop running Linux Mint Cinnamon 15, the mouse pointer on the secondary monitor drags a trace of mouse pointers behind the cursor. Also when ...
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Windows 8 how to disable device

I have a problem. My notebook has two graphics card and one among them is not supported by NVidia now. When the new drivers are installed my notebook will not boot any more. I tried to delete drivers ...
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windows 7 and windows 8 works only first boot

I recently bought and installed a SanDisk Ultra Plus 128gb SSD to replace my old 1TB Western Digital, now my PC fails to boot the second time I start it up. I have tried a fresh install of Windows 7 ...
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Nvidia Optimus not connected to any display?

While trying to spec out a Lenovo T440p ThinkPad with Nvidia graphics and a docking station allowing for dual monitors, I found a forum post implying that the Nvidia Optimus could not be used with ...
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xorg.conf renders display larger than screen

Background I am driving a 3-screen setup with 2 1080p screens one above the other and a flanking 1680x1050 in portrait. Problem On boot, the portrait screen is not rendered at the correct height. ...
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Firefox freezes when using Flash

I just updated my display driver (Nvidia GTX 560 Ti) to the latest version (331.65) and whenever I try to open a website containing flash-material (Flash version 11.9), Firefox (version 25.0) freezes ...
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BSOD Code 16, artifacts all over the place (gtx 260)

I have a following, quite dated rig E8400 Core 2 Duo cpu Intel Dragontail Peak DP35DP motherboard on Intel Bearlake P35 chipset 4GB ram Geforce 260gtx Corsair 650W PSU Windows 7 64 bit The ...
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two cards 1 motherboard it wont boot up

Assasin2 Motherboard with a GeForce GTX 670 with Intel core I7-3960X CPU @3.30GHZ with 16.GB Ram and im trying to get my Geforce GTX 580 to work at the same time for my TV but as soon as I power it ...
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Can't set screen brightness in Gentoo system

My system: Linux gentoo 3.10.7-gentoo-r1 VGA compatible controller: NVIDIA Corporation GT216M [GeForce GT 240M] (rev a2) output of xbacklight: No outputs have backlight property output of xrandr: ...
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serious VGA-NVIDIA card error

I am running ASUS P8H61-M LX3 PLUS R2.0 mainboard when am not installing the VGA drivers the pc working great when im installing the vga drivers , a black screen appears after the windows 7 logo. i ...
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NVIDIA QUADRO 2000M and INTEL HD GRAPHICS 3000 - How many monitors can I use while laptop is open?

I've got a NVIDIA QUADRO 2000M and an INTEL HD GRAPHICS 3000 card on my Dell Precision laptop. I'd like to, hopefully, be able to plug in 2 monitors and have my laptop open (so 3 screens total) - is ...
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How do I force nVidia GT 540M to be used with a web browser?

I am trying to force my nVidia gt 540M to be used with a web browser (Firefox in this case) but it won't do it. The reason for this is that I'm trying to play a browser 3D game. Before (maybe 3-4 ...
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Are these symptoms of a video card is dying?

What I am getting from my PC: Scrambled text in the boot menu. The scrambled text dissapears and everthing goes normal after several restarts, or the computer has worked for some time. Display goes ...
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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 ...