OpenGL (Open Graphics Library) is a free API used in computer graphics, for development of graphicals applications, 3D environments, games, among others.

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Photoshop CS4 on I7 3770 with HD4000 on XP SP3 does not recognize opengl

We have a WinXP Pro SP3 box with i7-3770 Intel CPU. The CPU's HD4000 graphics is supposed to support opengl 4. (See : http://www.intel.com/support/graphics/sb/CS-033757.htm) (Added to clarify comment ...
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Microsoft's Modern.ie VMs and OpenGL

I am a long time linux user, and have very little experience with Windows. However I wanted to try a Windows only application, Daz 3D. I downloaded the free Windows virtual machines that Microsoft ...
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debian - Working with modern openGL within a virtual machine

I want to train myself with modern OpenGL programming. I began with the following tutorial: http://lazyfoo.net/tutorials/SDL/51_SDL_and_modern_opengl/index.php (final sources are provided). However, I ...
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Enable OpenGL on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm running Trisquel Mini 6.0.1, which is based on the repos for Ubuntu 12.04 on a netbook. I have a lightweight game that I'm trying to run written for the love interpreter, but it fails to ...
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How do I restore 3D Acceleration after I possibly broke it in Linux Mint 16 KDE?

Here's my system: PROCESSOR: CPU - Intel® Core™ i3-2367 Processor (CPU Cache: 3 MB L3) LCD SIZE: 12.5" / 1366 x 768 SYSTEM MEMORY: 4GB DDR3 STORAGE: 500GB GRAPHICS: Chipset - Intel® HD Graphics 3000 ...
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Running OpenGL Apps on Android x86 4.4 R1 in virtual machine

I want to use Android x86 on a virtual machine on Windows 8.1 Pro, but I have Problems with OpenGl. I use the news Android Version (x86 4.4-r1) but I had also tried RC2. Android x86 is always ...
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OpenGL direct state access extension is not supported

I am trying to run Vega Prime 5 and when I run active preview i got the following message:"OpenGL direct state access extension is not supported with current hardware and/or driver setup". Despite ...
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OpenGL is not using Direct Rendering

I have a Chromebook with Debian installed using Crouton. I've installed Steam, and I'm trying to get through all the dependencies and errors associated with such a hacky setup. My latest error that ...
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OpenGL rendering affects CPU

I have a problem with an app that is slowed down significantly when an openFrameworks based app is launched. Both apps use little cpu and memory, so i don't think there's a bottleneck. I can ...
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AMD Graphics Drivers not available for Windows 8?

I'm trying to upgrade the OpenGL driver from 1.1 to 2.0 (or the latest version). I'm currently using this page to select the appropiate download, but when choosing Integrated Motherboard Graphics > ...
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gDEBugger crashes in Windows 8.1

I want to debug and profile some OpenGL code so I have installed the latest version of gDEBugger on a Macbook Pro with NVidia 9400m graphics card, in Windows 8.1. When I try to run it, its ...
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Horrible OpenGL performance on Intel HD Graphics laptop

I’ve been trying to run the ReallySlick screensavers on a laptop for a while now, but some of them do not work (they crash), and the ones that do work have terrible performance and are uselessly slow. ...
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Changing VMware OpenGL version

I'm running Windows XP on VMware, and the graphics adapter has support for OpenGL 2. I need to test some stuff in an enviroment with OpenGL 1.4. When I disable "Accelerate 3d graphics" I get a system ...
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Cant install Half-life 2 on Ubuntu 14.04

Today I tried to install Half-Life 2 on linux but errors occured. This is error log: This system supports the OpenGL extension GL_EXT_framebuffer_object. This system supports the OpenGL extension ...
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DirectX functionality coverage test suite

Is there a test tool that checks if the directx (direct3D) supporting functions work fine? Something like LTP (Linux Test Project) that tests the Linux's system calls are working fine. Also, about ...
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Friend has an issue running a program we are writing in Processing

I am working with two friends to create 3D game using Processing. Processing uses OpenGL for 3D programming. Whenever I run the program on my computer, everything works perfectly, but whenever my one ...
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Crunchbang (Debian Wheezy) amd64 OpenGL probem

This is my first post here. Well, I installed Crunchbang amd64 a few days ago. I installed my GFX drivers (HD 6950) properly. I installed 32bit wine and 32bit Steam. The problem is, both of these ...
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Running OpenGL App on Android x86 and VirtualBox?

I have successfully installed Android x86 4.0 on VirtualBox, and I am trying to get an OpenGL app to work. I have enabled "3D Acceleration" in VirtualBox settings, but when I open the app it instantly ...
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Will GLSL in OpenGL 4 textbook have effect when used with video card, that supports OpenGL 3.2?

I am about to start learning 3D graphics with OpenGL. I have found out, that the language best fitted for the job is GLSL. I have acquired an OpenGL 4 textbook, but my video card supports only OpenGL ...
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Writing OpenGL 4 software, even though video card supports only 3.2?

I am attempting a purchase of a laptop, that has ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 video card. According to this website, that video cart supports only OpenGL version 3.2 . But I would like to start ...
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OpenGL 4 software with ATI mobility radeon?

I am attempting a purchase of a laptop, that has ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5650 video card. Usually, I only saw OpenGL being installed with Nvidia video cards drivers. I would like to know, if I can ...
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Is it possible to setup remote play for PC games

Specifically, is it possible for a desktop with a decent graphics card (say suitable for Eve Online combat at laptop resolution), to provide remote play to a laptop on wifi or 4G? I took a run at ...
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OpenGL resource alocation

How are GPU resources (memory, computing time) allocated to OpenGL contexts? There is possible to have multiple OpenGL applications/contexts running concurrently, for example OpenGL window manager ...
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Are there plans for Intel HD Graphics 4000 to support OpenGL 4.4?

I am coding a graphics application and decided to to support Intel HD Graphics 4000, which is widely spread among notebooks. According to the Wikipedia article, it currently supports OpenGL 4.0 only. ...
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Remote desktop with OpenGL?

From an Android tablet, I want to remotely access Windows 3D applications (primarily Rhino 3D). Is it possible to have a 3D application send the OpenGL commands via the network to a client on the ...
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Installed wrong graphics driver, says Shader Model not supported, use OpenGL

After I installed the wrong graphics driver, things are laggy/freezy, and any games I open give me this error: Video card error. Your graphics card does not seem support Shader Model 1.1+. Would ...
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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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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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What is the difference between tessellation and displacement/bump mapping?

As can be read here LINK displacement mapping is in some cases a "better substitute" for bump mapping, tessellation is based on displacement mapping. So what is the main difference between those 3? Do ...
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how to solve MPV issue - X11 error: GLXBadFBConfig

I'm having an issue with MPV (the MPlayer2 fork). I set it to use the OpenGL Video Output because it looks/performs the best on my laptop (older Intel). However, every time I open a video, it gives me ...
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ssh -X: GLXBadRenderRequest

I just set up an ssh server on my netbook, running Linux Mint 15. I have a program called fluxus installed on my netbook, which is basically a graphical rendering of scheme/racket code. I ssh'ed into ...
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OpenGL/webGL not working, nouveau drivers

Title says it, OpenGL software crashes and Chromium says hardware acceleration is not available for webGL, though they should be supported by nouveau drivers. Running 64-bit Arch linux with xfce4 ...
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Accelerated OpenGL Mode not working on Windows 8 (Driver Issue)

I am trying to run a game called Minecraft, and I am having some trouble with it. I was able to run it a month ago, but it just stopped working. I have tried updating all of my drivers. I ran the ...
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Failing to load libGL.so.1 after installing bumblebee

I am running Linux Mint 15 64bit. My laptop has a Geforce 640M Optimus card, so I installed bumblebee according to the installation instructions (Basic Setup). Using optirun to run programs (e.g. ...
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My computer isn't running current opengl

For two years now my laptop's graphics card has not been correctly identifying its current OpenGL version. It says it is running OpenGL version 1.1. However, after re-installing the video card ...
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Does pure opengl depend on the cpu speed?

Does a pure opengl animation (such as the one in cinebench) depend only on the gpu? Im asking this because I ran the benchmark on a gt610 and I only get 9 fps on a pentium 4. However the same card ...
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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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How to solve issues with shader model in VirtualBox?

I have a virtualized Windows 7 (32bit) machine using VirtualBox software on a native Linux host. For some advanced software (ArcGIS Desktop 10.1) I need: OpenGL version 2.0 runtime minimum is ...
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Accelerated OpenGL is not working

I was trying to play Minecraft, but when I logged in it came up with this error: Bad video card drivers! ----------------------- Minecraft was unable to start because it failed ...
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Window 8 Accelerated Open GL

I updated to Windows 8, but I can't find the drivers for my graphics card, as some programs are saying that I don't have accelerated OpenGL and the fix for this is updating my graphics card. ...
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Intel 3150 officially won't support OpenGL 2.0 for Windows so how come I read it can for Linux?

Intel 3150 officially doesn't support OpenGL 2.0 for Windows. However I read it can for Linux? Is there some miracle way to get the Intel Graphics Media Accelerator to support OpenGL 2.0 in Windows ...
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How to run an directx or opengl application as desktop background?

Well, on windows 7 you have only the ability for slide shows, but there is fortunately a trick to enable desktop video backgrounds on Windows 7 using the Vista (DreamScene) DLL files. Now I was ...
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Updating NVIDIA

I'm trying to download an update for NVIDIA here. I need this update so I can run a program that needs OpenGL 3.2+. I currently have OpenGL 3.0. I tried to install it with the following: ...
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Xlib: extension “GLX” missing on display “:0.0”. Error: couldn't find RGB GLX visual or fbconfig

I'm really confused and lost. I'm a completely new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS user and I'm trying to run a game on WIne and OpenGL. I was instructed to use the glxinfo command on my terminal to see if I had ...
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3D Acceleration in VirtualBox Ubuntu Guest on Win 7 Host

The problem is that enabling 3D Acceleration Support in my VirtualBox seems to break OpenGL programs. I must point out that my hardware layout might be uncommon: I have 4 displays powered by two ...
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OpenGL on Linux, Accumulation Buffer doesn't do anything

I have an OpenGL graphics project, a particle system to be exact, and I'm using such effects like an accumulation buffer implemented motion blur, and also using the standard smooth to anti-alias (I ...
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Enable accelerated OpenGL on Windows 8 with NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M

I have a HP EliteBook 8540w with a NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M graphics card. After installing Windows 8 (64-bit), the following graphics driver has been installed: NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M (Microsoft ...
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Why would an application use different amounts of memory on different computers

I have built an application (OpenGL/SDL) which uses very different amounts of memory on different systems: LGA2011/HD6950/16GbRam/W8PRO - 185Mb LGA1155/HD7850/16GbRam/W7PRO - 180Mb ...
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Compiz & Linux compositing: how does it fit into the X architecture? [closed]

Not a really "how to solve stuff" question, but... I was wondering how the modern X architecture works, with compiz & all. What I know about it: in the beginning, there was the X server, ...
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Sync to vblank - Nvidia X Server settings

I've been running an OpenGL application with a significantly low framerate on Ubuntu 12.04. I finally managed to solve the problem by disabling "sync to vblank" from Nvidia X Server settings, although ...