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by greg1292
Wed Mar 30, 2016 15:04
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: nvidia help.
Replies: 9
Views: 896

Re: nvidia help.

I installed the settings in Ringo and it working so 2 things down. Thanks Now I would like to edit Nvidia to allow for 71.928hz timings and a 2450 porch setting. Should I move over to Nvidia website and is this even possible is the question? Would winblows timings inserted work? Then I want to get B...
by greg1292
Wed Mar 30, 2016 4:45
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: nvidia help.
Replies: 9
Views: 896

Re: nvidia help.

Sorry, but I don;t know how to proceed from here. But before I leave you in the capable hands of somebody else who understands your issues, did you get a graphical interface when you rebooted? Or, did you have to revert back to xorg-x11? No graphical interface but reinstalled driver and no more tea...
by greg1292
Wed Mar 30, 2016 2:17
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: nvidia help.
Replies: 9
Views: 896

Re: nvidia help.

If the reboot results in a black screen, you can get to a terminal with key combo ctrl + alt + f2 and login as root. Then give this command" eselect opengl set xorg-x11 That should get you back to where you started from (graphical interface) You may have to reverse the blacklisting of nouveau too.....
by greg1292
Wed Mar 30, 2016 1:20
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: nvidia help.
Replies: 9
Views: 896

Re: nvidia help.

g-pc g # echo blacklist nouveau >> /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf
g-pc g # eselect opengl set nvidia
Switching to nvidia OpenGL interface... done

All I need to do is reboot and should be good to go? Or is there something I missed?
Thanks for the insight.
by greg1292
Tue Mar 29, 2016 21:48
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: nvidia help.
Replies: 9
Views: 896

nvidia help.

Nvidia control center is what I need to access but do not posses the knowledge to
use the command line correctly. 16.04 and have read but am still unsure. Have a gtx-770
and say's Nvidia is installed beta? A little guidence is needed. Thanks