Ubuntu Help updating intel GMA 950 driver

all, I have an Acer Aspire 5630 laptop with Intel GMA 950 graphic card and I wanted to update this driver to the latestI tried searching and entered the intel website, they mentioned that they had a linux driver but with lots of confusing instructions which are really complex for a new user like me ...

Ubuntu Intel gma 4500 mhd on laptop help

I am using a Toshiba with intel gma 4500 mhd gfx card, i can run some effects in Kubuntu 10.04, like transparent windows and present screen,etc. but they are all a little bit choppy ( especially on non kde apps ). Is it just that the drivers for linux are bad or the card cant handle the top notch ef ...

Intel GMA 500 Trouble

I am having trouble with the Intel GMA 500 graphics, they work, but they are very slow and choppy. I am on Ubuntu 8.10 currently. Not only are the graphics choppy, but I can only use 1024x768 resolution. Can someone please help me with a fix or point me to a linux distro that will work out of the bo ...

Ubuntu ATI x1300 vs intel GMA 3100

IBM laptop t60 Integrated ATI x1300vsIBM laptop t61 integrated Intel GMA 3100GLX gearsATI x1300 == 2500+fpsIntel gma 3100 == 1150+ fpsChromium BSU (game)Both run right at 50fpsWhich is better? In glxgears ati beats the crap out of the Intel but in a game they run about the same. Does any one know of ...

Ubuntu help: Intel GMA X3100 GM965

I am newbie on Linux.I have set up Ubuntu 8.04 on Lenovo T61 7658.It looks like Ubuntu works quite well on T61,I did not have any trouble to install drivers sperately.But, now I have two problems, Probably, both problems are from video card Intel GMA X3100 GM965.But I don't know how to get them fixe ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA or nVidia 7050?

I am looking to upgrade my motherboard in order to support more memory. Which integrated graphics would offer better driver support for Linux: Intel GMA G31 / G43 or nVidia 7050? ...

Ubuntu Blurry projector image with Intel GMA

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu and Linux so I'm going to be pretty useless without explicit instructions. I could really use some help getting this projector to work with my notebook. Here are the details:Acer Aspire 5315-2681 notebookIntel GMA 965 adapterUbuntu 10.04.1 (Lucid)Not sure what resolution the ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 4500MHD: HDMI on TV goes black

I am using a samsung r510 laptop. Its graphic processor is an integrated Intel GMA 4500 MHD, with a hdmi output, which is connected to a 22'' TV and works 95% perfectly (sound and video). And here is my BUT: when connected to the TV (1680x1050 resolution, without cloning), every couple minutes it go ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA X4500 3D Performance Questions

What's performance on this 3D chip like on Linux compared to Windows? My experience with the radeon driver in a Radeon 9000 was that it was slower than it's Windows counterpart, I'd like to know whether the same is true for the Intel GMA chip. ...

Ubuntu Compiz stopped working on Intel GMA X3100 after uninstalling KDE 4.1

So, when I first installed Ubuntu, my Intel GMA X3100 worked out of the box, I didn't have to do anything.I decided to try KDE 4.1 this past week, so I installed it via apt-get using the instructions on the Kubuntu website. Apparently Aptitude is the preferred method. Oops.I decided KDE wasn't for m ...

Ubuntu Switchable GPU for Thinkpad W500 (Intel GMA 4500MHD + ATI FireGL v5700)

I recently acquired a Thinkpad W500 and am attempting to get Linux Mint 10 (Ubuntu 10.10) working with the switchable GPU interface (allows dynamic switching between the "integrated" Intel GMA 4500MHD and "discrete" ATI FireGL v5700). From what I've been able to tell the latest k ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 500 Driver

Hello, I have the current Acer Aspire One 751h and it was chipped with Intel GMA 500 And I was wondering if any one knew if there is a new good driver out there for Ubuntu 9.10 I currently run Netbook Remix of Ubuntu and I'm pretty new to Linux only used it for 2 weeks. ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 950 onboard video not being friendly

guys, im completely new to linux, and have found myself a little stumped on getting it to recognize all of my hardware. The computer I have Ubuntu 9.0.4 installed on a desktop with the intel 945GC chipset. I really dont think its recognizing, or otherwise using, the integrated gpu at all (intel GMA ...

Ubuntu How to determine installed video driver (re: Intel GMA 965)

I am pretty good with computers as far as windows goes, but am brand new to the world of linux. I just installed Ubuntu 8.10, and mostly everything is going fine, but I have a few questions.In windows, I was able to open up device manager to see which device driver I was using for each hardware comp ...

Ubuntu Slow 2D on Dell E6500 (Intel GMA 4500HD)

I just got a new laptop, a Dell E6500 with Intel GMA 4500HD graphics and the 1920x1280 display and have installed Ubuntu 8.10 on it.It worked fine out of the box, got the full 1920x1280 resolution and glx rendering seems to enabled.However the video performance is horrible. I've searched the archive ...

Ubuntu no 3d Support on Intel GMA 950 onboard-card

I have been using an Nvidia card on this desktop ever since installing Ubuntu on it.I decided to remove the Nvidia card in favor of the on-board Intel GMA 950 card (the nvidia card was noisy, the intel card is supposed to have an opensource driver)Now, Ubuntu does not "detect" the video ca ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA does not work properly

I have been using an Nvidia card on this desktop ever since installing Ubuntu on it.I decided to remove the Nvidia card in favor of the on-board Intel GMA card (the nvidia card was noisy)Now, Ubuntu does not "detect" the video card properly. While I can see it in lshw output, I have no 3D ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 950

guys, i bought a new laptop, hp with intel GMA 950 build in graphic card.It is said that intel generally supports linux, has any of you had any experience with the above card?Kind ...

Ubuntu Lenovo T61 with Intel GMA X3100 GM965 DRI/Dual Head

I just bought a Lenovo T61 laptop with the Intel GMA X3100 GM965 video card. By and large, everything works on the laptop and I love it. The only thing I'm having trouble with is getting the VGA output to work in a dual-head configuration and getting 3D acceleration to work. I've searched the forums ...

Ubuntu New Dell Inspiron 17" : Intel GMA or ATI ?

I'm about to configure a new 17" Inspiron on Dell's website. I will be using it primarily for Ubuntu (or Kubuntu, still not decided on that) but will be running Windows 7 on a second partition. For graphics, I can choose between integrated Intel graphics (GMA 4500MHD) or an ATI card (Radeon HD4 ...

Ubuntu Dell Mini 9 with Intel GMA 500, does it work?

I have ordered a Dell Mini 9 - finally Dell is selling them here in the Netherlands, though they only sell the Windows XP version... :( I intend to put Ubuntu on it myself.On the order confirmation that I received today I see that they are putting an Intel GMA 500 graphics chip in my Mini 9, instead ...

which is better for ubuntu: nVidia GeForce 8400M GS 128 MB or Intel gma x3100

hi, im new to ubuntu and decided to buy a new laptop.ive checked various sites and i decided on what im gonna get but i dont know which of either graphic cards ( nVidia GeForce 8400M GS 128 MB or Intel gma x3100)i should get.im currently using intel and happy.but its not enough for gaming so i thoug ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA - will more memory help?

I did a fresh re-intall of Ubuntu 7.10 - this is via the Linux Format UK magazine that has a tweaked version. Basically it installs KDE as well and you can pick it from "Choose session" at log in. I've been playing with the GNOME and KDE setting.I have Intel GMA 910 (yes, I know) with 512 ...

Ubuntu Intel 915 chipset - Intel GMA 900 graphics

I' getting rather poor video performance on my new PC with integrated Intel GMA 900 graphics, video playback stutters and windows can't be dragged smoothly (they're followed by traces of the window's border).I've been searching the internet for information on how to set up Linux/X for use with Intel ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 3100 DRI

I have a Dell Optiplex 755 with dual monitors (Intel GMA 3100). From what I understand, DRI is not working for the Intel Xorg drivers in virtual resolutions greater than 2048 x 2048. My monitors are 17 inch LCDs so, the combined resolution exceeds that.I was wondering if there is fix for this? I cou ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 3100 Drivers

I've a new mobo with Intel G33 Express Chipset.http://www.intel.com/products/chipsets/G33/index.htmThis chipset provide an embeded graphic solution , the INTEL GMA 3100.I'm under kubuntu feisty and I've tried the 2 drivers provided by ubuntu ( intel and i810 ) but no one work with my card. (they are ...

Ubuntu Dual-Head on a Fujitsu T4210 w/ Intel GMA 950

Alright, I've been working on this for a good two or three days straight. I've been scouring these here forums, and the internet in general for all sorts of help. I've found many people with similar setups that resolved it, but when I try what they did it's no dice for me.My Setup:Fujitsu T4214 (Man ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 950 3D slower than in other OS

I have an intel centrino core duo laptop at 1.83GHz, equipped with intel GMA 950. My problem is that:[kmarc][gilgamesh][~][$] glxgears -printfpslibGL warning: 3D driver claims to not support visual 0x5b4338 frames in 5.0 seconds = 867.580 FPS4519 frames in 5.0 seconds = 903.620 FPS4521 frames in 5.0 ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 950 - Max Video Ram Possible?

I was given a Dell E1405 with the Intel GMA 950 graphics chip. I've been able to get all of the major stuff running (wifi, correct resolution, etc). But I can't seem to figure out how to increase the memory allocated for the integrated graphics chip. Can anyone here help? If it's of any consequence, ...

Ubuntu Doom 3 & intel gma 950

I've a problem with Doom 3 on my Vaio vgn c2s (intel gma 950 128 ram). Black traces appear, event all the options in the advanced options are low (they appear as soon as I move the mouse in the beginning of a level). Is there a problem with the linux drivers ? There is a screenshot : http://pix.nofr ...

Ubuntu World of Warcraft on Intel GMA 950?

I was wondering if anyone has tried running WoW with on a laptop with an Intel GMA 950 graphics card. It should work well on XP, but I am not sure the Linux drivers are as good for the GMA 950.Anyone have any experiences with this? ...

Ubuntu ASUS pro5dij-sx481/ Intel GMA 4500

I am using ubuntu 10.04 since last week, last 2 years I was using fedora and I was very satisfied with it. I bough a new laptop - ASUS pro5dij-sx481 with a video card Intel GMA 4500М. Generally speaking, everything is cool - resolution, colors etc., but from time to time, sometimes once per da ...

Ubuntu Direct rendering with Intel GMA 45000MHD

I recently bought a laptop with switchable graphics, and i managed to disable the dedicated graphics chip as i only need good graphics performance in windows (for games). However i would like to be able to run Unity 3D on the Intel GMA 4500MHD chip, but it seems that direct rendering is not enabled. ...

Intel GMA 3150 Driver Installtion On Kubuntu 10.04

and Good Job to all My dear friends.I'm a new Linux user From "Iran" and my English Lang. is very bad:D (Sorry for this).I Have a Samsung N148 Netbook and I Install Kubuntu 10.04 on this.The main (and big) problem is My Graphic card (it is Intel GMA 3150) and I am not know about VGA instal ...

Ubuntu Videostream is stuttering/Intel GMA 500 HD

I'm new to Linux, not all that technically inclined, have installed Ubuntu 11.10. My notebook is a Fujitsu Lifebook A530, which has an Intel GMA 500 HD Graphic Card. 2 GB RAM, 250 GB Harddisk, 32 bit system. This is not a distribution problem, I tried 10.4 before and had the same issue. Some videos ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 3150 performance

Hi. I recently bought intel motherboard D525MW with dual core cpu d525 and intel GMA 3150 graphics card. I wanted this hw as a replacement for my "old notebook NAS, torrent, web server for private use". I was curious about the performance of this hw on some desktop distribution. I was surp ...

Ubuntu Are the Intel GMA 3150 graphic chipset drivers installed automatically well?

I tried out glxgears and it seems to run well. I tried out the fps game nexuiz, and when an enemy bot got close to me the game lagged pretty badly, even when I set the graphics to 640x480 with 16 bit colors.I tried running GTA Vice City in Wine, and the game lags like hell, the textures appear plain ...

INTEL GMA 900 Issues Please HELP!!!!

there I am doing a setup at a friend;s place. All the machines over there are having the Intel P1915GLM motherboards with the onboard intel GMA 900 graphics card. When ever we issue the command startX the system reboots, even if we run setup and choose X Setup it reboots. During the installation als ...

Intel GMA 4500MHD good for gaming ?

Intel GMA 4500MHD integrated video card on laptops become so popular these days. There are so many laptops using that video card.I have 1 question, is it good for gaming ?How about the performance ? ...

What does "Up to 1244mb Mobile Intel GMA 4200m" mean?

I have purchased a new laptop, Acer Aspire 5738z a year ago. Since the second month of using it, I wondered why the maximum Graphics Memory in Use is 128 MB... Am I misunderstanding what "up to 1244mb Mobile Intel GMA 4500m" means?Thanks in advance...Quote ... Intel(R) Graphics Media Accel ...

Fedora 10 video Intel GMA X4500

I am trying to install Fedora 10 on Nexlink 3000 Desktopwith Intel GMA X4500installation finished and updated through yumand text mode is only runningtried startx(==) Using config file: "/etc/X11/xorg.conf"(EE) GARTInit: Unable to open /dev/agpgart (No such file or directory)(EE) [drm] drm ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 4500MHD drivers.

I just installed Xubuntu 9.04 to my laptop with Intel GMA 4500MHD gfx. It didn't automatically install drivers to the chipset, and I would like to install them. I downloaded the 2D driver from http://intellinuxgraphics.org/2009Q3.html (Is this the right driver to download?), but I'm total noob to un ...

Intel GMA 950

Is there a way to get the Intel GMA 950 to work better? When I run Google Earth it looks like it's having a seizure.I know how to get graphics acceleration/3d going for nvidia and ati, but I can't figure out how to do it with the Intel GMA 950 on my Acer Laptop running Dreamlinux 2.2 MMGL.Anyone kno ...

Ubuntu Video drivers install (Asus P5KPL-CM/ Intel GMA 3100 onboard video)?

As per the title, I am running Ubuntu (8.04.1) on an Asus P5KPL-CM motherboard, using the integrated Intel GMA 3100 for video. Under ‘screen resolution,’ the highest setting I can choose is 1280 x 800 — but my monitor (Dell UltraSharp) looks best at 1920 x 1200. Is there a step-by-step updating t ...

Ubuntu Will Compiz work on Intel GMA 950?

Well, the title says it all: Will Compiz work on an Intel GMA 950 card? ...

Fedora 10 Preview: Intel GMA owners rejoice!

I've got the Fedora 10 Preview running on my Thinkpad T61, and everything is working great. If you've used Fedora 9 with an Intel GMA X3100, or another distribution with the "old" DRI2 you'll know what I'm talking about when I say that the 3-D performance is sub-par. Fedora 10's "inte ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA G41/43 vidoe driver tuning?

I am trying to find an easy answer that I was not able to find it.I have a Asus 54G43-Pro mobo with Intel GMA G43 video chip on it. It works fine in Ubuntu and using the same display with the same settings, under Maverick in comparison with Lucid, the video is a little more sharp and with more contr ...

ubuntu 10.10 intel gma 500

I have installed ubuntu 10.10 on a asus 1101 ha and the only thing i have not been able to do is to make video output work. I know it`s not supported I have red the wiki but on 9.10 a lot of other things do not work on my laptop one of them being the pulsbo drivers for intel gma 500 not to mention t ...

Ubuntu Intel GMA 3100 and GLX missing on display

Hello. I have a NVIDIA graphic card which became damaged yesterday. I had to remove it and now I'm using my Intel GMA 3100 which came with the motherboard. Everything works fine, but when I try to run a program I made in OpenGL, I get the following error:Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on di ...

intel GMA 4500MHD driver ubuntu 10.10 driver

guys for some reason the drivers for my laptop graphics are not showing up. The laptop I have is Acer 1810T. It has intel GMA 4500MHD graphics. I also have a desktop which has Nvidia 9800GT graphics card and the drivers for that showed up automatically when i went to additional drivers in ubuntu. Ca ...