I can't install driver nvidia

Asked by JOSHEP009 on 2012-11-16

I need you help.

i can't install nvidia driver. When i run the script,(NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-310.19.run) this send me a mistake and said than i need configure a file nvidia-installer. Even among non-graphical mode.
Someone can help me to configure my video card
My video card is Geforce GT 525M

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Can you give the output of:

sudo lshw -C display; lsb_release -a; uname -a; dpkg -l | grep nvidia


N1ck 7h0m4d4k15 (nicktux) said : #2

This latest driver of nvidia you can install it from a PPA here in launchpad.


PLEASE READ the description before you add it .

First remove any Nvidia driver

~$ sudo apt-get purge nvidia-*
~$ sudo apt-get install linux-headers-generic
~$ sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop
~$ sudo rm /etc/X11/xorg.conf

Then add the PPA and install the 310.19 driver

~$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa
~$ sudo apt-get update ; sudo apt-get upgrade
~$ sudo apt-get install nvidia-current nvidia-settings
~$ sudo nvidia-xconfig



JOSHEP009 (pepe-charly-22) said : #3

Ammm !!!
NikTh your solution don't give me a good answer, because the screen is desconfiguro.
But thanks for you answer

JOSHEP009 (pepe-charly-22) said : #4

actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666)
With your answer. Only had a description of my video card and didn't know doing after ... xD.
But thanks ... xD

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