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im tryin to install nvidia driver in tty2 and everytime i execute it it starts to unpack and says x server is running, ive been looking aourn and tried sudo ...
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    killing x server


    im tryin to install nvidia driver in tty2 and everytime i execute it it starts to unpack and says x server is running, ive been looking aourn and tried sudo killall gdm, sudo /etc/init.d/gdm stop


    HELP ME PLZ

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    Have you tried to install Driver through Hardware Drivers option in Menu?
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    ok got it

    ok i installed the drivers successfully and still no go, i mean i plug the monitor in and theres nothing , what do i do to make the computer to send video to the video card? and not the motherboard?

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    With Ubuntu, I found Envyng to be the way to go when configuring video. See this for more. There is a GTK frontend for Envyng, but it is large and the command line usage is mindlessly simple. Once installed:
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    ...and you're off. A great tool to configure video in Ubuntu.
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    u added an adiditional video card right?? may be u got to change some bios settings ....

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