Category Archives: graphics

My way of resolving screen (video) tearing with Nvidia on Linux Mint for multi-screen monitors

Screen tearing typically occurs when you are running a proprietary NVIDIA driver under Linux and running XFCE, LXDE, MATE or other desktop environments that are not running a compositor such as Compton. So here is my script. Here’s how to … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Home Media Center

I love Raspberry Pi!!! I just can’t get enough!!! I bought yet another one of these little guys for my home theater system, and this one is going to be wireless. Gone are the days of having big racks of … Continue reading

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How to install Nvidia drivers for your Nvidia card. Linux Mint | Ubuntu

Go into Terminal and enter: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ubuntu-x-swat/x-updates then sudo apt-get update and finally, sudo apt-get install nvidia-current Then go to Software Manager > Software source > Additional Drivers the choose the latest Nvidia driver. Then do a cold reboot. … Continue reading

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How To Install Nvidia Graphics Drivers In Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Terminal: Terminal Commands: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa sudo apt-get update >>To install 346.xx drivers (Still in Beta) Terminal Commands: sudo apt-get install nvidia-346 nvidia-settings >>To install 343.xx drivers (Stable) Terminal Commands: sudo apt-get install nvidia-343 nvidia-settings >>To install 340.xx drivers (Stable) … Continue reading

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