Questions tagged as ['intel-graphics']

Questions about various Intel graphics chipsets and their related drivers. Including: Intel HD Graphics, Iris Graphics and Graphics Media Accelerator.
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DJ Quigley avatar
Purple Screen After Reboot (Post installation)
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I recently installed Ubuntu 20.04.03 on my PC. When I ran the installation, it worked well, initially. However, after I shut the computer off and turned it back on, I get the login screen, I typed my password and it hung on the purple screen. It is just a blank purple screen. I browsed the web and found that it could be the Nvidia driver causing this issue. For this reason, I removed my graphic card and ...

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Cannot extend monitor with daisy chaining
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I wanted to use daisy chaining to connect two monitors to one usbc thunderbolt port (three monitors in total).

In principle it works, but I can only get the second monitor in the chain to mirror the first and not extend it. Neither gnome, nor nvidia-settings recognizes the second display in the chain.

The monitors are all Dell UltraSharp 27, the MST option is activated on both monitors, the error oc ...

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BattleJohn avatar
Wayland with Intel Graphics results in graphical stuttering - is there a solution?
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I've been using wayland with intel 520 graphics and, for the most part, it works excellently. However, I noticed that any hardware accelerated 1080p video playback (VLC,MPV etc) causes stuttering, not just in the video, but on the entire desktop (for instance, pressing super to see programs side by side with be stuttery).

I also noticed that, unlike with XORG, when video is playing played, the gr ...

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Denis de Oliveira Vasconcelos avatar
External monitor - xrandr resolution doesn't work and problem with refresh rate

I'm facing problem with xrandr to set new resolution and refresh rate. I only have the resolution 2560x1440 with refresh rate 33 mhz, if I try to increase the refresh rate I got the error below:

  Error of failed request:  BadName (named color or font does not exist)
  Major opcode of failed request:  140 (RANDR)
  Minor opcode of failed request:  16 (RRCreateMode)
  Serial number of failed request ...
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MMSilva avatar
Second monitor with no signal but VGA is connected, Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS
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I have connected a second screen through VGA, but there is no signal (the 2nd screen is black). I have tried changing the resolution of the second screen, rebooting, etc, nothing is working so far. Help?

Here's the output of xrandr:

Screen 0: minimum 320 x 200, current 2752 x 900, maximum 16384 x 16384
LVDS-1 connected primary 1600x900+0+0 (normal left inverted right x axis y axis) 345mm x 194mm
   16 ...
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Screen flickering on mouse move (Ubuntu 20/21, Lenovo IdeaPad 5i Pro)
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I recently purchased a Lenovo IdeaPad 5i Pro (16IHU6) with the following configuration

  • CPU: i5-11300H
  • GPU: nVidia MX450
  • Display: 2k@120Hz

and I fail to run Ubuntu 20.04/21.10 (to be honest, any Linux so far) on it, without having serious screen issues (both, using the integrated and dedicated graphics card).

Problem Description

The screen flickers and/or flashes when I (1) move the mouse, (2) switch be ...

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Abhishek Ghosh avatar
How to permanently save an xrandr configuration for a monitor even after reboot?
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I have a monitor. The hardware can support 1024x768 at 85Hz. But don't know why my lubuntu system does not detect this highest refresh rate for the resolution mentioned above.

As per this I did the following:

abhishek@abhishek:~$ cvt 1024 768 85
# 1024x768 84.89 Hz (CVT 0.79M3) hsync: 68.68 kHz; pclk: 94.50 MHz
Modeline "1024x768_85.00"   94.50  1024 1096 1200 1376  768 771 775 809 -hsync +vsync
abhishe ...
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Atefe Mehravar avatar
How can I change brightness of display on the zenbook ux325e?
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I just bought an Asus Zenbook UX325E (with intel iris graphic) and installed ubuntu 20 on it but the screen brightness is at 100% and I can not change it, how to set display brightness or reduce it?

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idkprogramming avatar
Ubuntu 21.10 stuttering after fresh install
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I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux with a GUI in general. I just installed Ubuntu on my new Dell XPS 13 2in1 and immediately noticed stutters when scrolling through the Terminal or Firefox. It has an Intel i7-1165G7 with integrated Iris Xe Graphics. I looked around for a bit and tried the method with the 20-intel.conf file in /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d but that didn't work so I'm kinda helpless right now. Any help w ...

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dirk avatar
Screen tearing only in full screen, web rip videos
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When I watch web rip videos on my thinkpad t440p with intel hd 4600 graphics there is screen tearing on the upper part of the screen. This happens only when on fullscreen and the player I use does not seem to matter. There is no problem with browser videos or blu-rays. I tried this Screen tearing in 11.10 with intel graphics Screen tearing in 11.10 with intel graphics but it either did not help or m ...

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Bob B avatar
Lenovo and Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics in Ubuntu 21.10
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I am thinking about buying a new Lenovo laptop which uses the Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics. I am not seeing anything here on that driver and 21.10 and if it works out of the box. I am currently using a laptop with AMD graphics which does not work with 21.10 and no additional drivers are found in software/additional drivers. Is there a list of supported graphics somewhere? Thanks in advance. Bob

Tha ...

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TitaniumJones avatar
NVidia backlight control (Again) Ubuntu 21.04
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Wasn't sure where to post this, so it's in both the forums and also AskUbuntu. Sorry for the cross posting.

Hi, I've been using Ubuntu for about a year now and have just bought a new laptop. I installed Ubuntu once again along side Windoze 11 on separate partitions.

Like previously, the combination of i7 and NVidia GPU results in no backlight control.

Confident I could fix the problem like previously I ...

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Restarting Graphics after switching between onboard and dedicated graphics card
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I am using Intel onboard graphics and nvidia geforce MX130 dedicated graphics card. In some cases I need to switch between the cards during the work on ubuntu 20.04. In Nvidia settings there is a prime profile where my graphics setting can be seen as below.

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  1. But without restarting how can I enable the change done here.
  2. Also here Nvidia(performace Mode) and on demand option is seen. Whats the differen ...
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dMatija avatar
Ubuntu (budgie) 21.10 random freeze
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 Ubuntu (**Budgie**) 21.10 freezes at a random time.
 PC info:
 Host: 81TD Lenovo Yoga C740-15IML
 Kernel: 5.13.0-20-generic 
 CPU: Intel i7-10510U
 GPU: Intel CometLake-U GT2 [UHD Graphics]
 (Mesa Intel® UHD Graphics (CML GT2)

 free -h
               total        used        free      shared  buff/cache   available
Mem:            15Gi       2,7Gi       4,8Gi       631Mi       7,8Gi        11Gi
Swap: ...
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GUI won't start on boot 20.04
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It started with a frozen screen, I rebooted, and can SSH in, but no GUI login.

I see these errors:

#> systemctl status gdm.service:

syslog has:

Process org.freedesktop.systemd1 exited with status 1

If I boot in recovery kernel, the limited GUI shows on screen (HDMI from Intel GPU on motherboard)

# lshw -C display
       description: VGA ...
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user3609058 avatar
Intel Graphics Issue
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I installed Ubuntu on my laptop recently. From the live-usb it runs just fine, but the finished install has graphics issues. The built in screen is constantly slightly fuzzy, the external screens both work fine. It affects the whole screen and starts after grub boot menu. Photo

Laptop: msi ge72 6qf apache pro

CPU: 6700HQ

BIOS: E1794IMS.117

Ubuntu 20.04.3 LTS

Display Manager: X11

I already tried a bu ...

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Weird textures on some screens
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I'm using a computer with Ubuntu 20.04 and Intel HD Graphics 2500 (IVB GT1). It's a work computer, and it's my first time using Ubuntu. When I got it, I noticed that sometimes it shows some weird textures as shown below:

weird texture on a YouTube video

The problem is that it doesn't happen to everything. For instance, the thumbnails on the related videos on YouTube are showing just fine. It usually happens on bigger images, videos  ...

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Paul Jurczak avatar
Erratic management of dual-display configuration on Ubuntu 20.04
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I have two displays connected to my PC with Intel UHD Graphics 630 running Ubuntu 20.04.3. 40" display #2 on HDMI1 port is disabled in configuration, 20" display #1 on DVI-D is my main display. Here is the screen capture:

enter image description here

Here are the problems:

  1. The login dialog is displayed on the disabled display #2
  2. As you can see on the picture, orientation of display #1 is incorrectly shown as Landscape. On the t ...
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Shantanu Bedajna avatar
Screen Tearing on Intel Graphics with Dual Monitor Setup Nvidia and Intel
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Ok i know there are alot answers regarding intel graphics or nvidia graphics screen tearing but i have scoured every thread i could find and here's what i came across (i am using ubuntu 20.04)

My Setup Nvidia Gtx 1050 ti running nvidia 470 latest stable driver running 1080p Monitor

Another monitor is connected through VGA in intel graphics running 1366x1768 both at 60 hertz

Initially both monitors  ...

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kde panel blinks all the time when I move mouse over it fast in kubuntu 20.04
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When I move my mouse fast it causes the panel to blink (rapidly disappears and appears).

When I move the mouse slowly over panel it does not blink.

Probably this is related to render of window contents.

i915 is in use and GLX is enabled.

slava@slava-Aspire-5742G:~$ lspci -k | grep -EA3 'VGA|3D|Display'
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Core 
Processor Integrated Graphics Control ...
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Hardware acceleration chrome+youtube?
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I am having an issue watching hd (720 or 1080) videos on Ubuntu 21.04 fresh install. I get really high cpu usage (50% on all cores) which is pretty high for a 720p vid. I tried watching the same video on vlc (hw acceleration) and it works perfectly fine. I even tried a 4k video and it works fine cpu usage < 20%. Why is chrome consuming so much cpu?

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Here is what I have tried: sudo ...

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Mark Piorecky avatar
Ubuntu 20.04 Freeze on loading screen. Have Intel UHD 620 graphics
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I am running Ubuntu 20.04 and my computer is freezing solid on the login screen. Have to hard reset holding the power button.

Initially, I had Mate 20.04 installed (I believe in April) and it worked great till Aug.

I have since tried several full clean installs (Actually new OS on / and keeping my same personal data on /home). All new installs fail to get past the login screen.

Currently, I am trying U ...

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New to ubuntu, scrolling can be jittery, do I need to update/install video drivers for my card?
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I have two 27" monitors running 2560 X 1440. Resolution is fine, but when I scroll any webpage in any browser, it streaks. The update drivers in the software module didn't show anything new. Intel graphics card btw. Any ideas/tips? I'm not new to ubuntu, been running it on a laptop for awhile, but recently made the switch from windows on my main PC.

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Bob Byerly avatar
Screen flickering and hdmi port not being recognized -- related problems?
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I installed 20.04 on an HP laptop with Intel iris(xe) graphics adapter, dual-booting with Windows. The screen starting flickering after an update. I've read a number of suggestions and none seem applicable to me. I haven't tried Wayland, but it seems to me that the flickering starts before the X server is loaded. What works for me is to boot into diagnostic mode, and then continue to a normal boot.  ...

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Ringo Yu avatar
How to force Intel Graphics instead of Radeon?
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I am struggling to find how to change graphics renderer in ubuntu. My radeon card gives off all kinds of corruptions so I want to change my graphics adapter to Intel Graphics

Here are some outputs:

$ lspci -k | grep -EA3 'VGA|Display|3D'
00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 18)
    Subsystem: Lenovo Core Processor Integrated Graphics C ...
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Andrew Parsons avatar
Switching to modesetting; Light Display Manager fails to start without Intel driver or xorg.conf.d
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I wish to use the modesetting graphics dr-ver instead of the intel graphics dr-ver.


I was only able to get around the automated spam filter by replacing invocations of "driver" with "dr-ver". See this.


My current graphics configuration results in two problems:

  • bizarre graphics flickering and artifacting when using three external monitors connected via a Thunderbolt 3 dock
  • the AM ...
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Intel Iris Xe on Ubuntu 21.04 detects the external monitor but outputs no signal
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I have a Dell Vostro 3400 with Intel Iris Xe Graphics and I can't get my external monitor to work properly. I've installed the driver i915 and Ubuntu detects the monitor, but I get no signal output to my monitor when I try to power it up, my screen just keeps blinking as if the monitor was getting connected and disconnected consecutively.

--- The driver

$ lspci -nnk | grep -A 3 VGA | grep -E "VGA|driv ...
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mobimobi avatar
Error CL_PLATFORM_NOT_FOUND_KHR in running HashCat 5.1.0
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Following up from this post,

I have followed these instructions, including other resources. Here is the error:

dan@dans-ubuntu:~$ hashcat -I
hashcat (v5.1.0) starting...


Result of head /proc/cpuinfo:

head /proc/cpuinfo
processor   : 0
vendor_id   : GenuineIntel
cpu family  : 6
model       : 165
model name  : Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-10900K CPU @ 3.70GHz
ste ...
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Someone 573 avatar
How do I switch between GPUS on Ubuntu?
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One of my laptops (Acer Aspire Timeline 5820TZG) has two GPUs. First the integrated Intel one, and second an AMD Radeon HD. When I'm running Windows, I can use the Amethyst Control Center to switch between cards.

On Ubuntu, I actually don't even know what card is processing my graphics, let alone how to change it. For some programs like OBS, which don't work on Ubuntu at the moment, I'm hoping th ...

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Neto R G avatar
Ubuntu 21.04 crashes/freezes after update
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I just need help to diagnoze what is going on. Here's what I know. Just after updating from ubuntu 20.10 to ubuntu 20.04 everything seemed fine, I updated some plugins and installed again python modules that were missing, just the common ones, numpy, matplotlib, pandas and so on. Nothing weird, except the fact that they were missing. Anyways, I called the day and turn it off, the next day I logged in an ...