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Old 08-26-10, 12:13 PM   #5
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Default Re: how to install nvidia drivers on ubuntu 64-bit 10.04

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Originally Posted by Sean_W View Post
Make sure it's activated in the "Hardware Drivers" and then just reboot.
Where is "hardware drivers"? When I searched for that term in "Ubuntu Software Center", it displayed something called "jockey" (and lots more apps) and asked whether I want to install it. Is this what you mean?

Woops, I guess not. I found "Hardware Drivers" under another desktop menu. But when I selected that, it only showed the old 173 driver, plus another one called "current" (with 173 being marked active/installed). However, that entry gave no indication what version it corresponded to (not very helpful). Fortunately, after I selected it and rebooted, I appear to have the new driver working. Thanks!
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