Issue with NVIDIA card

David Fletcher dave at
Mon Jan 20 18:25:24 UTC 2014

On Mon, 2014-01-20 at 16:35 +0200, Georgi Kourtev wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have new installation of 12.04 with all updates on a PC with NVIDIA video 
> card.  Before upgrading to KDE 4.11 the graphic worked fine.  After the upgrade 
> the resolution after login is always incredibly low and one should move it to 
> more decent one (like 1280x800 or more).  The issue is that the setting is not 
> kept after loging out or restart.
> On that computer none of the NVIDIA proprietary drivers were installed, as I 
> am not sure which one of the six listed should be used.
> Any suggestions? thanks.
> gk

When I had problems with my low power, silent, fanless nvidia card, I
replaced it with a £20, low power, silent, fanless ATI card, and my
problems went away.

Depends on the price you paid for your nvidia card, I suppose. I paid
very little which is exactly what it ended up being worth to me.


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