[ubuntu-za] How To install nvidia drivers on Dell XPS L502X in Ubuntu 11.10?

Mpho Langa percylanga at gmail.com
Thu Jan 12 09:26:52 UTC 2012

On 2012/01/12 11:20 AM, Navdeep Singh Sidhu wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I had purchased Dell XPS L502x with windows 7 64-bit. recently i 
> installed Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit on it. But i'm unable to use 3d 
> accelration on it. i had already installed nvidia drivers using 
> additional driver support in ubuntu. But still not working. i had 
> downloaded Nvidia drivers for my Nvidia geforce gt 540m card and tried 
> to follow other available tutorials but still unable to install it. 
> can anyone help me please?
Have a look at this:

more pointers here:

Happy linuxing,

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