View Full Version : [ubuntu] Installing nvidia Drivers

August 24th, 2010, 02:38 AM
I recently managed to uninstall the drivers to my nvidia GeForce 8500 GT, and I would obviously like to reinstall them. Upon reboot ubuntu gave me the error warning, and I selected revert to original graphics settings. I tried installing the drivers the way I originally did; select a higher desktop effects setting, and it offered to install appropriate drivers. now when I go to do that, it simply says that it cannot enable them. Some help would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks in advance!

August 24th, 2010, 02:50 AM
Go to System, Administration, Hardware Drivers and select the Nvidia driver.

August 24th, 2010, 02:52 AM
There is no hardware drivers selection. it goes disk utility and then language support....