How to Install Latest Nvidia Drivers on Ubuntu

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11 Responses

  1. Abdullah says:

    When i run “lsmod | grep nvidia” command, it didn’t return anything. What should i do?

  2. Eagle says:

    After you get past the black screen, how do you install the driver right?

  3. Scott Petrack says:

    Then install the latest stable nvidia graphics (which is nvidia-387 at the time of writing this article)

    What do I do, please, to find the latest stable nvidia graphics driver at the time which is moments before I install it (which is months later that the time of writing this article, and will at some point be years later).?

    Perhaps there’s some sort of apt-get search command which will return all packages with nvidia in their name?


  4. xABBAAA says:

    some time ago, while I was working more with Windows there was one interesting thing …

    It was like when one tries to remove some programs that it has chosen, and then to remove them, but that wasn’t the real thing due to the fact that you coudn’t try the same programs again and again and again… I didn’t try this, my friend told me.

    Here you have the purge… me like it a lot….

  5. Michael says:

    I am running Debian Stretch 9.3, for me “sudo apt update‘ did not work.

    I got “Updating from such a repository can’t be done securely, and is therefore disabled by default.

    I had to use “sudo apt-get update“.

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