Chapter 21. Using the nvidia-settings Utility

A graphical configuration utility, nvidia-settings, is included with the NVIDIA FreeBSD graphics driver. After installing the driver and starting X, you can run this configuration utility by running:

    % nvidia-settings

in a terminal window. nvidia-settings requires version 2.4 or later of the GTK+ 2 library.

Detailed information about the configuration options available are documented in the help window in the utility.

For more information, see the nvidia-settings man page.

The source code to nvidia-settings is released as GPL and is available here:

If you have trouble running the nvidia-settings binary shipped with the NVIDIA FreeBSD Graphics Driver, refer to the nvidia-settings entry in Chapter 8, Common Problems.