Installation and Configuration Instructions

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Minimum Software Requirements
3. Installing the NVIDIA Driver
4. Installed Components
5. Configuring X for the NVIDIA Driver
Restoring the X Configuration after Uninstalling the Driver
6. Frequently Asked Questions
7. Common Problems
8. Known Issues
9. Swapping graphics cards
10. Specifying OpenGL Environment Variable Settings
11. Configuring AGP
12. Configuring Multiple Display Devices on One X Screen
13. Configuring GLX in Xinerama
14. Configuring Multiple X Screens on One Card
15. Configuring TV-Out
16. Support for the X Resize and Rotate Extension
RandR Support
RandR 1.1 Rotation Behavior
Output Properties
DisplayPort 1.2
Known Issues
17. Configuring a Notebook
18. Programming Modes
19. Configuring Flipping and UBB
20. Using the X Composite Extension
21. Using the nvidia-settings Utility
22. Configuring SLI and Multi-GPU FrameRendering
23. Configuring Frame Lock and Genlock
24. Configuring SDI Video Output
25. Configuring Depth 30 Displays
26. Addressing Capabilities
27. NVIDIA Contact Info and Additional Resources
28. Acknowledgements