Apr 10, 2014

How to find NVIDIA drivers for Ubuntu 13.10?

I’m trying to get an Nvidia GeForce GT425M graphics card to work on a Dell XPS L401X running Ubuntu 13.10. Where can I find the proper drivers?

How to Install the Latest NVIDIA 331.20 Driver in Ubuntu 13.10

"The installation of new NVIDIA drivers can be a problem sometimes, especially if you are not accustomed to the way things usually work on a Linux operating system.

This is where this tutorial will come in handy, to help regular users benefit from the most recent NVIDIA drivers, 331.20.

There are just a couple of ways of installing the NVIDIA driver on an Ubuntu system: the easy way and the hard way. The easy way is also the most straightforward, but it requires a working Internet connection. This method will also introduce you to the beautiful world of PPAs."

 Here is a link to the Ubuntu driver how-to page with a linked list of drivers and instructions. It should help you get things sorted out.  



If you don’t mind going closed source, here is a link to the unified Nvidia drivers. 


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