How-to Install Nvidia GeForce 10 375.39 Driver on Linux Mint 64bit

February 28th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Nvidia GeForce 10 Driver Linux Mint Installation

Hello Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the NVIDIA GeForce 10 Series Display Driver 375.39 for Linux Mint amd64 GNU/Linux Desktops.

NVidia Supported Graphical Cards:

  • NVIDIA TITAN X (Pascal)
  • GeForce GTX 1080
  • GeForce GTX 1070
  • GeForce GTX 1060
  • GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
  • GeForce GTX 1050

The GeForce 10 Series Driver Installation on Mint is Simple and Involves only the Execution of some Shell Commands.

Most noteworthy: following the Nvidia Recommendations should be better to use this NVIDIA Linux Graphics Driver from the Ubuntu Nvidia Drivers Repository.

Especially Relevant: if on a Mac Mint UEFI System then Before Follow instructions on How to Prevent Blank Screen Issue.

Finally with nvidia-settings Tool you can configure Brightness, Gamma, XVideo attributes, Temperature, and OpenGL.

How-to Install Nvidia GeForce 10 Series Driver on Mint - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Linux Mint 18 Nvidia Driver Install - Open Terminal
  2. How to Install Nvidia Linux Mint Repository

    Linux Mint Nvidia PPA Setup

  3. Then Check for the Available Nvidia Drivers

    sudo apt search nvidia-graphics-drivers*
  4. Find the Right Nvidia Driver for Your Graphics Card

    Nvidia Drivers LookUp

    Take Note of the Driver Release EG: 387.xy!

  5. Finally to Install the Right Nvidia Linux Mint Driver
    For Instance to Install the currently Latest one:

    sudo apt install nvidia-graphics-drivers-387 nvidia-settings

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