How-to Install NVIDIA TITAN X Pascal Driver for Linux Mint 18.x 64bit Easy Guide

May 15th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Linux Mint 18.x TITAN X Pascal Driver Installation

Hello Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the Latest NVIDIA TITAN X Pascal Display Driver on Linux Mint 18.x Sarah/Serena… amd64 GNU/Linux Desktops.

The TITAN X Pascal Driver Installation on Linux Mint is Simple and Involves only the Execution of some Shell Commands.

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  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install Nvidia TITAN X Pascal Driver on Mint - Open Terminal
  2. Download Latest TITAN X Pascal Linux Mint Driver

    Get TITAN X Pascal 64bit Driver

    Search for TITAN X Pascal & Linux 64-bit.

  3. Access the Target location
    (Usually Downloads go in the Home folder or the Temporary directory /tmp)

    cd ~/Downloads

    Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe:

    cd /tmp/mozilla*

    To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:

    ls .
  4. Then to Stop X Server & Go to Runlevel 3

    Killing Linux UI
  5. Installing TITAN X Pascal Driver
    First give Execution Permission:

    sudo chmod +x ./NVIDIA-Linux*.run

    Then Execute the Installer with:

    sudo ./NVIDIA-Linux*.run

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    If some Issues then See the Readme file on Bottom…

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