Ubuntu 16.10 Nvidia PPA Install

November 28th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Ubuntu 16.10 Nvidia PPA Install

Hello Ubuntu User! The Tip Shows You How-to Add the Nvidia PPA Repository for Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety GNU/Linux Based Systems.

And this Ubuntu 16.10 Nvidia PPA Installation includes most of the Nvidia Drivers.

Finally this Nvidia Ubuntu PPA is valid also for Ubuntu Yakkety Based like:

  • Linux Mint
  • Lubuntu
  • Kubuntu
  • Xubuntu
  • Zorin OS
  • Elementary OS
  • LXLE Linux
  • Linux Lite
  • Bodhi Linux
  • Linux Ultimate Edition
  • Linux Peppermint
  • (You need only find the Corresponding Ubuntu Parent Release.)

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  1. Linux Ubuntu Terminal Tutorial for Beginners:

    Ubuntu Terminal Quick Start Guide
  2. Then Add Nvidia PPA Repository

    sudo add-apt-repository ppa:graphics-drivers/ppa

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution




  3. Next Amend the Repo File

    sudo nano /etc/apt/source.list.d/graphics-drivers*.list

    Change “yakkety” in “xenial”!
    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit ;)

  4. Finally Refresh Apt Repositories

    sudo apt update
  5. Now you should be able to Install Nvidia Drivers for Ubuntu 16.10 thanks to The “Graphic Drivers” Developers!

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