Nvidia GTX 1660 Fedora 29 Driver – How to Download & Install

March 19, 2019 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing

  1. 3. Stopping X

    Then to Stop X Server & Go to Runlevel 3

    Killing Fedora UI
  2. 4. Accessing Target

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

    cd ~/Downloads

    (Or when downloaded with Firefox maybe instead into /tmp/mozilla*)
    To Verify that it’s there List the contents with:

    ls .
  3. 5. Installing

    Installing GTX 1660 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…
    And Eventually to Configure the X Server after Setup run:

    nvidia-xconfig

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