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Debian 8 NVIDIA Proprietary Driver

Debian 8 NVIDIA Proprietary Driver

Today, I will show you how to install Nvidia proprietary drivers on your Debian 8 Jessie. Theses drivers can be used for GPUs from GeForce 6xxx through 7xx series. 1. Identification First you need to identify your video card. To do that, open Terminal and type:

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AMD/ATI Proprietary Driver (7700)

AMD/ATI Proprietary Driver (7700)

Identification The AMD/ATI graphics processing unit (GPU) series/codename of an installed video card can usually be identified using the lspci command. For example: $ lspci -nn | grep VGA 01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. [AMD/ATI] Barts PRO [Radeon HD 6850] [1002:6739]