I have a GeFroce 730.
sudo lshw -c display
[sudo] password for aaaaaazzzzzz:
description: VGA compatible controller
product: GK208B [GeForce GT 730]
vendor: NVIDIA Corporation
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:01:00.0
width: 64 bits
capabilities: pm msi pciexpress vga_controller bus_master cap_list
resources: memory:f6000000-f6ffffff memory:e8000000-efffffff memory:f0000000-f1ffffff ioport:e000(size=128) memory:c0000-dffff
After reinstalling the latest Ubunt LTS (20.04), I was pleased to discover that the “nouveau” driver for the XServer could manage the dual screen without a glitch. At least for several hours. Amof after several hours the Xserver froze & restarted (it is like a quick crash with all the graphical apps terminated).
So I added the NVIDIA ppa to my package source … and it poposed several possible drivers. A is was unclear which one I must install, I decide to try to download the driver. After selecting all the appropriate options, it downloaded the
I did not installed it but I selected from the Drivers
The unexpected thing is that it also asked me to install a password
Anyway, I am still with one monitor active ?
How can I enable the second one ?
Starting NVIDIA setup, it seems stuck as it stays EMPTY
Any help would be appreciated !