downloaded this file NVIDIA-Linux-x86-96.43.11-pkg1.run
next step would be to type in and execute sh NVIDIA-Linux-x86-96.43.11-pkg1.run
but I get this error
ERROR: You appear to be running an X server; please exit X before installing. For further details, please see the section INSTALLING THE NVIDIA DRIVER in the README available on the Linux driver download page at www.nvidia.com.
can anyone help? tried logging out and logged in a session similar to Terminal, but I get the same error.
You have to stop GDM before you start the installer. Therefore, everything must be carried out in the console: 1. Press CTRL+ALT+F1 and key in your login credentials. 2. Enter this command to stop GDM:
Does the missing window border occur with Firefox only or with all applications?
You might want to play with the 'Workarounds' plugin in CCSM (Control Center > Advanced Desktop Effects Settings > Workarounds). Try to switch it on if turned off or switch it off if turned on. Generally, disabling the "Legacy Fullscreen Support' option within the aforementioned plugin would get rid of window border glitches.