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It should work, the NVIDIA driver's will not be pre-installed; however, it is a simple matter of downloading the newest version of Envy http://www.albertomilone.com/nvidia_scripts1.html (Default Envy in Mint does not install the latest drivers). This program will automatically install the proprietary drivers for you. Cheers.
Custom-Built comp, Mint for desktop, Windows Vista for gaming, shared data partition for personal docs: AMD x2 4200 2.2ghz MSI 8600GTS stock OCed Asus m2n-e mobo 2x1gb, 2x512mb=3gbs ddr2 800 Seagate 230gb drive