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by Ponder
Tue Jul 17, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: KDE
Topic: Mouse and Keyboard Delay at SDDM Login
Replies: 0
Views: 431

Mouse and Keyboard Delay at SDDM Login

My query doesn't seem to fit any specific forum but this is the closest I can find. This problem has been since I installed Mint 18.3 onto an SSD, and continues to this day: now using Mint 19 with KDE, but the problem is at the SDDM login screen. From POST to login screen appearing is about very qui...
by Ponder
Sun Apr 22, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: [SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching
Replies: 11
Views: 1153

Re: Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching

Found time, GT 710 installed, no glitches. It's not as smooth but it'll do for now.
by Ponder
Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: [SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching
Replies: 11
Views: 1153

Re: Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching

Live distro. Proprietary drivers selected and activated by restarting sddm. I think this reinforces the failed card :(
https://photos.app.goo.gl/qcRrAe0PJgMujzej1
by Ponder
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: [SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching
Replies: 11
Views: 1153

Re: Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching

Going to be trying a Live distro when I get time. This has happened at a bad time for me, not going to get a proper chance until Saturday. Might have to squeeze in some diagnostic time tomorrow.
by Ponder
Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: [SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching
Replies: 11
Views: 1153

Re: Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching

Random flashing triangles and black tears over text are the most annoying.
by Ponder
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: [SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching
Replies: 11
Views: 1153

Re: Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching

It started while using kernel 4.13.0-38.

I'm currently leaning towards a hardware failure. I have an older GT 710 I can use while I get it replaced under warranty but I need to be absolutely sure first.
by Ponder
Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Graphics Cards & Monitors
Topic: [SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching
Replies: 11
Views: 1153

[SOLVED] Nvidia Proprietary Drivers - Mint 18.3 KDE Glitching

I have this problem that only started tonight. I've tried updating to the latest kernel (4.15.0-13-generic) and the latest proprietary Nvidia drivers (396) with an Nvidia GeForce GT 730 card but nothing solves the mad glitching that happens constantly. This also happens from the login screen so it's...

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