Anyone else get flickering desktop backgrounds and windows periodically on NVIDIA cards in Cinnamon?

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almalino
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Re: Anyone else get flickering desktop backgrounds and windows periodically on NVIDIA cards in Cinnamon?

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fabien85 wrote:
Mon Jun 01, 2020 1:33 pm
ALT + F2
Type "restart" (without quotes)
Press Enter
I have the same issue on 2 monitors and Nvidia 2080ti in Linux Mint 19.3. That solution above solves it.
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Re: Anyone else get flickering desktop backgrounds and windows periodically on NVIDIA cards in Cinnamon?

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LinuxMint 20 resolved the flickering black boxes around windows (and sometimes the windows themselves) on my second display.
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Re: Anyone else get flickering desktop backgrounds and windows periodically on NVIDIA cards in Cinnamon?

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EdgeSync wrote:
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:03 am
Restarting the desktop manager always solves it.

ALT + F2
Type "restart" (without quotes)
Press Enter
Life saver!!!
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