how to install nvidia Geforce GT630 M graphic card

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revine_preet
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how to install nvidia Geforce GT630 M graphic card

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Hi i have just installed linux mint 13.Before this i have never used linux so for me this enviornment is completely new.
I tried searching on various sites n fourms but was not able to understand any of these so please help me with this.
I want to know to install nvidia Geforce GT630 M graphic card on my laptop.
It is ASUS K53SM
i5 2nd gen
8gb RAM
750 gb HDD
2gb graphic card
thanks..:)
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Re: how to install nvidia Geforce GT630 M graphic card

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Re: how to install nvidia Geforce GT630 M graphic card

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This is an "Optimus" enabled graphic card. Consequently, for a newbie to Linux, it may well be a nightmare to follow instructions on how to get it working?! This may help:

http://geek.co.il/wp/2012/02/19/nvidia- ... untu-12-04

otherwise, you just have to keep searching for Optimus or Bumblebee for solutions.

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Re: how to install nvidia Geforce GT630 M graphic card

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Please install Bumblebee: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Bumblebee
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