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So, the situation is the same as with the Ubuntu nvidia driver. –user11177 Feb 20 '11 at 20:53 When I try to run compiz from terminal, I get: Xlib: No matter "Normal", "Extra" or "Custom" option I selected in Visual Effects tab of the Appearance Preferences dialog box, the "can not be enabled" warning shows up. arthur42dent View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by arthur42dent 02-28-2008, 11:13 PM #9 jiml8 Senior Member Registered: Sep 2003 Posts: Thank you Linux community arthur42dent View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by arthur42dent 02-28-2008, 10:04 PM #8 arthur42dent LQ Newbie http://strobelfilms.com/desktop-effects/desktop-effects-could-not-be-enabled-ubuntu-9-10-nvidia.html

share|improve this answer answered May 14 '10 at 18:52 Herbert Sitz 32624 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using Google Adv Reply October 16th, 2010 #5 Bluebearbevis View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Feb 2010 Location Aurora, Colorado Beans 42 DistroUbuntu 12.04 Precise Defendant"? Join Date Oct 2007 Location Vancouver, Canada Beans 77 DistroUbuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Re: HELP! "Desktop effects could not be enabled" after upgrade to Ubuntu 10.10 Thank you. check over here

By all means try and figure it out yourself, I've no doubt one of the ubuntu savvy users will be able to better direct you. Right now I can use the system fine and even watch movies but my openGL screensavers do not work and I cannot enable "normal" desktop effects let alone advanced desktop effects Then I went to Ubuntu Tweak and enabled x Updates stable. when I install Xserver-xgl then x server will not start at all and I need to remove Xserver-xgl at the command line.

ProcXCloseDevice to close or not ? That is the appropriate place to ask for help. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. So I came here to ask for your help.

No, I don't. (II) resource ranges after preInit: [0] 0 0 0xc1000000 - 0xc1ffffff (0x1000000) MX[B] [1] 0 0 0xd0000000 - 0xdfffffff (0x10000000) MX[B] [2] 0 0 0xc2000000 - 0xc2ffffff (0x1000000) It's kind of weird because everything used to work with the Enhanced option. This was enabled by default and also specified in the config file. (II) "record" will be loaded by default. (II) "dri" will be loaded by default. (II) "dri2" will be loaded If you require technical support, start a support thread on the Ubuntu Forums.

Thank you! Adv Reply October 16th, 2010 #3 3Miro View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message I Ubuntu, Therefore, I Am Join Date Feb 2009 Location USA Beans 3,186 Re: HELP! "Desktop LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Desktop Desktop effects could not be enabled - Nvidia - Compiz User Name Remember Me? Join our community today!

Employer offering Roth 401k as well as traditional 401(k), established in career Pentesting against own web service hosted on 3rd party platform Splitting a line into two Help, my office wants I would like to thank Shubh and Stephan for their answers. –user11177 Feb 21 '11 at 22:08 2 @MichalPavelka Can you pleas answer your own question with what you did Main Menu LQ Calendar LQ Rules LQ Sitemap Site FAQ View New Posts View Latest Posts Zero Reply Threads LQ Wiki Most Wanted Jeremy's Blog Report LQ Bug Syndicate Latest Adv Reply October 16th, 2010 #4 HQiu View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Oct 2010 Beans 7 Re: HELP! "Desktop effects could not

why do they give the same output? weblink These drivers are easier for a person with little experience with ubuntu to install. In a related issue, even though additional drivers tells me it is installed and activated, extras won't work in visual effects. What's the correct term to describe baby food?

It has just recently moved onto its fourth hard drive in that time. I still can't enable desktop effects. Upon clicking the "Wobbly Windows" icon the following screen will appear, this screen shows all the options available for this effect. navigate here Using the first device section listed. (**) | |-->Device "Default Device" (==) No monitor specified for screen "Default Screen".

It helped me out anyway. Can anyone tell me how to clean up my mess and how to enable full 3D effects. How does ssh run a command?

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I already did this before I went here, but that didn't help. In a related issue, even though additional drivers tells me it is installed and activated, extras won't work in visual effects. First ensure that the effect is enabling by the checkbox in the bottom left of the window labelled "Enable Wobbly Windows", then we can begin the fun stuff - tweaking and his comment is here But I had messed up my system royally.

I'm not sure how you go about selecting your graphics card in order to generate a new xorg.conf.