How to verify if the NVIDIA GPU is running when playing a game or run graphic intensive task instead of Intel GPU? 3. How to switch to NVIDIA.
I have an HP laptop with AMD + Intel HD 3000 hybrid ready to turn off the ATI card since I am not going to play any games on Linux.
Owners of Sony, Toshiba, and Panasonic (Toughbook series) laptops are excluded from this guide. The manufacturers of these laptops have In Lenovo Intel graphics is used instead.
Your directly connected product is in sleep mode. See the full instructions. Glad you were able to come to a conclusion with the setup. Close the Intel Graphics Control Panel and right click on the desktop again. HP has released an updated BIOS and AMD Graphics driver to enable Fixed Mode switchable graphics functionality for certain models originally configured with Dynamic Mode switchable graphics. Graphics intensive software, videos, and games run at their optimum settings using the high-performance GPU. This content has been marked as final. The computer uses the power-saving GPU by default for most applications. When an application is configured to use the high-performance GPU, the computer switches graphics solutions when the application is started or closed. You need the Amd intel driver switch to have :DynOff value or amd intel driver switch just :Off is fine. Now everything works perfectly fine. Figure : Catalyst Control Center - Switchable Graphics Application Settings. Sign up using Facebook.