Downloading Nvidia Drivers

So I have not long ago installed Manjaro XFCE 18.1.5
I am having trouble installing the drivers and keeping up to date with all the new ones.

Can I please have some assistance with correctly installing the nvidia drivers?

Many thanks - Cayden

Could you please describe the problem you are having in a bit more detail?
And please post the output of inxi -Fxxxz in a blockquote.

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Sorry but I don't know what I am doing and that's my bad.
I don't have any issues but I am extremely confused on which package to install.
Also don't know in terms of the Hardware configuration.
(very sorry)
Thanks - xrmxr

Just open Terminal and enter the command @Takie gave you and then post the out of that command here like so.

System:    Host: Secret-Computer Kernel: 5.5.4-1-MANJARO x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 9.2.1 
           Desktop: KDE Plasma 5.18.0 tk: Qt 5.14.1 wm: kwin_x11 dm: SDDM 
           Distro: Manjaro Linux 
Machine:   Type: Desktop Mobo: ASUSTeK model: 970 PRO GAMING/AURA v: Rev 1.xx 
           serial: <filter> UEFI: American Megatrends v: 1001 date: 06/07/2017 
Battery:   Device-1: hidpp_battery_0 model: Logitech Wireless Keyboard serial: <filter> 
           charge: 5% (should be ignored) rechargeable: yes status: Discharging 
           Device-2: hidpp_battery_1 model: Logitech Wireless Mouse serial: <filter> 
           charge: 55% (should be ignored) rechargeable: yes status: Discharging 
CPU:       Topology: 6-Core model: AMD FX-6300 bits: 64 type: MCP arch: Bulldozer 
           L2 cache: 2048 KiB 
           flags: avx lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 sse4a ssse3 svm 
           bogomips: 42153 
           Speed: 1404 MHz min/max: 1400/3500 MHz boost: enabled Core speeds (MHz): 
           1: 1802 2: 1717 3: 1404 4: 1403 5: 4062 6: 4035 
Graphics:  Device-1: NVIDIA GM107 [GeForce GTX 750 Ti] vendor: ASUSTeK driver: nvidia 
           v: 440.59 bus ID: 01:00.0 chip ID: 10de:1380 
           Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.7 driver: nvidia compositor: kwin_x11 
           resolution: 2560x1080~60Hz 
           OpenGL: renderer: GeForce GTX 750 Ti/PCIe/SSE2 v: 4.6.0 NVIDIA 440.59 
           direct render: Yes 
Audio:     Device-1: AMD SBx00 Azalia vendor: ASUSTeK driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel 
           bus ID: 00:14.2 chip ID: 1002:4383 
           Device-2: NVIDIA vendor: ASUSTeK driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel 
           bus ID: 01:00.1 chip ID: 10de:0fbc 
           Sound Server: ALSA v: k5.5.4-1-MANJARO 
Network:   Device-1: Intel I211 Gigabit Network vendor: ASUSTeK driver: igb v: 5.6.0-k 
           port: d000 bus ID: 04:00.0 chip ID: 8086:1539 
           IF: enp4s0 state: up speed: 1000 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter> 
Drives:    Local Storage: total: 4.32 TiB used: 3.10 TiB (71.8%) 
           ID-1: /dev/sda type: USB vendor: A-Data model: SU800 size: 119.24 GiB 
           serial: <filter> scheme: GPT 
           ID-2: /dev/sdb vendor: Samsung model: SSD 850 EVO 120GB size: 111.79 GiB 
           speed: 6.0 Gb/s serial: <filter> rev: 2B6Q scheme: GPT 
           ID-3: /dev/sdc vendor: Western Digital model: WD10EARS-00Y5B1 
           size: 931.51 GiB speed: 3.0 Gb/s serial: <filter> rev: 0A80 scheme: GPT 
           ID-4: /dev/sdd vendor: Seagate model: ST31500541AS size: 1.36 TiB 
           speed: 3.0 Gb/s rotation: 5900 rpm serial: <filter> rev: CC34 scheme: GPT 
           ID-5: /dev/sde type: USB vendor: Seagate model: ST2000LM007-1R8174 
           size: 1.82 TiB rotation: 5400 rpm serial: <filter> rev: 9300 scheme: GPT 
Partition: ID-1: / size: 89.05 GiB used: 45.93 GiB (51.6%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sdb2 
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: 33.5 C mobo: N/A gpu: nvidia temp: 33 C 
           Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A gpu: nvidia fan: 29% 
Info:      Processes: 301 Uptime: 1h 37m Memory: 15.54 GiB used: 5.33 GiB (34.3%) 
           Init: systemd v: 244 Compilers: gcc: 9.2.1 clang: 9.0.1 Shell: bash v: 5.0.16 
           running in: konsole inxi: 3.0.37
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So you are saying you do not know which driver version you ought to pick?

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You could go with the latest NVidia drivers. Your GC is supported by it. That would be the 440.59 package.


Thank you @Takei
I now understand thanks to your instructions.
I have successfully installed the drivers.
Very much appreciated, take care.

  • Cayden

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