Updating nvidia chipset
I personally have not run into a situation where chipset drivers suffered from conflicting drivers, they usually just get overwritten.
If you take your time and install them properly, they should not give you issues.
Functionality, stability, and increased performance. AS a rule of thumb, dont mix different dates of driver packages.
Install chipset first (just my personal preferrence) reboot if required, install Graphics drivers, reboot if required.
If you have a previous version of graphics drivers installed, un-install them before installing the updated drivers.
The only way to get video output back is to force restart the computer. Meaning restarting again or shutting down and starting again, same issues ?
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD, Samsung 850 EVO 250GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD, Crucial MX100 512GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD, Crucial MX100 512GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD, Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA No, after force restarting, everything seems to work normally, no more black screens.
If your computer has multiple GPU cards from different manufacturers, update the drivers for each of the cards installed with your computer.
The following tutorial will guide you through all steps required to install VGA NVIDIA driver on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Linux.
Ubuntu 14.04 / 13.10 / 13.04 / 12.10 users, Run the following command in the terminal and type the password for the user when prompted.
: This procedure guides you to update the device drivers for the video adapter being used.
Switching from the built-in Windows drivers for your video card to the official NVidia or ATI/AMD drivers will make a world of difference, and keeping them updated can yield huge speed gains.