Nvidia display setting is not available error

Hi , I have a laptop (Lenovo Y580) and Today I opened the Nvidia control panel, and has error :



(same but my laptop is gtx 660m)


How can I fix this?
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  1. Hi :)

    Reinstall the Nvidia driver from LENOVO website...NOT from Nvidia...

    All the best Brett :)
  2. Brett928S2 said:
    Hi :)

    Reinstall the Nvidia driver from LENOVO website...NOT from Nvidia...

    All the best Brett :)


    The above may work, and has worked for others.

    I recommend you install both the Intel and the NVidia drivers though.

    *I also suggest you inquire if your laptop allows the drivers from NVidia to work as the ones from Lenovo are almost a year old. Probably not.

    **If you ever reinstall Windows from scratch normally you can use the drivers from the NVidia site (I did so). The following is from the LATEST DRIVERS: http://www.nvidia.com/object/notebook-win8-win7-winvista-64bit-314.07-whql-driver.html

    "Notebooks supporting Hybrid Power technology with Intel chipsets are not supported (NVIDIA Optimus technology is supported)."

    So it sounds like you CAN use the 2013 drivers, though likely ONLY with a fresh Windows install. It may be worth TRYING the latest drivers anyway, they either won't install or you'll get issues in which case you can simply remove them.
  3. photonboy said:
    The above may work, and has worked for others.

    I recommend you install both the Intel and the NVidia drivers though.

    *I also suggest you inquire if your laptop allows the drivers from NVidia to work as the ones from Lenovo are almost a year old. Probably not.

    **If you ever reinstall Windows from scratch normally you can use the drivers from the NVidia site (I did so). The following is from the LATEST DRIVERS: http://www.nvidia.com/object/notebook-win8-win7-winvista-64bit-314.07-whql-driver.html

    "Notebooks supporting Hybrid Power technology with Intel chipsets are not supported (NVIDIA Optimus technology is supported)."

    So it sounds like you CAN use the 2013 drivers, though likely ONLY with a fresh Windows install. It may be worth TRYING the latest drivers anyway, they either won't install or you'll get issues in which case you can simply remove them.



    I try but nothing...
  4. bnot said:
    I try but nothing...


    Hi :)

    There is a NVIDIA REMOVAL tool on Nvidias site....

    Use that FIRST...

    Then the drivers from Lenovos site...

    All the best Brett :)
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