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Can`t change laptop disiplay adapter (Nvidia instead of intel hd graphic)

Tags:
  • diplay problem
  • Intel
  • nvidia gt 525m
  • intel hd 3000
  • Dell Inspiron N5110 R15
  • Laptops
  • change display adapter
  • Nvidia
  • default display
Last response: in Laptop Tech Support
December 7, 2015 5:47:36 AM

Hi all!

I have a big problem. I already search the entire internet for the solution but I just got the same solution. Nothing.
I can`t change the laptop (Dell Inspiron N5110 R15) built in display adapter. The default is Intel HD Graphics 3000 and i want to use the Nvidia GT 525M. I already tried to change the global setting in the Nvidia control panel and set the Nvidia as the default graphic processor but it won`t change the display adapter. Also reinstalled the windows (win 10) 3 times got the same result. Updated every driver, tried to disable intel, uninstall etc. I know the laptop is not using the Nvidia one because I checked it with GPU-Z the dedicated card was always on 0% usage. Nothing worked. Anyone had the same problem before?
Ps. The Nvidia card is working. If i`m using external display with HDMI cable it`s controlled by the Nvidia.

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December 7, 2015 9:15:45 AM

Did you get the drivers from nVidia or Dell? If nVidia, remove those drivers and install the ones from Dell. If you still can't get the nVidia drivers working properly, contact Dell for support.

This issue comes up often when going from Windows 7 or 8 to 10, is that your case also? Did this start after a Windows 10 upgrade?
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December 7, 2015 10:11:53 AM

hang-the-9 said:
Did you get the drivers from nVidia or Dell? If nVidia, remove those drivers and install the ones from Dell. If you still can't get the nVidia drivers working properly, contact Dell for support.

This issue comes up often when going from Windows 7 or 8 to 10, is that your case also? Did this start after a Windows 10 upgrade?


I already tried the driver from dell and the updated on from nvidia, even beta and previous versions. Before this I used Windows 7 with same problem. Somehow it worked with the nvidia card but I don`t know how and why. (Win 10) But yes maybe I should try Dell support.
EDIT: Win 10 latest update
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