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Skyrim (Steam Play) not detecting my graphics card

Discussion in 'General Linux' started by DevynKo, Jan 30, 2019.

  1. DevynKo

    DevynKo New Member

    Jan 11, 2019
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    When I launch skyrim, the launcher only shows my onboard graphics, and doesnt show my AMD graphics card. It launches but runs unbearably slow. Anyone have a fix?

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  2. wizardfromoz

    wizardfromoz Super Moderator
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    Apr 30, 2017
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    G'day @DevynKo :)

    Can you give us the output from Terminal of

    inxi -G

    Mine looks like this

    In many machines with dual graphics, the rig will use the onboard Intel unless it detects that it needs to use the proprietary graphics. I do not know if that is the case with Steam.

    You could go to Software & Updates, choose Additional Drivers and see what is there. If it does not list your AMD, then you may need to download a proprietary driver.



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