Install / Uninstall NVIDIA Driver 334.21 On Ubuntu / LinuxMint

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In this Tutorial I will tell you how to install the Latest stable version of NVIDIA Graphics driver 334.21 On Ubuntu 13.10 / 13.04 / 12.10 / 12.04 LTS and also LinuxMint 15 / 14 

This Version 334.21 released on 03rd March 2014 released with a fix of 10 bugs and little fixes.and also added support to 4 GPU's
  • GeForce GTX 750 Ti
  • GeForce GTX 750
  • GeForce GTX 745
  • GeForce GTX TITAN Black
Installation steps:

Step 1: Remove the Older version of Nvidia driver before installation
sudo apt-get purge nvidia*
Step 2: Reboot the system

Step 3: Download the Nvidia Driver 334.21

  • For 32bit click HERE
  • For 64 bit click HERE 

Step 4: switch to command prompt and stop the running Graphics session

For Ubuntu
  • sudo service lightdm stop
  • sudo service gdm stop
For LinuxMint
  • sudo mdm stop
Step 4: Give execute permissions to the installer
sudo chmod 755
Step 5: Install the Nvidia 334.21 driver
sudo ./
After success full installation reboot the system 

For Uninstalltion of Nvidia driver 334.21
sudo --uninstall
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  1. I got as far as the reboot after purging nvidia*. Result: an endless stream of error messages from nouveau, "unknown interrupt 0x44000000".