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Uninstalled Nvidia 340xx, nitrogen and other applications won't launch

this is what i have

01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: NVIDIA Corporation G98M [GeForce 9200M GS] [10de:06e8] (rev a1) (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company GeForce 9200M GE [103c:360b]
Physical Slot: 1
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 29
Memory at d2000000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16M]
Memory at c0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M]
Memory at d0000000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=32M]
I/O ports at 5000 [size=128]
Expansion ROM at 000c0000 [disabled] [size=128K]
Capabilities:
Kernel driver in use: nouveau
Kernel modules: nouveau

hopefully i posted this right…

You sure you installed the nvidia-340xx driver? Nvidia drivers usually blacklist nouveau but it’s still loaded on your end.

Try

rmmod nouveau
modprobe nvidia
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thats after i uninstalled nvidia 340xx thats the output
i will try rmmod nouveau modprobe nvidia tomorrow

In the future can you please specify things like this in the initial post, it avoids confusion.