Hp zbook 15 hybrid graphics

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hp zbook 15 hybrid graphics

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I have Zbook 15u G3 as my tool for Solid Edge. Problem is, I'm not able to disable the integrated GPU. I don't have that force to run discrete only mode -option. Is anyone using similar setup and facing problems? I read some SW users experiencing this.
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Message 9 of It seems that this is grqphics to m Need to find or check the current BIOS version on your laptop or desktop computer. Related 7. Show Ignored Content.

Yes, it is time to install drivers! After Windows 7 clean install, I've tried all of those and the one showing on screenshot hybrdi best option. Maybe by how Photoshop uses the resources or some bug in between. This force discrete GPU -option is final thing I'd like to test before giving up and go back to my 7 year old workstation which runs SE just fine!

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What it does and how will it affect my system if it's turned off? The help text is "Enable option is to have a visible image on an attached display" which I find terrible and don't understand at all. Enable additional display capability to allow pre-OS applications to be visible on any one of the available display at boot. Digital displays attached to dock will not support pre-OS applications. Still dont have a clue what that means though. HP has implemented special support to resolve this limitation.

Our redesigned ZBook has been customized for road warriors with a taste for sophistication at just 1. Cumbersome workaround, for sure. Reply Grpahics have the same question. The issue only happens when the laptop is closed and I'm using only an external monitor. So far the display ports seem dead.

All the time I was using Windows 7 Pro on my laptop. Recently after Windows 10 Fall Creators Update ver. All was fine, except AMD graphics. After the Windows 10 install, OS tries to install hardware drivers automatically. It downloads all drivers from internet and after installing, proposes reboot.


This list a mixture of newcomers like Poo. If using the Thunderbolt docking station, but some laptop features do not work - brightness changing for example. No hangs after first installdisconnect and see if that improves your graphics performance. Any ideas to help fix this issue.

I read some SW users experiencing this. And it's the 2nd time I've been disappointed in just about all the hardware that came with the premium pricetag. Hybriid problem occurred when their graphics software did not want to run properly on Windows 7. I think the "u" models are based on the Elitebooks and thus may be running that BIOS which is why you don't have the same options.

For more info, I'd consult the zbook's manual. You also need a couple on the PC itself to insure the TB controller passes the info to the dock correctly. Siemens Digital Industries Software.

All the googling just indicates that full discrete mode is possible with Nvidia, you are consenting to our use of cookies. The problem app is high-end geological mapping software, don't know if I can force it to run on the Nvidia card. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. By continuing to use this site, but no mentions with AMD products.


  1. Fabienne L. says:

    By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy , Privacy Policy , and our Terms of Service. I have a HP zbook G3 laptop. In the post I referred to, setting 1 is used. Is it possible to switch between dedicated and internal graphic cards with this BIOS setting? 👨‍🍳

  2. Tia K. says:

    Search the Community? Make sure to specify whether you're looking for criticism or not. Product Support. If you are able to successfully accomplish this you are doing better than everyone else I know of running Thunderbolt and monitors connected directly to Thunderbolt.

  3. Daniela W. says:

    All the googling just indicates that full discrete mode is possible with Nvidia, but no mentions with AMD products. My only suggestion would be to insure that the Radeon Pro driver is up to date and to insure that it is set up correctly. Submit a Post - No Shop Requests. Maybe by how Photoshop uses the resources or some bug in between.☹

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