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[ubuntu] 64 bit nvidia driver display issue

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http://ubuntuforums.org – I installed Ubuntua 12.10 today on my Asus G73SW-A1. The graphics card in it is an Nvidia GeForce Gtx 460M, so I downloaded the linux drivers for it and installed them. Before I installed them, the default video driver let me view the screen in 1920 x 1080 resolution, now after this I'm stuck with 1024 x 768 or 800 x 600. I also can't see side bar, or the top bar now. When the package was installing it said something like disabling nouveau in order to continue and gave me errors about KDMS or something. I'm not sure what to do to fix this, it really has me annoyed because I can't bel (Hardware)