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Ubuntu: Ubuntu 20.4 installing NVIDIA drivers breaks built-in audio on laptop

On a new laptop I couldn’t get the external HDMI monitor to work with the nouveau drivers, so I installed the NVIDIA drivers (version 440). The NVIDIA drivers worked perfectly and the external monitor could be configured, but it didn’t take too long to notice that the built-in audio wasn’t working. Audio would only play‚Ķ Read More »