Nvidia graphics card fell short after upgrade to 10.10

After updating to 10.10, my system is incapable to start in regular setting as a result of troubles with graphics drivers. The laptop computer (hp dv9500) boots just in failsafe, reduced resolution graphics setting. Below is the message from the log:

[    67.427] (II) LoadModule: "nvidia"
[    67.427] (II) Loading /usr/lib/xorg/extra-modules/nvidia_drv.so
[    67.428] (II) Module nvidia: vendor="NVIDIA Corporation"
[    67.428]    compiled for 4.0.2, module version = 1.0.0
[    67.428]    Module class: X.Org Video Driver
[    67.431] (EE) NVIDIA: Failed to load the NVIDIA kernel module. Please check your
[    67.431] (EE) NVIDIA:     system's kernel log for additional error messages.
[    67.431] (II) UnloadModule: "nvidia"
[    67.431] (II) Unloading /usr/lib/xorg/extra-modules/nvidia_drv.so
[    67.431] (EE) Failed to load module "nvidia" (module-specific error, 0)
[    67.431] (EE) No drivers available.

What I attempted to do currently:

sudo apt-get purge nvidia*
sudo apt-get install nvidia-current
modprobe nvidia
FATAL: module nvidia not found.
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2019-05-18 21:42:23
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Download the exclusive drivers from here. To run it, switch over to runlevel 1 making use of sudo init 1, after that visit from a console and also run it with sh NVidia*.run.

When it asks whether to run nvidia-xconfig, select "Yes". Reactivate and also you are excellent to go.

Keep in mind: you could require to run it once more after every kernel upgrade.

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2019-05-21 06:13:13
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