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Desktop doesn't load [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 yesterday and today when I try to login my desktop interface doesn't load. I only see my wallpaper and my one icon (steam) on it, but I don't see left/top taskbars. Please ...
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Catalyst 12.8 doesn't support Kernel 3.5, Catalyst 12.9 doesn't support my videocard [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10 Radeon HD 2000, 3000, 4000 on 12.10 Quantal: fglrx (legacy) 12.6 unsupported, what to do? I know there is a some open ...
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Ati Radeon 4200 HD Drivers on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10 I searched a lot for the good solution, but none seems to work on 12.10 for this graphical card. Is there someone yet ...
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Waiting for required medium software center [duplicate]

I'm trying to install the proprietary AMD drivers through Software Sources. I tick the box for fglrx-updates, and it says applying changes and fills 10% of a progress bar. It then sites there for ...
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X broken after upgrading with an ATI Radeon card [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can’t install ATI proprietary drivers in 12.10 I have an amd64 system with an onboard Radeon HD4250 video card. After upgrading, unity fails to startu due to xorg ...
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What is the correct way to install proprietary ATI Catalyst Video Drivers (fglrx) directly from AMD?

I am planning on doing a fresh install of Ubuntu and want to know what is the correct way to install ATI Catalyst Video Driver? There are multiple valid answers for this question spanning over ...
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How do I get AMD/Intel Hybrid Graphics drivers to work?

On Ubuntu 12.04 my Sony Vaio VPCSE with Intel® HD Graphics 3000 and AMD Radeon™ HD 6630M worked fine with the Catalyst Control Center version 12.6. Also the switching between integrated and discrete ...
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Unity missing? Can't see top or side panels [duplicate]

I just removed some effects using ccsm, switched to the AMD proprietary driver, rebooted and after I log in, the unity panel is no longer there. If I hit the windows key or the alt key, nothing ...
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Radeon HD 2000, 3000, 4000 on Ubuntu 12.10 and higher: fglrx (legacy) unsupported, what to do?

After upgrading to 12.10 quantal, the packaged version of fglrx no longer works. I discovered that this is because there is a separate 'legacy' fglrx driver for the HD 2k-4k series cards, but it is ...
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6answers
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High temperature in a AMD Radeon HD4000/3000 series after upgrade

I was running 12.04 with Unity 3D for 6 months; my laptop ran almost silently and cool enough to hold on my lap with ~4 hours of battery life. I updated to 12.10 and switched to the Gnome 3 Shell. Now ...
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ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics install fails, how can I resolve the problem? [closed]

I want to activate ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics driver (post-release update), but there is a problem during installation. It says: Sorry, installation of this driver failed. Please ...
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How to force ubuntu to re-check for graphic drivers?

Everything was working perfectly fine on my ubuntu machine since I installed it almost a week ago... until this morning. My computer has been running slow all day, particularly the dash (and I mean ...
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How to improve battery life on a HP Pavilion dv6?

I've installed Ubuntu 12.10 a few days ago and I have only been able to get up to one hour of battery life. When running Windows 7 I get up to 3-4 hours. My screen is ultra bright, even though the ...
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1answer
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Proprietary drivers ATI Radeon HD in Ubuntu 13.04 don't work

I have a HP dv7 Pavillion with AMD/Intel hybrid graphics. The AMD is a Radeon HD 6370m, totally supported by AMD. I want to run with proprietary drivers to properly play games. I've already rigorously ...
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Ubuntu fails to load after installing fglrx

I am using a Toshiba Satellite notebook with Xubuntu 12.10 x86_64. Just now, I installed the fglrx package to be able to use the propriety drivers for my graphics card. However, once I rebooted after ...

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