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Monitor shows up as unknown on a Dell D630

Am a newbie on ubuntu and have tried to get my graphics working with ubuntu oneiric without success. My Monitor is Unknown I have installed all Ubuntu preffered drivers but nothing has changed yet. My ...
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Ubuntu Software Center rendering glitch with NVIDIA drivers

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 in my HDD, after that I had some problems because I couldn't boot Ubuntu and the pc booted with Windows instead. (Dual boot screen didn’t appear). I solved this through boot ...
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How do I install fglrx?

How can I install the fglrx driver nativly in Natty. With support of the new xserver which is used in Natty?
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Display cuts off launcher, everything's blurry, Hulu choppy, system slower than Vista [closed]

Just installed 12.10 64bit. Display cuts off launcher, every thing's blurry, Hulu choppy, overall the system is slower than Vista. I'm guessing it's a GPU problem? I have a GeForce 9300M, but the ...
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From where can I install my nVidia drivers? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install extra drivers? Additional Drivers tool in Ubuntu 12.10? I have read here and here that I should be able to install drivers. So I'm finding the ...
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GNOME Shell is simply Gnome Classic. What am I doing wrong?

I am trying to introduce my friend to the amazing that is GNOME Shell. So I opened a terminal and ran sudo apt-get install gnome-shell and all went apparently well. After restarting, on the login ...
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Install drivers

I'm currently using Ubuntu 12.10 64bit alongside with Windows 7 Professional 64bit on a custom hardware desktop PC, and I've noticed that I don't have the correct drivers for Ubuntu, since I'm ...
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Major problem with Nvidia drivers

Since I decided to use Ubuntu -yesterday- I've been struggling with the drivers. It isn't recognizing my optical disc drive nor my video card, a Nvidia 8500gt. For the matter, here's how I ...
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How do I get firmware for Broadcom 4306?

IT reads that I have Broadcom 4306 but firmware is missing.
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Wireless network says no firmware and so I can't connect to the Internet

I am running 12.04 LTS alongside Windows 7. When I boot into Ubuntu, it says that there is no firmware for a wireless network, and it shows "no wireless network" and I can't connect to the Internet. ...
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How do I activate the Broadcom wireless driver? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install a graphics or wireless card driver? I have downloaded the drivers that are supposed to fix my wireless problem. The problem is the instructions do not ...
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Will Ubuntu install necessary drivers for my Computer?

I am planning on installing ubuntu removing the existing windows vista. My question is, will ubuntu detect my hardware and install the necessary drivers ?
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Why is my display getting garbled?

I recently installed the latest Ubuntu version 12.10 on my USB stick and booted my laptop with it. The OS runs just fine and as expected but there are a few niggles though! Sometimes when I start a ...
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Where is the “additional drivers” dialog? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I install extra drivers? where is the "additional drivers" dialog in Ubuntu 12.10? I can't find it in the dashboard.
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Nouveau GPU lockup error while updating [closed]

Installed Ubuntu, updates installed. Clicked in the search lens, then the It hung there for about 15 minutes and then got out, :

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